Difference between revisions of "Bladen County, North Carolina Genealogy"

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Columbus_County,_North_Carolina|Columbus]]
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*[[Cumberland_County,_North_Carolina|Cumberland]]
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*[[Pender_County,_North_Carolina|Pender]]
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*[[Robeson_County,_North_Carolina|Robeson]]
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*[[Sampson_County,_North_Carolina|Sampson]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 18:48, 24 November 2008

 United States  > North Carolina > Bladen County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1734--Bladen County was created om 1734 from New Hanover County. County seat: Elizabethtown [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1800, 1893--Courthouse fires destroyed most of the court records and several land records.

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).