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*February 22-27, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga006.htm Dalton I]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga006.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>  
 
*February 22-27, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga006.htm Dalton I]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga006.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>  
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*May 7-13, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga007.htm Rocky Face Ridge], also known as Combats at Buzzard Roost, Mill Creek, or Dug Gap<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga007.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
 
*May 13-15, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga008.htm Resaca]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga008.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>  
 
*May 13-15, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga008.htm Resaca]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga008.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>  
 
*August 14-15, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga020.htm Dalton II]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga020.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
 
*August 14-15, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga020.htm Dalton II]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga020.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>

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United States Gotoarrow.png Georgia Gotoarrow.png Whitfield County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Whitfield was created 30 December 1851 fromMurray County. County seat: Dalton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1864 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battles were fought in Whitfield County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Georgia.

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

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).
  2. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)
  4. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)
  5. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)