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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Carolina]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Carteret County'''  
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''[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Carolina Genealogy|North Carolina]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Carteret County'''  
  
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Guide to '''Carteret 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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== County Courthouse  ==
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
 
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[http://www.carteretcountygov.org/ Carteret County Courthouse]<br>Cateret Count Courthouse Square<br>Beaufort, NC 28516<br>Phone: 252-728-8474<br><br>Register&nbsp;of Deeds has birth, marriage and death and land records<br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, Probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carteret County, North Carolina. Page 507 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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[http://www.carteretcountygov.org/ Carteret County Courthouse]<br>Cateret Count Courthouse Square<br>Beaufort, NC 28516<br>Phone: 252-728-8474<br><br>Register&nbsp;of Deeds has birth, marriage and death and land records<br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, Probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carteret County, North Carolina. Page 507 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref> <br><br> '''Register of Deeds'''<br> Administration Bldg<br> 302 Courthouse Square<br> Beaufort, NC 28516<br> Telephone: 252-728-8474<br> Fax: 252-72-.2092<br> [http://www.carteretcountync.gov/ Website]<br> <br> '''Clerk of Superior Court'''<br> 300 Courthouse Square<br> Beaufort, NC 28516<br> Telephone: (252) 504-4400<br> <br>
  
 
== 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  ====
 
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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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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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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>  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretcemeteries.html Carteret County cemetery information] - via NCGenWeb Archives<br>  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=1666 Carteret County cemeteries] - via Find-A-Grave.com<br>
 
*[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  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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===== Baptist  =====
 
===== Baptist  =====
  
*'''Hadnor's Creek''' aka '''Hadnot's Creek.''' Constituted 1789.<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), 1:491-492, 2:561-562. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>  
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*'''Hadnor's Creek''' aka '''Hadnot's Creek.''' Constituted 1789.<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 [https://archive.org/details/concisehistoryof00bigg archives.org]; George Washington Paschal, ''History of North Carolina Baptists,'' 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:491-492, 2:561-562. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>  
 
*'''Newport River''' aka '''Newport and North River.''' Constituted 1778.<ref name="bap" />
 
*'''Newport River''' aka '''Newport and North River.''' Constituted 1778.<ref name="bap" />
  
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Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.  
 
Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.  
  
:-[[2nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|2nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
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:- [[1st Regiment, North Carolina Artillery 10th Regiment Volunteers-1st Artillery.|1st Regiment, North Carolina Artillery 10th Regiment Volunteers-1st Artillery]], Company G<br>:- [[1st Regiment, North Carolina Artillery 10th Regiment Volunteers-1st Artillery.|1st Regiment, North Carolina Artillery 10th Regiment Volunteers-1st Artillery]], Company H<br>:- [[2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery|2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery]], Company G<br>:- [[2nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|2nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]], 1st Company C<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  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
 
*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/titles/places/north_carolina/Carteret/ Carteret County newspapers] - a listing of newspapers published in the county; via the Library of Congress <br>  
 
*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/titles/places/north_carolina/Carteret/ Carteret County newspapers] - a listing of newspapers published in the county; via the Library of Congress <br>  
*[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>  
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*[http://exhibits.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>  
 
*[http://www.carteretnewstimes.com/ Carteret County News Times] - current newspaper in the county
 
*[http://www.carteretnewstimes.com/ Carteret County News Times] - current newspaper in the county
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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'''Online Probate Records'''
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*'''1660 – 1790''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4197 North Carolina Will Abstracts 1660-1790] at [http://home.ancestry.com Ancestry.com] — index and images $]
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*'''1663 - 1979''' {{RecordSearch|1911121|North Carolina Estate Files 1663-1979}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — images
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*'''1665 - 1998''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9061 North Carolina Wills and Probate Records 1665-1998] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $
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*'''1735 - 1970''' {{RecordSearch|1867501|North Carolina Probate Records 1735-1970}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — images
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*'''1760 – 1800''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3945 North Carolina Will Abstracts 1760-1800] at [http://home.ancestry.com Ancestry.com] — index and images
  
 
*[http://www.rafert.org/carteret/cartwil1.htm Alphabetical Index of Wills 1681-1888] - via Carteret County NCGenWeb <br>  
 
*[http://www.rafert.org/carteret/cartwil1.htm Alphabetical Index of Wills 1681-1888] - via Carteret County NCGenWeb <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>
 
*[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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*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
  
