Greene County, North Carolina Genealogy

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'''1799'''--Greene County was created from Glasgow County when Glasgow changed its name to Greene. &nbsp;'''County seat''':&nbsp;Snow Hill <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1799'''--Greene County was created 18 November 1799&nbsp;from Glasgow County. &nbsp;'''County seat''':&nbsp;Snow Hill <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 21:42, 21 October 2008

 United States  > North Carolina > Greene County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Greene County now in Tennessee was created in 1783. Greenville became the county seat. This was a part of the Territory ceded by North Carolina in 1789 to the Federal government.

Parent County

1799--Greene County was created 18 November 1799 from Glasgow County.  County seat: Snow Hill [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1876--Courthouse fire destroyed many court records and all land records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

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).