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  Cherokee County, Georgia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cherokee County is a county located in the state of Georgia.
The county's explosive growth is evident with a population of 184,211 according to the 2005 U.S. Census Estimate.
Cherokee County is now becoming part of suburban Atlanta and is considered part of the Atlanta metro area.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cherokee_County,_Georgia   (926 words)

  
 New Georgia Encyclopedia: Cherokee County
Cherokee County, in northwest Georgia, was formed from Cherokee Indian Territory in December 1831, after the discovery of gold in the region in 1828.
The removal of the Cherokees opened up the new territory for agricultural uses, especially the cultivation of cotton and corn, the mining of gold and marble, the making of moonshine, the manufacture of cotton and rope, and the construction of both a railroad in 1879 and a highway for shipping goods.
According to the 2000 U.S. census, the population of Cherokee County is 141,903 (92.4 percent white, 2.5 percent fl, and 5.4 percent Hispanic).
www.georgiaencyclopedia.org /nge/Article.jsp?path=/CitiesCounties/Counties&id=h-1406   (536 words)

  
 Ball Ground, Georgia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ball Ground is at the northernmost end of Georgia Interstate 575, north of Canton at exit 20 on I-575, and ending seven miles north at exit 27.
The Cherokee County Airport is located between Ball Ground and Canton.
Local legend, as well as the Georgia Government's website [1] indicate that Ball Ground derrives its name from the game player by the Cherokee Indians native to Cherokee County.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ball_Ground,_Georgia   (648 words)

  
 Development Authority of Cherokee County, Georgia
The Development Authority of Cherokee County was created by statute in January 1981 under the Development Authorities law (Chapter 62 of the Georgia Codes).
The Cherokee County Development Authority was created in 1966 by a constitutional referendum of the citizens of Cherokee County.
Regular meetings of the Cherokee County Development Authority are held the last Monday of January, April, July and October at 10:30 a.m.
developmentauthority.cherokeega.com /about.cfm   (345 words)

  
 Cherokee County Georgia
Located north of Cobb County in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Cherokee County is a very desirable place to live, with new homes and well-planned swim/tennis and golf communities being built at a steady pace, yet the area still maintains the rural charm and tranquility it has always had.
Cherokee County is named after the Indian tribe that first settled this area, and in the early 1800s comprised a vast area that now covers 24 Georgia counties.
Canton which is the county seat, never made it with silk, but with the rail line from Marietta and the Canton Cotton Mills it became an important textile town.
www.thehomebuyersrep.com /cherokee_county.htm   (695 words)

  
 Cherokee County, Georgia Genealogical Records Information
Named for the Cherokee Indians, the large county was not able to function as a county because of its size and the fact that Cherokee Indians still occupied portions of the land.
Beginning in the fall of 1832, Cherokee lands were distributed to whites in two lotteries -- one for land lots and one for gold lots -- but the legislature temporarily prohibited whites from taking possession of lots on which Cherokees still lived.
The new Cherokee County was formed from the second section of the former Cherokee County and consisted of districts two, three, four, thirteen, fourteen, and fifteen, plus the eastern half of districts twenty-one, twenty-two, and twenty-three.
www.mygeorgiagenealogy.com /ga_county/crk.htm   (1559 words)

  
 ScanCherokee: Live Cherokee County Sheriff, Fire, and EMS Radio
Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to a structure fire at 149 Shady Lane, off Highway 20 in eastern Cherokee County, shortly before 7 o’clock this morning.
Investigators in Cherokee County were working to determine what caused a fatal fire that killed one man inside a home early Sunday morning.
Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to a structure fire at 737 Cagle Circle located in the Salacoa Community in northwestern Cherokee County at approximately 3:45 this afternoon.
www.scancherokee.com   (1673 words)

  
 Cherokee County, GA - Tax Assessors Office
The county appraisal staff, as required by law, is responsible for the appraisal for tax purposes of all taxable property, real and personal, that the county board of assessors is required to assess.
The county appraisal staff shall be responsible for the proper maintenance of all tax records and maps for the county in a proper and current condition, and the staff shall have custody of such records.
The county appraisal staff shall be responsible for preparing annual assessments on all property required to be assessed by the board of assessors.
www.cherokeega.com /ccweb/departments/assessor   (357 words)

