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== History Tidbit  ==
 
== History Tidbit  ==
  
*Benton County was formed 18 December 1832 from the Creek Cession.  
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*'''1832'''--Benton County was formed 18 December 1832 from the Creek Cession.  
*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.  
 
*For the records, see Calhoun County.
 
*For the records, see Calhoun County.
  

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United States  > Alabama > Benton County

History Tidbit

  • 1832--Benton County was formed 18 December 1832 from the Creek Cession.
  • 1858--Renamed 29 January 1858 to Calhoun County.
  • For the records, see Calhoun County.

References

  • Alabama: Her History Resources, W. Brewer; pub. Montgomery, Alabama, 1872.
  • Alabama History, Joel Campbell Dubose; pub. Atlanta 1908
  • History of Alabama, Albert Burton Moore; pub. Chicago, 1927
  • History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography, Thomas McAvory Owen; pub. Chicago, 1921.
  • Report of the Alabama History Commission, Thomas McAvory Owen; pub. Montgomery, Alabama 1901
  • History of Alabama, Albert James Pickett; pub. Birmingham, Alabama 1878