Durham County, North Carolina Genealogy

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This article is about a county in England. For other uses, see Durham (disambiguation).
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History ==
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== Quick Facts ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1881'''--Durham County was created 28 February 1881&nbsp;from&nbsp;[[Orange_County,_North_Carolina|Orange]] and [[Wake_County,_North_Carolina|Wake]] Counties. &nbsp;'''County seat''': Durham <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''28 February 1881''' Durham County was created from [[Orange County, North Carolina|Orange]] and [[Wake County, North Carolina|Wake]] Counties. '''County seat''': Durham <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Chatham_County,_North_Carolina|Chatham]]
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[[Chatham County, North Carolina|Chatham]] | [[Granville County, North Carolina|Granville]] | [[Orange County, North Carolina|Orange]] | [[Person County, North Carolina|Person]] | [[Wake County, North Carolina|Wake]]
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*[[Orange_County,_North_Carolina|Orange]]
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*[[Wake_County,_North_Carolina|Wake]]
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Revision as of 17:46, 16 June 2009

United States > North Carolina > Durham County

This article is about a county in England. For other uses, see Durham (disambiguation).

Contents

County Courthouse

Quick Facts

Parent County

28 February 1881 Durham County was created from Orange and Wake Counties. County seat: Durham [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Chatham | Granville | Orange | Person | Wake

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

History

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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