Talbot County was formed in December 14, 1827 from Muscogee County. It was named after Matthew Talbot. He was born in Virginia in 1767. He settled in Wilkes County after the Revolution.
Matthew Talbot represented that County in the Georgia Legislature. He was the 30th Governor of Georgia for two weeks. He died at his plantation near Washington, Wilkes County on 17 Sept 1827. Matthew Talbot is buried at Smyrna Church Cemetery in Washington, Wilkes County, Georgia.
Welcome to Talbot County GAGenWeb! I am a proud part of GAGenWeb and USGenWeb.
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I am the county coordinator and my name is Trish Elliott-Kashima. Happy to hear from you with suggestions, ideas, information.
New: January 21, 2018: Wesley Culpepper shared two great bios. One on the Terry family and one on the Marshall County. Thanks Wesley! Also additions to Guardian bonds for 1831, inventories to 1834. Other items
added Jan 13.
Please consider sharing information on your Talbot County ancestors, old photographs, histories, bible records, land records, family
group sheets, etc. I plan to add new
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Our State Coordinator is Linda Blum-Barton
Assistant State Coordinator is Trish Elliott-Kashima
Our Regional Assistant is Suzanne Forte
County Coordinator is Trish Elliott-Kashima
This page was last updated on -01/21/2018
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