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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Duplin_County,_North_Carolina|Duplin]]
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*[[Greene_County,_North_Carolina|Greene]]
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*[[Johnston_County,_North_Carolina|Johnston]]
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*[[Lenoir_County,_North_Carolina|Lenoir]]
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*[[Sampson_County,_North_Carolina|Sampson]]
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*[[Wilson_County,_North_Carolina|Wilson]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 17:09, 2 December 2008

United States  > North Carolina > Wayne County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1779--Wayne County was created from Dobbs County.  County seat: Goldsboro [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Some of the early records are missing.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Goldsboro
  • Mount Olive

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).