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Rowan County, North Carolina, USA

Rowan County was formed in 1753 from the northern part of Anson County. It was named for Matthew Rowan, acting governor of North Carolina from 1753 to 1754. It was intended to incorporate all of the lands of the Granville District that had been included in Anson County.

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  • Rowan county was formed in 1753 from the northern part of Anson County

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  • 1854 - Rowan county
    Rowan, a county in the W. central part of North Carolina; area, estimated at 600 square miles. The Yadkin river forms the boundary on the E., and...Read MORE...


  • 1895 Rowan county
    Rowan, a county in the W. central part of North Carolina, has an area of about 458 square miles. It is bounded on the N.E. by the Yadkin and South...Read MORE...


  • Rowan County, North Carolina, USA
    Yadkin Hotel, Salisbury
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  • Rowan county was formed in 1753 from the northern part of Anson County

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1854 - Rowan county
    Rowan, a county in the W. central part of North Carolina; area, estimated at 600 square miles. The Yadkin river forms the boundary on the E., and... Read MORE...

  • 1895 Rowan county
    Rowan, a county in the W. central part of North Carolina, has an area of about 458 square miles. It is bounded on the N.E. by the Yadkin and South... Read MORE...

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