Coweta County, Georgia Genealogy

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

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Coweta County, Georgia
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Founded December 11, 1826
County Seat Newnan
Address Coweta County Courthouse
200 Court Square
Newnan, GA 30263
Phone: 770.254.2690
Coweta County Website

Coweta County Georgia Courthouse

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]

Coweta County Georgia History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Coweta County Georgia Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Coweta County Georgia Genealogy Resources





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 ($).



1827-1849; 1885-1886 Georgia Pioneers





Vital Records

  • 1827-1871 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1827-1871. Batch M712601 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1852-1872 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1852-1872. Batch M712602 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1872-1878 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1872-1878. Batch M712603 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1873-1884 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1873-1884. Batch M712604 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1884-1895 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1884-1895. Batch M712605 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1888-1895 - Coweta County Marriage Index 1888-1895. Batch M712606 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1859-60, 1879-80 - Coweta County, Georgia Genealogy Mortality Schedules at Ancestry ($).

Coweta County Georgia Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Coweta County Georgia Genealogy Websites

Coweta County Georgia Genealogy 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).
  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