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{{Georgia-stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Georgia (state)|Georgia]]&nbsp;&gt; Walton County'' <br>  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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&lt;img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/6/62/Walton_County%2C_Georgia_Courthouse.jpg" _fck_mw_filename="Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg" _fck_mw_location="right" _fck_mw_width="200" _fck_mw_type="thumb" alt="Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg" class="fck_mw_frame fck_mw_right" style="width: 200;" /&gt;&nbsp; Walton County; PO Box 585; Monroe, GA 30655-0585;<br> Ph. 770.267.1301<br> Details:
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*Pro Ct has m &amp; pro rec from 1819;
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*Clk sup Ct has land rec from 1819 &amp; div rec from 1900;
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*Magistrate Ct has ct rec from 1900;
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*Co Hlth dept has b &amp; d rec from 1919)
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1818'''--Walton County was created 15 December 1818&nbsp;from Creek Indian Lands.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Monroe <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1818'''--Walton County was created 15 December 1818&nbsp;from Creek Indian Lands.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' Monroe <ref><i>The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America</i>,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Barrow County, Georgia|Barrow]]
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*&lt;a href="Barrow County, Georgia"&gt;Barrow&lt;/a&gt;
*[[Gwinnett County, Georgia|Gwinnett]]
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*&lt;a href="Gwinnett County, Georgia"&gt;Gwinnett&lt;/a&gt;
*[[Morgan County, Georgia|Morgan]]
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*&lt;a href="Morgan County, Georgia"&gt;Morgan&lt;/a&gt;
*[[Newton County, Georgia|Newton]]
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*&lt;a href="Newton County, Georgia"&gt;Newton&lt;/a&gt;
*[[Oconee County, Georgia|Oconee]]
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*&lt;a href="Oconee County, Georgia"&gt;Oconee&lt;/a&gt;
*[[Rockdale County, Georgia|Rockdale]]
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*&lt;a href="Rockdale County, Georgia"&gt;Rockdale&lt;/a&gt;
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
:*'''1819-1839''' - Digital Images of Walton County Wills and Estates 1819-1839 at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1819-1839''' - Digital Images of Walton County Wills and Estates 1819-1839 at &lt;a href="http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html"&gt;Georgia Pioneers&lt;/a&gt; ($).<br>  
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
:*'''1885-1886''' - Walton County Marriages from Newspapers 1885-1886 at [http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html Georgia Pioneers] ($).<br>
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:*'''1885-1886''' - Walton County Marriages from Newspapers 1885-1886 at &lt;a href="http://www.georgiapioneers.com/counties/countywalton.html"&gt;Georgia Pioneers&lt;/a&gt; ($).<br>  
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*&lt;a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers"&gt;Introduction to LDS Family History Centers&lt;/a&gt;
  
 
== 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.  
*{{FHL|Georgia%2C+Walton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Walton/ Walton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
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*&lt;a href="http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/GA/Walton/"&gt;Walton County, Georgia Genealogy and Family History&lt;/a&gt; (Linkpendium)  
*Georgia Pioneers [http://www.georgiapioneers.com&nbsp;Georgia Pioneers]
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*Georgia Pioneers &lt;a href="http://www.georgiapioneers.com&nbsp;Georgia"&gt;Pioneers&lt;/a&gt;
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 22:52, 7 January 2013

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Online Records


County Courthouse

<img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/6/62/Walton_County%2C_Georgia_Courthouse.jpg" _fck_mw_filename="Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg" _fck_mw_location="right" _fck_mw_width="200" _fck_mw_type="thumb" alt="Walton County, Georgia Courthouse.jpg" class="fck_mw_frame fck_mw_right" style="width: 200;" />  Walton County; PO Box 585; Monroe, GA 30655-0585;
Ph. 770.267.1301
Details:

  • Pro Ct has m & pro rec from 1819;
  • Clk sup Ct has land rec from 1819 & div rec from 1900;
  • Magistrate Ct has ct rec from 1900;
  • Co Hlth dept has b & d rec from 1919)

History

Parent County

1818--Walton County was created 15 December 1818 from Creek Indian Lands. County seat: Monroe [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

  • <a href="Barrow County, Georgia">Barrow</a>
  • <a href="Gwinnett County, Georgia">Gwinnett</a>
  • <a href="Morgan County, Georgia">Morgan</a>
  • <a href="Newton County, Georgia">Newton</a>
  • <a href="Oconee County, Georgia">Oconee</a>
  • <a href="Rockdale County, Georgia">Rockdale</a>

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate



Taxation

Vital Records



Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

  • <a _fcknotitle="true" href="Introduction to LDS Family History Centers">Introduction to LDS Family History Centers</a>

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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