History of Calhoun County and its people up to the year 1910 by George Wilbur Carpenter

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This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Thesis (M.A.)--University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, History of Calhoun County and its people up to the year Item PreviewPages: Calhoun County History. Created by the legislature Decemfrom the land ceded by the Treaty of Cusseta, executed Ma Calhoun County lost part of its original territory by the formation of Cleburne, December 6,and Etowah County December 7, Its area is square miles oracres.

[Source: "History of Calhoun County and its people up to the year " by: Carpenter, George Wilbur; pub. ; transcribed by K. Proctor] CHAPTER VII - HISTORY OF CALHOUN SCHOOLS The schools in the early days of Calhoun County were supervised by a man known as the "School Commissioner".

Transportation History [Source: "History of Calhoun County and its people up to the year "] by: Carpenter, George Wilbur. LACK OF RAILROADS Calhoun County has the unique distinction of being the only county in the state to be without railroads. But a glance at a map of the county will show why this condition prevails.

History. Calhoun County is named for John C. Calhoun, the seventh Vice President of the United States. As the county seat, the city of Morgan boasts a historic Courthouse. Calhoun County hosts a single tri-colored traffic light, located in the city of Arlington, which Named for: John C.

Calhoun. The Calhoun County Bank, of Calhoun City, the Bank of Bruce and the Bank of Vardaman weathered the storm of the depression and have gained in assets and in business expansion since the depression.

The story of this panic is the same as many others, although. Calhoun County History Publications On-Line; The following links will take you to the Michigan County Histories Project of the Michigan Council of their web site: "The Michigan County Histories collection is a collaborative effort of Michigan's Council of Library Directors.

History. Hardin County was formed in January out of the southern portion of Pike County; its first county seat was Coles Grove, which was soon renamed "Gilead".: 15 The county initially erected a log building, but it was small enough that officials had to rent privately owned buildings nearby.

A permanent courthouse was constructed between and at a cost of $1,;: 17 it was a. In Calhoun County, not part of the plantation-based culture that dominated many Texas counties, produced only five bales of cotton, but residents nevertheless voted to 16 the next year for secession. Calhoun County volunteers, organized in for the frontier, became part of the Third Texas Infantry of the Confederate Army.

The Historic Calhoun House was built sometime beforepossibly as early asas a boarding house and according to local legend, the boarders helped to construct the building. It was operated by a number of owners until the Granville I. Calhoun family bought it.

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Calhoun County Courthouse 25 W 11th St. Anniston, AL Phone: Calhoun County Website Probate Judge has marriage records Registrar in Chancery has divorce records. Clerk Circuit Court has Court Records.

Calhoun County, Alabama Record Dates [edit | edit source]. E-book creation: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Library URL:   History of Calhoun county, Michigan a narrative account of its historical progress, its people, and its principle interests by Washington Gardner.

Published by Lewis Pub. in Chicago. Written in English. Calhoun County, Alabama History Calhoun County Education, Geography, and History.

Calhoun County is a county in the state of Alabama. Based on the census, the population wasThe county seat is Anniston. Calhoun County was created on Decem from ceded Creek Indian Territory.

Calhoun county was named in honor of John C. Calhoun, famous member of the United States Senate. Calhoun County Courthouse E Central Avenue Blountstown, FL Phone: Calhoun County Website. County Judge has marriage and probate records County Clerk has divorce, court and land records.

Calhoun County, Florida Record Dates [edit | edit source]. Located in south-central Arkansas, with its southernmost border about twenty-five miles from the Louisiana state line, Calhoun County has the smallest population of Arkansas’s seventy-five counties, with a population density of fewer than nine persons per square mile compared to fifty-six for the state.

Hampton is the only town with more than 1, residents. Since its beginnings inThe Calhoun School has seen much change in American society and education, in its West Side neighborhood, and in its own organization and curriculum.

What an admirer said of one of the institution's Heads could be said of the school itself; both have had "a way of changing with the times, but not being engulfed by. Michigan: A Centennial History of the State and Its People, (Kalamazoo County names only) Michigan Federation of Labor Year Book, (Kalamazoo County entries only) Michigan Manual, (Kalamazoo County legislators only) Michigan Mortality Schedule.

Inspired by actual people and historical events of colonial America, “The Kingdom of Accawmacke” is revealed and secrets about America’s history are discovered in this well-researched series.

The story begins in 17th century England during the reign of Charles I and continues a family’s journey to the eastern shore of Virginia and Maryland. John C. Calhoun (), was a prominent U.S. statesman from South Carolina and spokesman for the slave-plantation system of the antebellum South.

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Published in Calhoun Farmers ll City, Iowa: Ap Early Calhoun County History. Transcribed by Gary Ramthun prior to Chapter XII. People who became owners of Government land previous to the passage of the Homestead Bill in the year did so either by purchase or pre-emption or by the location of land warrants.

