Wayne County, North Carolina Genealogy

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'''1779'''--Wayne County was created from Dobbs County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Goldsboro <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1779'''--Wayne County was created from Dobbs County.&nbsp; Dobbs County was abolished in 1791.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Goldsboro <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 02:13, 4 December 2008

United States  > North Carolina > Wayne County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1779--Wayne County was created from Dobbs County.  Dobbs County was abolished in 1791.  County seat: Goldsboro [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Some of the early records are missing.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Goldsboro
  • Mount Olive

Court

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).