A NCGenWeb Historical County
Visit the current counties that grew out of Albemarle County precincts.
Albemarle's original precincts were Carteret, Berkeley, and Shaftesbury.
Carteret precinct included Currituck, Pasquotank, and Camden Counties. Berkeley precinct included Perquimans County & a small part of Gates County. Shaftesbury precinct which later became known as Chowan precinct included Chowan, Gates, Hertford, Northampton, Bertie, Tyrrell, Washington, and Martin Counties.