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List of U.S. counties named after women

This is a list of U.S. counties which are named for women. Items may be listed in more than one category.

Contents

  • Locals and settlers 1
  • Native Americans 2
  • Famous women 3
  • Titled noblewomen and queens 4
  • Saints 5
  • Aspects of the Virgin Mary 6
  • Fictional 7
  • Counties indirectly named for women 8
  • Counties possibly named for women 9
  • See also 10
  • References 11

Locals and settlers

Native Americans

Famous women

Titled noblewomen and queens

Saints

Aspects of the Virgin Mary

Fictional

Counties indirectly named for women

Counties possibly named for women

See also

References

  1. ^ "Ada County". Idaho.gov. Retrieved 7 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "About Dare County". Dare County. Retrieved 7 January 2015. 
  3. ^ "History of East Feliciana Parish". Feliciana Tourism. 
  4. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 127. 
  5. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 141. 
  6. ^ "Hart Country". Georgia.gov. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  7. ^ "Marshall County". Oklahoma Historical Society Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History & Culture. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  8. ^ "Nebraska Place Names (1925)". NEGenWeb Project. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  9. ^ "Joel Lane House". United States National Park Service. 
  10. ^ "About". Angelina County website. 
  11. ^ Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc. Standard Publishing Company. p. 153. 
  12. ^ "Bremer County History". Bremer County, Iowa. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
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