  
 Cherokee County, Georgia: Historical Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Cherokee County, Georgia, was created from ceded land of the Cherokee Indians on 21 December 1830.
Georgia's Generally Assembly first Act that would, utlimately, create Cherokee County from the remaining lands of the Cherokee Nation was passed in Milledgeville during the annual session of November and December in 1828.
They may be linked to but may not be reproduced electronically or otherwise without specific permission from the county host and/or the contributor.
www.cherokeecountyga.org   (108 words)

  
 Georgia Division of Public Health | Counties | Cherokee County
Cherokee County had 2.8 licensed nursing home beds per 100 persons in 1999, compared with the state average of 5.5 per 100 persons.
In 1999, the number of physicians in the county per 10,000 persons was 6.4, compared to the state average of 19.3.
Lake Allatoona, an 11,860-acre lake, is the center of recreational activities in Cherokee County.
health.state.ga.us /regional/cherokee/index.asp   (198 words)

  
 Discover Cherokee County, Georgia: Where Metro Meets the Mountains   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This was also a military removal encampment for the Georgia Militia during the “Trail of Tears” in 1838.
Cherokee Gold: Cherokee County, located along Georgia's gold belt, figured prominently in the gold rush of the 1830's and 40's.
Cherokee Historic Courthouse: See this native Georgia marble structure that was built in the early 1900’s.
www.cherokeechamber.com /DiscoverCherokee/venues.htm   (1299 words)

  
 Cherokee County Public Records   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Cherokee County Public Records presents the information on this web site as a service to the public.
Cherokee County Public Records makes no warranty or guarantee concerning the accuracy or reliability of the content at this site or at other sites to which we link.
The Cherokee County Public Records shall not be liable for errors contained herein or for any damages in connection with the use of the information contained herein.
deeds.cherokeega.com   (150 words)

  
 Cherokee County Historical Society
Cherokee County is steeped in history — from the years when this land was home to the Cherokee Indians through the chronicles of modern-day pioneers.
The Cherokee County Historical Society is dedicated to historic preservation and education.
In 1998, Barnes was elected to serve as the 80th Governor of the State of Georgia.
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 Woodstock Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Cherokee County, Georgia
Known as the place where “the metro meets the mountains,” Cherokee County is filled with natural beauty while also offering the conveniences of a metropolitan marketplace.
The city of Woodstock is located in the southernmost part of the county, approximately 30 miles north of Atlanta and 12 miles south of Canton.
The county’s fastest growing city, Woodstock has enjoyed a growth rate of 70% over the past decade and is now home to approximately 12,000 residents.
www.woodstock-homesforsale.com   (817 words)

  
 Cherokee County, Georgia (GA) @USA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Georgia : Metros and Regions : Atlanta Metro (180)
The county's explosive growth is evident with a population of 166,639 according to the 2003 U.S. Census Estimate.
Originally, Cherokee County was more like a territory than a county, covering everything northwest of the Chattahoochee River except for Carroll County.
www.at-usa.com /Georgia/Counties/Cherokee   (111 words)

  
 georgia.gov - Cherokee County
Cherokee County was formed in 1830 from lands previously held by the Cherokee Indians.
Its 6,900 square miles were subsequently divided into 24 other counties.
A.L. Coggins, original owner of the farm, was a Georgia pioneer in the harness racing industry; the farm became famous for its world-class race horse, Abbedale.
cherokeecounty.georgia.gov   (83 words)

  
 State of Georgia
Georgia was founded in 1733 and consisted of 12 parishes at the time of the American Revolution.
Counties were not formed until 1777, covering at that time only a portion of Georgia's present jurisdiction.
The Goergia Archives has nearly all of the state's pre-1900, bound, county records on microfilm and has several collections of loose, original records.
www.mygeorgiagenealogy.com   (215 words)

