Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 350.
TALBOT COUNTY, situated in the westerly part of Georgia, with Flint river on the northeast. Area, 400 square miles. Seat of justice, Talbotton. Pop. in 1830, 5,940; in 1840, 15,627; in 1850, 16,534.