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Lunenburg County

Formation Date: 1745
Formed From: Brunswick County. Part of Charlotte County was added in 1777.

Image depicting location of Lunenburg County
Lunenburg County was named for George II, duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, a German possession of the Hanoverian kings of England. It was formed from Brunswick County in 1745. Its area is 443 square miles, and the county seat is Lunenburg. According to the 2000 census, the population is 13,146.

Original Records at The Library of Virginia: Yes