Photo: Home at 420 Chocorua Lake Road, ca. 1791, Chocorua Lake Basin Historic District, Tamworth, NH The Historic District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005. Photographed by User:Magicpiano (own work), 2014, [cc-by-3.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed October, 2014.
Carroll County administrative offices are located at 95 Water Village Road, Ossipee, NH 03864; phone: 603-539-7751.
The County of Carroll was formed on December 23, 1840, by an act of the State Legislature and organized from towns removed from Strafford County. It was named in honor of Charles Carroll of Carrollton, who had died eight years prior and was the last surviving signer of the Declaration of Independence. Ossipee is the county seat.