Looking to get Link(s) of the McCarta and McCarty surnames. Trying to find out when the spelling changed to McCarta

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My Maternal Grand Father was Clifford Odell McCarta I know it's a spelling change from McCarty, But looking for when it was changed so I can build up that branch on my tree. McCarta in Louisiana.
asked in Genealogy Help by Larry Stokes G2G Crew (920 points)
edited by Larry Stokes
From what my mother (Cleo O. McCarta, McCarta-11 ) has told me she was told by her Mother, McCarta name changed from McCarty when they came over to US, and changed name because of something to do about some stolen pigs.


Now Im just looking for similiar story(ies) and/or some type of confirmation of the name change.

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