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

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1) Greene County was established in 1799 from Glasgow County when Glasgow changed its name to Greene. Courthouse fire of 1876 destroyed many court records and all land records. County seat: Greene Court House (1799-1811); Snow Hill (1811-present). 2) Greene County now in Tennessee, created in 1783. Greenville became the county seat. This was a part of the Territory ceded by North Carolina in 1789 to the Federal government.  
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'''1799'''--Greene County was from Glasgow County when Glasgow changed its name to Greene. County seat: Greene Court House (1799-1811); Snow Hill (1811-present). 2) Greene County now in Tennessee, created in 1783. Greenville became the county seat. This was a part of the Territory ceded by North Carolina in 1789 to the Federal government.  
  
 
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Courthouse fire of 1876 destroyed many court records and all land records.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries   ==
 
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 21:36, 19 September 2008

 United States  > North Carolina > Greene County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1799--Greene County was from Glasgow County when Glasgow changed its name to Greene. County seat: Greene Court House (1799-1811); Snow Hill (1811-present). 2) Greene County now in Tennessee, created in 1783. Greenville became the county seat. This was a part of the Territory ceded by North Carolina in 1789 to the Federal government.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Courthouse fire of 1876 destroyed many court records and all 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