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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[North Carolina|North Carolina ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Onslow_County,_North_Carolina|Onslow County]]''
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Guide to '''Onslow County North Carolina genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
 
{{Infobox U.S. County
 
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| seat wl = Jacksonville
 
| seat wl = Jacksonville
 
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''[[United States|United States ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[North Carolina|North Carolina ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Onslow_County,_North_Carolina|Onslow County]]''
 
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
Onslow County North Carolina<br>
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109 Old Bridge St Rm 107<br>
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#ffcc99" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for {{PAGENAME}} Government Records'''</center>
Jacksonville, NC 28540<br>
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910-347-3451<br><br>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Birth]]'''</center>
Reg of Deeds has b & d from 1914, m rec from 1893<br>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''</center>  
& land rec from 1734, Clk Sup Ct has div, pro <br>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Death]]'''</center>  
& ct rec rec from 1915<br>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Census|Census]]'''</center>  
earlier rec at Dept of Archives Raleigh, NC 27602<br>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>[[{{PAGENAME}}#Land|'''Deeds''']]</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Probate|Wills]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1913</center>  
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1775</center>  
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1913</center>  
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1790</center>  
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1734</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1765</center>
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Onslow created from New Hanover 1734<br>
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[[Image:{{NCOnslowCourthouse}}]]&nbsp;
  
== History  ==
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[http://www.nccourts.org/ Onslow County North Carolina]<br>109 Old Bridge St Rm 107<br>Jacksonville, NC 28540<br>Phone: 910-347-3451<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth and death from 1914, marriage records from 1893<br>and land records from 1734, Clerk Superior Court has divorce, probate and&nbsp;&nbsp;<br>court records from from 1915<br>earlier records&nbsp;at Dept of Archives Raleigh, NC 27602<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Onslaw County, North Carolina. Page 511 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
==== '''Visit the [http://www.onslowcountync.gov/ Onslow County Web Page]'''. ====
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== History  ==
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Visit the [http://www.onslowcountync.gov/ Onslow County Web Page] to learn more.  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[[Image:Nconslow.png|thumb|right|400px|Nconslow.png]]
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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| estref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/37/37133.html|title=Onslow County QuickFacts|publisher=[[U.S. Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2007-10-01}}</ref>}}  
  
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{{Census|North Carolina}}
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
 
*[http://ncgenweb-data.com/onslow/docs/OnslowOldestChurch.pdf Union Chapel beginnings] - the oldest church in the county  
 
*[http://ncgenweb-data.com/onslow/docs/OnslowOldestChurch.pdf Union Chapel beginnings] - the oldest church in the county  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/onslow/onslowchurch.htm Church records] - via NCGenWeb Archives
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/onslow/onslowchurch.htm Church records] - via NCGenWeb Archives
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===== Baptist  =====
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*'''New River.''' Established by 1758.<ref>George Washington Paschal, ''History of North Carolina Baptists,'' 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:304. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>
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===== Church of England  =====
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*'''St. John's Parish.''' Established by 1741.<ref>Robert J. Cain, ed., ''The Church of England in North Carolina: Documents, 1699-1741'' (Raleigh, N.C.: Division of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, 1999), 414. {{FHL|967002|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2cr}}.</ref>
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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*Stroscio, Michael A. ''Some Onslow Families with Collateral Lines (Onslow County, North Carolina)''. 1976; reprint, Columbia, Md.: M.A. Stroscio, 1980. {{FHL|227813|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 1033718 Item 8}}  
 
*Stroscio, Michael A. ''Some Onslow Families with Collateral Lines (Onslow County, North Carolina)''. 1976; reprint, Columbia, Md.: M.A. Stroscio, 1980. {{FHL|227813|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 1033718 Item 8}}  
*Stroscio, Michael A. ''Some Onslow Families with Collateral Lines - Andrews, Bishop, Burnett, Ennett, Fisher, Horne, King, Lane, Lloyd, Mason, McClammy, McDaniel, Redd, Sidbury, Stockley, Stroscio, Thompson, Triscuizzi, Walker (Onslow County, North Carolina)''. Raleigh, N.C.: M.A. Stroscio, 1999. {{FHL|838049|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 Si13sm 1999}}; digital version at [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/u?/FH30,597 Family History Archives].
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*Stroscio, Michael A. ''Some Onslow Families with Collateral Lines - Andrews, Bishop, Burnett, Ennett, Fisher, Horne, King, Lane, Lloyd, Mason, McClammy, McDaniel, Redd, Sidbury, Stockley, Stroscio, Thompson, Triscuizzi, Walker (Onslow County, North Carolina)''. Raleigh, N.C.: M.A. Stroscio, 1999. {{FHL|838049|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 Si13sm 1999}}; digital version at {{FSbook|74020}}.
  