  
 Cherokee County, GA Amateur Radio Emergency Service / Skywarn
Cherokee Amateur Radio Society Field Day 2006 is in planning stages.
Meetings are generally held at the Cherokee County EOC, located at 150 Chattin Drive, Canton, GA. Talk-in on 443.075.
Cherokee County ARES Nets are every Monday Night at 8pm on 443.075 Repeater.
www.cherokee-ares.org   (247 words)

  
 Cherokee County, Georgia Parks
Discover Georgia's beautiful parks, wildlife, mountains, waterfalls, lakes, coast and islands, Civil War and historic sites, gardens, trails, festivals, and other fun places to visit.
Whether you are going out for a day or vacationing in Georgia, this site is full of outdoor recreational ideas and maps at your fingertips.
Click here to return to the counties parks page.
www.n-georgia.com /cherokee_co.htm   (420 words)

  
 Canton Real Estate of houses and Homes For Sale in Cherokee County, Georgia
Nestled at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the northwestern part of the state, the community is a part of the Atlanta metropolitan area and is the seat of Cherokee County.
Local students attend schools within the Cherokee County Public School District, one of the fastest-growing districts in the southeastern part of the country.
Whether they are moving across oceans or within the same county, her clients know they can count on Candace for personalized service and attention throughout the entire transaction.
www.canton-homesforsale.com   (693 words)

  
 Cherokee county Georgia homes for sale and rent
This County is fast growing and a great place to live.
With new developments and growing at a steady pace Cherokee County still retains the rural atmosphere it always had.
The city of Canton is located in the center of Cherokee County.
www.tmbmanagement.com /Communities/Cherokee/cherokee.html   (256 words)

  
 Digital Cherokee County Map, Maps of Cherokee County County, Georgia.
Cherokee County Map, Maps of Cherokee County and all Georgia County Maps.
Our map of Cherokee County is fully editable, logically layered (View Layer Directory), and royalty free.
Every county map is available, but we may not yet have your county of interest completed.
www.creativeforce.com /county_maps/county_maps.asp?ID=410   (234 words)

  
 CHEROKEE COUNTY, GEORGIA BIOGRAPHIES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The information for this booklet is taken from the Memoirs of Georgia and is the biographical sketches found in that volume.
Most of the data found was given by the family themselves, and therefore, should be accurately reflected.
JOHN WELSEY PAYNE, of Cherokee county, was born in Rutherford county, N.C., on June 5, 1820.
www.mountainpress.com /books/ga/details/ga-0119w.html   (78 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Cherokee County, Ga.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
The intent is to locate places according to current county names and boundaries.
Senator from Georgia in the Confederate Congress, 1862-63.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/GA/CH.html   (518 words)

  
 ajc.com | Metro | CHEROKEE | ajc.com
Contact Cherokee bureau chief bureau chief Paul Shea and his staff.
The casket of Robert Stubbs II was among 20 buried at the Georgia National Cemetery on Monday.
From 1960 to 2000, the size of the average household in metro Atlanta declined by one person.
www.ajc.com /metro/content/metro/cherokee   (191 words)

  
 Welcome to Cherokee County Homes!
If you are looking for a home in the Cherokee County area, you have come to the right place.
Cherokee County is just far enough away from the big city of Atlanta but still close enough for all the activities that go on there.
Contact Scott at Family Mortgage of Georgia for all your answers.
www.cherokee-county-homes.com   (148 words)

  
 Cherokee County Canton, Georgia (Counties)
The county seat of Cherokee County, Georgia, is Canton.
The county population on July 1, 1999, was 141,686, an increase of 51,482 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
www.ohwy.com /ga/y/y13057.htm   (84 words)

  
 Mothers Against Methamphetamine Cherokee County Georgia Chapter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
When I answered the call of God to start a MAMA’s group in Cherokee County, I was told by another chapter leader that all I needed to do was be obedient to Him and He would supply the people… boy, did He.
We are incorporated (so we can apply for non-profit status), we have a checking account for donations, we are establishing a checking account for donations, we are establishing a presence in our community and we have relationships with recovery centers throughout the state of Georgia and beyond.
WE also want to establish a Meth Task Force in Cherokee County to Address problems associated with meth use.
www.mamaofcherokee.com /home.php   (331 words)

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