Place:Chowan, North Carolina, United States

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NameChowan
Alt namesChowansource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates36.15°N 76.65°W
Located inNorth Carolina, United States     (1688 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Chowan County is one of the 100 counties located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. At 173 square miles, it is the smallest county by land area in North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 14,793. Its county seat is Edenton.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1678 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1688 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1694 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1715 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1749 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1790 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1790 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1913 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1790 5,011
1800 5,132
1810 5,297
1820 6,464
1830 6,697
1840 6,690
1850 6,721
1860 6,842
1870 6,450
1880 7,900
1890 9,167
1900 10,258
1910 11,303
1920 10,649
1930 11,282
1940 11,572
1950 12,540
1960 11,729
1970 10,764
1980 12,558
1990 13,506

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External links

www.chowancounty-nc.gov


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