Coweta County, Georgia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Coweta County Courthouse<br> 200 Court Square<br> Newnan, GA 30263<br> Phone: 770.254.2690 <br><br>Probate Court has birth and death records from 1919, <br>marriage and probate records from 1828; Clerk Superior<br> Court has divorce, court and land records from 1828
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[http://www.coweta.ga.us/ Coweta County Courthouse]<br> 200 Court Square<br> Newnan, GA 30263<br> Phone: 770.254.2690 <br><br>Probate Court has birth and death records from 1919, <br>marriage and probate records from 1828; Clerk Superior<br> Court has divorce, court and land records from 1828<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Coweta County, Georgia. Page 154 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 16:39, 8 October 2012


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Contents

County Courthouse

Coweta County Courthouse
200 Court Square
Newnan, GA 30263
Phone: 770.254.2690

Probate Court has birth and death records from 1919,
marriage and probate records from 1828; Clerk Superior
Court has divorce, court and land records from 1828[1]

History

Parent County

1826--Coweta County was created 11 December 1826 from Creek Indian Lands.
County seat: Newnan [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Jones, Mary G. Coweta County Chronicles for One Hundred Years: With an Account of the Indians from Whom the Land was Acquired, and Some Historical Papers Relating to Its Acquisition by Georgia, with Lineage Pages. Atlanta, Ga.: Stein Print. Co., 1928. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps 

Marriages

1827-1849; 1885-1886 Georgia Pioneers

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

Death
  • 1859-60, 1879-80 - Coweta County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Coweta County, Georgia. Page 154 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).