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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*Order uncertified copies of birth, death &amp; marriage&nbsp;certificates from the [http://www.co.lenoir.nc.us/registerofdeeds.html Register of Deeds]
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*Free death certificates for NC from [http://goo.gl/vM6wQ 1906-1930 via FamilySearch]
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*[http://ncgenweb.us/nc/lenoir/records/deaths Lenoir County NCGenWeb] - various records for deaths and obituaries
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==== Yearbooks ====
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*Grainger High School - [http://www.graingerhigh.com/ senior class listings from 1927-1970]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/lenoir/ NCGenWeb: Lenoir County] - part of the USGenWeb Project.&nbsp;
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191147&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Lenoir&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191147&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Lenoir&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 07:30, 15 December 2010

Template:North Carolina-stub United States  > North Carolina > Lenoir County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1791--Lenoir County was created 4 December 1791 from Dobbs County.  Dobbs County was abolished in 1791.  County seat: Kinston [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1878, 1880--Most court records were destroyed in fires.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Yearbooks

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

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