Wilson County, North Carolina

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| county = Wilson County
 
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| custom_text = <center>County Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.ncgenweb.us/wilson/ Wilson Co. NCGenWeb]'''</center>  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1855'''--Wilson County was created from [[Edgecombe County, North Carolina|Edgecombe]], [[Nash County, North Carolina|Nash]], [[Johnston County, North Carolina|Johnston]], and [[Wayne County, North Carolina|Wayne]] Counties.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Wilson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1855'''--Wilson County was created from [[Edgecombe County, North Carolina|Edgecombe]], [[Nash County, North Carolina|Nash]], [[Johnston County, North Carolina|Johnston]], and [[Wayne County, North Carolina|Wayne]] Counties.<br>'''County seat''': Wilson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

Revision as of 00:41, 6 January 2011


Wilson County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Wilson 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 1855
County Seat Wilson
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1855--Wilson County was created from Edgecombe, Nash, Johnston, and Wayne Counties.
County seat: Wilson [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Some of the early records are missing.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

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).