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 Brooks County, Georgia   
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Brooks County was created 11 December 1858 from portions of Lowndes and Thomas counties by an act of the Georgia General Assembly named in honor of Preston Brooks.

The county seat is Quitman, Georgia.

Cities and Towns
Barwick -- Morven -- Pavo -- Quitman

Unincorporated Communities:
Barney -- Dixie -- Grooverville

Online Data





Church Histories/Records

County Records

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Website Updates:
1917 Educational Survey of Schools

Adjacent Counties
Cook County, Georgia - northeast
Lowndes County, Georgia - east
Madison County, Florida - southeast
Jefferson County, Florida - southwest
Thomas County, Georgia - west
Colquitt County, Georgia - northwest

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