Wayne County was created in 1803 from ceded Creek Indian lands and was named after MadAnthony Wayne, a commander from Pennsylvania during the Revolutionay War. The county seat is Jesup, Georgia.
Wayne County Databases Available to Members of Georgia Pioneers
Digital Images of Wayne County Wills (1882-1892)
- Index to Wayne County Wills 1884-1927.
- Index to Wayne County Annual Returns, Book M, 1875-1878.Testators: Sherrod Akins, John Black, Alexander Brutice, James Causey, Christine Prentice, Islam Reddish, John Rumph, John Scott, Mary Trawell and John Umphries.