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History of Tift County.

by Ida Belle Williams

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Published by J. W. Burke in Macon, Ga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tift County (Ga.)
    • Subjects:
    • Tift County (Ga.) -- History.,
    • Tift County (Ga.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Ed. for Tift County Historical Society.

      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsTift County Historical Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF292.T5 W5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 503 p.
      Number of Pages503
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6039773M
      LC Control Number48028183
      OCLC/WorldCa1881590

      Their nephew, Henry Harding Tift, founded Tifton and Tift County, and Tift College in Forsyth was named for Henry's wife, Bessie, a major benefactor. Later Tifts were not only involved in the continued development of Albany and Tifton but made significant contributions to the economy and civic life of Macon, Atlanta, and other communities. Tifton-Tift County Public Library: Address, Phone Number, Tifton-Tift County Public Library Reviews: //53 TripAdvisor reviews.

      The Tifton-Tift County Public Library is the largest branch of the Coastal Plain Regional Library System which in turn is a member of the PINES consortium. PINES (Public Information Network for Electronic Services) is Georgia’s “borderless library” system that allows PINES card holders free access to books and other materials in Tift County, Georgia Tift County Položaj okruga u saveznoj državi Džordžija Savezna država: Džordžija Sedište: Godina osnivanja Površina: km²: Stanovništvo: () Gustina naseljenosti /km² Veb stranica: FIPS kod:

      Search for Georgia classmates, friends, family, and memories in one of the largest collections of Online Univeristy, College, Military, and High School Yearbook images and photos!   Edmund Harding Tift, brother of Tifton’s founder, Captain Henry Harding Tift, was at the forefront of this effort. The Tift family were vastly successful in the shipbuilding and lumber industries and gave resources and labor to the construction of St. Anne’s, which began in March The Carpenter Gothic sanctuary is clad in curly pine.


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Macon, Ga., J.W. Burke []. The county was created on Augand is named for Henry Harding Tift, who founded Tifton in Tift purchased ab acres of virgin pine timberland there in the wiregrass section of South Georgia, and established a sawmill and a village for his : Georgia.

HISTORY In the mid s, Captain Henry Harding Tift left his home in Mystic, Connecticut for the piney forests of South Georgia to harvest timber for the family shipbuilding business. Little did Captain Tift know that the sawmill he built to prepare the lumber for shipping, and the train tracks that were laid to ship the lumber would be the beginning of Tifton, Georgia.

History of Tift County, Georgia Tift County, organized by act of the legislature on Augand laid off from Berrien, Irwin and Worth counties, was named in honor of Hon.

Nelson Tift, a gentleman prominent in advancing every enterprise calculated to promote the interest of the Southern section of Georgia. Covering an area of square miles in south central Georgia, Tift County was created in from sections of Berrien, Irwin, and Worth counties.

The county was named after Nelson Tift (), who was an instrumental civic and political force in the Albany area. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency History of Tift County.

by Williams, Ida Belle, ed. Publication date Topics Tift County (Ga.) -- History, Tift County (Ga.) -- Biography Publisher Macon, Ga., J. Irwin County Estate Records. Irwin County: Death Dates. Irwin County Guardianship Records. Irwin County Various Other Records.

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Tattnall County Heritage Book Committee, Walsworth Publishing, Inc., KF1 "Once Upon A Time In Tattnall County, Georgia." Written and published by Charles Edward Wildes, People in Tattnall County, lots about the Holland family, but many others too. Lists marriages, children, also has some history of the county, the schools, and.

Tifton Museum of Arts & Heritage Physical Address: Love Ave Tifton, GA Mailing/Billing Address: PO Box Tifton, GA History Of Tift County (georgia) Hardcover – January 1, by Ida Belle Williams (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Ida Belle Williams. founded in by a marine engineer turned lumberman-entrepreneur, Henry Harding Tift, who named the town for his uncle Nelson Tift, a businessman, judge, and congressman.

The clearing of timberlands as a result of lumbering left space for the raising of peaches, grapes, cotton, tobacco, and sheep. History of Tift County. [Ida Belle Williams] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. The County was created on Augand is named for Nelson Tift, founder of the Georgia city of Albany and United States Representative The county seat is Tifton, Georgia.

This county. History of Sheriff's Office John W. Baker E.D. Branch J.M. Shaw J.O. Thrasher J.M. Walker Tom Greer Edd Walker Gary Vowell Tift County, Georgia. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker.

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Tift County vital records can be found at the Georgia Department of Health which has copies for copies of birth and death records since Jancopies of marriage since June 9, to and a Divorce records index since June 9, There is a fee for each copy requested.

The Tift County Recorder of Deeds, located in Tifton, Georgia is a centralized office where public records are recorded, indexed, and stored in Tift County, GA. The purpose of the Recorder of Deeds is to ensure the accuracy of Tift County property and land records and to preserve their continuity.

History of Tift County. The land now comprising Tift County, GA was once the hunting grounds of the Lower Creek Indians. It is the opinion of some historians that these Creeks descended from migrating tribes from the west and were in this area prior to the arrival of Hernando DeSoto in View the Tift County High School yearbook for free, or buy a reprint.

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