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''[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Carolina Genealogy|North Carolina]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Bladen County'''  
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Guide to '''Bladen County, North Carolina ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
 
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[http://www.bladeninfo.org/ Bladen County North Carolina]<br>Courthouse Dr P O Box 247<br>Elizabethtown, NC 28337<br><br>reg of Deeds has b &amp; D rec from 1914<br>m rec from 1893 &amp; land rec from 1734<br>Clk Sup Ct has div &amp; ct rec from 1893 &amp; pro rec from 1734<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Bladen County, North Carolina p. 506. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref> <br><br>  
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[http://www.bladeninfo.org/ Bladen County North Carolina]<br>Courthouse Dr P O Box 247<br>Elizabethtown, NC 28337<br><br>reg of Deeds has b &amp; D rec from 1914<br>m rec from 1893 &amp; land rec from 1734<br>Clk Sup Ct has div &amp; ct rec from 1893 &amp; pro rec from 1734<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Bladen County, North Carolina p. 506. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref> <br>
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'''Register of Deeds'''<br>
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PO Box 247<br>
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Elizabethtown, NC 28337<br>
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Telephone:  910-862-6710<br>
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Fax: 910-862-6714<br>
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[mailto:bcrod@bladenco.org email]<br>
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[https://www.bladeninfo.com Website]<br>
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'''Clerk of Superior Court'''<br>
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PO Box 2619 <br>
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Elizabethtown, NC 28337<br>
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Telephone: (910) 872-7200<br>
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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For animated maps illustrating North Carolina county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/northcarolina/ "Rotating Formation North Carolina County Boundary Maps"] (1664-1965) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
 
'''1800, 1893--'''Courthouse fires destroyed most of the court records and several land records.  
 
'''1800, 1893--'''Courthouse fires destroyed most of the court records and several land records.  
  
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For a list of record loss in North Carolina counties see: [http://www.genealogyinc.com/northcarolina/nc-counties.html#courthouse North Carolina Counties with Burned Courthouses]
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
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Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.  
 
Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.  
  
:-[[3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
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:-[[3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]  
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:- [[2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery|2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery]], Company H<br>:- [[2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery|2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery]], Company I<br>:- [[2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery|2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery]], <br>:- [[3rd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery|3rd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery]], 2nd Company K<br>:- [[3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]], Company H<br>:- [[3rd Regiment, North Carolina State Troops|3rd Regiment, North Carolina State Troops]], Company H<br>:- [[7th Battalion, North Carolina Junior Reserves|7th Battalion, North Carolina Junior Reserves]], Company C<br>:- [[8th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserve|8th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves]], Captain David Callihan's Company<br>:- [[8th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserve|8th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves]], Captain Neill McNeill's Company<br><br>
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*1861 - 1865 {{RecordSearch|1932376|North Carolina, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index and images
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*1861 - 1865 {{RecordSearch|1932416|North Carolina, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index and images
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== Births =====
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*1800 - 2000 {{RecordSearch|1949336|North Carolina Birth Index 1800-2000}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1866 - 1964 {{RecordSearch|1675484|North Carolina Births and Christenings 1866-1964}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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===== Deaths =====
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*1898 - 1994{{RecordSearch|1675510|North Carolina Deaths 1906-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index and images
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*1908 - 2004 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8908 North Carolina Death Indexes 1908-2004] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
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*1909-1975 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1121 North Carolina Death Certificates 1909-1975] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $
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*1931 - 1994{{RecordSearch|1584959|North Carolina Deaths 1931-1994}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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===== Divorce =====
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*1958 - 2004[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1115 North Carolina Divorce Index 1958-2004] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
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===== Marriage  =====
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*'''1888-1961''' - Bladen County Marriage Index 1888-1961 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Iginorthcarolinaa.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/4/4d/Iginorthcarolinaa.pdf]].</ref>
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*1741 - 2004 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8909 North Carolina Marriage Index 1741-2004] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
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*1759 - 1979{{RecordSearch|1675514|North Carolina Marriages 1759-1979}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*1762 - 1969{{RecordSearch|1726957|North Carolina County Marriages 1762-1969}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index and images
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==== Yearbooks  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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Bladen County Historical Society<br> P.O. Box 848<br> Elizabethtown, NC, 28337<br>[http://www.ncgenweb.us/bladen/bchs Bladen County Website]<br><br>
  
