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{{Georgia-stub}}''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Coweta_County,_Georgia|Coweta County]]'' <br><br>
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{{Georgia-stub}} <br> ''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow-kelly.png]]&nbsp; [[Coweta_County,_Georgia|Coweta County]]'' <br><br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.coweta.ga.us/ Coweta County Courthouse]<br> 200 Court Square<br> Newnan, GA 30263<br> Phone: 770.254.2690 <br><br>Probate Court has birth and death records from 1919, <br>marriage and probate records from 1828; Clerk Superior<br> Court has divorce, court and land records from 1828<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Coweta County, Georgia. Page 154 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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'''1826'''--Coweta County was created 11 December 1826 from Creek&nbsp;Indian Lands.&nbsp; '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Newnan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1826'''--Coweta County was created 11 December 1826 from Creek&nbsp;Indian Lands.<br>'''County seat:''' Newnan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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:*Jones, Mary G. ''Coweta County Chronicles for One Hundred Years: With an Account of the Indians from Whom the Land was Acquired, and Some Historical Papers Relating to Its Acquisition by Georgia, with Lineage Pages.'' Atlanta, Ga.: Stein Print. Co., 1928. Digital version at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=22749 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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1827-1849; 1885-1886 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycoweta.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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*Wills 1827-1847; 1849-1885; 1885-1910 (abstracts)[http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycoweta.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Will Bk A 1828-1848 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycoweta.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Will Bk B 1848-1892 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycoweta.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to Annual Returns Bk B 1837-1843 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countycoweta.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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:*'''1859-60, 1879-80''' - {{PAGENAME}} Mortality Schedules at [http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=8756 Ancestry] ($).<br>
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
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*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.  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Coweta|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Coweta|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Coweta/ Coweta County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Coweta/ Coweta County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
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*[http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
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Revision as of 16:39, 8 October 2012

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United States  Gotoarrow-kelly.png  Georgia  Gotoarrow-kelly.png  Coweta County

County Courthouse

Coweta County Courthouse
200 Court Square
Newnan, GA 30263
Phone: 770.254.2690

Probate Court has birth and death records from 1919,
marriage and probate records from 1828; Clerk Superior
Court has divorce, court and land records from 1828[1]

History

Parent County

1826--Coweta County was created 11 December 1826 from Creek Indian Lands.
County seat: Newnan [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • Jones, Mary G. Coweta County Chronicles for One Hundred Years: With an Account of the Indians from Whom the Land was Acquired, and Some Historical Papers Relating to Its Acquisition by Georgia, with Lineage Pages. Atlanta, Ga.: Stein Print. Co., 1928. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Maps 

Marriages

1827-1849; 1885-1886 Georgia Pioneers

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

Death
  • 1859-60, 1879-80 - Coweta County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Coweta County, Georgia. Page 154 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).