Greene County, North Carolina Genealogy

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County Courthouse

History

Greene County now in Tennessee was 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.

Parent County

1799--Greene County was created from Glasgow County when Glasgow changed its name to Greene.  County seat: Snow Hill.

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