Sampson County, North Carolina Genealogy

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Revision as of 13:18, 30 January 2011


Sampson County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Sampson County
Location in the state of North Carolina
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Carolina
Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1784
County Seat Clinton
Courthouse
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  North Carolina  Gotoarrow.png  Sampson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1784--Sampson County was created from Duplin County.
County seat: Clinton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1865--Early court records are missing partially caused by Federal sympathizers.
1921--Clerk's office fire. Early deed books of Duplin County prior to 1784 are listed herein.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

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

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

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).