Campbell County, Georgia

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*Robert Preston Brooks, ''History of Georgia'' (Boston: Atkinson, Mentzer, 1913) ({{FHL|6104646}}) [http://books.google.com/books?id=QA_VAAAAMAAJ Digitized by Google Books].  
 
*Robert Preston Brooks, ''History of Georgia'' (Boston: Atkinson, Mentzer, 1913) ({{FHL|6104646}}) [http://books.google.com/books?id=QA_VAAAAMAAJ Digitized by Google Books].  
 
*Ellis Merton Coulter, ''A Short History of Georgia'' (Chapel Hill, [N. Car.]: Univ. of N. Car. Press, 1933) ({{FHL|975.8 H2ce}})  
 
*Ellis Merton Coulter, ''A Short History of Georgia'' (Chapel Hill, [N. Car.]: Univ. of N. Car. Press, 1933) ({{FHL|975.8 H2ce}})  
*Clark Howell, ''History of Georgia'' (S.l.: S.J. Clarke, 1926) (Book {{FHL|975.8 D3hc}}; Film {{FHL|1000159}}).[http://books.google.com/books?id=1kkTAAAAYAAJ ]
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*Clark Howell, ''History of Georgia'' (S.l.: S.J. Clarke, 1926) (Book {{FHL|975.8 D3hc}}; Film {{FHL|1000159}}).
 
*Kenneth K. Krakow, ''Georgia Place Names'' (Macon, Ga.: Winship Press, 1975) ({{FHL|975.8 E2k}}).  
 
*Kenneth K. Krakow, ''Georgia Place Names'' (Macon, Ga.: Winship Press, 1975) ({{FHL|975.8 E2k}}).  
*History of Georgia:Biographical, several volumes; pub. Chicago, 1926
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*''History of Georgia: Biographical, several volumes; pub. Chicago, 1926
  
 
[[Category:Fulton_County,_Georgia]] [[Category:Campbell_County,_Georgia]] [[Category:Milton_County,_Georgia]]
 
[[Category:Fulton_County,_Georgia]] [[Category:Campbell_County,_Georgia]] [[Category:Milton_County,_Georgia]]

Revision as of 15:34, 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.
  • Ellis Merton Coulter, A Short History of Georgia (Chapel Hill, [N. Car.]: Univ. of N. Car. Press, 1933) (FHL 975.8 H2ce)
  • Clark Howell, History of Georgia (S.l.: S.J. Clarke, 1926) (Book FHL 975.8 D3hc; Film FHL 1000159).
  • Kenneth K. Krakow, Georgia Place Names (Macon, Ga.: Winship Press, 1975) (FHL 975.8 E2k).
  • History of Georgia: Biographical, several volumes; pub. Chicago, 1926