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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Beaufort_County,_North_Carolina|Beaufort]]
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*[[Bertie_County,_North_Carolina|Bertie]]
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*[[Edgecombe_County,_North_Carolina|Edgecombe]]
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*[[Halifax_County,_North_Carolina|Halifax]]
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*[[Pitt_County,_North_Carolina|Pitt]]
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*[[Washington_County,_North_Carolina|Washington]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 22:06, 26 November 2008

United States  > North Carolina > Martin County

County Courthouse

History

Excellent Web Site: My North Carolina Genealogy - Martin County History and  Information 

Parent County

1774--Martin County was created 2 March 1774 from Halifax and Tyrrell Counties. County seat: Williamston [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1884--Courthouse fire destroyed many court 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).