Campbell County, Georgia

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*T. S. Arthur and W. H. Carpenter, ''History of Georgia: From Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time'', Lippincott's Cabinet Histories of the States, Georgia (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1858). ({{FHL|6117226}}) [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH28&CISOPTR=7851 Digitized by BYU Family History Archives].  
 
*T. S. Arthur and W. H. Carpenter, ''History of Georgia: From Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time'', Lippincott's Cabinet Histories of the States, Georgia (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1858). ({{FHL|6117226}}) [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH28&CISOPTR=7851 Digitized by BYU Family History Archives].  
*History of Georgia, Robert Preston Brooks; pub. New York, 1938
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*Robert Preston Brooks, ''History of Georgia'' (Boston : Atkinson, Mentzer, 1913) ({{FHL|6104646}}) [http://books.google.com/0CBYQ6AEwAA Digitized by Google Books].
 
*A Short History of Georgia, E. Merton Coulter; pub. Raleigh, 1933  
 
*A Short History of Georgia, E. Merton Coulter; pub. Raleigh, 1933  
 
*History of Georgia, Clark Howell; n.p., 1926  
 
*History of Georgia, Clark Howell; n.p., 1926  

Revision as of 14:50, 13 September 2010

Historical Background

  • Campbell County was formed 20 December 1820 with parts from Fayette, Coweta and Carroll counties and half of DeKalb County which became Fulton County soon afterwards.
  • Original county seat was Campbellton, but after the Atlanta & West Point Railroad built through Fairburn, the county seat was transferred to Fairburn.
  • Northwest part of the county became Douglas County 17 October 1870.
  • Along with Milton County, Campbell County ceased to exist and merged with Fulton County 1 January 1932.
  • For records, see Fulton County, Georgia.

References

  • T. S. Arthur and W. H. Carpenter, History of Georgia: From Its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time, Lippincott's Cabinet Histories of the States, Georgia (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1858). (FHL 6117226) Digitized by BYU Family History Archives.
  • Robert Preston Brooks, History of Georgia (Boston : Atkinson, Mentzer, 1913) (FHL 6104646) Digitized by Google Books.
  • A Short History of Georgia, E. Merton Coulter; pub. Raleigh, 1933
  • History of Georgia, Clark Howell; n.p., 1926
  • George Place Names, Kenneth K. Krakow; pub. Macon, Georgia, 1975
  • History of Georgia:Biographical, several volumes; pub. Chicago, 1926