Greene County, North Carolina Genealogy

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Bible Records ====
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/ Bibles], NCGenWeb
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/greene-cems.htm Cemeteries], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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==== Census ====
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[http://www.archives.gov/publications/prologue/1996/spring/1890-census-1.html Fate of the 1890 Census], NARA
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
==== Land  ====
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/ Deeds and Wills], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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Also see [http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/court/surname-extractions.htm Family Surnames] as many are extractions from Deeds and Wills, Greene Co, NCGenWeb
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Letters ====
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/ Letters home], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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==== Local Histories ====
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/history.htm History of Greene Co], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/files/hist-glasgow.htm History of Glasgow Co], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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==== Maps ====
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/photos-maps.htm 1895 Map of North Carolina], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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[http://www.animatedatlas.com/movie.html Animated Atlas]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Miscellaneous ====
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[http://postalmuseum.si.edu/statepostalhistory/Greene County.pdf North Carolina Postmark Catalog, Greene Co].
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/ Newspaper Articles], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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==== Photographs ====
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/photos-maps.htm Photographs related to the area], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Vital Records ====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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=====    Births =====
  
== Web Sites ==
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/vitals/births-aj.htm Delayed Birth Index: A-J], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/vitals/births-ky.htm Delayed Birth Index: K-Y], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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=====    Marriages =====
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/vitals/marr-individual.htm Marriages], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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=====    Deaths =====
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/vitals/tyson-deathcert.htm William M. Tyson Death Certificate], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/ncstate/executions/greene-executions.htm Greene Co Executions], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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[http://www.ncgenweb.us/greene/vitals/news-marr-deaths.htm Marriage and Death Notices in Old Newspapers], Greene Co, NCGenWeb
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==== Societies and Libraries  ====
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Greene|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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[http://www.historicalpreservationgroup.org/ Historical Preservation Group]: Relive the Battle of Wyse Forks (Lenoir Co.)Web Sites
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{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Greene|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[http://www.archives.gov/research/arc/topics/personnel-files/ NARA, Archival Research Catalog]
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[http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/ 1895 US Atlas]
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[http://www.animatedatlas.com/movie.html Animated Atlas]
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[http://postalmuseum.si.edu/statepostalhistory/ National Postal Museum]

Revision as of 13:29, 20 February 2011


Greene County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Greene 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 November 18, 1799
County Seat Snow Hill
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

The old Greene County now in Tennessee was created in 1783 from Washington County. Greenville became the county seat. This was a part of the Territory ceded by North Carolina in 1789 to the Federal government, and became part of Tennessee in 1796.

The newer Greene County in North Carolina was created in 1799 by renaming Glasgow County which had been created from Dobbs County in 1791.

Parent County

1799--Greene County was renamed 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

Bible Records

Bibles, NCGenWeb

Cemeteries

Cemeteries, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Census

Fate of the 1890 Census, NARA

Church

Court

Deeds and Wills, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Also see Family Surnames as many are extractions from Deeds and Wills, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Letters

Letters home, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Local Histories

History of Greene Co, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

History of Glasgow Co, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Maps

1895 Map of North Carolina, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Animated Atlas

Military

Miscellaneous

County.pdf North Carolina Postmark Catalog, Greene Co.

Newspapers

Newspaper Articles, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Photographs

Photographs related to the area, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

   Births

Delayed Birth Index: A-J, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Delayed Birth Index: K-Y, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

   Marriages

Marriages, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

   Deaths

William M. Tyson Death Certificate, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Greene Co Executions, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Marriage and Death Notices in Old Newspapers, Greene Co, NCGenWeb

Societies and Libraries 

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

Historical Preservation Group: Relive the Battle of Wyse Forks (Lenoir Co.)Web Sites Family History Library Catalog

References

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

NARA, Archival Research Catalog

1895 US Atlas

Animated Atlas

National Postal Museum