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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.



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1908-1912

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Davidson -- Macon -- Robertson -- Trousdale -- Wilson

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