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{{stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Stewart County'' <br>
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]'' '''Stewart County'''<br><br>
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Guide to '''Stewart County Georgia genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Stewart County
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| state = Georgia
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| founded year = 1830
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| founded date = December 23
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| seat = Lumpkin
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Stewart County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 157<br> Lumpkin, GA 31815-0157<br> Phone: 912.838.6220&nbsp;<br> [http://www.stewartcountyga.gov/ '''Stewart County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.stewartcountyga.gov/ Stewart County Courthouse]<br> PO Box 157<br> Lumpkin, GA 31815-0157<br> Phone: 912.838.6220&nbsp;<br><br>Probate&nbsp;Court has birth, death and burial records from 1927, <br>marriage records from 1828 and probate records; Clerk Superior<br> Court has divorce, court and land records from from 1830<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Stewart County, Georgia. Page 160 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1830'''--Stewart County was created 23 December 1830&nbsp;from [[Randolph_County,_Georgia|Randolph ]]County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Lumpkin <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1830'''--Stewart County was created 23 December 1830&nbsp;from [[Randolph County, Georgia|Randolph ]]County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Lumpkin <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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For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
  
*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Burned_Counties_Research https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/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]
  
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*[[Randolph County, Georgia|Randolph]]  
 
*[[Randolph County, Georgia|Randolph]]  
 
*[[Russell County, Alabama|Russell County, Alabama]]  
 
*[[Russell County, Alabama|Russell County, Alabama]]  
*[[Webster_County,_Georgia|Webster]]
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*[[Webster County, Georgia|Webster]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Church&nbsp; ====
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&nbsp; Harmony Church, Richland,&nbsp;Georgia, 1839 Members [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
==== Maps  ====
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==== Maps&nbsp; ====
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==== Marriages  ====
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&nbsp; 1830-1860 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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*Wills, Book B, 1837-1849 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Index to&nbsp;Will Book A, 1837-1849 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== 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.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192077&subject_disp=Georgia%2C+Stewart&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Stewart|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Stewart/ Stewart County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com Georgia Pioneers]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Stewart_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 20:05, 18 March 2013

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

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Stewart County, Georgia
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Georgia
Location of Georgia in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 23, 1830
County Seat Lumpkin
Courthouse
Address Stewart County Courthouse]
PO Box 157
Lumpkin, GA 31815-0157
Phone: 912.838.6220 
Stewart County Website


County Courthouse

Stewart County Courthouse
PO Box 157
Lumpkin, GA 31815-0157
Phone: 912.838.6220 

Probate Court has birth, death and burial records from 1927,
marriage records from 1828 and probate records; Clerk Superior
Court has divorce, court and land records from from 1830[1]

History

Parent County

1830--Stewart County was created 23 December 1830 from Randolph County.  County seat: Lumpkin [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1922 -- 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 

  Harmony Church, Richland, Georgia, 1839 Members Georgia Pioneers

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps 

Marriages

  1830-1860 Georgia Pioneers

Military

Newspapers

Probate 

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Stewart County, Georgia. Page 160 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).