Coweta County, Georgia Genealogy

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'''1825'''--Coweta County was created from Indian lands ceded to the U.S.in 1825. Coweta was abolished in 1826 due to treaty problems, but recreated in December of 1826 from lands ceded that year. '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Newnan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1825'''--Coweta County was created&nbsp;from Indian lands ceded to the U.S.in 1825. Coweta was abolished in 1826 due to treaty problems, but recreated&nbsp;11&nbsp;Dec&nbsp;1826 from lands ceded that year. '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Newnan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 01:54, 27 October 2008

 United States  > Georgia > Coweta County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1825--Coweta County was created from Indian lands ceded to the U.S.in 1825. Coweta was abolished in 1826 due to treaty problems, but recreated 11 Dec 1826 from lands ceded that year. County seat:  Newnan [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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).