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History: Timeline


1664       Albemarle County was formed.
1664       Clarendon County was formed.
1668       Chowan County was formed.
       Currituck County was formed.
       Pasquotank County was formed.
       Perquimans County was formed.
1696       Bath County was formed.
1705       Beaufort County was formed.
       Craven County was formed.
       Hyde County was formed.
1722       Bertie County was formed.
       Carteret County was formed.
1729       New Hanover County was formed.
       Tyrrell County was formed.
1734       Bladen County was formed.
       Onslow County was formed.
1741       Edgecombe County was formed.
       Northampton County was formed.
1746       Granville County was formed.
       Johnston County was formed.
1750       Anson County was formed.
       Duplin County was formed.
1752       Orange County was formed.
1753       Rowan County was formed.
1754       Cumberland County was formed.
1759       Dobbs County was formed.
       Halifax County was formed.
1760       Hertford County was formed.
1761       Pitt County was formed.
1763       Mecklenburg County was formed.
1764       Brunswick County was formed.
       Bute County was formed.
1768       Tryon County was formed.
1771       Chatham County was formed.
       Guilford County was formed.
       Surry County was formed.
       Wake County was formed.
1774       Martin County was formed.
1777       Burke County was formed.
       Camden County was formed.
       Caswell County was formed.
       Nash County was formed.
1778       Wilkes County was formed.
1779       Franklin County was formed.
       Gates County was formed.
       Jones County was formed.
       Lincoln County was formed.
       Montgomery County was formed.
       Randolph County was formed.
       Richmond County was formed.
       Rutherford County was formed.
       Warren County was formed.
       Wayne County was formed.
1784       Moore County was formed.
       Sampson County was formed.
1785       Rockingham County was formed.
1787       Robeson County was formed.
1788       Iredell County was formed.
1789       Stokes County was formed.
1791       Buncombe County was formed.
       Glasgow County was formed.
       Lenoir County was formed.
1792       Cabarrus County was formed.
       Person County was formed.
1799       Ashe County was formed.
       Greene County was formed.
       Washington County was formed.
1808       Columbus County was formed.
       Haywood County was formed.
1822       Davidson County was formed.
1828       Macon County was formed.
1833       Yancey County was fomed.
1836       Davie County was formed.
1838       Henderson County was formed.
1839       Cherokee County was formed.
1841       Caldwell County was formed,
       Cleveland County was formed.
       Stanly County was formed.
1842       Catawba County was formed.
       McDowell County was formed.
       Union County was formed.
1846       Gaston County was formed.
1847       Alexander County was formed.
1849       Alamance County was formed.
       Forsyth County was formed.
       Watauga County was formed.
1850       Yadkin County was formed.
1851       Jackson County was formed.
       Madison County was formed.
1855       Harnett County was formed.
       Polk County was formed.
       Wilson County was formed.
1859       Alleghany County was formed.
1861       Clay County was formed.
       Mitchell County was formed.
       Transylvania County was formed.
1870       Dare County was formed.
1871       Swain County was formed.
1872       Graham County was formed.
       Pamlico County was formed.
1875       Pender County was formed.
1881       Durham County was formed.
       Vance County was formed.
1899       Scotland County was formed.
1907       Lee County was formed.
1911       Avery County was formed.
       Hoke County was formed.

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