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Lumbee Tribe - History - Early References
1753 to count Indians in the colony, the surveyors returning from Bladen County (from which Robeson County was subsequently created) reported there were "no Indians in the county." The same report stated ... In 1840, thirty-six white Robeson County residents signed a petition complaining that Robeson County had been "cursed" by the presence of what they described as being a "free colored" population who migrated from ...