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*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=robeson Robeson County College Students] - a name list of students at various NC colleges with identified hometowns in the county; via NCGenWeb Yearbook Index  
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=robeson Robeson County College Students] - a name list of students at various NC colleges with identified hometowns in the county; via NCGenWeb Yearbook Index  
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*[http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Flora%20Macdonald%20College%20%28Red%20Springs%2C%20N.C.%29--Students--Yearbooks.%22&sort=-date Flora McDonald College yearbooks] - from 1921-1961; via the Internet Archive
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*[http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Presbyterian%20Junior%20College%20%28Maxton%2C%20N.C.%29--Students--Yearbooks.%22&sort=-date Presbyterian Junior College yearbooks] - from the mid 1930s - 1960s; via the Internet Archive
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*[http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3A%22Pembroke%20State%20College--Students--Yearbooks%22&sort=-date UNC-Pembroke yearbooks] - from the 1940s to the 1980s; via the Internet Archive
 
*[Book] [http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/item.aspx?id=fma Flora McDonald College] - published by Ralph Walter Page in 1920
 
*[Book] [http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/historyfiction/item.aspx?id=fma Flora McDonald College] - published by Ralph Walter Page in 1920
  

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Robeson County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Robeson 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 1787
County Seat Lumberton
Courthouse
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  North Carolina  Gotoarrow.png  Robeson County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1787--Robeson County was created from Bladen County.
County seat: Lumberton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Many of the court records are missing.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Education

Genealogy

It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:

  • Locate publications about direct ancestors
  • Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
  • Identify publications, to quote Elizabeth Shown Mills, about an ancestor's "FAN Club" [Friends, Associates, and Neighbors]
Bibliography

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Robesonl County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies and regiments that were formed with many men from Robeson County.

- 51st Regiment, North Carolina Militia, Company F

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Uncertified copies of vital records can be ordered for a small fee from the Register of Deeds. Please visit their website for more information.

Births
Marriages
Deaths


Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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