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Charlotte County

Charlotte County was established April 23, 1921. It was named for the Bay of Charlotte Harbor. "Charlotte" came from "Carlota" (Spanish). In 1565, the Spanish named "Bahia de Carlota," followed by the English in 1775 who named the area Charlotte Harbor in tribute to the Queen Charlotte Sophia, wife of King George III. Punta Gorda is the only incorporated city in Charlotte County.

City: Punta Gorda

Census-designated places
 Charlotte Harbor ~ Charlotte Park ~ Cleveland ~ Englewood ~ Grove City
Harbour Heights ~ Manasota Key ~ Port Charlotte ~ Rotonda ~ Solana

Other Unincorporated Communities
 Adrian Town ~ Boca Grande ~ Cape Haze ~ Deep Creek ~ Murdock ~ Placida

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Charlotte County Data



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Church Histories / Records

Family Bibles and Records

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

Native Americans

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Sept 2018:  obit for STEPHENS

Dec 2017:  
Obits for DREGGORS, HUGHES, ROE, MATTHEWS.  Sicklist news for BURDETT.  Party news for CHADWICK, SMITH, PYLE.  Gossip news for McHARGUE, WHIDDEN, PARISH, KNOWLES, SAMS, RASCH, MASON, HARP, WELLS and other surnames.  Marriage notices for RICHMOND-GEORGE, MATTHEWS-GOFF.  Military news for LANIER, VECQUERAY, MCWILLIAMS



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Surrounding Counties
Sarasota County - northwest
DeSoto County - north
Highlands County - northeast
Glades County - east
Hendry County - southeast
Lee County - south
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