Randolph County, North Carolina

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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[North Carolina]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Randolph_County,_North_Carolina|Randolph County]]''  
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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=== Incorporated Cities and Towns  ===
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Randolph County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption NCGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>County Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.ncgenweb.us/randolph/ Randolph Co. NCGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = Nc-randolph.png
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| state = North Carolina
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| founded year = 1749
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| founded date =
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| seat wl = Asheboro
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=== Townships ===
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== County Courthouse ==
  
=== Unincorporated Communities  ===
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[http://www.nccourts.org/County/Randolph/Default.asp Randolph County Courthouse]<br>Asheboro, NC 27203<br>Phone: 336-318-6960<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth and death records from 1913<br>marriage records from 1800 &amp; land rec<br>Clerk Superor Court has divorce and court records, probate records from 1786<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Randolph County, North Carolina. Page 512 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
=== County Government Site ===
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== History ==
  
== Neighboring Counties  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1779'''--Randolph County was created from [[Guilford County, North Carolina|Guilford]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Asheboro <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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Many court records are missing.
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Alamance County, North Carolina|Alamance]]
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*[[Chatham County, North Carolina|Chatham]]
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*[[Davidson County, North Carolina|Davidson]]
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*[[Guilford County, North Carolina|Guilford]]
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*[[Montgomery County, North Carolina|Montgomery]]
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*[[Moore County, North Carolina|Moore]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[[Image:Ncrandolph.png|thumb|right|400px]]
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==== Cemeteries  ====
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/randolph/Mt.PleasantCommunityChurch/mtpeacc.html Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, Trinity, NC]
  
=== Land Records ===
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==== Census ====
  
=== Probates  ===
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{{Census|North Carolina}}
  
== References ==
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==== Church Records ====
  
=== Bibliography ===
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===== Baptist =====
  
=== Genealogy and History Websites ===
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*'''Sandy Creek.''' Founded 1755.<ref>"Sandy Creek Baptist Church," ''North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program,'' http://www.ncmarkers.com/, accessed 22 October 2012.</ref> Originally located in [[Guilford County, North Carolina|Guilford County]].<ref>George Washington Paschal, ''History of North Carolina Baptists,'' 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:227-228. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>
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==== Court  ====
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==== Family Histories  ====
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*'''[German]''' German, John L. "Finding the Father of David German of North Carolina and Shelby County, Indiana," ''The American Genealogist'', Vol. 68, No. 2 (Apr. 1993):87-94. Digital version at [http://www.americanancestors.org/search.aspx?Ca=098&Da=283 American Ancestors] ($).
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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*[http://www.archive.org/details/randolphcounty1700rand Randolph County, 1779-1979] (1980)
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==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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Civil War Confederate units from this county include:
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:-[[2nd Battalion, North Carolina Infantry|2nd Battalion, North Carolina Infantry]]
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== 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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*'''1773-1964''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|Will Books 1 to 25 (1773-1964)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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[http://www.randrod.com/ '''Randolph County Register of Deeds''']
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Introduction to LDS Family History Center]][[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|s]]
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*[[Asheboro North Carolina Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Randolph|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
  
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Randolph County, North Carolina
Map
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Location in the state of North Carolina
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Facts
Founded 1749
County Seat Asheboro
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

Randolph County Courthouse
Asheboro, NC 27203
Phone: 336-318-6960

Register of Deeds has birth and death records from 1913
marriage records from 1800 & land rec
Clerk Superor Court has divorce and court records, probate records from 1786[1]

History

Parent County

1779--Randolph County was created from Guilford County.
County seat: Asheboro [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Many court records are missing.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Ncrandolph.png

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

Baptist

Court

Family Histories

  • [German] German, John L. "Finding the Father of David German of North Carolina and Shelby County, Indiana," The American Genealogist, Vol. 68, No. 2 (Apr. 1993):87-94. Digital version at American Ancestors ($).

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War Confederate units from this county include:

-2nd Battalion, North Carolina Infantry

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Randolph County Register of Deeds

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Randolph County, North Carolina. Page 512 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. "Sandy Creek Baptist Church," North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program, http://www.ncmarkers.com/, accessed 22 October 2012.
  4. George Washington Paschal, History of North Carolina Baptists, 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 1:227-228. FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990.