 
===== Marriages<br>  =====
 
===== Marriages<br>  =====
  
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*'''1804-1951''' - Carteret County Marriage Index 1804-1951 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>
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretmarriages.htm Carteret County&nbsp;Marriages] - transcribed for the NCGenWeb Archives  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/carteret/carteretmarriages.htm Carteret County&nbsp;Marriages] - transcribed for the NCGenWeb Archives  
*[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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*'''1762-1979''' - [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>  
*[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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*'''1799-1893''' - [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>  
*Carteret County Marriages 1771-1868. Available to members. [http://www.northcarolinapioneers.com/content/ncmarriages.html North Carolina Pioneers]  
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*'''1771-1868''' - Carteret County Marriages 1771-1868. Available to members. [http://www.northcarolinapioneers.com/content/ncmarriages.html North Carolina Pioneers]  
*North Carolina Marriages to 1799, a database, available to members [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 [http://www.northcarolinapioneers.com/content/ncmarriages.html North Carolina Pioneers]
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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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*'''1762–1979''' -  {{RecordSearch|1726957|North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images<br>
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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 $
  
 
===== Deaths<br>  =====
 
===== Deaths<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
 
*[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
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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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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
*[http://www.thehistoryplace.org/ Carteret County Historical Society]  
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'''Carteret County Historical Society'''<br>1008 Arendell Street, Morehead CIty<br>252-247-7533<br>[http://www.thehistoryplace.org/ Website] <br><br>
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*[http://www.historicbeaufort.com/ Historic Beaufort]
 
*[http://www.historicbeaufort.com/ Historic Beaufort]
  
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
 
*[[Harkers Island North Carolina Family History Center]]  
 
*[[Harkers Island North Carolina Family History Center]]  
 
*[[Morehead City North Carolina Family History Center]]
 
*[[Morehead City North Carolina Family History Center]]
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===== Blog Posts  =====
 
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/northcarolina/carteret-county/ Carteret County, NC History, Records, Facts and Genealogy] (Genealogy Inc)
 
*[http://southerngreens.blogspot.com/2011/01/grandpa-was-whaler.html Grandpa was a Whaler] - post by Mark Green about the Chadwick family  
 
*[http://southerngreens.blogspot.com/2011/01/grandpa-was-whaler.html Grandpa was a Whaler] - post by Mark Green about the Chadwick family  
*{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Carteret|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
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*{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Carteret|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}  
 
*North Carolina Pioneers [http://www.northcarolinapioneers.com North&nbsp;Carolina Pioneers]
 
*North Carolina Pioneers [http://www.northcarolinapioneers.com North&nbsp;Carolina Pioneers]
  
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Guide to Carteret 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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Carteret County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Carteret County
Location in the state of North Carolina
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Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1722
County Seat Beaufort
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Contents

County Courthouse

Beginning Dates for Carteret County, North Carolina Genealogy Government Records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Census
Deeds
Wills
1913
1755
1913
1790
1721
1741

Carteret County Courthouse
Cateret Count Courthouse Square
Beaufort, NC 28516
Phone: 252-728-8474

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage and death and land records
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, Probate and court records[1]

Register of Deeds
Administration Bldg
302 Courthouse Square
Beaufort, NC 28516
Telephone: 252-728-8474
Fax: 252-72-.2092
Website

Clerk of Superior Court
300 Courthouse Square
Beaufort, NC 28516
Telephone: (252) 504-4400

History

Parent County

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

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

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Nccarteret.png

Cemeteries

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library [FINDAGRAVEURLCEMETERY Findagrave.com]
[NCGENWEBURL NCGenWeb] [WORLDCATLINK WorldCat] [BILLIONGRAVESCEMETERY Billion Graves]
[USGENWEBARCHIVES NCGenWeb Archives]
[USGENWEBTOMBSTONEURL Tombstone Project]
[NORTHCAROLINACEMETERIES North Carolina Cemeteries]
[BILLIONGRAVESNAMES Billion Graves]
See North Carolina Cemeteries for more information.

Census

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


Church Records

Baptist
  • Hadnor's Creek aka Hadnot's Creek. Constituted 1789.[3]
  • Newport River aka Newport and North River. Constituted 1778.[3]
Church of England
  • St. John's Parish. Established 1742. Vestry minutes begin 1742.[4]
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

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

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Carteret County.

Map showing Civil War battles in North Carolina.


Civil War Confederate units

Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.

-2nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
- 1st Regiment, North Carolina Artillery 10th Regiment Volunteers-1st Artillery, Company G
:- 1st Regiment, North Carolina Artillery 10th Regiment Volunteers-1st Artillery, Company H
:- 2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery, Company G
:- 2nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry, 1st Company C

Newspapers

Probate

Online Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Divorce
Deaths

Societies and Libraries 

Carteret County Historical Society
1008 Arendell Street, Morehead CIty
252-247-7533
Website

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 Center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.



Web Sites

Blog Posts

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carteret County, North Carolina. Page 507 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 archives.org; George Washington Paschal, History of North Carolina Baptists, 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:491-492, 2:561-562. FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990.
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