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Guide to '''Hyde County, North Carolina ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
 
  
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Guide to '''Hyde County, North Carolina ancestry, genealogy and family history''', birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
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|parent county= [[Bath County, North Carolina Genealogy|Bath]]<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), North Carolina.{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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|county1= [[Beaufort County, North Carolina Genealogy|Beaufort]]
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== County Information ==
 
== County Information ==
  
 
=== Description ===
 
=== Description ===
Hyde County is located in the Eastern portion of North Carolina and was named for Edward Hyde to whom King Charles II granted tracts of land in the New World called "Carolina"<ref>https://www.ncpedia.org/geography/hyde</ref>.
 
  
=== Hyde County, North Carolina Record Dates===
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Hyde County is located in the eastern portion of North Carolina and was named for Edward Hyde, to whom King Charles II granted tracts of land in the New World called "Carolina".<ref>https://www.ncpedia.org/geography/hyde</ref>
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=== County Courthouse ===
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{{NC Courthouse Intro|Hyde}}
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'''Hyde County Courthouse'''<br>264 Business Hwy<br>PO Box 297<br>Swan Quarter, NC 27885<br>Phone: 252-926-3011<br>[https://www.nccourts.gov/locations/hyde-county Hyde County Website]<br><br>
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Register of Deeds has birth, death and burial records from 1913, marriage records from 1850, land records from 1736, marriage bonds 1735-1867 and delayed birth records from late 1800s.<br>
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Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1868, probate records from 1774.<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), North Carolina.{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref><br>
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=== Hyde County, North Carolina Record Dates ===
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{{NC Record Dates Intro|Hyde}}
 
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1913  
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1913
 
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1913  
 
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| colspan="7"| <center>Statewide registration for births and deaths started in 1913. General compliance by 1920.</center>
 
| colspan="7"| <center>Statewide registration for births and deaths started in 1913. General compliance by 1920.</center>
 
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=== Record Loss ===
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* '''1789, 1827''' Fire burned courthouse<br>
  
[https://www.nccourts.gov/locations/hyde-county Hyde County Courthouse]<br>264 Business Hwy P O Box 297<br>Swan Quarter NC 27885<br>Phone: 252 926 3011<br>
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{{Fire+}}
  
Formerly Wickham Co names changed to Hyde 1712<br>Register of Deeds has birth, death and burial records from 1913<br>marriage records from 1850, land records from 1736<br>marriage bonds 1735-1867 and&nbsp;delayed birth records from late 1800's<br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1868 <br>and probate records from 1774 <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hyde County, North Carolina. Page 510 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref><br>  
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=== Boundary Changes ===
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{{NC Boundary Changes Intro|Hyde}}
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*'''1705'''  Hyde County was formed 3 December 1705 from Wickham Precinct of [[Bath County, North Carolina Genealogy|Bath County]. Bath County was abolished in 1739.
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*'''County seat:''' Swan Quarter<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), North Carolina.{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref><br>
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For animated maps illustrating North Carolina county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/northcarolina/ "Rotating Formation North Carolina County Boundary Maps"] (1664-1965) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
  
'''Register of Deeds'''<br> P.O. Box 294<br> Swan Quarter, No 27885<br> Phone: 252-926-4182 or 252-926-4183<br> Fax: 252-926-3710<br> [http://www.hyderod.net Website]
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=== Populated Places ===
  
'''Clerk Superior Court'''<br> P.O. Box 337 <br> Swan Quarter, NC 27885<br> Work Phone: (252) 926-4700<br>
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For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit [https://northcarolina.hometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,095,c,hyde.cfm HomeTown Locator]. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Hyde County, North Carolina," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyde_County,_North_Carolina#Communities, accessed 17 February 2020.</ref>  
  
== History  ==
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{{Populated places
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Germantown,_North_Carolina Germantown]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Last_Chance,_North_Carolina Last Chance]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nebraska,_North_Carolina Nebraska]
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*Scranton
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Engelhard,_North_Carolina Englehard]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairfield,_Hyde_County,_North_Carolina Fairfield]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ocracoke,_North_Carolina Ocracoke]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swan_Quarter,_North_Carolina Swan Quarter]
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*Fairfield
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*Lake Landing
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*Ocracoke
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*Swan Quarter
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* Mattamuskeet
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==== Parent County  ====
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=== History Timeline ===
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{{NC Historical Timeline Intro|Hyde}}
  
