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Calhoun County Coordinators: Cindy Sloan and Stan Peacock
(All reunions have been moved to our calendar.)
|Welcome to Calhoun County|
|Facts and History about Calhoun County.|
|Officials - Territory of Florida|
Some WONDERFUL new books about Calhoun County - Chipola Country.
I've now written three books about Chipola country, the latest published two weeks ago--Look and Tremble: a Novel of West Florida. It's probably the only book ever been written about life in Calhoun County. The 295-page hardbook book was published by Father & Son Publishing, Inc., 4909 North Monroe Street, Tallahassee, FL 32303.The book ($21.95) maybe ordered toll-free 1-800-741-2712; website http://www.fatherson.com, email email@example.com.
I hope this information may be shared with others.
My father was Jesse W. Bowden, who ran a store at Altha for 50 years. I am now editor emeritus of the Pensacola News Journal, semi-retiring in 1997 after 44 years--31 of them editor-in-chief.
I thank you for your wonderful work
Jesse Earle Bowden
|Some great information, thanks so much to Janie Moore|
Abe Springs...Historical Information. Thanks to Wayne Carpenter and Betty Smith
|Township and Range Map of Calhoun County|
|Florida Governor Fuller Warren|
|Search Florida CSA Pension Application Files|
|CALHOUN COUNTY TREASURER'S BOOK|
Index to Reconstructed Federal Land Tract Book by Duke Vickery
|Florida Military History (great site by Ron Thompson and FLGenWeb Project)|
|Florida GenWeb Archive Files|
|Florida Post Offices in 1870|
RootsWeb Soundex Converter
This form will return the soundex code for the entered surname.
RootsWeb.com announces a new GEDCOM hosting project.
Read about it here: WorldConnect Press Release.
|RootsWeb Announces Beta Test Of
Unlimited Free Web Site Space.
|You can purchase census records from
I have purchased CD's from them and they are reasonable and not bad for the money.
|Family History and Genealogies|
|Right now there is not a list of family histories for Calhoun County. I included the one for Jackson County because there is much overlapping between the families of the two countries. If you have databases that are on-line I will be happy to compile a list for Calhoun County.|
|USGENWEB Archives Tables of Contents (Click here)|
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Houston County, Alabama
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