 
===== Bibliography  =====
 
===== Bibliography  =====
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*'''[Anderson]''' Wright, Carl V. ''The Doty/Andreson/Shepperd and Allied Families''. Ganado, Texas: C.V. Wright, 1993. {{FHL|663701|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 D742w}}  
 
*'''[Anderson]''' Wright, Carl V. ''The Doty/Andreson/Shepperd and Allied Families''. Ganado, Texas: C.V. Wright, 1993. {{FHL|663701|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 D742w}}  
 
*'''[Barber]''' Fountain, Alvin M. ''Family of Micah &amp; Elizabeth Barber Children and Grandchildren, Onslow County, North Carolina''. Raleigh, N.C.: A.M. Fountain, 1975. {{FHL|281481|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 928044 Item 30}}  
 
*'''[Barber]''' Fountain, Alvin M. ''Family of Micah &amp; Elizabeth Barber Children and Grandchildren, Onslow County, North Carolina''. Raleigh, N.C.: A.M. Fountain, 1975. {{FHL|281481|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 928044 Item 30}}  
*'''[Barber]''' Fountain, Alvin M. ''The Family of Mitch Barber and His Wife''. Microfilmed 1997. {{FHL|642817|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 1750833 Item 26}}  
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*'''[Barber]''' Fountain, Alvin M. ''The Family of Mitch Barber and His Wife''. Microfilmed 1997. {{FHL|642817|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Film 1750833 Item 26}}.
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*'''[Buford]''' Buford, Marcus Bainbridge. ''A Genealogy of the Buford Family in America, With Records of a Number of Allied Families.'' San Francisco, Calif., 1903. Digital version at [http://archive.org/details/genealogyofbufor00bufo Internet Archive] - free.
 
*'''[Bumpus]''' Bumpus, Carle Franklin. ''Bompas, Bumpass, Bump, Bumpus and Allied Families, 1621-1985-- Supplement No. 1''. Lady Lake, Fla.: C.F. Bumpus, 1989-1993, 1985. {{FHL|599402|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Books 929.273 B88bc 1985 supp. 1, 929.273 B88bc 1993 supp. 1}}  
 
*'''[Bumpus]''' Bumpus, Carle Franklin. ''Bompas, Bumpass, Bump, Bumpus and Allied Families, 1621-1985-- Supplement No. 1''. Lady Lake, Fla.: C.F. Bumpus, 1989-1993, 1985. {{FHL|599402|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Books 929.273 B88bc 1985 supp. 1, 929.273 B88bc 1993 supp. 1}}  
 
*'''[Clifton]''' Clifton, Harvey B. ''The Clifton Family: Descendants of William Clifton, A Revolutionary War Soldier''. Daytona Beach, Fla.: H.B. Clifton, revised 1987, 1981. {{FHL|527210|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 C613ch}}  
 
*'''[Clifton]''' Clifton, Harvey B. ''The Clifton Family: Descendants of William Clifton, A Revolutionary War Soldier''. Daytona Beach, Fla.: H.B. Clifton, revised 1987, 1981. {{FHL|527210|item|disp=FHL&nbsp;Book 929.273 C613ch}}  
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/onslow/military Onslow County NCGenWeb Military page]  
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/onslow/military Onslow County NCGenWeb Military page]  
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/onslow/military/life-before-camp-lejune Life Before Camp Lejune] - area history compiled by Jane Hoveland  
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/onslow/military/life-before-camp-lejune Life Before Camp Lejune] - area history compiled by Jane Hoveland
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===== Civil War  =====
  
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*[http://onslowcountyconfederates.wordpress.com/ Confederates of Onslow County] - blog
 
*[http://onslowcountyconfederates.wordpress.com/ Confederates of Onslow County] - blog
  
Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.
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Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.  
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:-[[3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
 
:-[[3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
  
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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*'''Pre-1790''' - [http://mars.archives.ncdcr.gov/BasicSearch.aspx Pre-1790 {{PAGENAME}} Wills] stored at the North Carolina State Archives are online - free. [[North Carolina Probate Records#Proved_in_North_Carolina|Website tips]].
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*'''1765-1961''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|Will Books A, 1 to 7 (1765-1961)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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===== Births  =====
 
