Alamance. In 1775 the Wataugans changed their name to "Washington District." By around 1776, they were petitioning to be a part of Virginia (who turned them down) and on July 5, 1776 they decided to petition for adoption into North Carolina.
Charles Harrington b. 1720 Surry Co. VA D.1772 (Pittsboro ?) Chatham Co. NC mc1747 Edgcombe Co. NC Wounded at Battle of Alamance, May 1771.
Son of Thomas Harrington b.1690 Bertie NC and Mary Whitmell.
Whitmell Harrington b.1749 NC m. Sarah Row Living 1790 Hillsborough Dist, Chatham Co. NC.
Would there be any Adairs from Wataugan (Washington District) c.1771 ?