Colquitt County Hertiage Book

Colquitt County Heritage Book

The Colquitt County Heritage Book is a  limited-edition, hardbound, professionally published volume of local history. The book was written by the citizens of Colquitt County  under the guidance of The Heritage Book Committee. The citizens of the county and others with roots here worked to combined their family and community historical and genealogical data to create a book that is highly sought-after by genealogists and historians.   The Heritage Book makes an excellent gift for weddings, birthdays, holidays, or other occasions where you want to give a timeless and valuable gift.

The book, published in 2003, contains 754 family histories, 102 military stories, in addition to the histories of local churches and schools. There are sections representing agriculture, medicine, clubs and organizations. community sports, old home places, music and much more. The history of Moultrie and Colquitt County along with the1860  Federal Census, the county's first census, are included.

The book is available in the Odom Library for on site pick up for $75.00. If you would like to have a copy delivered by mail, the price is $82.00. All proceeds go to the Odom Genealogy Library. 

Contact the Library at by phone at (229)985-6540 or email, for more information.


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