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The forcible (sometimes at gunpoint) removal of the Cherokee people, leading up to the notorious Trail of Tears to Indian Territory west of the Mississippi River, began in this area the year before.
The push by European Americans to expel the Cherokee was accelerated by the discovery of gold in local streams.
Originally, Cherokee County was more like a territory than a county, covering everything northwest of the Chattahoochee River and Chestatee River except for Carroll County.
This county was created December 26, 1831 by the state legislature.
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