Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Wilkesboro” in article 9 of The Daily Dispatch: October 17, 1861., [Electronic resource]:

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--Col. George Hower, an aged and distinguished citizen of North Carolina, was drowned in Yadkin river, near Wilkesboro ' on Monday, the 7th, while attempting to ford the stream in his carriage.
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Wilkesboro (North Carolina, United States) 23 2 3 0 0 user votes
Wilkesboro (Oregon, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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