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Orange County North Carolina<br> 200 S Cameron St <br> Hillsborough, NC 27278<br> 919-245-2675<br> <br> Courthouse burned 1789<br> Reg of Deeds has B &amp; D rec from 1913<br> m &amp; land rec from 1754, div rec from 1869<br> pro rec from 1756 &amp; ct rec from 1865<br> <br> Orange county created from Bladen, <br> Granville, Johnson 31 Mar 1752 <br>  
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[http://www.nccourts.org/County/Onslow/Default.asp Orange County&nbsp; Courthouse]<br>200 S Cameron St<br>Hillsborough, NC 27278<br>Phone:&nbsp; 919-245-2675<br><br>Courthouse burned 1789<br>Registrar of Deeds has Birth and Death rec from 1913<br>marriage and&nbsp;land records from 1754, divorce records from 1869<br>probate records from 1756 and court records from 1865<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Orange County, North Carolina. Page 511 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:51, 31 May 2012

Orange County, North Carolina
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Location in the state of North Carolina
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Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1752
County Seat Hillsborough
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Orange County  Courthouse
200 S Cameron St
Hillsborough, NC 27278
Phone:  919-245-2675

Courthouse burned 1789
Registrar of Deeds has Birth and Death rec from 1913
marriage and land records from 1754, divorce records from 1869
probate records from 1756 and court records from 1865[1]

History

Parent County

1752--Orange County was created from Bladen, Granville and Johnston Counties.
County seat: Hillsborough [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Orange County, North Carolina Genealogy census records online, see: North Carolina Census.

Church

Court

Family Histories

  • [Clendenin] White, Jo White. "Clendenin of Orange County, North Carolina: An Exercise in Southern Genealogical Problem Solving," The Genealogist, Vol. 6, No. 2 (Fall 1985):186-190.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.

-1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry, usually known as the Bethel Regiment.
-1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
-6th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
-11th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Yearbooks

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Orange County, North Carolina. Page 511 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

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