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{{Georgia-stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|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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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[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>
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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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==== Church&nbsp;  ====
 
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&nbsp; Harmony Church, Richland,&nbsp;Georgia, 1839 Members [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]
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&nbsp; Harmony Church, Richland,&nbsp;Georgia, 1839 Members [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]  
  
 
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==== Maps&nbsp;  ====
 
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&nbsp; 1830-1860 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]
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&nbsp; 1830-1860 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]  
  
 
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*Wills, Book B, 1837-1849 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]
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*Wills, Book B, 1837-1849 (digital images) [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]  
 
*Index to&nbsp;Will Book A, 1837-1849 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]
 
*Index to&nbsp;Will Book A, 1837-1849 [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countystewart.html Georgia Pioneers]
  

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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).