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By Alice E. Sink

local american citizens first inhabited the japanese Forsyth County region, a traditional watershed and resource of six rivers and creeks. approximately 1756, Irishman Caleb tale settled the following on four hundred acres of wooded land. Years later, tale offered his land to David Morrow for a purported 4 gallons of rum. approximately 1771, William Dobson bought the unique acreage and extra tracts and equipped an resort close to what's now Mountain highway and major highway. He named this junction Dobson�s
Crossroads. On June 2, 1791, President George Washington ate breakfast at Dobson�s Tavern. On November 14, 1817, German-born Joseph Kerner (also spelled K�rner) bought the land and renamed the realm Kerner�s Crossroads. This starts off the tale of Kernersville. an analogous roads, nonetheless graced with old church buildings, shops, and houses, crisscross on the middle of this neighborhood. K�rner�s Folly, which includes 22 rooms, housed the 1st deepest little theater in America.

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