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 New Georgia Encyclopedia: Barrow County
Barrow County's original settlers were Creeks and Cherokees, many of whom lived in a settlement known as Snodon.
Barrow was formed from Gwinnett, Jackson, and Walton counties.
The county's largest city is the county seat of Winder, home of Richard B. Russell, whose nearly forty years in the U.S. Senate brought him widespread recognition through his roles as chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and president pro tempore of the Senate.
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 Barrow   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Barrow CRC Barrow Community Regeneration Company is a non-profit making company and charity working towards community and social development in Barrow and Furness.
Barrow County Clean and Beautiful Community organization encouraging recycling and environmental awareness in Barrow County, Georgia.
The Political Graveyard: Barrow County, Ga. Brief history of politicians hailing from Barrow County.
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 Northeast Georgia Regional Development Center
Barrow County was created in 1914 as a way of settling a dispute among the citizens of the City of Winder, which at the time was located at the juncture of three counties.
The city of Russell in the county was one of 187 inactive municipalities to lose their charters in 1995 as a result of a 1993 Act of the General Assembly.
Barrow County is home to one of only 15 covered bridges remaining in Georgia, the Kilgore covered bridge.
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 Barrow
Barrow AFC - News, fixtures, results, match reports, club information, forum, and photographs.
Barrow Street - A nonprofit organization that publishes a poetry journal and hosts a poetry reading series in New York City's West Village.
Barrow, William, Venerable - An English Jesuit martyr, born in Lancashire, in 1609, died 30 June, 1679.
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 georgia.gov - Barrow County
Barrow was created in 1914 as a way of settling a dispute among the citizens of the City of Winder, which at the time was located at the juncture of three counties.
A new county was created from parts of Gwinnett, Jackson, and Walton counties, with Winder designated as the county seat.
The new county was named for David Crenshaw "Uncle Dave" Barrow, long-time chancellor of the University of Georgia.
barrowcounty.georgia.gov   (101 words)

  
 Barrow County Courthouse
Reportedly, the new county was created because although downtown Winder was located in Walton County, its city boundaries extended into Gwinnett and Jackson counties, meaning Winder residents were divided among three different counties.
In 1904, Georgia voters had approved a constitutional amendment limiting the number of counties in the state to 145.
In 1945, Georgia voters ratified a new constitution -- one which provided an absolute limit of 159 counties, with an additional provision (see text) that no new country could be created except through consolidation of existing counties.
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 Barrow County, Georgia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The county's explosive growth is evident with a population of 56,418 according to the 2004 U.S. Census Estimate.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 422 km² (163 mi²).
For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.70 males.
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 Barrow County, Georgia - SmartyBrain Encyclopedia and Dictionary
Barrow County is a county located in the U.S. State of Georgia.
Northern Georgia roadmap: Including counties of Banks, Barrow, Bartow, Butts, Carroll, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Clarke, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, Dade,...
The Fort Yargo epic: The story of a historical Georgia landmark built in the early 1790's by the Humphries brother
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 Richard Russell   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
(2 November 1897 - 21 January 1971), was born in Winder, Georgia.
He graduated from Gordon Institute in Barnesville, Georgia, in 1915 and received a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Georgia in 1918.
Prior to entering the United States Senate in 1933, Russell served as county attorney for Barrow County, Georgia, as a member of the Georgia House of Representatives, its Speaker, and finally, he was governor of Georgia from 1931 to 1933.
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 Encyclopedia: Barrow County, Georgia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
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 Digital Barrow County Map, Maps of Barrow County County, Georgia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Barrow County Map, Maps of Barrow County and all Georgia County Maps.
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 Barrow County, Georgia Genealogical Records Information
Northwest Georgia Historical and Genealogical Society, PO Box 5063, Rome, Georgia 30162-5063
Georgia State Archives, 5800 Jonesboro Road, Morrow, GA 30260; 678.364.3700
Georgia Historical Society, 501 Whitaker Str, Savannah, GA 31401; 912-651-2125, Fax: 912-651-2831
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 Barrow County, Georgia Genealogy Page
The county was named for David Crenshaw Barrow who was a Professor at The University of Georgia.
From 1907 to 1925 he served as chancellor of the University of Georgia.
The Barrow County area was actually settled prior to the start of the 19th century Indian named 'Umausauga'
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 barrowcountynews.com - Georgia
Nick Jenkins, the assistant manager of Fort Yargo State Park, has been on the job since mid-summer and he is turning his focus outward from the park in order to bring the community into one of the area's greatest natural resources.
The Monday called meeting of the Barrow County Board of Commissioners to set the millage rate was cancelled when advertisement requirements did not meet the state mandate.
Barrow County News is published online every Sunday and Thursday.
www.barrowcountynews.com   (126 words)

