Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 32.
BAKER COUNTY, situated in the southwest part of Georgia and watered by Flint river, and branches. Area, 1,350 square miles. Courts are hold at Newton. Pop. in 1830, 1,253; in 1840, 4,226; in 1850, 8,120.