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Cherokee County Alabama

Cherokee County was founded January 9, 1836
It is named for the Cherokee tribe of American Indians.
The county seat is Centre.

Photo by Rudi Weikard CC BY-SA 4.0
CHEROKEE COUNTY COURTHOUSE

CITIES, TOWNS,  AND POPULATED PLACES

* Centre (county seat) * Cedar Bluff * Gaylesville * Leesburg * Sand Rock * Broomtown * Spring Garden * Adams Crossroads * Alexis * Billy Goat Hill * Bluffton * Blue Pond * Bomar * Congo * Ellisville * Elrath * Forney * Hopewell * Hurley * Key * Little River * McCord Crossroads * McFrey Crossroads * McGhee * Moshat * Newberry Crossroads * Pleasant Gap * Rock Run * Round Mountain * Sanford Springs * Tecumseh Furnace *

Ghost Town

 * Turkey Town *

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Website Updates:
Jun 2018: Marriage News: LUMSDEN, MCKERLEY, KING, STONE, EDWARDS, FIRESTONE
Mar 2018: Website updated and pages are mobile friendly; Marriage News; PRICE, MORRIS; Death News: WILSON, VEAL; Sick List News: LAWRENCE, TATUM, MCELRATH
Dec 2017: Marriage News: AMBERSON, LEEK; Crime News: ALLSUP; Death News: HILBURN; Community News: STEWART
Jul 2017: Crime News: WOODLIFF, STEWART, GOOD, JOHNSON
Apr 2017: County: 1923 County Officers
 
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* Chattooga County, Georgia - northeast

* Floyd County, Georgia - east

* Polk County, Georgia - southeast

* Cleburne County - south

* Calhoun County - south

* Etowah County - west

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