Alamance County

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Haw River - Course
... The Haw rises in the Piedmont country, in northeast Forsyth County, near the border with Guilford County just north of Kernersville ... northeast, passing north of Oak Ridge and Summerfield into southern Rockingham County, passing through Haw River State Park, north of Greensboro ... as it moves through the corner of Guilford County into Alamance County ...
Carolina, Alamance County, North Carolina
... Carolina is an unincorporated community located on the Haw River in Alamance County, North Carolina ...
Alamance County, North Carolina - Notable People
... of Alex Haley's family may have lived in Alamance County, as noted in his 1976 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Roots The Saga of an American Family - coming from ... of the John Boy and Billy Show Charley Jones, born in Alamance County, Major League Baseball player B ...
Thomas Michael Holt
... for the technology behind the family's Holt Mills 'Alamance Plaids,' the first colored cotton goods produced in the South – a development that revolutionized the Southern textile ... He was born in Alamance County, North Carolina, July 15, 1831 ... (Edwin Michael Holt had formerly manufactured the so-called Alamance Plaids, the first cotton goods produced in the South on power looms ...

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