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Established January 01, 1793
Disbanded Still Active
Last ModifiedRBH June 03, 2011 10:57pm
DescriptionCreated by Act of North Carolina

Named for William Lee Davidson

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May 20, 1977 -


DAVIDSON lost small area to CHEATHAM. (Tenn. Acts 1977, 90th assy., pub., ch. 293/p. 704)

April 04, 1974 - May 20, 1977


DAVIDSON lost small area to CHEATHAM. (Tenn. Acts 1974, 88th assy., 2d reg. sess., pub., ch. 760, sec. 1/p. 1132)

March 30, 1972 - April 04, 1974


DAVIDSON lost small area to WILSON. (Tenn. Acts 1972, 87th assy., 2d reg. sess., pub., ch. 572/p. 399)

July 02, 1931 - March 30, 1972


DAVIDSON exchanged small areas with WILLIAMSON [map depicts net changes in DAVIDSON-WILLIAMSON line 1897-1931]. (Tenn. Acts 1931, 67th assy., priv., ch. 793/p. 2092)

July 01, 1925 - July 02, 1931


DAVIDSON gained from RUTHERFORD. (Tenn. Acts 1925, 64th assy., priv., ch. 360/p. 1338)

April 17, 1899 - July 01, 1925


DAVIDSON exchanged with WILSON to accommodate local resident. (Tenn. Acts 1899, 51st assy., ch. 263/p. 604)

February 09, 1893 - April 17, 1899


DAVIDSON lost to RUTHERFORD to accommodate local residents. (Tenn. Acts 1893, 48th assy., ch. 2/p. 4)

March 30, 1891 - February 09, 1893


DAVIDSON lost to RUTHERFORD to accommodate local residents. (Tenn. Acts 1891, 47th assy., ch. 258/p. 493)

March 26, 1877 - March 30, 1891


DAVIDSON gained from CHEATHAM to accommodate local residents. (Tenn. Acts 1877, 40th assy., 1st sess., ch. 110/p. 134)

March 24, 1873 - March 26, 1877


DAVIDSON gained from ROBERTSON to accommodate local resident. (Tenn. Acts 1873, 38th assy., ch. 100/p. 134)

December 09, 1869 - March 24, 1873


DAVIDSON gained from CHEATHAM to accommodate local resident. (Tenn. Acts 1869, 36th assy., 1st sess., pub., ch. 32/p. 40)

March 14, 1868 - December 09, 1869


DAVIDSON lost to ROBERTSON [repealed act of 19 Mar 1860]. (Tenn. Acts 1867, 35th assy., 1st sess., pub., ch. 82/p. 108)

March 19, 1860 - March 14, 1868


DAVIDSON gained from ROBERTSON [repealed 14 Mar 1868]. (Tenn. Acts 1859, 33d assy., 1st sess., priv., ch. 135, secs. 1-13/pp. 438-440)

April 05, 1856 - March 19, 1860


DAVIDSON lost to creation of CHEATHAM. (Tenn. Acts 1855, 31st assy., ch. 122, secs. 1, 18-21, 26/pp. 151, 156-158; "Davidson County v. Cheatham County" in S.W. Rptr, 63:209-213; Binkley, 30-31)

May 01, 1848 - April 05, 1856


DAVIDSON gained from RUTHERFORD. (Tenn. Acts 1847, 27th assy., ch. 145/p. 226)

October 25, 1803 - May 01, 1848


DAVIDSON lost to creation of RUTHERFORD, and lost to WILSON. (Tenn. Acts 1803, 5th assy., 1st sess., ch. 70/p. 119; ch. 74/p. 127)

November 14, 1801 - October 25, 1803


DAVIDSON gained from Non-County Area 2. (Tenn. Acts 1801, 4th assy., ch. 37/p. 270)

November 06, 1801 - November 14, 1801


DAVIDSON gained from WILSON. (Tenn. Acts 1801, 4th assy., ch. 57/p. 291)

October 26, 1799 - November 06, 1801


DAVIDSON lost to creation of WILLIAMSON. (Tenn. Acts 1799, 3d assy., ch. 3, sec. 1/p. 182)

December 29, 1798 - October 26, 1799


DAVIDSON gained from Non-County Area 2. (Tenn. Acts 1798, 2d assy., 2d sess., ch. 10/p. 167)

December 06, 1788 - December 29, 1798


DAVIDSON lost to creation of TENNESSEE County (extinct). (N.C. St. Recs., 24:ch. 28/pp. 972-973)

January 06, 1787 - December 06, 1788


DAVIDSON lost to creation of SUMNER. (N.C. St. Recs., 24:ch. 32/pp. 826-828)

May 17, 1783 - January 06, 1787


DAVIDSON created by North Carolina from WASHINGTON. (N.C. St. Recs., 24:ch. 52/p. 540)

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