Historical Account of Tryon County

Tryon was abolished in 1779, and Lincoln and Rutherford were formed from it.
The boundary line between Tryon and Mecklenburg was established in 1774.
Lincoln and Rutherford were formed in 1779 from Tryon.


The Formation of the North Carolina Counties, 1663-1943. By David Leroy Corbitt
Raleigh, Division of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources 1950. 

Ulrichsburg, North Carolina (established 1789).

An article by Mills Yoder Bridges

Approximate Boundaries of Tryon County, NC 1768 - Maps, Links to Historical Articles


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