Garrett County, Maryland

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Revision as of 18:33, 6 October 2008

United States > Maryland > Garrett County
File:Md-garrett.png
showing location of Garrett County

Contents

County Courthouse

203 South Fourth Street, Room 207
Oakland, Maryland, 21550.

History

John Work Garrett
  • Named for John Work Garrett (1820-1884), president of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad.

Parent County

  • Last county created in the state, 4 November 1872, from west part of Allegany County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Towns
  • Accident
  • Deer Park
  • Friendsville
  • Grantsville
  • Kitzmiller
  • Loch Lynn Heights
  • Mountain Lake Park
  • Oakland
Communities
  • Bittinger
  • Bloomington
  • Crellin
  • Gorman
  • Hutton
  • McHenry
  • Jennings
  • Sang Run
  • Shalmar
  • Swanton

Neighboring Counties

Allegany | Pennsylvania counties: Fayette | Somerset | West Virginia counties: Grant | Mineral | Preston | Tucker

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References