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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
===== Bear Grass Township =====
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Bear Grass, Cross Roads ,&nbsp;Goose Nest,&nbsp;Griffins,&nbsp;Hamilton,&nbsp;Jamesville,&nbsp;Poplar Point,&nbsp;Robersonville, Williams, Williamston<br>
 
 
===== Cross Roads Township =====
 
 
 
===== Goose Nest Township =====
 
 
 
===== Griffins Township =====
 
 
 
===== Hamilton Township =====
 
 
 
===== Jamesville Township =====
 
 
 
===== Poplar Point Township =====
 
 
 
===== Robersonville Township =====
 
 
 
===== Williams Township =====
 
 
 
===== Williamston Township<br> =====
 
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/martin/martincemeteries.htm Martin County Cemeteries] at the NCGenWeb Archives
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/martin/cemeteries Martin County cemetery information] at the Martin County NCGenWeb site
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*Find-A-Grave: [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=1709 Martin County Cemeteries]
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/martin/churches Churches in Martin County]
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/martin/martincourt.htm Court transcriptions] - NCGenWeb Archives
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
Registrar of Deeds<br>Mrs. Tina P. Manning <br>Martin County Governmental Center <br>305 East Main Street <br>Phone: 252-789-4320<br>Fax: 252-789-4329<br>Hours: 8:00AM to 5:00PM Monday - Friday
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===== Register of Deeds Website =====
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The Martin County Register of Deeds maintains records for land transactions in the county. &nbsp;Visit [http://www.martincountyncgov.com/Register_Deeds.aspx their website] for further information and to search online deed records from '''1866 to present'''.&nbsp;
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===== Additional Land Records =====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/martin/martindeeds.htm Deeds] - NCGenWeb Archives<br>
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://dc.lib.unc.edu/cdm4/results.php?CISORESTMP=results.php&CISOVIEWTMP=item_viewer.php&CISOMODE=grid&CISOGRID=thumbnail,A,1;title,A,1;displa,A,0;publis,A,0;collec,A,0;30;date,title,none,none,none&CISOBIB=mapid,A,1,N;collec,A,0,N;title,200,0,N;none,A,0,N;none,A,0,N;20;mapid,none,none,none,none&CISOTHUMB=20%20(4x5);mapid,none,none,none,none&CISOTITLE=20;mapid,none,none,none,none&CISOHIERA=20;collec,mapid,none,none,none&CISOSUPPRESS=0&CISOTYPE=link&CISOOP1=exact&CISOFIELD1=spatia&CISOBOX1=Martin+County&CISOOP2=exact&CISOFIELD2=collec&CISOBOX2=&CISOOP3=exact&CISOFIELD3=title&CISOBOX3=&CISOOP4=exact&CISOFIELD4=CISOSEARCHALL&CISOBOX4=&c=exact&CISOROOT=/ncmaps Maps relevant to Martin County&nbsp;]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/martin/military Military]: NCGenWeb site
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/martin/martinmilitary.htm Military records] - NCGenWeb Archives
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/martin/newspapers Martin county historical newspaper information]
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/nc/martin/taxlists/marttax1779.txt 1779 Martin County tax list]
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/martin/vitals Births, Marriages &amp; Death information for Martin County] - NCGenWeb site
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*Search death certificates in the FamilySearch database [https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1609799&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930]
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*Search marriage information in the FamilySearch database&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1726957&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Marriages 1762-1979]
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==== Yearbooks ====
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*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=martin&state=NC Martin County students attending NC colleges] - link via the NCGenWeb Yearbook Index&nbsp;
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== Societies and Libraries ==
  
Martin County Historical Society, Inc.<br>P.O. Box 468<br>Williamston, NC 27892
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*[http://tlc.library.net/BHM/ BHM Regional Library&nbsp;]
  
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Martin County Genealogical Society<br>P.O. Box 121<br>Williamston, NC 27892
 
  
 
== 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/martin NCGenWeb: Martin County] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191165&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Martin&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191165&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Martin&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  

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Martin County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Martin 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 1774
County Seat Williamston
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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

Bear Grass, Cross Roads , Goose Nest, Griffins, Hamilton, Jamesville, Poplar Point, Robersonville, Williams, Williamston

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Register of Deeds Website

The Martin County Register of Deeds maintains records for land transactions in the county.  Visit their website for further information and to search online deed records from 1866 to present

Additional Land Records
  • Deeds - NCGenWeb Archives

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).