Newton County, Georgia Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Newton County'' <br>  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Newton County'''<br><br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.co.newton.ga.us/ Newton County Courthouse]<br> 113 Usher Street<br> Covington, GA 30014<br> Phone: 770.784.2000&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce,&nbsp;court and <br>land records from 1822 and miltiary records<br> from 1917<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Newton County, Georgia. Page 159 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.co.newton.ga.us/ Newton County Courthouse]<br> 113 Usher Street<br> Covington, GA 30014<br> Phone: 770.784.2000&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce,&nbsp;court and <br>land records from 1822 and miltiary records<br> from 1917<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Newton County, Georgia. Page 159 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
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==== Marriages ====
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1885-1886 Marriages from newspapers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countynewton.html Georgia Pioneers]
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1885-1886 Marriages from newspapers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countynewton.html Georgia Pioneers]  
  
 
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:*'''1823-1871''' - Newton County, Georgia Will Testators Index (Vols. 1-2) at [http://www.sampubco.com/wills/ga/ganewton01.htm SamPubCo] - free.<br>  
 
:*'''1823-1871''' - Newton County, Georgia Will Testators Index (Vols. 1-2) at [http://www.sampubco.com/wills/ga/ganewton01.htm SamPubCo] - free.<br>  
:*Wills, Book A, 1820-1851 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countynewton.html Georgia Pioneers]
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:*Wills, Book A, 1820-1851 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countynewton.html Georgia Pioneers]  
:*Wills, Book B, 1851-1870 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countynewton.html Georgia Pioneers]
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:*Wills, Book B, 1851-1870 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countynewton.html Georgia Pioneers]  
 
:*Wills, Book C, 1871-1896 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countynewton.html Georgia Pioneers]
 
:*Wills, Book C, 1871-1896 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countynewton.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Newton/ Newton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Newton/ Newton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com&nbsp;Georgia Pioneers]
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 16:30, 13 December 2012

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Contents

County Courthouse

Newton County Courthouse
113 Usher Street
Covington, GA 30014
Phone: 770.784.2000 

Clerk Superior Court has divorce, court and
land records from 1822 and miltiary records
from 1917[1]

History

Parent County

1821--Newton County was created  24 December 1821 from Henry, Jasper and Walton Counties.
County seat: Covington [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1883 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Genealogy

  • G. H. P. Noah Phillips of Newton County, GA. and Litchfield, Conn. His Ancestors and Descendants. Covington, Georgia. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

1885-1886 Marriages from newspapers Georgia Pioneers

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records 

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Newton County, Georgia. Page 159 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).