===== Births  =====
  
*[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1726957&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Births and Christenings, 1866-1964 ]- search this name index to birth, baptism and christening records from the state&nbsp;; via FamilySearch
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1675484 North Carolina, Births and Christenings, 1866-1964]- search this name index to birth, baptism and christening records from the state&nbsp;; via FamilySearch
  
 
===== Marriages  =====
 
===== Marriages  =====
  
*[http://goo.gl/FsJlh NC Marriages as reported in Carrie Broughton's 6-volume index of the Raleigh Register &amp; State Gazette newspaper (1799-1893)]. Marriages are listed by year and PDF files are searcheable. Available on the North Carolina Digital Collections website. <br>
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*[http://goo.gl/FsJlh NC Marriages as reported in Carrie Broughton's 6-volume index of the Raleigh Register &amp; State Gazette newspaper (1799-1893)]. Marriages are listed by year and PDF files are searcheable. Available on the North Carolina Digital Collections website. <br>  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1675484&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Marriages, 1762-1979 ]- via FamilySearch; images included
 
*[https://familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1675484&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Marriages, 1762-1979 ]- via FamilySearch; images included
  
 
===== Deaths  =====
 
===== Deaths  =====
  
*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ncnews/resultlist.php?nametype=decedent&county=onslow Onslow County Deaths] - list of county area deaths reported in various newspapers; dates range from late 1700s to 1900s<br>
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*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ncnews/resultlist.php?nametype=decedent&county=onslow Onslow County Deaths] - list of county area deaths reported in various newspapers; dates range from late 1700s to 1900s<br>  
 
*[http://deeds.onslowcountync.gov/external/LandRecords/protected/SrchQuickName.aspx Onslow County Death Index 1982-2006] - via the Register of Deeds  
 
*[http://deeds.onslowcountync.gov/external/LandRecords/protected/SrchQuickName.aspx Onslow County Death Index 1982-2006] - via the Register of Deeds  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1609799&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Death Certificates, 1906-1930 ]- via FamilySearch; images included  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1609799&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Death Certificates, 1906-1930 ]- via FamilySearch; images included  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1675510&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Deaths &amp; Burials, 1898-1994 ]- via FamilySearch
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1675510&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Deaths &amp; Burials, 1898-1994 ]- via FamilySearch
  
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==== Wills<br> ====
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==== Wills<br> ====
  
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/onslow/will-records Onslow County wills] - includes will books A, B &amp;&nbsp;C; via Onslow County NCGenWeb<br>
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/onslow/will-records Onslow County wills] - includes will books A, B &amp;&nbsp;C; via Onslow County NCGenWeb<br>
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*[http://www.co.onslow.nc.us/library/ Onslow County Public Library]
 
*[http://www.co.onslow.nc.us/library/ Onslow County Public Library]
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>  
 
*[[Jacksonville North Carolina Family History Center]]<br>
 
*[[Jacksonville North Carolina Family History Center]]<br>
  
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/onslow Onslow, NCGenWeb] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project  
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/onslow Onslow, NCGenWeb] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project  
*[http://www.onslowcountync.gov/museum/ Onslow County Museum]
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*[http://www.onslowcountync.gov/museum/ Onslow County Museum]  
 
*[http://swansborohistory.blogspot.com/ Swansboro History ]- blog dedicated to Swansboro  
 
*[http://swansborohistory.blogspot.com/ Swansboro History ]- blog dedicated to Swansboro  
 
*{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Onslow|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Onslow|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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Guide to Onslow County North Carolina genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Onslow County, North Carolina
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Location in the state of North Carolina
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Founded 1734
County Seat Jacksonville
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Contents

County Courthouse

Beginning Dates for Onslow County, North Carolina Government Records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Census
Deeds
Wills
1913
1775
1913
1790
1734
1765
Onslow County Courthouse
 

Onslow County North Carolina
109 Old Bridge St Rm 107
Jacksonville, NC 28540
Phone: 910-347-3451

Register of Deeds has birth and death from 1914, marriage records from 1893
and land records from 1734, Clerk Superior Court has divorce, probate and  
court records from from 1915
earlier records at Dept of Archives Raleigh, NC 27602[1]

History

Visit the Onslow County Web Page to learn more.

