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{{Georgia-stub}}''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Bartow_County,_Georgia|Bartow County]]'' <br><br>
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Bartow_County,_Georgia|Bartow County]]''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Bartow County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
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{{GADC}} {{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Bartow County
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| state = Georgia
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| latd =
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| founded year = 1832
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| founded date = December 3
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| seat = Cartersville
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| building address = Bartow County Courthouse<br>135 W Cherokee Ave<br> PO Box 543<br> Cartersville, GA 30120-0543<br> Phone: 770.387.5030<br>[http://www.bartowga.org/ '''Bartow County Website'''] }}  
  
== History  ==
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== Bartow County Georgia Courthouse  ==
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{{RAOGKcourthouse}}&nbsp;<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347381321265_790" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347381321265_342" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347381321280_309" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347381321280_501" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347381321280_725" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347381321280_470" /> <br><br><br><br><br>Probate Court has birth, marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk superior Court has divorce records from 1862, <br>court records from 1869, land records from 1837 and<br>military discharge records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Bartow County, Georgia. Page 151 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== Bartow County Georgia History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>
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*[[Burned Counties Research]] <br>  
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
 
*[http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424 http://blogs.ancestry.com/circle/?p=2424]
  
== Places/Localities  ==
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== Bartow County Georgia Places/Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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*[[Polk County, Georgia|Polk]]<br>
 
*[[Polk County, Georgia|Polk]]<br>
  
== Resources  ==
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== Bartow County Georgia Genealogy Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
{{RAOGKcemetery}}
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}  
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==== Church ====
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===== Methodist =====
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'''Cassville Methodist Church'''
  
==== Church ====
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*'''1887-1916''' - Cassville Methodist Church Baptism Index 1887-1916. Batch {{IGI|C712071}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/09/Igigeorgiaad.pdf.</ref>
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*'''1892-1894''' - Cassville Methodist Church Marriage Index 1892-1894. Batch {{IGI|M712071}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr"/>
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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====== Civil War Battle  ======
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The following Civil War battles were fought in Bartow County.
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*May 17, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga009.htm Adairsville]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga009.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
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*October 5, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga023.htm Allatoona]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ga023.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
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:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/GAmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Georgia.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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===== Wills  =====
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:*'''1836-1922''' - Bartow County, Georgia Will Testators Index (Vols. A-B) at [http://www.sampubco.com/wills/ga/gabartow01.htm SamPubCo] - free.<br>
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:*'''1836-1856''' - Images of Bartow County, Georgia Wills at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybartow.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1836-1885''' - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Will Book A at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybartow.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1885-1922''' - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Will Book A at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybartow.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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===== Additional Probate Records  =====
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:*'''1853-1866''' - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Inventories, Appraisements, Distributions, Sale Bills Vol. A at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybartow.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1853-1856''' - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Annual Returns, Guardians, Executors, Administrators Book H at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybartow.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1856-1862''' - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Annual Returns, Guardians, Executors, Administrators Book I at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybartow.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1860-1863''' - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Annual Returns, Guardians, Executors, Administrators Book K at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybartow.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1866-1895''' - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Inventories, Appraisements, Distributions, Sale Bills, Vol. B at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybartow.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1867-1870''' - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Annual Returns, Guardians, Executors, Administrators Book M at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countybartow.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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===== Marriage  =====
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*'''1836-1869''' - Bartow County Marriage Books B thru E Index 1836-1869. Batch {{IGI|M712061}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/09/Igigeorgiaad.pdf.</ref>
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*'''1869-1882''' - Bartow County Marriage Books F and G Index 1869-1882. Batch {{IGI|M712062}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1882-1889''' - Bartow County Marriage Book H Index 1882-1889. Batch {{IGI|M712063}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1889-1895''' - Bartow County Marriage Books I and J Index 1889-1895. Batch {{IGI|M712064}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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===== Death =====
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:*'''1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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== Bartow County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries  ==
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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=== Genealogical Society  ===
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*[http://www.barctygen.org Bartow County Genealogical Society and Family Research Library]
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Cartersville Georgia Family History Center]]
 
*[[Cartersville Georgia Family History Center]]
  
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== Bartow County Georgia Genealogy Websites ==
 
 
== Web Sites ==
 
  
 
*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/Bartow/ Bartow County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Bartow/ Bartow County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
== References  ==
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== Bartow County Georgia Genealogy References  ==
  
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Revision as of 01:08, 31 March 2013

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Guide to Bartow County Georgia genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Bartow County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 3, 1832
County Seat Cartersville
Courthouse
Address Bartow County Courthouse
135 W Cherokee Ave
PO Box 543
Cartersville, GA 30120-0543
Phone: 770.387.5030
Bartow County Website


Bartow County Georgia Courthouse

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Probate Court has birth, marriage and probate records;
Clerk superior Court has divorce records from 1862,
court records from 1869, land records from 1837 and
military discharge records[1]

Bartow County Georgia History

Parent County

1832--Bartow County was created 3 December 1832 from Cherokee CountyCounty seat:  Cartersville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1860 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

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

Bartow County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Bartow County Georgia Genealogy Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Methodist

Cassville Methodist Church

  • 1887-1916 - Cassville Methodist Church Baptism Index 1887-1916. Batch C712071 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1892-1894 - Cassville Methodist Church Marriage Index 1892-1894. Batch M712071 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battles were fought in Bartow County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Georgia.

Newspapers

 

Probate

Wills
  • 1836-1922 - Bartow County, Georgia Will Testators Index (Vols. A-B) at SamPubCo - free.
  • 1836-1885 - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Will Book A at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1885-1922 - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Will Book A at Georgia Pioneers ($).
Additional Probate Records
  • 1853-1866 - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Inventories, Appraisements, Distributions, Sale Bills Vol. A at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1853-1856 - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Annual Returns, Guardians, Executors, Administrators Book H at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1856-1862 - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Annual Returns, Guardians, Executors, Administrators Book I at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1860-1863 - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Annual Returns, Guardians, Executors, Administrators Book K at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1866-1895 - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Inventories, Appraisements, Distributions, Sale Bills, Vol. B at Georgia Pioneers ($).
  • 1867-1870 - Index to Bartow County, Georgia Annual Returns, Guardians, Executors, Administrators Book M at Georgia Pioneers ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriage
  • 1836-1869 - Bartow County Marriage Books B thru E Index 1836-1869. Batch M712061 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1869-1882 - Bartow County Marriage Books F and G Index 1869-1882. Batch M712062 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1882-1889 - Bartow County Marriage Book H Index 1882-1889. Batch M712063 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1889-1895 - Bartow County Marriage Books I and J Index 1889-1895. Batch M712064 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Death
  • 1879-80 - Bartow County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Bartow County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Genealogical Society

Family History Centers

Bartow County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Bartow County Georgia Genealogy References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Bartow County, Georgia. Page 151 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/09/Igigeorgiaad.pdf.
  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)
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