WILKES COUNTY, GEORGIA HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHIES

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20 Pages, 8.5"x11", Full Name Index, Soft Cover, Reprinted 2001, GA-0225, $3.50

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It is one of the original counties of Georgia, created February 5, 1777. It was named in honor of John Wilkes, a member of the British Parliament who supported the colonial cause. The family sketches were submitted by the families themselves.

 

Example

“Theodorick M. Green, merchant-banker, Washington, Wilkes Co., GA, son of John B. and Elizabeth (Leonard) Green, was born in Wilkes county, GA, May 19, 1846, the seventh of eleven children. ...etc...

 

Surnames Included in this Publication

ADAMS, ANDREWS, ANTHONY, ARMSTRONG

BARNETT, BELL, BENSON, BIDDLE, BOOKER, BOWERS, BOYD, BUCHANAN, BURDETTE, BURNS

CALLAWAY, CAMPBELL, CARRINGTON, CARTLEDGE, CATCHING, CHRISTMAS, CLARKE, CLEVELAND, COLE, COLQUITT, CUNNINGHAM

DOOLY, DOWNS

FOUCHE, FREEMAN

GAITHER, GEORGE, GLENN, GRAVES, GREEN

HARRIS, HEARD, HILL, HILLHOUSE, HOLLIDAY

INNIS

JACK, JOHNSON, JONES, JORDAN

KING

LAMAR, LATTIMER, LAZENBY, LEDBETTER, LOFTON, LONG

MARKS, MATTHEWS, MELTON, MERCER, MINTON, MONGER, MOORE, MOSS

NEAL, NEY

PICKENS, POLLARD, POPE

RHODES, RICHARDSON, RUTHERFORD

SCUDDER, SHEPARD, SIMPSON, SIMS, SINONS, SLATON, SMITH, SPRATLIN, STEPHENS, STOKES

TALBOT, TALIAFERRO, TATE, TERRELL, TORRENCE

VICKERS

WALKER, WALTON, WARE, WELLBORN, WILHEIT, WILKES, WILLIAMS, WILLIAMSON, WINGFIELD, WOLF, WOOLDRIDGE, WOOSHAM, WOOTEN, WRIGHT

ZELLARS

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