Campbell County, Georgia Genealogy

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== Historical Background  ==
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=== Historical Background  ===
  
 
*Campbell County was formed 20 December 1820 with parts from [[Fayette County, Georgia|Fayette]], [[Coweta County, Georgia|Coweta]] and [[Carroll County, Georgia|Carroll]] counties and half of [[DeKalb County, Georgia|DeKalb]] County which became Fulton County soon afterwards.  
 
*Campbell County was formed 20 December 1820 with parts from [[Fayette County, Georgia|Fayette]], [[Coweta County, Georgia|Coweta]] and [[Carroll County, Georgia|Carroll]] counties and half of [[DeKalb County, Georgia|DeKalb]] County which became Fulton County soon afterwards.  
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*For records, see Fulton County, Georgia.
 
*For records, see Fulton County, Georgia.
  
== References  ==
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=== Resources  ===
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Probate
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  Campbell County Wills 1831-1908 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycampbell.html Georgia Pioneers]
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  Index to Campbell County Annual Returns Book B 1843-1851 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycampbell.html Georgia Pioneers]
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  Index to Campbell County Annual Returns Book D 1854-1858 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycampbell.html Georgia Pioneers]
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  Index to Campbell County Will Book B 1863-1922 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycampbell.html Georgia Pioneers]
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  Index to Campbell County Will Book C 1923-1933 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycampbell.html Georgia Pioneers]
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==== Vital Records  ====
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:*'''1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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=== References  ===
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*Kenneth K. Krakow, ''Georgia Place Names'' (Macon, Ga.: Winship Press, 1975) ({{FHL|975.8 E2k}}), 33. [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1482211 WorldCat entry].
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*T. S. Arthur and W. H. Carpenter, ''History of Georgia: From Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time'', Lippincott's Cabinet Histories of the States, Georgia (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1858). ({{FHL|6117226}}) {{FSbook|90671}}
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*Ellis Merton Coulter, ''A Short History of Georgia'' (Chapel Hill, [N. Car.]: Univ. of N. Car. Press, 1933) ({{FHL|975.8 H2ce}}). [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1280557 WorldCat entry].
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*Clark Howell, ''History of Georgia'' (S.l.: S.J. Clarke, 1926) (Book {{FHL|975.8 D3hc}}; Film {{FHL|1000159}}). [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1648247 WorldCat entry].
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==== Websites  ====
  
*Cabinet Histories, Georgia History and Georgia, T. S. Arthur &amp; W. H. Carpenter; pub. Philadelphia, 1858
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&nbsp; [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/ Georgia Pioneers]
*History of Georgia, Robert Preston Brooks; pub. New York, 1938
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*A Short History of Georgia, E. Merton Coulter; pub. Raleigh, 1933
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*History of Georgia, Clark Howell; n.p., 1926
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*George Place Names, Kenneth K. Krakow; pub. Macon, Georgia, 1975
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*History of Georgia:Biographical, several volumes; pub. Chicago, 1926
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[[Category:Fulton_County,_Georgia]] [[Category:Campbell_County,_Georgia]] [[Category:Milton_County,_Georgia]]
 
[[Category:Fulton_County,_Georgia]] [[Category:Campbell_County,_Georgia]] [[Category:Milton_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 17:57, 29 October 2012

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Historical Background

  • Campbell County was formed 20 December 1820 with parts from Fayette, Coweta and Carroll counties and half of DeKalb County which became Fulton County soon afterwards.
  • Original county seat was Campbellton, but after the Atlanta & West Point Railroad built through Fairburn, the county seat was transferred to Fairburn.
  • Northwest part of the county became Douglas County 17 October 1870.
  • Along with Milton County, Campbell County ceased to exist and merged with Fulton County 1 January 1932.
  • For records, see Fulton County, Georgia.

Resources

Probate

  Campbell County Wills 1831-1908 (abstracts) Georgia Pioneers

  Index to Campbell County Annual Returns Book B 1843-1851 Georgia Pioneers

  Index to Campbell County Annual Returns Book D 1854-1858 Georgia Pioneers

  Index to Campbell County Will Book B 1863-1922 Georgia Pioneers

  Index to Campbell County Will Book C 1923-1933 Georgia Pioneers

Vital Records

  • 1859-60, 1869-70, 1879-80 - Campbell County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

References


Websites

  Georgia Pioneers