Primary Sources

This section is still under construction. This section will provide a links and lists of published primary sources related to the Wiregrass Region.

Pre-1870 Deed Records:

The abstracting of these records are part of project to create a highly detailed map of the Wiregrass before the Civil War.

Georgia:

The deed record abstracting uses abbreviations to code the original survey county for each deed. Those county codes are:

  • A - Appling County
  • B - Baldwin County
  • Ca - Carroll County
  • Ch - Cherokee County
  • Co - Coweta County
  • D - Dooly County
  • E - Early County
  • F - Fayette County
  • G - Gwinnett County
  • Hb - Habersham County
  • He - Henry County
  • Hl - Hall County
  • Ho - Houston County
  • I - Irwin County
  • L - Lee County
  • Mo - Monroe County
  • Mu - Muscogee County
  • R - Rabun County
  • T - Troup County
  • Wl - Walton County
  • Wy - Wayne County
  • Wi - Wilkinson County


Biographic accounts: