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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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Wayne County North Carolina<br>
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Wayne County North Carolina<br> 215 S William Street<br> P O Box 267<br> Goldsboro, NC 27530-4824<br> 919-731-1449<br><br> Reg of Deeds has b,m,d, bur and land rec<br> Clk Sup Ct has div, pro &amp; ct rec<br> <br> Wayne was created from Dobbs 18 Oct 1779<br>  
215 S William Street<br>
 
P O Box 267<br>
 
Goldsboro, NC 27530-4824<br>
 
919-731-1449<br><br>
 
Reg of Deeds has b,m,d, bur and land rec<br>
 
Clk Sup Ct has div, pro & ct rec<br>
 
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Wayne was created from Dobbs 18 Oct 1779<br>
 
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
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The county is named after Revolutionary War General [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Wayne "Mad" Anthony Wayne] (1745-1796).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Wayne "Anthony Wayne,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The county is named after Revolutionary War General [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Wayne "Mad" Anthony Wayne] (1745-1796).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Wayne "Anthony Wayne,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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Some of the early records are missing.
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Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.  
 
Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.  
  
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Revision as of 02:32, 9 May 2012

Wayne County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Wayne County
Location in the state of North Carolina
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Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1779
County Seat Goldsboro
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County Courthouse

Wayne County North Carolina
215 S William Street
P O Box 267
Goldsboro, NC 27530-4824
919-731-1449

Reg of Deeds has b,m,d, bur and land rec
Clk Sup Ct has div, pro & ct rec

Wayne was created from Dobbs 18 Oct 1779

History

Anthony Wayne.JPG

The county is named after Revolutionary War General "Mad" Anthony Wayne (1745-1796).[1]

Parent County

1779--Wayne County was created from Dobbs County.  Dobbs County was abolished in 1791.
County seat: Goldsboro [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Some of the early records are missing.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Goldsboro
  • Mount Olive

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

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

-2nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
-4th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

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. "Anthony Wayne," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

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