Genealogy and History
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Sumner County was founded in 1786. It was named
in honor of Maj. Gen. Jethro Sumner, officer of the French and Indian Wars. He served in defense of Charleston,
in 1776. He fought in the battles of Brandywine and Germantown. He served in the Army at Valley Forge. He last
served in the defense of North Carolina against Cornwallis.
Davidson -- Macon -- Robertson -- Trousdale -- Wilson