Lenoir County, North Carolina Genealogy

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Lenoir County North Carolina
 
P O Box 3289<br>
 
Kinston, NC 28502<br>
 
252-523-2390<br>
 
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Courthouse burned 1878<br>
 
Clk Sup Ct has div<br>
 
pro & ct rec from 1880<br>
 
Reg of Deeds has marriage and land rec<br>
 
  
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Lenoir County Courthouse<br> P O Box 3289<br>Kinston, NC 28502<br>Phone: 252-523-2390<br><br>Courthouse burned 1878<br>Clk Sup Ct has div<br>pro &amp; ct rec from 1880<br>Reg of Deeds has marriage and land rec <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lenoir County, North Carolina. Page 510 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
 
Lenoir County was creatred from Dobbs 5 Dec 1791<br>
 
Lenoir County was creatred from Dobbs 5 Dec 1791<br>
  

Revision as of 15:25, 31 May 2012

Lenoir County, North Carolina
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Map of North Carolina highlighting Lenoir County
Location in the state of North Carolina
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Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1791
County Seat Kinston
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

Lenoir County Courthouse
P O Box 3289
Kinston, NC 28502
Phone: 252-523-2390

Courthouse burned 1878
Clk Sup Ct has div
pro & ct rec from 1880
Reg of Deeds has marriage and land rec [1] Lenoir County was creatred from Dobbs 5 Dec 1791

History

Parent County

1791--Lenoir County was created 4 December 1791 from Dobbs County.  Dobbs County was abolished in 1791.
County seat: Kinston [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1878, 1880--Most court records were destroyed in fires.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Directories

Education

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.

-5th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Uncertified copies of vital records can be ordered for a small fee from the Register of Deeds. Please visit their website for more information.

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lenoir County, North Carolina. Page 510 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).


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