Walton County, Georgia
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Walton (present) is a county in Georgia. It was formed in 1818 from the following county/ies: Cherokee lands/Habersham. Walton (present) began keeping birth records in , marriage records in 1825, and death records in . It began keeping land records in 1819, probate records in 1820, and court records in 1819. For more information, contact the county at P.O. Box 585, Monroe 30655. On the attached map, Walton (present) is located at C4. The area of the original Walton County in Georgia is in what is now Transylvania County, North Carolina. When the boundary between Georgia and North Carolina was fixed, Walton was abolished. At that time, the settlement was adjacent to Buncombe County, North Carolina.
For information about the state of Georgia see Georgia Family History Research.