Orange County, NC

ORANGE COUNTY, situated in the north part of North Carolina. Area, 1,300 square miles. Seat of justice, Hillsborough. Pop. in 1810, 20,135; in 1820, 23,492; in 1830, 23,875; in 1840, 24,356; in 1850, 17,055. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
Birthplace of
Name Type
Chapel Hill, NC City or Town
Harts Mill, NC City or Town
Hillsborough, NC City or Town
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