The 1800 census for Rockingham Co. NC lists families in Salisbury. Where was that located?

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in Genealogy Help by Betty Gerlack G2G1 (1.1k points)

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It wasn’t a place,  Rockingham County was part of the Salisbury Census District which included many counties.  North Carolina was originally divided into districts and Salisbury District went all the way into parts of what is now Tennessee before it was a state.
by Kathie Forbes G2G6 Pilot (361k points)

Thank you, Kathie.

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