Gadsden County was created in 1823. It was named for James Gadsden of South Carolina, who served as Andrew Jackson's aide-de-camp in Florida in 1818.
Gadsden County, Florida|
Gadsden County is a county located in the panhandle of the U.S. state of Florida. The U.S. Census Bureau 2016 estimate for the county is 48,486. Its county seat is Quincy.