|Daniel Ridge Creek||rises in NW Transylvania County and flows SE into Right Fork Davidson River.|
|Daniel Swash||waterway through a group of unnamed tidal-marsh islands in Pamlico Sound just off Portsmouth Island, E Carteret County.|
|Daniel Town||community in S Rutherford County. Named for Leonard N. Daniel, who operated a store there, owned adjacent land, and built several houses.|
|Daniels Cove||S Haywood County on Shining Creek.|
|Daniels Creek||rises in W Harnett County and flows NE into Cape Fear River. The name is a corruption of Donnelys; named for Arthur Donnely, who settled on its banks in 1750. Earlier known as McPhersons Creek.|
|Daniels Gap||on the Ashe-Wilkes county line.|
|Daniels Marshes||See Roanoke Marshes.|
|Daniels-Rhyne||textile community in central Lincoln County SW of Lincolnton. Originally two separate communities. Daniels named for Daniel Warlick, pioneer settler; Rhyne named for founder of local mill.|
|Danover||community in NE Surry County.|
|Dans Creek||rises in NE Columbus County and flows SE and E into Livingston Creek.|
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