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Anson County, North Carolina, USA

It was named for George Anson, Baron Anson, a British admiral, who circumnavigated the globe from 1740 to 1744, and later became First Lord of the Admiralty. Anson purchased land in the state. Like its parent county Bladen, Anson County was originally a vast territory with indefinite northern and western boundaries...

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  • Anson county was formed in 1750 from Bladen County.

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  • 1854 - Anson county
    Carolina, bordering on South Carolina, has an area of 610 square miles. Rocky river forms its entire boundary on the N., and the Yadkin or Pedee on...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Anson county
    An’son, a county in the S. part of North Carolina, has an area of about 460 square miles. It is bounded on the N, by Rocky River, and on the E. by...Read MORE...


  • Anson County, North Carolina, USA
    Anson County Home, Wadesboro, North Carolina
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  • Anson County, North Carolina, USA
    Polk Street, Looking West, Polkton, North Carolina
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    Lockhart Gaddy's Wild Goose Refuge, Ansonville, North Carolina
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Anson County, North Carolina, USA
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Anson County Home, Wadesboro, North Carolina
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Anson County, North Carolina, USA
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Polk Street, Looking West, Polkton, North Carolina
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Anson County, North Carolina, USA
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Lockhart Gaddy's Wild Goose Refuge, Ansonville, North Carolina
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  • Anson county was formed in 1750 from Bladen County.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1854 - Anson county
    Carolina, bordering on South Carolina, has an area of 610 square miles. Rocky river forms its entire boundary on the N., and the Yadkin or Pedee on... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Anson county
    An’son, a county in the S. part of North Carolina, has an area of about 460 square miles. It is bounded on the N, by Rocky River, and on the E. by... Read MORE...

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