Robeson County, North Carolina

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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/robeson/robesoncemeteries.htm Robeson County Cemeteries] - NCGenWeb Archives  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/robeson/robesoncemeteries.htm Robeson County Cemeteries] - NCGenWeb Archives  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=1728 Robeson County Cemeteries] - at Find-A-Grave.com 
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=1728 Robeson County Cemeteries] - at Find-A-Grave.com 
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
*[Book] [http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/item.aspx?id=lae Enter into his gates : history of the First Presbyterian Church, Maxton, North Carolina, 1878-1958] - available online via the Eastern NC Digital Library
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*[Book] [http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/item.aspx?id=lae Enter into his gates : history of the First Presbyterian Church, Maxton, North Carolina, 1878-1958] - available online via the Eastern NC Digital Library  
*[Book] [http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/item.aspx?id=caf First Baptist Church, Lumberton, North Carolina; one hundred years of Christian witnessing, 1855-1955] - available online via the Eastern NC Digital Library
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*[Book] [http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/item.aspx?id=caf First Baptist Church, Lumberton, North Carolina; one hundred years of Christian witnessing, 1855-1955] - available online via the Eastern NC Digital Library  
 
*[Book] [http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/item.aspx?id=rpc Year book and directory of the Rowland Presbyterian Church, Rowland, N.C]. - available online via the Eastern NC Digital Library
 
*[Book] [http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/item.aspx?id=rpc Year book and directory of the Rowland Presbyterian Church, Rowland, N.C]. - available online via the Eastern NC Digital Library
  
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*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=robeson Robeson County College Students] - a name list of students at various NC colleges with identified hometowns in the county; via NCGenWeb Yearbook Index  
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=robeson Robeson County College Students] - a name list of students at various NC colleges with identified hometowns in the county; via NCGenWeb Yearbook Index  
*[http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Flora%20Macdonald%20College%20%28Red%20Springs%2C%20N.C.%29--Students--Yearbooks.%22&sort=-date Flora McDonald College yearbooks] - from 1921-1961; via the Internet Archive
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*[http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Flora%20Macdonald%20College%20%28Red%20Springs%2C%20N.C.%29--Students--Yearbooks.%22&sort=-date Flora McDonald College yearbooks] - from 1921-1961; via the Internet Archive  
*[http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Presbyterian%20Junior%20College%20%28Maxton%2C%20N.C.%29--Students--Yearbooks.%22&sort=-date Presbyterian Junior College yearbooks] - from the mid 1930s - 1960s; via the Internet Archive
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*[http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Presbyterian%20Junior%20College%20%28Maxton%2C%20N.C.%29--Students--Yearbooks.%22&sort=-date Presbyterian Junior College yearbooks] - from the mid 1930s - 1960s; via the Internet Archive  
*[http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Pembroke%20State%20College--Students--Yearbooks%22&sort=-date UNC-Pembroke yearbooks] - from the 1940s to the 1980s; via the Internet Archive
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*[http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Pembroke%20State%20College--Students--Yearbooks%22&sort=-date UNC-Pembroke yearbooks] - from the 1940s to the 1980s; via the Internet Archive  
 
*[Book] [http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/item.aspx?id=fma Flora McDonald College] - published by Ralph Walter Page in 1920
 
*[Book] [http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/item.aspx?id=fma Flora McDonald College] - published by Ralph Walter Page in 1920
  
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*[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] - search death records from across the state; via FamilySearch <br>
 
*[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] - search death records from across the state; via FamilySearch <br>
  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==

Revision as of 22:09, 3 April 2012


Robeson County, North Carolina
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Map of North Carolina highlighting Robeson County
Location in the state of North Carolina
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Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1787
County Seat Lumberton
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Contents

County Courthouse

Robeson County North Carolina
500 N Elm Street P O Box 22
Lumberton, NC 28358
919-671-3044

Reg of Deeds has b rec from 1913
m rec from 1787
d rec from 1915
& land rec from 1799, Clk Sup Ct has div
& ct rec from 1920 & pro rec from 1868
Robeson was created from Bladen 18 Nov 1786

History

Parent County

1787--Robeson County was created from Bladen County.
County seat: Lumberton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Many of the court records are missing.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

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]
Bibliography

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Robeson County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies and regiments that were formed with many men from Robeson County.

- 51st Regiment, North Carolina Militia, Company F

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).