Walton County, Georgia Genealogy

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{{Georgia-stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Walton County'' <br>  
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<p><span class="fck_mw_template">{{Georgia-stub}}</span>&#160;<i><a href="United States">United States&#160;</a> &gt; <a href="Georgia (state)">Georgia</a>&#160;&gt; Walton County</i> <br>
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<h2> County Courthouse  </h2>
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<p><img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/6/62/Walton_County%2C_Georgia_Courthouse.jpg" _fck_mw_filename="Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg" _fck_mw_location="right" _fck_mw_width="200" _fck_mw_type="thumb" alt="Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg" class="fck_mw_frame fck_mw_right" style="width: 200;" />&#160;Walton County; PO Box 585; Monroe, GA 30655-0585; Ph. 770.267.1301 Details: (Pro Ct has m &amp; pro rec from 1819; Clk sup Ct has land rec from 1819 &amp; div rec from 1900; Magistrate Ct has ct rec from 1900; Co Hlth dept has b &amp; d rec from 1919)
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<h2> History  </h2>
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<h4> Parent County  </h4>
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<p><b>1818</b>--Walton County was created 15 December 1818&#160;from Creek Indian Lands.&#160;<b>County seat:</b> Monroe <span class="fck_mw_ref" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="ref" name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</span>
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<h4> Boundary Changes  </h4>
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<h4> Record Loss  </h4>
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<h2> Places/Localities  </h2>
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<h4> Populated Places  </h4>
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<h4> Neighboring Counties  </h4>
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<ul><li><a href="Barrow County, Georgia">Barrow</a>
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</li><li><a href="Gwinnett County, Georgia">Gwinnett</a>
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</li><li><a href="Morgan County, Georgia">Morgan</a>
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</li><li><a href="Newton County, Georgia">Newton</a>
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</li><li><a href="Oconee County, Georgia">Oconee</a>
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</li><li><a href="Rockdale County, Georgia">Rockdale</a>
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</li></ul>
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<h2> Resources  </h2>
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<h4> Cemeteries  </h4>
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<h4> Church  </h4>
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<h4> Court  </h4>
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<h4> Land  </h4>
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<h4> Local Histories  </h4>
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<h4> Maps  </h4>
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<h4> Military  </h4>
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<h4> Newspapers  </h4>
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<h4> Probate  </h4>
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<dl><dd><ul><li><b>1819-1839</b> - Digital Images of Walton County Wills and Estates 1819-1839 at <a href="http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html">Georgia Pioneers</a> ($).<br>
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</li></ul>
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<h4> Taxation  </h4>
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<h4> Vital Records  </h4>
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<dl><dd><ul><li><b>1885-1886</b> - Walton County Marriages from Newspapers 1885-1886 at <a href="http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html">Georgia Pioneers</a> ($).<br>
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</li></ul>
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<h2> Societies and Libraries&#160;  </h2>
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<h4> Family History Centers<br>  </h4>
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<ul><li><a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers">Introduction to LDS Family History Centers</a>
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</li></ul>
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<h2> Web Sites  </h2>
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<ul><li>USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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</li><li><span class="fck_mw_template">{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Walton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}</span>
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</li><li><a href="http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Walton/">Walton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History</a> (Linkpendium)
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</li><li>Georgia Pioneers <a href="http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia">Pioneers</a>
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</li></ul>
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<h2> References  </h2>
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<p><span class="fck_mw_references" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="references" /> <span class="fck_mw_template">{{Georgia|Georgia}}</span>
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== County Courthouse  ==
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<a _fcknotitle="true" href="Category:Walton_County,_Georgia">Walton_County,_Georgia</a>
 
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[[Image:Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;Walton County; PO Box 585; Monroe, GA 30655-0585; Ph. 770.267.1301 Details: (Pro Ct has m &amp; pro rec from 1819; Clk sup Ct has land rec from 1819 &amp; div rec from 1900; Magistrate Ct has ct rec from 1900; Co Hlth dept has b &amp; d rec from 1919)
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1818'''--Walton County was created 15 December 1818&nbsp;from Creek Indian Lands.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Monroe <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Barrow County, Georgia|Barrow]]
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*[[Gwinnett County, Georgia|Gwinnett]]
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*[[Morgan County, Georgia|Morgan]]
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*[[Newton County, Georgia|Newton]]
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*[[Oconee County, Georgia|Oconee]]
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*[[Rockdale County, Georgia|Rockdale]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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:*'''1819-1839''' - Digital Images of Walton County Wills and Estates 1819-1839 at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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:*'''1885-1886''' - Walton County Marriages from Newspapers 1885-1886 at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Walton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Walton/ Walton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com&nbsp;Georgia Pioneers]
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== References  ==
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<references /> {{Georgia|Georgia}}
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[[Category:Walton_County,_Georgia]]
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Revision as of 18:31, 18 September 2012

 <a href="United States">United States </a> > <a href="Georgia (state)">Georgia</a> > Walton County

Contents

County Courthouse

<img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/6/62/Walton_County%2C_Georgia_Courthouse.jpg" _fck_mw_filename="Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg" _fck_mw_location="right" _fck_mw_width="200" _fck_mw_type="thumb" alt="Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg" class="fck_mw_frame fck_mw_right" style="width: 200;" /> 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 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

  • <a href="Barrow County, Georgia">Barrow</a>
  • <a href="Gwinnett County, Georgia">Gwinnett</a>
  • <a href="Morgan County, Georgia">Morgan</a>
  • <a href="Newton County, Georgia">Newton</a>
  • <a href="Oconee County, Georgia">Oconee</a>
  • <a href="Rockdale County, Georgia">Rockdale</a>

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

  • <a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers">Introduction to LDS Family History Centers</a>

Web Sites

References

<a _fcknotitle="true" href="Category:Walton_County,_Georgia">Walton_County,_Georgia</a>