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Beaufort County, North Carolina
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Founded 1705
County Seat Washington
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Contents

County Courthouse

Beaufort County Courthouse
112 W 2nd Street
Washington, NC 27889
252-946-2323

Reg of Deeds has m and land rec
Clk Sup Ct has pro Records[1] Beaufort was formed from Bath 3 Dec 1705

History

Parent County

1705--Beaufort County was first called Pamptecough Precinct when it was formed 3 December 1705 from Bath County; the name was changed to Beaufort about 1712.  Bath County was abolished in 1739.  County seat: Washington [2]

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Bibles

Biographies

Cemeteries

Census & Tax

For tips on accessing Beaufort County, North Carolina census records online, see: North Carolina Census.

Church

Court

Ethnic

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Beaufort County for European settlers included:[3]

Military

Civil War

Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.

-3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
-4th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Miscellaneous

Newspapers, Letters & Journals

Photographs

Probate

Schools

Vital Records

Uncertified copies of vital records can be ordered for a small fee from the Register of Deeds. Please contact them for more information. 

Births
Marriages
Deaths


Yearbooks

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Beaufort County, North Carolina p. 506. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 847-61. (FHL Book 973 D27e 2002) WorldCat entry., and William E. Myer, Indian Trails of the Southeast. (Nashville, Tenn.: Blue and Gray Press, 1971), 12-14, and the book's pocket map "The Trail System of the Southeastern United States in the early Colonial Period" (1923). (FHL Book 970.1 M992i) WorldCat entry.

 

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