Putnam County, Georgia Genealogy

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{{Georgia-stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Putnam County'' <br>  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Putnam County'''<br><br>  
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.putnamcountyga.us/ Putnam County Courthouse]<br> 100 S Jefferson Avenue<br> Eatonton, GA 31024<br> Phone: 706.485.4501&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1807<br>Probate Court&nbsp;has birth records from 1866, marriage and probate<br>records from 1808, death records from 1919 and tax digest 1812-1848<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Putnam 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.putnamcountyga.us/ Putnam County Courthouse]<br> 100 S Jefferson Avenue<br> Eatonton, GA 31024<br> Phone: 706.485.4501&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1807<br>Probate Court&nbsp;has birth records from 1866, marriage and probate<br>records from 1808, death records from 1919 and tax digest 1812-1848<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Putnam County, Georgia. Page 159 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
[[Image:Israel Putnam.JPG|thumb|right|400px]]  
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[[Image:Israel Putnam.JPG|thumb|right|400px|Israel Putnam.JPG]]  
  
 
The county is named after Revolutionary War Major General [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Israel_Putnam Israel Putnam] (1718-1790).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Putnam_County,_Georgia "Putnam County, Georgia,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The county is named after Revolutionary War Major General [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Israel_Putnam Israel Putnam] (1718-1790).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Putnam_County,_Georgia "Putnam County, Georgia,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
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==== Church&nbsp;  ====
 
==== Church&nbsp;  ====
  
&nbsp; Crooked Creek Primitive Baptist Church, Members 1807, 1820, 1824-1826 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyputnam.html Georgia Pioneers]
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&nbsp; Crooked Creek Primitive Baptist Church, Members 1807, 1820, 1824-1826 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyputnam.html Georgia Pioneers]  
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Military&nbsp;  ====
 
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&nbsp; Muster Roll of Brown Rifles,&nbsp; C.&nbsp;S.&nbsp;A. [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyputnam.html Georgia Pioneers]
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&nbsp; Muster Roll of Brown Rifles,&nbsp; C.&nbsp;S.&nbsp;A. [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyputnam.html Georgia Pioneers]  
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate&nbsp;  ====
 
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*Wills, 1808-1822 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyputnam.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills, 1808-1822 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyputnam.html Georgia Pioneers]  
*Wills, 1822-1857 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyputnam.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills, 1822-1857 (abstracts) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyputnam.html Georgia Pioneers]  
 
*Index to Will Book C, 1857-1888 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyputnam.html Georgia Pioneers]
 
*Index to Will Book C, 1857-1888 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countyputnam.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====

Revision as of 16:51, 13 December 2012

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Contents

County Courthouse

Putnam County Courthouse
100 S Jefferson Avenue
Eatonton, GA 31024
Phone: 706.485.4501 

Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1807
Probate Court has birth records from 1866, marriage and probate
records from 1808, death records from 1919 and tax digest 1812-1848[1]

History

Israel Putnam.JPG

The county is named after Revolutionary War Major General Israel Putnam (1718-1790).[2]

Parent County

1807--Putnam County was created 10 December 1807 fromBaldwin County. 
County seat:  Eatonton [3]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church 

  Crooked Creek Primitive Baptist Church, Members 1807, 1820, 1824-1826 Georgia Pioneers

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military 

  Muster Roll of Brown Rifles,  C. S. A. Georgia Pioneers

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), Putnam County, Georgia. Page 159 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. "Putnam County, Georgia," Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).