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Griffith Rutherford

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Griffith Rutherford, for whom Rutherford County was named, was a prominent and colorful figure in the early history of western North Carolina. He led the only large-scale campaign against the Indians in the mountain area. He was also a pioneer, statesman, distinguished solider, and a Brigadier General in the Revolutionary War.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 12 Issue 38, Feb 1945, p18