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{{North Carolina-stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[North Carolina|North Carolina]]&nbsp;&gt; Wilson County'' <br>
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1855'''--Wilson County was created from [[Edgecombe_County,_North_Carolina|Edgecombe]], [[Nash_County,_North_Carolina|Nash]], [[Johnston_County,_North_Carolina|Johnston]], and [[Wayne_County,_North_Carolina|Wayne]] Counties.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Wilson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1855'''--Wilson County was created from [[Edgecombe County, North Carolina|Edgecombe]], [[Nash County, North Carolina|Nash]], [[Johnston County, North Carolina|Johnston]], and [[Wayne County, North Carolina|Wayne]] Counties.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Wilson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1228238171796_540"></span>[[Edgecombe_County,_North_Carolina|Edgecombe]]
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*<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1228238171796_540" />[[Edgecombe County, North Carolina|Edgecombe]]  
*[[Greene_County,_North_Carolina|Greene]]
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*[[Greene County, North Carolina|Greene]]  
*[[Johnston_County,_North_Carolina|Johnston]]
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*[[Johnston County, North Carolina|Johnston]]  
*[[Nash_County,_North_Carolina|Nash]]
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*[[Nash County, North Carolina|Nash]]  
*[[Pitt_County,_North_Carolina|Pitt]]
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*[[Pitt County, North Carolina|Pitt]]  
*[[Wayne_County,_North_Carolina|Wayne]]
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*[[Wayne County, North Carolina|Wayne]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 02:51, 27 August 2010

Template:North Carolina-stubUnited 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).