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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851'''--Whitfield was created 30 December 1851&nbsp;from[[Murray_County,_Georgia|Murray]] County. '''County seat:''' Dalton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1851'''--Whitfield was created 30 December 1851&nbsp;from[[Murray County, Georgia|Murray]] County. '''County seat:''' Dalton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Bradley_County,_Tennessee|Bradley County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Bradley County, Tennessee|Bradley County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Catoosa_County,_Georgia|Catoosa]]
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*[[Catoosa County, Georgia|Catoosa]]  
*[[Gordon_County,_Georgia|Gordon]]
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*[[Gordon County, Georgia|Gordon]]  
*[[Hamilton_County,_Tennessee|Hamilton County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Hamilton County, Tennessee|Hamilton County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Murray_County,_Georgia|Murray]]
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*[[Murray County, Georgia|Murray]]  
*[[Walker_County,_Georgia|Walker]]
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*[[Walker County, Georgia|Walker]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 14:46, 30 April 2009

 United States  > Georgia > 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

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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