Maps of the South

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=== North Carolina  ===
=== North Carolina  ===
[ North Carolina Maps, University of North Carolina]
[ North Carolina Maps, University of North Carolina]  
[ North Carolina Maps-Perry Castenada Library]
[ North Carolina Maps-Perry Castanada Library]
=== South Carolina  ===
=== South Carolina  ===

Revision as of 19:48, 6 May 2010

Maps are essential when doing genealogical research. Maps can help determine:

  • Jurisdictions and boundaries
  • Geographical and physical features
  • Relationships between towns and counties

Use many sources to locate a map closest to the time period your ancestor lived in a certain location.

Here are some references and web sites to assist you in locating maps.


Southern Region

See also United States Maps


  • Alabama Maps
  • Alabama Maps-Perry Castaneda Libary
  • Alabama Burned Counties
  • H.C. Hudgins & Co., Railroad and County Map of Alabama, (Atlanta: H. C.Hudgins, [19--].)
  • Sara Elizabeth Mason, A List of the Nineteenth Century Maps of the State of Alabama, (Birmingham Public Library, 1973.)
  • W. Craig Remington and Thomas Kallsen, ed., Historical Atlas of Alabama, (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama, 1997.)
  • Peggy Tuck Sinko, comp., Alabama: Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, (New York City: Charles Scribner's Sons., 1996.)




North Carolina

North Carolina Maps, University of North Carolina

North Carolina Maps-Perry Castanada Library

South Carolina



See also

United States Maps | Rural Records of the Southern United States