Garrett County, Maryland

(Family History and Genealogy)

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Garrett County was formed in 1872 from Allegany County. It was named in honor of John Work Garrett (1820-1884), who was president of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad from 1858 to 1884. The city of Oakland is the county seat.

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