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History of Greene County, North Carolina

James M. Creech

History of Greene County, North Carolina

compiled from legends, hearsay, records found there and elsewhere

by James M. Creech

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Published by Gateway Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

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  • Greene County (N.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Greene County (N.C.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 698-703.

      Statementby James M. Creech.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF262.G86 C73
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 705 p., [1] fold. leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages705
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4432345M
      LC Control Number79067028

      The Watauga settlement was was south of the Holston River, on the Watauga and Nolichucky Rivers in the colony of North Carolina. There were three main settlements in the area known as Watauga, Carter's Valley, and settlers came down the Great Valley through Virginia, while others went through gaps in the Unaka Range from North Carolina.


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