  
 Georgia: Barrow County Realty - Real Estate Agents
Barrow County is just a hop, skip and jump from our office, so we can give you the attention you need to list your existing home or find the home of your dreams.
If you are in the market for commercial land or real estate, we'd be more than happy to assist you in all ways posible.
Real estate specialists in the areas of Barrow County real estate, Watkinsville real estate, Oconee County real estate and land, and parts of Jackson County, Tara is "Your Friend in Barrow County Real Estate".
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 The Political Graveyard: Barrow County, Ga.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
Chief justice of Georgia Supreme Court, 1923-38; died in office 1938.
Georgia state house of representatives, 1951-58; member of
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 Nancy Guinn Library Genealogy
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 Barrow County, Georgia homes and Barrow County, Georgia real estate for sale - CUTLER/GMAC Real Estate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Bethlehem, GA; Barrow County, homes and real estate for sale
Hoschton, GA; Barrow County, homes and real estate for sale
Winder, GA; Barrow County, homes and real estate for sale
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 Barrow County schools - district elementary, middle, and high school information
Barrow County schools - district elementary, middle, and high school information
Barrow County school information: Barrow County schools, Barrow County districts, Barrow County cities
GreatSchools.net: Elementary, middle and high school information for Barrow County public, private and charter schools
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 Find New Homes & Home Builders in Barrow County, Georgia at iNest.com
We provide an easy way to view and compare new homes from leading Barrow County home builders and get 1% cash back following your real estate purchase.
The total of all sales taxes for an area, including state, county and local taxes.
An index of the overall cost of living for an area, where 100 equals the national average.
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 Derek Upshaw Georgia Barrow County
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 Chapel Hill Cemetery - Barrow County, Georgia
From Barrow County Courthouse (on Broad Street, Winder,GA) go south to GA-8 and turn left.
The cemetery is three mile from the courthouse, and is on the left side of GA-8, across from Smith Funeral Home and Barrow Memorial Gardens.
Turn left off GA-8 at Harold Day Rd., SE, cross the railroad tracks and immediately turn left again onto Chapel Church Spur, NE to get to the cemetery.
www.interment.net /data/us/ga/barrow/chapelhill/chapel.htm   (154 words)

  
 Barrow County
Home » Georgia Counties by Region » Georgia Counties, Region 5 » Barrow County
Aerial photographs of Georgia counties from the 1930s to the 1980s from the collections of the University of Georgia Libraries Map Collection
The Digital Library of Georgia is part of the
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 Listings Georgia: Barrow County: Media
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 Barrow County, Georgia
Name derivation:Named in honor of David Crenshaw Barrow, who served as teacher and Chancellor of the University of Georgia
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All of the photographs, graphics and text on Our Georgia History (http://ourgeorgiahistory.com) are © Copyright 2001-2005 by Golden Ink unless otherwise noted.
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 Barrow County Georgia USGenWeb Archives
Or submit files for Barrow County directly to: Virginia Crilley
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 Open Directory - Regional: North America: United States: Georgia: Counties: Barrow   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
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 Employment Level: Barrow County, GA, Georgia; NSA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Series Title: Employment Level: Barrow County, GA, Georgia; NSA
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Employment and Unemployment Rate Lists; by State, or City
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 Barrow County, Georgia Web Site
Where progressive attitudes and an excellent quality of life merge to form one fine community
The Unofficial Web Site of Barrow County, Georgia
This site is privately funded and provided to assist you in becoming more familiar with your County government.
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 Barrow County Georgia Map
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