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To the committees of the several towns and counties of the province of North-Carolina

To the committees of the several towns and counties of the province of North-Carolina

appointed for the purpose of carrying into execution the resolves of the Continental Congress.

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Published by Printed by James Davis? in [Newbern, N.C.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Continental Congress.,
  • North Carolina -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 42946.
    ContributionsHewes, Joseph, 1730-1779., Caswell, Richard, 1729-1789.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 sheet ([2] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14563763M

    A state of the southeast United States bordering on the Atlantic Ocean. It was admitted as one of the original Thirteen Colonies in First settled c. , it was part of the province of Carolina until and became a separate colony in and a royal colony in North Carolina seceded in May and was readmitted to the Union in. There were also several counties that had judicial and electoral functions. As people settled the backcountry, judicial districts and additional counties were formed. This structure continued and grew after the Revolutionary War. In , all counties were renamed as districts. In , the districts were converted back to counties.

    On Decem , the North Carolina legislature again ceded the western counties to the United States government, and on Febru , a deed was prepared transferring all seven counties, which the United States Congress finally accepted on April 2, We all need to come together. Play Sporcle's virtual live trivia to have fun, connect with people, and get your trivia a live hosted trivia game for your favorite pub trivia experience done virtually. If a virtual private party is more your thing, go here for details.

    North Carolina "A" Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places Advertisement Cities & Towns are in bold, while neighborhoods, subdivisions & other populated places are in standard text. The formation of counties was one of the first matters attended to by the Lords Proprietors after they received their charter in from King Charles II for the vast tract of land in America he called the province of Carolina. In the Proprietors formed "all that parte of the province which lyeth on the north east side or starboard side entering of the river Chowan now named by us.


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Counties exist to help enhance the lives of their citizens. Resolved that it be recommended to the Committees of the several Counties and Towns in this province, to obtain an exact List of the Inhabitants within their respective Counties and Towns, distinguishing in such List the Number of White Male Persons between the Age of Sixteen and fifty Years, the Number of Males above fifty and under Sixteen.

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