As a testament to change, even the depot is gone. Still, one historian writes that Calhoun was the Queen of Pottery. In celebration of this history, the Calhoun Pottery Festival is held each year in conjunction with the Colt Show. The Best Colt in the County "I've got the best colt in the county," bragged Frank Richards one summer's day.

Published in Calhoun Farmers ll City, Iowa: Ap Early Calhoun County History. Transcribed by Gary Ramthun prior to Chapter XI. Incidentally and in order that the reader may the more easily note and compare the transitional progress growing from that time of early beginning, where the conditions of nature, though richly abundant, were all in all.

Appears in Calhoun County, WV Census in Children were Rosy b.Guy b.RoscoeArtieHarlo b, Thelma, and William.

Desperate to find out who his parents were. The Society. The Calhoun County Historical and Genealogical Society, Inc.

is dedicated to collecting and preserving historical and genealogical information of Calhoun County, Mississippi and the surrounding areas.

Membership is $ per person a year, January to January. Anyone paying dues at any time during the year receives the quarterly newsletters for that year. Calhoun County, Iowa Calhoun County Education, Geography, and History. Calhoun County is a county located in the state of Iowa.

Based on the census, the population was 9, Calhoun County was created on Janu The county seat is Rockwell City. The county is named in honor of John Caldwell Calhoun, the seventh vice president of the United States from – Located in the slope of the Blue Ridge Mountains, in the southern part of the country, northeast of Birmingham.

This town was first known as Woodstock. Founded as a company town, it was incorporated as Anniston inunder the general laws, and by the legislature, February 4, It is the county seat of Calhoun County, Alabama.

Continued. The town of Calhoun, which began as a stop along the Western & Atlantic Railroad, was named the county seat of the newly formed Gordon County in It was a transportation hub for agricultural products and a center for general merchandise trade.

After a tornado and destructive fire inthe business district was rebuilt mostly in brick. "History of Woodford County: A Consice History of the Settlement and Growth of Woodford County." Roy L. Moore, (Woodford County Republican, Eureka, IL reprinted by Higginson Book Co) Non-indexed history of Woodford Co, IL from the earliest settlements to ART "The Past and Present of Woodford County, Illinois." Wm.

Le Baron, Jr., & Co. Faces and Places in Calhoun County is a day series from highlighting the history and people of Calhoun County. Follow along daily to. census. As of the United States Census, there were 6, people, 2, households, and 1, families living in the county.

[11] The population density was inhabitants per square mile (/km 2).There were 2, housing units at an average density of per square mile (/km 2). [12] The racial makeup of the county was % black or African American, % white, % Asian. Several hurricanes and intense competition from other ports on the Texas coast slowed growth in the area, shifting the focus to fishing, recreation, and other industries, including chemical manufacturing.

Today Calhoun County is a vibrant region with a rich history, exciting tourism opportunities, and a strong, diverse economy. was also the year that Patrick Calhoun completed his first Euclid Heights house at Edgehill Road.

Designed in the Tudor style by this neighbors, Frank B. Meade and Alfred Hoyt Granger, the two and one-half story residence is boxy in massing, but exhibits a complex, multi-gabled roof, complete with jerkin head gables and half timbered. Hazlehurst Hazlehurst, the seat of justice of Copiah County, is favorably located a little east of the center of the county and has a population of one thousand five hundred and fifteen.

It is •A station on the Illinois Central railway, has much business activity and commands a good trade. There is perhaps no point Hazlehurst and Wesson, Copiah County, Mississippi, Read More». The Calhoun County Genealogical Society has just reprinted the classic History of Calhoun County With Illustrations.

It was originally published in in Philadelphia by L. Evers & Co., and the latest version was produced by Windmill Productions of Mt. Vernon, Indiana on acid-free paper. History of Calhoun County Its Early History and First Settlers Prepared and Read at a Celebration of the Centennial Anniversary at Hardin, Ill., July 4,by John Lammy.

Unwritten history becomes, in the course of time, mere legend or tradition. tourism industry, Calhoun County is a pristine jewel.

Created in and named for Sen. John C. Calhoun of South Carolina, Calhoun County boasts a turbulent and fascinating history. Rich in Native American history, the county figured prominently in the War of and First Seminole War of One of the oldest public roads in Florida.

Helping since Sinceparents of children with developmental disabilities gathered to discuss the need for an advocacy organization, thus The Arc of Calhoun County was born. Virginia Whittum, a founding parent said, “If just one person could light a candle, it would light the whole world.” The Arc of Calhoun County [ ].Calhoun County ILGenWeb is a free genealogical site about the history of the county.

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Please add profiles of people who were born, lived or died in Calhoun County, Illinois. Official Website History Calhoun County was settled by Americans during the very early 19th century, and officially organized in

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