Walton County, Georgia Genealogy

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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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<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> ($).<br>
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<h4> Taxation  </h4>
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<h4> Vital Records  </h4>
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<dl><dd><ul><li><b>1885-1886</b> - Walton County Marriages from Newspapers 1885-1886 at <a href="http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html">Georgia Pioneers</a> ($).<br>
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<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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<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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<h2> References  </h2>
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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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&lt;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;" /&gt;&nbsp;<br><br>[http://www.waltoncountyga.org/ Walton County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 585<br> Monroe, GA 30655-0585<br> Phone: 770.267.1301<br><br>Probate Court has marriage and probate records from<br> 1819; Clerk superior Court has land records from 1819<br> and divorce records from 1900; Magistrate Court has<br> court records from 1900; County Health department<br> has birth and death records from 1919 <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Walton County, Georgia. Page 161 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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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>&lt;i&gt;The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America&lt;/i&gt;,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*&lt;a href="Barrow County, Georgia"&gt;Barrow&lt;/a&gt;
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*&lt;a href="Gwinnett County, Georgia"&gt;Gwinnett&lt;/a&gt;
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*&lt;a href="Morgan County, Georgia"&gt;Morgan&lt;/a&gt;
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*&lt;a href="Newton County, Georgia"&gt;Newton&lt;/a&gt;
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*&lt;a href="Oconee County, Georgia"&gt;Oconee&lt;/a&gt;
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*&lt;a href="Rockdale County, Georgia"&gt;Rockdale&lt;/a&gt;
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:*'''1819-1839''' - Digital Images of Walton County Wills and Estates 1819-1839 at &lt;a href="http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html"&gt;Georgia Pioneers&lt;/a&gt; ($).<br>
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==== Taxation  ====
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:*'''1885-1886''' - Walton County Marriages from Newspapers 1885-1886 at &lt;a href="http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html"&gt;Georgia Pioneers&lt;/a&gt; ($).<br>
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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*&lt;a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers"&gt;Introduction to LDS Family History Centers&lt;/a&gt;
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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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*&lt;a href="http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Walton/"&gt;Walton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History&lt;/a&gt; (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers &lt;a href="http://www.georgiapioneers.com&nbsp;Georgia"&gt;Pioneers&lt;/a&gt;
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Revision as of 17:28, 11 October 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>