Lookup Public Records in Lamar County, Georgia. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.
Lamar County, Georgia Overview
Lamar County is located in the state of Georgia. Named after Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar II, the county was formed in 1920 and its county seat is Barnesville. The county has a total population of 18,317, as of 2010, with its area spanning 186 square miles (land area being 184 square miles, while water area being 2.3 square miles). The county consists of 8 ZIP codes, with ZIP code 30204 recorded as the one with the largest population. Lamar County borders the following counties: Monroe County, Georgia to the east; Pike County, Georgia to the west; Butts County, Georgia to the northeast; Spalding County, Georgia to the northwest, and; Upson County, Georgia to the southwest.
Lamar County Clerk Information
Lamar County will respond to Open Records Requests as provided for by the Official Code of Georgia. Please contact them at 770-358-5146 or fax them at 770-358-5149 if you have an open records request.
In accordance with the Georgia Statute, any copies would be provided at the cost provided for in O.C.G.A. §50-18-71(b). To that end, the costs of any copies would be on the basis of $.10 per regular page. Also, the requestor is responsible for the time expended beyond the initial fifteen (15) minutes to search for the documents, to retrieve the documents and to copy them or to supervise the requestor’s inspection of them, billable at the rate of the lowest salaried full time employee capable of performing this task in view of the custodian.
County Clerk Website:
Below is the physical address of the County Clerk:
Lamar County Board of Commissioners
408 Thomaston Street, Suite E
Barnesville, Ga. 30204
Lamar Clerk of Superior / Juvenile Court Information
Caleb Tyson became the clerk of superior/juvenile courts on January 1st 2015. He will be serving the remainder of Frank Abbott’s term of office. Starting as an assistant clerk in January of 2013, he was subsequently appointed as deputy clerk before becoming chief deputy clerk. Trainings by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government associated with the University of Georgia have been attended by him in 2014. The certification process will begin in 2015. As a graduate of the University of Georgia with a degree in crop and soil science, Caleb began his career as a farm manager prior to moving into a management role in the construction industry where he remained until the beginning of 2013. He is the proud husband of Elizabeth Abbott Tyson and father of three sons Levi, Ethan and Joshua. They have been members of Trinity Reformed Baptist Church for ten years while volunteering on several committees. Although Caleb’s wife Elizabeth has lived the majority of her life in Lamar county, the rest of the family have been residents for 10 years.
Below is the physical address of the Clerk of Superior / Juvenile Court:
Caleb Tyson, Clerk of Superior/Juvenile Court
326 Thomaston Street
Barnesville, GA 30204
Office Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm (M-F)
Lamar Tax Assessor Information
The Tax Assessor’s Office is located at 408 Thomaston St, Suite C. Barnesville GA. Their Office is responsible for the valuation of all real and personal property in the county. this includes new construction, additions to property, new businesses, boats, etc. This office compiles the Tax Digest of all Real and Personal Property in Lamar County. Their mission is to provide a fair, uniform & accurate assessment as mandated by state law.
The County Board of Tax Assessors, appointed for fixed terms by the county commissioner(s) in all counties except one, is responsible for determining taxability, value and equalization of all assessments within the county. The County Board of Tax Assessors notifies taxpayers when changes are made to the value of the property; receive and review all appeals filed; and insures that the appeal process proceeds properly. In addition, they approve all exemptions claimed by the taxpayer.
Below is the physical address of the Tax Assessor:
Jeannie Haddock, Chief Appraiser
408 Thomaston St
Barnesville, GA. 30204
Office Hours: Monday Thru Friday 8-5
|Lamar County Marriage License Office|
In order to obtain a marriage license in Lamar County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
|State Law:||Marriage – Title 19, Chapter 3 and Domestic Relations – Sections 19-3-62 to 19-3-64|
|All State Statutes:|| Information is online at the State Website|
|Office:||Lamar County Marriage License|
|Location:||326 Thomaston Street, Barnesville, Georgia, 30204|