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{{North Carolina-stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[North Carolina|North Carolina]]&nbsp;&gt; Lenoir County'' <br>
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Lenoir County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption NCGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>County Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.ncgenweb.us/lenoir/ Lenoir Co. NCGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = Nc-lenoir.png
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| state = North Carolina
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| state_map = North_Carolina.png
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| founded year = 1791
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| founded date =
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| seat wl = Kinston
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[North Carolina]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Lenoir_County,_North_Carolina|Lenoir County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1791'''--Lenoir County was created 4 December 1791&nbsp;from Dobbs County.&nbsp; Dobbs County was abolished in 1791.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Kinston <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1791'''--Lenoir County was created 4 December 1791&nbsp;from Dobbs County.&nbsp; Dobbs County was abolished in 1791.<br>'''County seat''': Kinston <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
*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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*Order uncertified copies of birth, death &amp; marriage&nbsp;certificates from the [http://www.co.lenoir.nc.us/registerofdeeds.html Register of Deeds]  
*Free death certificates for NC from [http://goo.gl/vM6wQ 1906-1930 via FamilySearch]
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*Free death certificates for NC from [http://goo.gl/vM6wQ 1906-1930 via FamilySearch]  
 
*[http://ncgenweb.us/nc/lenoir/records/deaths Lenoir County NCGenWeb] - various records for deaths and obituaries
 
*[http://ncgenweb.us/nc/lenoir/records/deaths Lenoir County NCGenWeb] - various records for deaths and obituaries
  
==== Yearbooks ====
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==== Yearbooks ====
  
 
*Grainger High School - [http://www.graingerhigh.com/ senior class listings from 1927-1970]
 
*Grainger High School - [http://www.graingerhigh.com/ senior class listings from 1927-1970]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/lenoir/ NCGenWeb: Lenoir County] - part of the USGenWeb Project.&nbsp;
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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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[[Category:Lenoir_County,_North_Carolina]]
 
[[Category:Lenoir_County,_North_Carolina]]

Revision as of 17:51, 27 December 2010

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Lenoir County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Lenoir County
Location in the state of North Carolina
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Carolina
Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1791
County Seat Kinston
Courthouse
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  North Carolina  Gotoarrow.png  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).