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Charlotte County

Formation Date: 1764
Formed From: Lunenburg County

Image depicting location of Charlotte County
Charlotte County was named for Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, consort of George III. It was formed from Lunenburg County in 1764. Its area is 471 square miles, and the county seat is Charlotte Court House. The population is 12,472 according to the 2000 census.

Original Records at The Library of Virginia: Yes