Court Information

Newton County Probate Court


Georgia Probate Courts exercise exclusive, original jurisdiction in the probate of wills, administration of estates, appointment of guardians and conservators (minor and adult), and involuntary commitment.  Judge Baker hears certain misdemeanors, traffic cases, and violations of state game and fish laws.  The Newton County Probate Court issues marriage licenses, Georgia carry licenses (firearms licenses), and vital records (birth and death).


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