Parent County

1734--Onslow County was created from New Hanover County.
County seat: Jacksonville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1752, 1786--Storms destroyed many records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

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Cemeteries

Census

Historical Populations
Census Pop.
190011,940
191014,12518.3%
192014,7034.1%
193015,2894.0%
194017,93917.3%
195042,047134.4%
196082,70696.7%
1970103,12624.7%
1980112,7849.4%
1990149,83832.9%
2000150,3550.3%
Est. 2006150,673[3]0.2%

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

Church Records

Baptist
  • New River. Established by 1758.[4]
Church of England
  • St. John's Parish. Established by 1741.[5]

Court

Directories

Education

Genealogy 

It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:

  • Locate publications about direct ancestors
  • Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
  • Identify publications, to quote Elizabeth Shown Mills, about an ancestor's "FAN Club" [Friends, Associates, and Neighbors]
General

"Tucker meticulously chronicled the history of coastal North Carolina and particularly Onslow County and the Swansboro area"--Foreword, v. 6:

A county heritage book is available:

Compiled genealogies of several Onslow families were published in:

  • Stroscio, Michael A. Some Onslow Families with Collateral Lines (Onslow County, North Carolina). 1976; reprint, Columbia, Md.: M.A. Stroscio, 1980. FHL Film 1033718 Item 8
  • Stroscio, Michael A. Some Onslow Families with Collateral Lines - Andrews, Bishop, Burnett, Ennett, Fisher, Horne, King, Lane, Lloyd, Mason, McClammy, McDaniel, Redd, Sidbury, Stockley, Stroscio, Thompson, Triscuizzi, Walker (Onslow County, North Carolina). Raleigh, N.C.: M.A. Stroscio, 1999. FHL Book 929.273 Si13sm 1999; digital version at FamilySearch Books Online.
Bibliography
  • [Anderson] Wright, Carl V. The Doty/Andreson/Shepperd and Allied Families. Ganado, Texas: C.V. Wright, 1993. FHL Book 929.273 D742w
  • [Barber] Fountain, Alvin M. Family of Micah & Elizabeth Barber Children and Grandchildren, Onslow County, North Carolina. Raleigh, N.C.: A.M. Fountain, 1975. FHL Film 928044 Item 30
  • [Barber] Fountain, Alvin M. The Family of Mitch Barber and His Wife. Microfilmed 1997. FHL Film 1750833 Item 26.
  • [Buford] Buford, Marcus Bainbridge. A Genealogy of the Buford Family in America, With Records of a Number of Allied Families. San Francisco, Calif., 1903. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Bumpus] Bumpus, Carle Franklin. Bompas, Bumpass, Bump, Bumpus and Allied Families, 1621-1985-- Supplement No. 1. Lady Lake, Fla.: C.F. Bumpus, 1989-1993, 1985. FHL Books 929.273 B88bc 1985 supp. 1, 929.273 B88bc 1993 supp. 1
  • [Clifton] Clifton, Harvey B. The Clifton Family: Descendants of William Clifton, A Revolutionary War Soldier. Daytona Beach, Fla.: H.B. Clifton, revised 1987, 1981. FHL Book 929.273 C613ch
  • [Duffy] Badgley, Azalea Green. Duffy Family Bible Records, ca. 1808-19__. Typescript. Donated 1945. FHL Film 1697360 Item 14
  • [Dulany] Scott, Mary Rebecca Dulany. Gone to Texas: A Compendium of the Dulany, Haddox, Heaton, Holland and Martin Families. Tomball, Texas: M.R.D. Scott, 1989. FHL Book 929.273 D886s
  • [Farr] Farr, Eugene. Farr and Near Farr: Descendants of Col. William Farr of Union County, South Carolina from 1735: (Allied Families: Alley, Bailey, Fowler, Garner, Glenn, Lipsey, Lowry, McDuff (McElduff), Stribling, Thomas and Many, Many Others). Chesterfield, Mo.: E. Farr, 1997. FHL Book 929.273 F24fe
  • [Fountain] Fountain, Maxine Taylor, Marcia Taylor Fountain, and Alvin Marcus Fountain. The John R. Fountain Family of Onslow County, North Carolina: Being a Collection of Family Researches, Writings and References of Alvin Marcus Fountain and Some Sseventy Plus Other Members of the Family. Raleigh, N.C.: M.T. Fountain, 1992. FHL Book 929.273 F825f
  • [Foyle] Magee, Zuma Fendlason and Aletha Barker Hamiter. Foyle (Foil) Genealogy. Franlinton, La.: Z.F. Magee, 1956. FHL Film 1008689 Item 4
