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May 12, 1953 -


LEXINGTON lost to NEWBERRY. (S.C. Acts 1953, no. 323, sec. 1/pp. 416-417)

March 11, 1922 - May 12, 1953


LEXINGTON lost to RICHLAND. (S.C. Acts 1922, no. 551, sec. 1/pp. 977-978)

March 29, 1920 - March 11, 1922


LEXINGTON lost to NEWBERRY. (S.C. Acts 1920, no. 547, sec. 1/pp. 976-978)

February 13, 1913 - March 29, 1920


LEXINGTON lost to RICHLAND. (S.C. Acts 1913, no. 68, sec. 1/pp. 107-108)

February 09, 1912 - February 13, 1913


LEXINGTON lost to RICHLAND. (S.C. Acts 1912, no. 457, sec. 1/pp. 821-823)

February 14, 1908 - February 09, 1912


LEXINGTON lost to creation of CALHOUN. (S.C. Acts 1908, no. 567, sec. 1/pp. 1279-1281)

February 19, 1901 - February 14, 1908


LEXINGTON lost to NEWBERRY. (S.C. Acts 1901, no. 380, sec. 1/pp. 661-662)

March 10, 1871 - February 19, 1901


LEXINGTON lost to creation of AIKEN. (S.C. Acts 1871, no. 420, sec. 1/p. 695)

April 16, 1868 - March 10, 1871


Lexington District eliminated when new state constitution abolished all judicial districts. LEXINGTON County continued, took on the same boundaries as Lexington Dist., and assumed all functions of local government from both jud. dist. and parishes. (Swindler, 8:497)

December 17, 1803 - April 16, 1868


LEXINGTON (Saxe Gotha election district) lost to Orange Parish and lost territory in boundary adjustment with St. Matthew Parish, as a result of omnibus act to delineate boundaries of counties, election districts, and parishes. (S.C. Acts 1803, p. 38)

February 29, 1788 - December 17, 1803


LEXINGTON gained undisputed jurisdiction over 12 Mar 1785 overlap with NEWBERRY; Overlap Area eliminated. (S.C. Statutes, 4:661-666; S.C. Acts 1797, pp. 144-145)

March 12, 1785 - February 29, 1788


LEXINGTON created in Orangeburg District (overlapped part of NEWBERRY; disputed jurisdiction settled in LEXINGTON's favor on 29 Feb 1788). (S.C. Statutes, 4:661-666; S.C. Acts 1797, pp. 144-145)

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