Starting Sept. 30, 2014, will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: North Carolina: Rutherford County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Town of Darlington 1800's
Posted by: Linda Hicks (ID *****7369) Date: March 19, 2003 at 09:02:50
  of 2349

Does anyone have any information about a town that existed in Rutherford County sometime in the 1800's - I believe the town was named Darlington. The story I have is that it was named after a much loved school teacher in the town who had the last name of Darling. The town was in the area where Gilkey is now. I know that in the town there was a grist mill, a stage coach stop and a general store/post office.

Thanks very much!


Notify Administrator about this message?

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network