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Tyrrell County, North Carolina

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  • Dr. (CSA), Edward Warren (1828 - 1893)
    Warren, physician and surgeon, the son of Dr. William C. and Harriet J. Alexander Warren, was born in Tyrrell County, but both of his parents were of prominent Virginia families. His father was a physi...

Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Tyrrell County, North Carolina.

The county was created in 1729 as Tyrrell Precinct and gained county status in 1739. It was named for Sir John Tyrrell, one of the Lords Proprietors of Carolina.

Adjacent Counties

Towns, Townships & Communities

  • Alligator
  • Columbia (County Seat)
  • Fort Landing
  • Frying Pan
  • Gum Neck
  • Jerry
  • Kilkenny
  • Pleasant View
  • Scuppernong
  • South Fork



Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places

Pocosin Lakes Nat'l Wildlife Ref. (part)