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Spalding County, Georgia
December 20, 1851 Spaulding County created
  Creation of Georgia Counties
  Spalding County, Georgia
June 25, 1958 Margie Dell Pitts and Eleanor Joyce Chapman join the National Guard in Griffin, the first women to do so.
  Spalding County, Georgia
August 29, 2005 Tornadoes from hurricane Katrina destroy homes and chicken houses in Carroll County and a motel and businesses in the Helen area of White County. Others injured people in Spaulding County and Peach County
  Carroll County, Georgia
  White County, Georgia
  Hurricane Katrina
  Spalding County, Georgia
  Peach County, Georgia

Name derivation:Named in honor of Thomas Spalding, pro-farmer descendant of John Mohr McIntosh who created the so-called Georgia Platform and attended the state's first secession convention in 1850.
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Web sites:National Register of Historic Places in Spaulding County, Georgia
Spalding County, Georgia, links
Map of Spalding County, Georgia

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