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Cumberland County, North Carolina
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Cumberland Co., NC

Cumberland Co., NC


History

The county was formed in 1754 from Bladen County. It was named for Prince William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland (1721-1765), captain-general of the British army and victorious commander at the Battle of Culloden.

Modern Day Adjacent Counties

Cumberland County is bordered by Harnett? to the north, Sampson in the east, Bladen to the south, Robeson in the southwest, Hoke? on the west and Moore in the northwest.
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Gleanings From

The Cumberland County Register of Deeds now has deeds online back to 1754 at:
http://www.ccrodinternet.org/(external link)

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