Wilson County, North Carolina

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Revision as of 20:22, 27 November 2011


Wilson County, North Carolina
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Map of North Carolina highlighting Wilson County
Location in the state of North Carolina
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Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1855
County Seat Wilson
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

Wilson County Courthouse

115 E. Nash Street

Wilson, North Carolina  27894


Post Office Box 1608

Wilson, North Carolina  27894
Website

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

  • Black Creek
  • Elm City
  • Lucama
  • Saratoga
  • Sims
  • Stantonsburg
  • Wilson

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Wilson County North Carolina Churches

Court

Land

Registrar of Deeds Online Recorder's Index Search

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.

-2nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
-4th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
-5th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Obtain copies of Wilson County Birth, Marriage and Death records.

Societies and Libraries 

Wilson County Genealogical Society


Wilson County Library  -  East Branch Library   -  1006-C Ward Blvd -  Wilson, NC -  (252)237-2627

Wilson County Library   -  249 Nash Street W  -   Wilson, NC 27893  -   (252) 237-5355


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