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Old New Hanover Genealogical Society<br> P.O. Box 2536<br> Wilmington, NC 28402-2536<br>[http://www.onhgs.org/ Old New Hanover Genealogical Society]<br><br>
  
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Mother County Genealogical Society<br>818 South Main Street<br>
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Bladenboro, NC 28320<br>Phone 910-863-4707<br>[http://www.ncgenweb.us/bladen/mcgs Mother County genealogical Society]<br><br>
  
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== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/northcarolina/bladen-county/ Bladen County, NC History, Records, Facts and Genealogy] (Genealogy Inc)
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/bladen/ NCGenWeb: Bladen County] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project  
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/bladen/ NCGenWeb: Bladen County] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project  
*{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Bladen|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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Guide to Bladen County, North Carolina ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Contents

County Courthouse

Beginning Dates for Bladen County, North Carolina Genealogy Government Records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Census
Deeds
Wills
1913
1868
1913
1790
1738
1761

Bladen County North Carolina
Courthouse Dr P O Box 247
Elizabethtown, NC 28337

reg of Deeds has b & D rec from 1914
m rec from 1893 & land rec from 1734
Clk Sup Ct has div & ct rec from 1893 & pro rec from 1734[1]

Register of Deeds
PO Box 247
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Telephone: 910-862-6710
Fax: 910-862-6714
email
Website

Clerk of Superior Court
PO Box 2619
Elizabethtown, NC 28337
Telephone: (910) 872-7200

History

Parent County

1734--Bladen County was created om 1734 from New Hanover County. County seat: Elizabethtown [2]

Boundary Changes

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.

Record Loss

1800, 1893--Courthouse fires destroyed most of the court records and several land records.

For a list of record loss in North Carolina counties see: North Carolina Counties with Burned Courthouses

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

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Cemeteries

Census

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


Church Records

Baptist
Church of England
  • St. Martin's Parish. Established by 1741.[5]

Court

Genealogy

It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:

  • Locate publications about direct ancestors
  • Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
  • Identify publications, to quote Elizabeth Shown Mills, about an ancestor's "FAN Club" [Friends, Associates, and Neighbors]
Bibliography

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

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

-3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
- 2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery, Company H
:- 2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery, Company I
:- 2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery,
:- 3rd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company K
:- 3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry, Company H
:- 3rd Regiment, North Carolina State Troops, Company H
:- 7th Battalion, North Carolina Junior Reserves, Company C
:- 8th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves, Captain David Callihan's Company
:- 8th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves, Captain Neill McNeill's Company

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Deaths
Divorce


Marriage

Yearbooks

Societies and Libraries 

Bladen County Historical Society
P.O. Box 848
Elizabethtown, NC, 28337
Bladen County Website

Old New Hanover Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 2536
Wilmington, NC 28402-2536
Old New Hanover Genealogical Society

Mother County Genealogical Society
818 South Main Street
Bladenboro, NC 28320
Phone 910-863-4707
Mother County genealogical Society

Family History Centers

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See Family History Centers for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.


Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Bladen 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. 3.0 3.1 George Washington Paschal, History of North Carolina Baptists, 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:319, 327. FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990.
  4. Lemuel Burkitt and Jesse Read, A Concise History of the Kehukee Baptist Association: From Its Original Rise Down to 1808 (1808), Chapter 16. Digital version at St Paul's Seminary website.
  5. 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), 414. FHL Book 975.6 K2cr.
  6. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/4/4d/Iginorthcarolinaa.pdf.


 

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