Hertford County, NC

HERTFORD COUNTY, situated on the northerly boundary of North Carolina, with Chowan river on the northeast and traversed by Meherrin river. Area, 356 square miles. Face of the country level; soil generally poor. Seat of justice, Winton. Pop. in 1810, 1,052; in 1820, 7,712; in 1830, 8,541; in 1840, 7,484; in 1850, 8,142. (Fanning's, 1853)
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Containing Unit
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Murfreesboro, NC City or Town
Winton, NC City or Town
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