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Welcome to Carroll County, Georgia


Postcard of Alma Allen and Clisty Broadwater, Burwell, Carroll County, Georgia, 1910*

Carroll County was formed June 1825 from land ceded by the Creek Indians. The original Carroll County included the former Creek Indian Land lying North and West of the Chattahoochee River. was bounded on the North by Cherokee Land, and stretched South to West Point. It was about 40 miles wide and 100 miles long. Population in 1850 was 8,256 with 1,101 slaves. The population in 1990 was approx. 72,000. 
 
The County takes it's name from Charles Carroll, one of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence. The County Seat is Carrollton.  The county seat is Carrollton.


The Kinney Family (Circa 1905 - Temple, GA)
In front of their Home/Front Porch *
Vanishing Georgia Project *


Temple, ca. 1905. Members of the Kinney family gather in front of their home for a photograph.
The men had come from the fields in their work clothes and had brought the mules. The women were dressed up.
Note the dolls held by the girls. Left to right: Claude, Dummer, Mattie Stallings,
Erma Belle (little girl), Ada, Annie, and Mr. and Mrs. James Kinney.

 

Links that pertain to Carroll County
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responsible for their content.
About This Site Data Repository + Census Records
1830  1840  1850 
Maps Militia Districts Tax Digests
1842  1853
History Links pertinent to + Carroll County Carroll County + Courthouse
Deed Vital Records
Birth/Marriage/Death
Our GA History
Counties created from: Campbell, Douglas, Haralson, Heard +
Carroll Co. Accident Vanishing GA
Carroll County Photos
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Carroll County - The Movies +
Diggin in GA
People Websites
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Cities in this county are:
Villa Rica (part)
Whitesburg
Bowdon Junction
Mount Zion
Roopville
Temple
Bowdon
Bremen (part)
Carrollton

Courthouse
Address: P.O. Box 338 County Courthouse Carrollton, GA 30112-0006
Phone: (770) 830-5800
Fax: (770) 830-5992


Cook Family
- Photograph of Kilpatrick, Asa, Henry, and Bethie Cook, Carrollton, Carroll County, Georgia, 1903*

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