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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1228238171796_540"></span>[[Edgecombe_County,_North_Carolina|Edgecombe]]
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*[[Greene_County,_North_Carolina|Greene]]
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*[[Johnston_County,_North_Carolina|Johnston]]
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*[[Nash_County,_North_Carolina|Nash]]
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*[[Pitt_County,_North_Carolina|Pitt]]
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*[[Wayne_County,_North_Carolina|Wayne]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 17:18, 2 December 2008

United States  > North Carolina > Wilson County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1855--Wilson County was created from Edgecombe, Nash, Johnston, and Wayne Counties.  County seat: Wilson [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Some of the early records are missing.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

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).