  • [Hart] Peyton, Helen E. Some Early Pioneers of Western Kentucky, Their Ancestors and Descendants. Charleston, S.C.: H.E.H. Peyton, 1990. FHL Book 929.273 H251p 1990
  • [Huffman] Huffman, Esker Aubrey. The Asa Huffman Family of Jasper County, Texas: A Genealogy and Family History from the Year 1371 to 2000. Costa Mesa, Calif.: E.A. Huffman, 2000. FHL Book 929.273 H872he
  • [King] Walton, June Roper. Kith and Kin of Willie Adam Walton and Ethel Mae King. Four Oaks, N.C.: J.R. Roper, 1991. FHL Book 929.273 W173wk
  • [Middleton] Brown, Leslie H. "John Middleton of Hampton, Va., and Onslow County, N.C.," The American Genealogist, Vol. 55, No. 3 (Jul. 1979):161-162. FHL Book 973 D25aga v. 55
  • [Morgan] Hinson, Emma Morgan. Morgan. N.C.: E.M. Hinson, 1991. FHL Book 929.273 M821hi
  • [Overton] Powell, Durward E. John Overton of Stepney, Middlesex, England, and His Descendants. Durham, N.C.: D.E. Powell, 1998, 2000. FHL Book 929.273 Ov2p
  • [Powell] Andrea, Leonardo. Powell. MSS., Typescript, Polk County Historical Library, Bartow, Fla., 1962. 978080 Item 2
  • [Prescott] Prescott, Fannie Lee, Adell Taylor Prescott and Clarence Ray Prescott. A Bicentennial Salute to the Descendants of Willoughby Prescott of Carteret County, North Carolina Born ca. 1750, Died 1829. Greenville, N.C.: A.T. Prescott, 1980. FHL Book 929.273 P925p
  • [Provow] Provow, Douglas W. The Provo(w) Family History. Typescript, 1972. FHL Film 1750742 Item 52
  • [Redd] Bryner, Ellen Redd and John Hardison Redd. Biography of Lemuel Hardison Redd. MSS. Microfilmed 1974. FHL Book 921.73 A1 no. 47 [LDS]
  • [Redd] Redd, Lura. The Utah Redds and Their Progenitors. Salt Lake City, Utah: A.J. Redd, 2001. FHL CD-ROM no. 1427 [LDS]
  • [Reed] Phillips, Opal B. and Carrie B. Hart. George Reed Family. Typescript. Microfilmed 1986. Family Records Collection, Barrett Memorial Library, Petersburg, Ind. FHL Film 1451834
  • [Snead] Butler, Florence Roberta Walker. The Sneads of Accomack County Virginia, Craven, Onslow and Johnston Counties, North Carolina and Allied Families. n.p.: R.W. Butler, 2008. FHL Book
  • [Walton] Walton, June Roper. Kith and Kin of Willie Adam Walton and Ethel Mae King. Four Oaks, N.C.: J.R. Roper, 1991. FHL Book 929.273 W173wk
  • [Williams] Maready, Kellon. John Williams (1745-1792), Onslow County, NC: Descendants of His Sons Hopkins Williams, (1790-1866), Stephen Decatur Williams (1775-1862), Duplin County, NC. Chinquapin, N.C.: A.K. Maready, 1997. FHL Book 929.273 W673ma
  • [Wooton] Wooten, E.C., Jessamine Young Wooton, and Wooten and Related Families Association. Charles Wooton of Kentucky. Arlington, Va.: Wooten and Related Families Association, 1984. FHL Book 929.273 W889we

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Onslow County for European settlers included:[6]

Military

Civil War

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

-3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Births
Marriages
Deaths


Wills

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Onslaw County, North Carolina. Page 511 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).
  3. "Onslow County QuickFacts". U.S. Census Bureau. http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/37/37133.html. Retrieved 2007-10-01. 
  4. George Washington Paschal, History of North Carolina Baptists, 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:304. FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990.
  5. Robert J. Cain, ed., The Church of England in North Carolina: Documents, 1699-1741 (Raleigh, N.C.: Division of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, 1999), 414. FHL Book 975.6 K2cr.
  6. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 847-61. (FHL Book 973 D27e 2002) WorldCat entry., and William E. Myer, Indian Trails of the Southeast. (Nashville, Tenn.: Blue and Gray Press, 1971), 12-14, and the book's pocket map "The Trail System of the Southeastern United States in the early Colonial Period" (1923). (FHL Book 970.1 M992i) WorldCat entry.