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Guide to Catoosa County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Catoosa County, Georgia
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Founded December 5, 1853
County Seat Ringgold
Address Catoosa County Courthouse
7694 Nashville Street
Ringgold, GA 30736-1799
Phone: 706.965.2500
Catoosa County Website


Catoosa County Georgia Courthouse

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Clerk Superior Court has court and divorce records
from 1853 and land records; Probate Court has marriage
and probate records from 1853[1]

Catoosa County Georgia History

Parent County

1853--Catoosa County was created 5 December 1853 from Walker and Whitfield Counties.
County seat:  Ringgold [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Catoosa County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Catoosa County Georgia Genealogy Resources





Local Histories




Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battles were fought in Catoosa County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Georgia.



  Catoosa County Wills 1874-1880 (digital images) .  See Testators Names. Georgia Pioneers 

  Index to Catoosa County Wills 1874-1961 . Georgia Pioneers  ($)


Vital Records

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

Catoosa County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries 

Catoosa County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Catoosa County Georgia Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Catoosa County, Georgia. Page 152 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)
  4. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)


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