Carteret County, North Carolina Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretcemeteries.html Carteret County cemetery information] - via NCGenWeb Archives<br>
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=1666 Carteret County cemeteries] - via Find-A-Grave.com<br>
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==== Census<br>  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretcensus.htm Carteret County census records] - via the NCGenWeb Archives<br>
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretchurch.html Church records] - via the NCGenWeb Archives<br>
  
 
LDS Ward and Branch Records  
 
LDS Ward and Branch Records  
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretcourt.html Court records] - transcribed for the NCGenWeb Archives<br>
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==== Directories<br>  ====
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*Several NC&nbsp;state business directories are available online. &nbsp;[http://ncgenweb.us/nc/bookshelf/directories/ Visit this list of directories], open the directory, and navigate to Cartetert County. &nbsp;Directories include information on area businesses and citizens. <br>
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==== Education<br>  ====
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*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=carteret&state=NC Carteret County students at NC colleges] – via the NCGenWeb Yearbook Index <br>
  
 
==== Family Histories  ====
 
==== Family Histories  ====
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretdeeds.htm Deeds of Carteret County] - via the NCGenWeb&nbsp;Archives<br>
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://dc.lib.unc.edu/cdm4/results.php?CISORESTMP=results.php&CISOVIEWTMP=item_viewer.php&CISOMODE=grid&CISOGRID=thumbnail,A,1;title,A,1;displa,A,0;publis,A,0;collec,A,0;30;date,title,none,none,none&CISOBIB=mapid,A,1,N;collec,A,0,N;title,200,0,N;none,A,0,N;none,A,0,N;20;mapid,none,none,none,none&CISOTHUMB=20%20%284x5%29;mapid,none,none,none,none&CISOTITLE=20;mapid,none,none,none,none&CISOHIERA=20;collec,mapid,none,none,none&CISOSUPPRESS=0&CISOTYPE=link&CISOOP1=exact&CISOFIELD1=spatia&CISOBOX1=Carteret+County&CISOOP2=exact&CISOFIELD2=collec&CISOBOX2=&CISOOP3=exact&CISOFIELD3=title&CISOBOX3=&CISOOP4=exact&CISOFIELD4=CISOSEARCHALL&CISOBOX4=&c=exact&CISOROOT=%2Fncmaps Carteret County&nbsp;Maps] - almost 100 maps from the North Carolina State Library<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
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*[http://www.rafert.org/carteret/cartdocs.htm Carteret County miltary records] - check the "Military" section on the Carteret County NCGenWeb page<br>
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretmilitary.htm Military records] - transcribed for the NCGenWeb Archives<br>
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/search/titles/results/?state=North+Carolina&county=Carteret&city=&year1=1690&year2=2010 Carteret County newspapers] - a listing of newspapers published in the county; via the Library of Congress <br>
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*[http://www.archives.ncdcr.gov/newspaper/index.html North Carolina Newspaper Digitization&nbsp;Project] - contains full-text papers from 1752-1890s.&nbsp; Search for your Carteret County ancestors. <br>
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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*[http://www.rafert.org/carteret/cartwil1.htm Alphabetical Index of Wills 1681-1888] - via Carteret County NCGenWeb <br>
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretwills.htm Carteret County wills &amp; estates] - transcribed for the NCGenWeb Archives<br>
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carterettaxes.htm Carteret County Tax Lists] - via the NCGenWeb Archives<br>
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== Births<br>  =====
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1726957&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Births and Christenings, 1866-1964 ] - search this name index to birth, baptism and christening records from the state&nbsp;; via FamilySearch <br>
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===== Marriages<br>  =====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretmarriages.htm Carteret County&nbsp;Marriages] - transcribed for the NCGenWeb Archives
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*[https://familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1675484&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Marriages, 1762-1979 ] - via FamilySearch; images included <br>
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*[http://goo.gl/FsJlh Carteret County marriages] - are included in Carrie Broughton's 6-volume index of the Raleigh Register &amp; State Gazette newspaper (1799-1893). Marriages are listed by year and PDF files are searcheable. Available on the North Carolina Digital Collections website. <br>
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===== Deaths<br>  =====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretobits.htm Carteret County Obituaries] - transcribed for the NCGenWeb<br>
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*[Http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ncnews/resultlist.php?nametype=decedent&county=carteret Carteret County deaths] - list of county area deaths reported in various newspapers; dates range from late 1700s to 1900s. <br>
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1609799&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Death Certificates, 1906-1930 ] - via FamilySearch; images included <br>
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1675510&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Deaths &amp; Burials, 1898-1994 ] - via FamilySearch
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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*[http://www.thehistoryplace.org/ Carteret County Historical Society]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.rafert.org/carteret/ Carteret County NCGenWeb] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project.&nbsp;
 
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Revision as of 19:41, 30 January 2011

Carteret County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Carteret County
Location in the state of North Carolina
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Carolina
Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1722
County Seat Beaufort
Courthouse
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  North Carolina  Gotoarrow.png  Carteret County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1722--Carteret County was created in 1722 from Craven County. County seat: Beaufort [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Harker's Island

Court

Directories

  • Several NC state business directories are available online.  Visit this list of directories, open the directory, and navigate to Cartetert County.  Directories include information on area businesses and citizens.

Education

Family Histories

  • [Middleton] Brown, Leslie H. "John Middleton of Hampton, Va., and Onslow County, N.C.," The American Genealogist, Vol. 55, No. 3 (Jul. 1979):161-162. FHL 973 D25aga v. 55

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).