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Charloe is an unincorporated community in Paulding County, in the U.S. state of Ohio.

History

An Ottawa Indian village stood at the site of Charloe. Charloe was the county seat of Paulding County in the 1840s. The community was named for Charloe Peter, an Indian chief. Charloe lost the county seat to Paulding in 1851, prompting the former community's decline.

A post office was established at Charloe in 1840, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1905.

Coordinates: 41°07′53″N 84°26′02″W / 41.13139°N 84.43389°W / 41.13139; -84.43389


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