Meriwether County, Georgia Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1827'''--Meriwether County was created&nbsp;14 December 1827&nbsp;from [[Troup_County,_Georgia|Troup ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Greenville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1827'''--Meriwether County was created&nbsp;14 December 1827&nbsp;from [[Troup County, Georgia|Troup ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat:&nbsp;'''&nbsp;Greenville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Coweta_County,_Georgia|Coweta]]
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*[[Coweta County, Georgia|Coweta]]  
*[[Harris_County,_Georgia|Harris]]
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*[[Harris County, Georgia|Harris]]  
*[[Pike_County,_Georgia|Pike]]
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*[[Pike County, Georgia|Pike]]  
*[[Spalding_County,_Georgia|Spalding]]
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*[[Spalding County, Georgia|Spalding]]  
*[[Talbot_County,_Georgia|Talbot]]
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*[[Talbot County, Georgia|Talbot]]  
*[[Troup_County,_Georgia|Troup]]
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*[[Troup County, Georgia|Troup]]  
*[[Upson_County,_Georgia|Upson]]
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*[[Upson County, Georgia|Upson]]
  
 
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== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 14:32, 30 April 2009

United States  > Georgia > Meriwether County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1827--Meriwether County was created 14 December 1827 from Troup County.  County seat:  Greenville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

March 3, 1893 -- Courthouse damaged by cyclone

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

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).