Place:Graham, North Carolina, United States

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NameGraham
Alt namesGrahamsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates35.35°N 83.8°W
Located inNorth Carolina, United States     (1872 - )
See alsoCherokee, North Carolina, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
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Graham County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 8,861. Its county seat is Robbinsville.

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History

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The county was formed January 30, 1872, from the northeastern part of Cherokee County. It was named for William A. Graham, United States Senator from North Carolina (1840–1843) and Governor of North Carolina (1845–1849).

Timeline

Date Event Source
1789 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1847 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1864 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1872 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1893 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
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
1880 2,335
1890 3,313
1900 4,343
1910 4,749
1920 4,872
1930 5,841
1940 6,418
1950 6,886
1960 6,432
1970 6,562
1980 7,217
1990 7,196

Research Tips

External links

www.main.nc.us.graham/


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