Walton County, Florida Genealogy

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Revision as of 22:16, 10 February 2011


Walton County, Florida
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Map of Florida highlighting Walton County
Location in the state of Florida
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Location of Florida in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 29, 1824
County Seat De Funiak Springs
Courthouse
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Contents

Quick Dates

Washington County's civil records start the following years:

Marriage Court Census Land Probate
1885  1886   1830 1886  1882 

County Courthouse

[[Image:
Walton_Hist_Dist_crths01.jpg|thumb|right|350px|Walton County Courthouse ]]

History

Parent County

1824--Walton County was created 29 December 1824 from Escambia County.
County seat: De Funiak Springs [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.  %±
1830 1,207
1840 1,461 21.0%
1850 1,817 24.4%
1860 3,037 67.1%
1870 3,041 0.1%
1880 4,201 38.1%
1890 4,816 14.6%
1900 9,346 94.1%
1910 16,460 76.1%
1920 12,119 −26.4%
1930 14,576 20.3%
1940 14,246 −2.3%
1950 14,725 3.4%
1960 15,576 5.8%
1970 16,087 3.3%
1980 21,300 32.4%
1990 27,760 30.3%
Source: "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau.












Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).