Lee County, Georgia

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Lee County was created from Indian lands ceded to the U.S.in 1825. It was abolished in 1826 due to treaty problems and recreated in Dec. 1826 from lands ceded in 1826. The county seat switched between Starkville and Webster until 1872 when it became Wooten Station. The courthouse in Starkville burned in 1858 with all of the county records. Another fire in 1872 destroyed the temporary courthouse in Leesburg.  
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'''1825'''--Lee County was created from Indian lands ceded to the U.S.in 1825. It was abolished in 1826 due to treaty problems and recreated in Dec. 1826 from lands ceded in 1826. The county seat switched between Starkville and Webster until 1872 when it became Wooten Station. It is now Leesburg. 
  
 
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Revision as of 19:09, 23 September 2008

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History

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1825--Lee County was created from Indian lands ceded to the U.S.in 1825. It was abolished in 1826 due to treaty problems and recreated in Dec. 1826 from lands ceded in 1826. The county seat switched between Starkville and Webster until 1872 when it became Wooten Station. It is now Leesburg. 

Boundary Changes

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Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

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Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

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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.

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