Baker County, Georgia

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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1825'''--Baker County was created 12 December 1825 from [[Early_County,_Georgia|Early ]]County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Newton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1825'''--Baker County was created 12 December 1825 from [[Early County, Georgia|Early ]]County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Newton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Calhoun_County,_Georgia|Calhoun]]
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*[[Calhoun County, Georgia|Calhoun]]  
*[[Decatur_County,_Georgia|Decatur]]
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*[[Decatur County, Georgia|Decatur]]  
*[[Dougherty_County,_Georgia|Dougherty]]
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*[[Dougherty County, Georgia|Dougherty]]  
*[[Early_County,_Georgia|Early]]
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*[[Early County, Georgia|Early]]  
*[[Miller_County,_Georgia|Miller]]
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*[[Miller County, Georgia|Miller]]  
*[[Mitchell_County,_Georgia|Mitchell]]
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Revision as of 04:26, 30 May 2009

This article is about a southwest Georgia county. For other uses, see Baker.
United States  > Georgia > Baker County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1825--Baker County was created 12 December 1825 from Early County.  County seat:  Newton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1925 and 1929 -- Courthouse flooded and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).