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|Tyrrell County, North Carolina|
Location in the state of North Carolina
Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Tyrrell County Courthouse
403 Main Street PO box 417
Columbia NC 27925
Register of Deeds has birth and death records from 1913
marriage records 1862 and land records
Clerk Superior Court has divorce records, probate records from 1730
and court records from 1900
County seat history - Courthouse on Kendricks Cree (1751); Home of Bejamin Spruill (1774-1776); Courthouse on Scuppernog River (1777-1799); and present Columbia.
For animated maps illustrating North Carolina county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation North Carolina County Boundary Maps" (1664-1965) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
Some of the early records are missing. For a list of record loss in North Carolina counties see: North Carolina Counties with Burned Courthouses
For tips on accessing Tyrrell County, North Carolina census records online, see: North Carolina Census.
- Morratuck Creek. Constituted 1791.
- Scuppernong River. Established by 1784.
- South Lancaster. Constituted 1793.
Church of England
- St. Andrew's Parish aka South Shore Parish. Established 1729.
Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.
- Pre-1790 - Pre-1790 Tyrrell County, North Carolina Wills stored at the North Carolina State Archives are online - free. Website tips.
- 1744-1961 - Will Books 1 to 5 (1744-1961) have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
- Marriage Bonds for Tyrrell County, North Carolina at USGenWeb - free.
- 1851-1960 - Tyrrell County Marriage Index 1851-1960 in International Genealogical Index at FamilySearch - free.
- 1877-1920 - White Marriage Licenses of Tyrrell County, North Carolina 1877-1920 at USGenWeb - free.
- 1877-1920 - Non-White Marriage Licenses of Tyrrell County, North Carolina 1877-1920 at USGenWeb - free.
- 1913-1935 - Death Records of Tyrrell County, North Carolina Books 1-4 at USGenWeb - free.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- Tyrrell County, NC History, Records, Facts and Genealogy (Genealogy Inc)
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- FamilySearch Catalog
- ↑ Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tyrrell County, North Carolina. Page 513 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 George Washington Paschal, History of North Carolina Baptists, 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:490; 2:569. FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990.
- ↑ Robert J. Cain, ed., The Church of England in North Carolina: Documents, 1699-1741 (Raleigh, N.C.: Division of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, 1999), xxxiii. FHL Book 975.6 K2cr.
- ↑ Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/f/f5/Iginorthcarolinap.pdf.
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