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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Maryland|Maryland]] > Carroll County'' [[Image:Md-carroll.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Carroll County]]
  
 
== [http://www.carr.org/ County Courthouse]  ==
 
== [http://www.carr.org/ County Courthouse]  ==
  
225 North Center St.<br>Westminster, MD 21157
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225 North Center St.<br>Westminster, MD 21157  
  
 
== History  ==
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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*Created 19 January 1837 from [[Baltimore_County,_Maryland|Baltimore]] and [[Frederick_County,_Maryland|Frederick]] counties by taking the following hundreds from Baltimore County: North Hundred, Pipe Creek Hundred, Delaware Upper Hundred, Delaware Lower Hundred and from Frederick County: Pipe Creek Hundred, Westminster Hundred, Unity Hundred, Burnt House Hundred, Piney Creek Hundred, and Taneytown Hundred.
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*Created 19 January 1837 from [[Baltimore County, Maryland|Baltimore]] and [[Frederick County, Maryland|Frederick]] counties by taking the following hundreds from Baltimore County: North Hundred, Pipe Creek Hundred, Delaware Upper Hundred, Delaware Lower Hundred and from Frederick County: Pipe Creek Hundred, Westminster Hundred, Unity Hundred, Burnt House Hundred, Piney Creek Hundred, and Taneytown Hundred.
  
 
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[[Baltimore_County,_Maryland|Baltimore]] | [[Frederick_County,_Maryland|Frederick]] | [[Howard_County,_Maryland|Howard]] | '''Pennsylvania''' counties: [[Adams_County,_Pennsylvania|Adams]] | [[York_County,_Pennsylvania|York]]
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[[Baltimore County, Maryland|Baltimore]] | [[Frederick County, Maryland|Frederick]] | [[Howard County, Maryland|Howard]] | '''Pennsylvania''' counties: [[Adams County, Pennsylvania|Adams]] | [[York County, Pennsylvania|York]]  
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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Revision as of 06:23, 5 October 2008

United States > Maryland > Carroll County
File:Md-carroll.png
showing location of Carroll County

Contents

County Courthouse

225 North Center St.
Westminster, MD 21157

History

  • Named for Charles Carroll (1737-1832), the last surviving signer of Declaration of Independence.

Parent County

  • Created 19 January 1837 from Baltimore and Frederick counties by taking the following hundreds from Baltimore County: North Hundred, Pipe Creek Hundred, Delaware Upper Hundred, Delaware Lower Hundred and from Frederick County: Pipe Creek Hundred, Westminster Hundred, Unity Hundred, Burnt House Hundred, Piney Creek Hundred, and Taneytown Hundred.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Taneytown
  • Westminster
Towns
  • Hampstead
  • Manchester
  • Mount Airy
  • New Windsor
  • Sykesville
  • Union Bridge
Communities
  • Alesia
  • Carrollton
  • Carrolltowne
  • Detour
  • Eldersburg
  • Finksburg
  • Frizzelburg
  • Gaither
  • Gamber
  • Greenmount
  • Harney
  • Henryton
  • Keymar
  • Jasontown
  • Lineboro
  • Linwood
  • Louisville
  • Mayberry
  • Mexico
  • Middleburg
  • Millers
  • New Mexico
  • Patapsco
  • Pleasant Valley
  • Silver Run
  • Union Mills
  • Uniontown
  • Woodbine
  • Woodstock

Neighboring Counties

Baltimore | Frederick | Howard | Pennsylvania counties: Adams | York

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References