Author:Reverend Jethro Rumple

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A History of Rowan County, North Carolina

By: Reverend Jethro Rumple

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1881)

Seller ID: R1203

ISBN: 0788412035

Condition: 428 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1881), 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 428 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


A must for those seeking information on the early history of Rowan County, North Carolina-"the queenly mother of more than a score of counties." Rowan is situated in the western half of the state and is bounded on the north and east by the Yadkin River. The county was established in 1753; in its original state, it was an ample domain containing thirty present-day counties and was the stomping ground for many famed frontiersmen, including a young Daniel Boone. Reverend Rumple provides a detailed general and ecclesiastical history of the county from the initial meetings between European ... View more info