Walton County, Georgia

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| county = Walton County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1818
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| founded date = December 15
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| seat = Monroe
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| building address = [[Image:Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]] Walton County; PO Box 585; Monroe, GA 30655-0585;<br> Ph. 770.267.1301<br>  '''Walton County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg]] Walton County; PO Box 585; Monroe, GA 30655-0585;<br> Ph. 770.267.1301<br> Details:  
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[[Image:Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]] Walton County; PO Box 585; Monroe, GA 30655-0585;<br> Ph. 770.267.1301<br> Details:  
  
 
*Pro Ct has m &amp; pro rec from 1819;  
 
*Pro Ct has m &amp; pro rec from 1819;  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1818'''--Walton County was created 15 December 1818&nbsp;from Creek Indian Lands.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Monroe <ref>The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America /,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1818'''--Walton County was created 15 December 1818&nbsp;from Creek Indian Lands.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Monroe <ref>The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America /,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Walton/ Walton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Walton/ Walton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*Georgia Pioneers at[http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
 
*Georgia Pioneers at[http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]

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Online Records


Walton County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 15, 1818
County Seat Monroe
Courthouse
Address
Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg
Walton County; PO Box 585; Monroe, GA 30655-0585;
Ph. 770.267.1301
Walton County Website]

Contents

County Courthouse

Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg
Walton County; PO Box 585; Monroe, GA 30655-0585;
Ph. 770.267.1301
Details:
  • Pro Ct has m & pro rec from 1819;
  • Clk sup Ct has land rec from 1819 & div rec from 1900;
  • Magistrate Ct has ct rec from 1900;
  • Co Hlth dept has b & d rec from 1919)

History

Parent County

1818--Walton County was created 15 December 1818 from Creek Indian Lands. County seat: Monroe [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

  • 1819-1839 - Digital Images of Walton County Wills and Estates 1819-1839 at Georgia Pioneers ($).



Taxation

Vital Records

  • 1885-1886 - Walton County Marriages from Newspapers 1885-1886 at Georgia Pioneers ($).



Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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