Place:Catoosa, Georgia, United States

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Catoosa County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. It was created on December 5, 1853. As of the 2010 census, the population was 63,942. The county seat is Ringgold.

Catoosa County is part of the Chattanooga, TN–GA Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Shawn Mullins' 2010 album Light You Up included a song titled "Catoosa County", a semi-fictional account of the Civil War conflicts that took place in the county.

On April 27, 2011 a devastating tornado touched down in Ringgold and Catoosa County, leaving a path of severe destruction.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1853 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1853 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1853 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1853 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1855 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1860 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1860 5,082
1870 4,409
1880 4,739
1890 5,431
1900 5,823
1910 7,184
1920 6,677
1930 9,421
1940 12,199
1950 15,146
1960 21,101
1970 28,271
1980 36,991
1990 42,464

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External links

www.rootsweb.com/~gacatoos/


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