Probate Court

Probate Judge
Kathryn B. Martin

Office Address
326 Thomaston Street
Barnesville, GA 30204

Office Hours
8:00am-4:30p.m .(M-T)

8:00 to 4:00 p.m. ( Friday)



Department Information

The Lamar County Probate Court exercises jurisdiction in the probate of wills, the administration of estates, the appointment of guardians and the involuntary treatment of persons suffering from mental illness. This Court also administers oaths of office, issues marriage licenses, gun permits and performs certain administrative duties.

Marriage Licenses or Weapon Carry Licenses

For MARRIAGE LICENSES OR WEAPON CARRY LICENSES please start the process online at 

After you have completed either application call 770-358-5155 for an appointment to finish the process.

  • For Marriage Licenses we need picture ID and if you have ever been married before proof of how that marriage was dissolved.
  • For Weapon Carry License we need a picture ID.

Payment Accepted for either license is CASH or CHECK . 

If you have any questions, please call 770-358-5155. 

Probate Court also handles all Traffic Citations and  Misdemeanors Offenses for the County of Lamar and City of Milner. If you would like to Pay a Citation by credit card, there is an administrative fee, go to to see if your citation is one that can be paid online and with a credit card.

“Come Visit Us in Beautiful Lamar County, Georgia!”