Benton County, Alabama

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Alabama]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Benton County, Alabama|Benton County]]'' <br>
 
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== History Tidbit  ==
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*'''1832'''--Benton County was formed 18 December 1832 from the Creek Cession.  
 
*'''1832'''--Benton County was formed 18 December 1832 from the Creek Cession.  
*'''1858'''--Renamed 29 January 1858 to [[Calhoun County, Alabama|Calhoun]] County.  
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*'''1858'''--Renamed 29 January 1858 to [[Calhoun County, Alabama|Calhoun]] County.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 35. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
*For the records, see Calhoun County.
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For records of '''Benton County''', see '''[[Calhoun County, Alabama]]'''.
  
== References  ==
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=== References  ===
  
*Alabama: Her History Resources, W. Brewer; pub. Montgomery, Alabama, 1872.
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*Alabama History, Joel Campbell Dubose; pub. Atlanta 1908
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*History of Alabama, Albert Burton Moore; pub. Chicago, 1927
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*History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography, Thomas McAvory Owen; pub. Chicago, 1921.
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*Report of the Alabama History Commission, Thomas McAvory Owen; pub. Montgomery, Alabama 1901
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*History of Alabama, Albert James Pickett; pub. Birmingham, Alabama 1878
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[[Category:Calhoun_County,_Alabama]]
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{{Alabama|Alabama}}
  
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[[Category:Calhoun_County,_Alabama]] [[Category:Benton County, Alabama]] [[Category:Alabama counties]]

Revision as of 22:07, 27 August 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Alabama Gotoarrow.png Benton County

  • 1832--Benton County was formed 18 December 1832 from the Creek Cession.
  • 1858--Renamed 29 January 1858 to Calhoun County.[1]

For records of Benton County, see Calhoun County, Alabama.

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 35. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.