Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 68.
CARROLL COUNTY, situated in the western part of Tennessee, and drained by Big Sandy river. Area, 960 square miles. Seat of justice, Huntingdon. Pop. in 1830, 9,378; in 1840, 12,362; in 1850, 15,967.