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COUNTY INFORMATION Cherokee County was founded January 9, 1836
It is named for the Cherokee tribe of American Indians.
The county seat is Centre.
CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES
* Cedar Bluff * Centre (County seat) * Gaylesville * Leesburg *
* Collinsville (part - part is in DeKalb County)
* Sand Rock (part - part is in DeKalb County)*
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Online Data Biographies Birth Records Cemeteries Census Records Church Records Death Records Estate Notices History Marriage Records Military Records Miscellaneous Data Newspaper Gleanings Obituaries and Death Notices Post Offices School Records Wills / Probate Records
Jul 2015: 1939 Confederate Pensioners
Apr 2015: Cemeteries: Alexander Cemetery
Feb 2015: Bio: MORTAGNE
Jan 2015: Marriage News: THOMPSON, BARRY, DEERMAN, WHORTON; Death News: LITTLE, LEE, HURLEY, CLINTON, WOOD, BELL, BISHOP, GARRET, CHILDERS, NORTON, CAMERON; Industrial News: Cornwell Iron Works; Community News: Courthouse Burned; Crime News: WEST
Oct 2014: 1925 Confederate Pensioners
Sep 2014: Bio: KYLE, MEEKS, JOHNSON, DUNCAN, WARD, STANDIFER, LAY, BELL
Jul 2014: Mil: Civil: Southern Claims Commission Applicants; Obit: MEIDZIELSEI, MAJELSKI
Apr 2014: Bio: LOWRY - Transcribed by Kim Mohler; History: Water Mills of Cherokee County in 1886
Mar 2014: Obit: COLLINS , Crime News
Feb 2014: Wills: Index of Will Book A
Jan 2014: Death News: PRATT; Sick List: SANDERS, HOPKINS, MARTIN; Known Cherokee County Newspapers
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