Place:Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States

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NameMecklenburg
Alt namesMecklenburgsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates36.7°N 78.35°W
Located inVirginia, United States     (1764 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Mecklenburg County is a county located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 32,727. Its county seat is Boydton.

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History

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Mecklenburg County was established in 1765 from Lunenburg County. It was named after Queen Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1764 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1764 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1764 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1765 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1765 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
1853 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 14,733
1800 17,008
1810 18,453
1820 19,786
1830 20,477
1840 20,724
1850 20,630
1860 20,096
1870 21,318
1880 24,610
1890 25,359
1900 26,551
1910 28,956
1920 31,208
1930 32,622
1940 31,933
1950 33,497
1960 31,428
1970 29,426
1980 29,444
1990 29,241

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