Coweta County, Georgia

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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Coweta_County,_Georgia|Coweta County]]'' <br><br>  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Coweta County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History  ==
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Coweta County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1826
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| founded date = December 11
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| seat = Newnan
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| building address = Coweta County Courthouse<br>200 Court Square<br>Newnan, GA 30263<br>Phone: 770.254.2690<br>[http://www.coweta.ga.us/ '''Coweta County Website'''] }}
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== Coweta County Georgia Courthouse  ==
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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>
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== Coweta County Georgia History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1826'''--Coweta County was created 11 December 1826 from Creek&nbsp;Indian Lands.&nbsp; '''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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'''1826'''--Coweta County was created 11 December 1826 from Creek&nbsp;Indian Lands.<br>'''County seat:''' Newnan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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== Coweta County Georgia Places/Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Carroll_County,_Georgia|Carroll]]
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*[[Carroll County, Georgia|Carroll]]  
*[[Fayette_County,_Georgia|Fayette]]
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*[[Fayette County, Georgia|Fayette]]  
*[[Fulton_County,_Georgia|Fulton]]
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*[[Fulton County, Georgia|Fulton]]  
*[[Heard_County,_Georgia|Heard]]
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*[[Heard County, Georgia|Heard]]  
*[[Meriwether_County,_Georgia|Meriwethe]]r
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*[[Meriwether County, Georgia|Meriwether]]  
*[[Spalding_County,_Georgia|Spalding]]
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*[[Spalding County, Georgia|Spalding]]  
*[[Troup_County,_Georgia|Troup]]
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*[[Troup County, Georgia|Troup]]
  
== Resources  ==
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== Coweta County Georgia Genealogy Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
==== Maps  ====
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:*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 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22749 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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==== Maps&nbsp;  ====
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==== Marriages ====
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1827-1849; 1885-1886 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycoweta.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Probate&nbsp; ====
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*Wills 1827-1847; 1849-1885; 1885-1910 (abstracts)[http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycoweta.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Will Bk A 1828-1848 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycoweta.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Will Bk B 1848-1892 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycoweta.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual Returns Bk B 1837-1843 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycoweta.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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===== Marriage =====
  
== Web Sites ==
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*'''1827-1871''' - Coweta County Marriage Index 1827-1871. Batch {{IGI|M712601}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/09/Igigeorgiaad.pdf.</ref>
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*'''1852-1872''' - Coweta County Marriage Index 1852-1872. Batch {{IGI|M712602}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1872-1878''' - Coweta County Marriage Index 1872-1878. Batch {{IGI|M712603}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1873-1884''' - Coweta County Marriage Index 1873-1884. Batch {{IGI|M712604}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1884-1895''' - Coweta County Marriage Index 1884-1895. Batch {{IGI|M712605}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1888-1895''' - Coweta County Marriage Index 1888-1895. Batch {{IGI|M712606}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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===== Death  =====
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*'''1859-60, 1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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== Coweta County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Coweta County Georgia Genealogy Websites ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191811&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Coweta&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Coweta|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Coweta/ Coweta County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
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== Coweta County Georgia Genealogy References  ==
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Revision as of 17:48, 1 April 2013

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

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Coweta County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 11, 1826
County Seat Newnan
Courthouse
Address Coweta County Courthouse
200 Court Square
Newnan, GA 30263
Phone: 770.254.2690
Coweta County Website

Contents

Coweta County Georgia Courthouse

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]

Coweta County Georgia History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Coweta County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Coweta County Georgia Genealogy 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

Marriage
  • 1827-1871 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1827-1871. Batch M712601 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1852-1872 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1852-1872. Batch M712602 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1872-1878 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1872-1878. Batch M712603 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1873-1884 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1873-1884. Batch M712604 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1884-1895 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1884-1895. Batch M712605 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1888-1895 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1888-1895. Batch M712606 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Death
  • 1859-60, 1879-80 - Coweta County, Georgia Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Coweta County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Coweta County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Coweta County Georgia Genealogy 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).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/09/Igigeorgiaad.pdf.