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Martin County, North Carolina
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Location in the state of North Carolina
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Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
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Founded 1774
County Seat Williamston
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Excellent Web Site: My North Carolina Genealogy - Martin County History and  Information 

Parent County

1774--Martin County was created 2 March 1774 from Halifax and Tyrrell Counties.
County seat: Williamston [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1884--Courthouse fire destroyed many court records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Bear Grass Township
Cross Roads Township
Goose Nest Township
Griffins Township
Hamilton Township
Jamesville Township
Poplar Point Township
Robersonville Township
Williams Township
Williamston Township

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Registrar of Deeds
Mrs. Tina P. Manning
Martin County Governmental Center
305 East Main Street
Phone: 252-789-4320
Fax: 252-789-4329
Hours: 8:00AM to 5:00PM Monday - Friday

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Martin County Historical Society, Inc.
P.O. Box 468
Williamston, NC 27892


Martin County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 121
Williamston, NC 27892

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).

 

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