Robeson County, North Carolina
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Robeson County, North Carolina
The county was formed in 1787 from part of Bladen County and named in honor of Col. Thomas Robeson of Tar Heel, NC, a hero of the Revolutionary War. In 1781, Robeson and 70 Patriots defeated an army of 400 Loyalists at the Battle of Elizabethtown.

The county seat is Lumberton.

Cities and Towns
Fairmont * Lumber Bridge * Marietta * Maxton * McDonald * Orrum * Parkton
Pembroke * Proctorville * Raynham * Red Springs * Rennert * Rowland

Census-designated places
Barker Ten Mile * Elrod * Prospect * Raemon * Rex * Shannon

Unincorporated Communities
Bloomington * Five Forks * Red Banks



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Website Updates:
March 2018
Marriage: Freels/Baker


March 2016: Marriage: North/McLean
January 2016: Obit: James W Phillips submitted by Dena
July 2015: Obit: Broadfoot
April 2015: Newspaper: Crimes: Shot in a fit of jealousy
Feb 2015:  bios for CUMMINGS, ROWLAND;  1790 Federal Census; death notice of LOWERY
Jan 2015:  history of Native Americans in Robeson Co.



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