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Tift County, Georgia
August 17, 1905 Tift County created
  Creation of Georgia Counties
  Tift County, Georgia
February 14, 2000 Tornadoes strike Camilla, Georgia, south of Albany
  Worth County, Georgia
  Tornadoes kill 19 in Southwest Georgia
  Mitchell County, Georgia
  Georgia Tornadoes
  Turner County, Georgia
  Tift County, Georgia
  Colquitt County, Georgia
  Grady County, Georgia
  Decatur County, Georgia

Name derivation:Named in honor of Nelson Tift, successful Augusta businessman who founded the city of Albany. He served in both the state house before the War Between the States and in Congress after. He was also editor of a respected local newspaper.
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Web sites:National Register of Historic Places in Tift County, Georgia
Tift County, Georgia, links
Map of Tift County, Georgia

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