Place:Washington, North Carolina, United States

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NameWashington
Alt namesFincastlesource: Family History Library Catalog
Washingtonsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates35.833°N 76.6°W
Located inNorth Carolina, United States     (1779 - )
See alsoTyrrell, North Carolina, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Washington County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,228. Its county seat is Plymouth.

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History

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The county was formed in 1799 from the western third of Tyrrell County. It was named for George Washington.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1779 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1779 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1795 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1800 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1810 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1815 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1851 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1912 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
1800 2,422
1810 3,464
1820 3,986
1830 4,552
1840 4,525
1850 5,664
1860 6,357
1870 6,516
1880 8,928
1890 10,200
1900 10,608
1910 11,062
1920 11,429
1930 11,603
1940 12,323
1950 13,180
1960 13,488
1970 14,038
1980 14,801
1990 13,997

Research Tips

External links

www.washingtoncountygov.com


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