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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Carolina]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Brunswick County'''
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Guide to '''Brunswick County North Carolina genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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| seat wl = Bolivia
 
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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[North Carolina]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Brunswick_County,_North_Carolina|Brunswick County]]''
 
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Census|Census]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>[[{{PAGENAME}}#Land|'''Deeds''']]</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1913</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1804</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1913</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1790</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1764</center>
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[http://www.brunsco.net/ Brunswick County North Carolina]<br>P O Box 87 <br>Bolivia, NC 2842-0249<br>Phone: 910-253-2690<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burial &amp; land records<br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce recordes from 1900, <br>probat records from 1858 and court records from 1882<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Brunswick County, North Carolina p. 506. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
[http://www.brunsco.net/ Brunswick County North Carolina]<br>P O Box 87 <br>Bolivia, NC 2842-0249<br>Phone: 910-253-2690<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burial &amp; land records<br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce recordes from 1900, <br>probat records from 1858 and court records from 1882<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Brunswick County, North Carolina p. 506. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
Brunswick County was from from New Hanover and Bladen 30 Jan 1764<br>
 
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Census ====
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===== Baptist  =====
 
===== Baptist  =====
  
*'''Livingston Creek.''' Established by 1808.<ref>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 [http://stpaulsseminary.com/Sophomore%20Year/Department%20of%20History/Ecclesiastical%20History/First%20Semester/Baptist%20History/Baptist%20History%20Collection/LIBRARY/Lesson%2021.PDF St Paul's Seminary website].</ref>
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*'''Livingston Creek.''' Established about 1765.<ref name="bap">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 [http://stpaulsseminary.com/Sophomore%20Year/Department%20of%20History/Ecclesiastical%20History/First%20Semester/Baptist%20History/Baptist%20History%20Collection/LIBRARY/Lesson%2021.PDF St Paul's Seminary website]; George Washington Paschal, ''History of North Carolina Baptists,'' 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:324-325, 491. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>
*'''Lockwood's Folly.''' Established by 1789.<ref>George Washington Paschal, ''History of North Carolina Baptists,'' 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:491. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>
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*'''Lockwood's Folly.''' Established by 1762.<ref name="bap" />
  
 
===== Church of England  =====
 
===== Church of England  =====
  
*'''St. Philip's Church.''' Built 1740s. Destroyed in the Revolutionary War.<ref>Lawrence Foushee London and Sarah McCulloh Lemmon, ''The Episcopal Church in North Carolina, 1701-1959'' (Raleigh, N.C.: The Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, 1987), 20. {{FHL|548808|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2e}}.</ref>
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*'''St. Philip's Church.''' Built 1740s. Destroyed in the Revolutionary War.<ref>Lawrence Foushee London and Sarah McCulloh Lemmon, ''The Episcopal Church in North Carolina, 1701-1959'' (Raleigh, N.C.: The Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, 1987), 20. {{FHL|548808|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2e}}; "St. Philips Church," ''North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program,'' http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.</ref>
  
 
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===== The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  =====
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==== Vital Records&nbsp;  ====
 
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Marriages
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*North Carolina Marriages to 1799, a database, available to members &nbsp;[http://www.northcarolinapioneers.com/content/ncmarriages.html North Carolina Pioneers]
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*'''Pre-1799''' - North Carolina Marriages to 1799, a database, available to members &nbsp;[http://www.northcarolinapioneers.com/content/ncmarriages.html North Carolina Pioneers]  
*Brunswick County Marriages 1811-1868 [http://www.northcarolinapioneers.com/content/ncmarriages.html North Carolina Pioneers]
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*'''1811-1868''' - Brunswick County Marriages 1811-1868 [http://www.northcarolinapioneers.com/content/ncmarriages.html North Carolina Pioneers]
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*'''1850-1904''' - [http://www.ncgenweb.us/brunswick/marriages.html Brunswick County Marriages from 1850 to 1904] at USGenWeb - free.
  
 
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Guide to Brunswick County North Carolina genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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County Seat Bolivia
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Contents

County Courthouse

Beginning Dates for Brunswick County, North Carolina Government Records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Census
Deeds
Wills
1913
1804
1913
1790
1764
1763

Brunswick County North Carolina
P O Box 87
Bolivia, NC 2842-0249
Phone: 910-253-2690

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage, death, burial & land records
Clerk Superior Court has divorce recordes from 1900,
probat records from 1858 and court records from 1882[1]

History

Parent County

1764--Brunswick County was created 30 January 1764 from New Hanover and Bladen Counties. County seat: Bolivia [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1865--Many court records were destroyed by Federal Troops.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

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Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

Baptist
  • Livingston Creek. Established about 1765.[3]
  • Lockwood's Folly. Established by 1762.[3]
Church of England
  • St. Philip's Church. Built 1740s. Destroyed in the Revolutionary War.[4]
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Shallotte Ward
  • Leland Ward
  • Ash Branch (Historical)

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

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Brunswick County for European settlers included:[5]

Military

Civil War

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

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records 

Marriage

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), Brunswick 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 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; George Washington Paschal, History of North Carolina Baptists, 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:324-325, 491. FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990.
  4. Lawrence Foushee London and Sarah McCulloh Lemmon, The Episcopal Church in North Carolina, 1701-1959 (Raleigh, N.C.: The Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, 1987), 20. FHL Book 975.6 K2e; "St. Philips Church," North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program, http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.
  5. 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.