'''1705'''--Hyde County was formed 3 December 1705&nbsp;from Wickham Precinct of [http://www.ncgenweb.us/bath/ Bath County]. Bath County was abolished in 1739.<br>'''County seat''': Swan Quarter <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/history.htm Hyde County, North Carolina History] (NCGenWeb)
  
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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== Resources ==
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{{NC Resources Intro|Hyde}}
  
For animated maps illustrating North Carolina county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/northcarolina/ "Rotating Formation North Carolina County Boundary Maps"] (1664-1965) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
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=== Bible Records ===
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{{NC Bible Intro|Hyde}}
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/bibles.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Bible Records] (NCGenWeb)
* '''1789, 1827''' Fire burned courthouse
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/archivesresearch.htm Guide to Research in the North Carolina Archives] (list of original &amp; microfilm records)
 
  
==== Populated Places ====
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=== Biographies ===
<div style="width: 100%; float: left">
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{{NC Biographies Intro|Hyde}}
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
  
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/beaufort/ncbeau.htm Beaufort]
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/surnames.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Surnames 1997-2010] (NCGenWeb)
*[http://www.rafert.org/home/carteret.htm Carteret]  
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/photosbios.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Photos & Bios] (NCGenWeb)
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/dare/ Dare]
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/pamlico/ Pamlico]
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/tyrrell/TYRRELL.HTM Tyrrell]
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/washington/ Washington]
 
  
== Resources  ==  
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=== Business, Commerce, and Occupations ===
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{{NC Business Records Intro|Hyde}}
  
==== Bibles  ====
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=== Cemeteries ===
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{{NC Cemeteries Intro|Hyde}}
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/bibles.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Bible Records]
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
  
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| width="24%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
 
| width="24%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
 
| width="24%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]
 
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|465336|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
 
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/North-Carolina/Hyde-County?id=county_1698 Findagrave.com]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/cemeteries.htm NCGenWeb]
 
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Hyde+North+Carolina&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
 
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
 
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/hyde/hydecemeteries.htm NCGenWeb Archives]
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>'''Cemeteries of Hyde County, North Carolina''' online and in print</center>
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwtombstones.org/northcarolina/hyde.html Tombstone Project]  
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>
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* [https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]
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* [http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/cemeteries.htm NCGenWeb]
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* [http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/hyde/hydecemeteries.htm NCGenWeb Archives]
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* [http://usgwtombstones.org/northcarolina/hyde.html Tombstone Project]
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* [http://cemeterycensus.com/nc/hyde/index.htm North Carolina Cemeteries]
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* [https://billiongraves.com/search# Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://cemeterycensus.com/nc/hyde/index.htm North Carolina Cemeteries]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print''' ([[The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])</center>
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* {{FHL|465336|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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* [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Hyde+North+Carolina&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search# Billion Graves]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" |<center>'''List of Cemeteries in the County'''</center>
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* [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/North-Carolina/Hyde-County?id=county_1698 Findagrave.com]
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* [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" colspan="3" | See [[North Carolina Cemeteries|North Carolina Cemeteries]] for more information.
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>See '''[[North Carolina Cemeteries]]''' for more information</center>
 
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*{{RecordSearch|3015313|North Carolina, Historical Records Survey, Cemetery Inscription Card Index}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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=== Census Records ===
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{{NC Census Intro|Hyde}}
  
==== Census and Tax Records  ====
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/census.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Census &amp; Tax] (NCGenWeb)
<blockquote>
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/census.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Census &amp; Tax]
 
</blockquote>
 
{{Census|North Carolina}}
 
  
==== Church Records ====
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=== Church Records ===
<blockquote>
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{{NC Church Intro|Hyde}}
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/CHURCHES.HTM Hyde County, North Carolina Churches]
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*'''1700-1970''' - {{RecordSearch|2790262|North Carolina, Church Records, 1700-1970}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
</blockquote>
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/CHURCHES.HTM Hyde County, North Carolina Churches] (NCGenWeb)
===== Baptist  =====
 
  
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'''''Baptist'''''<br>
 
*'''Mattemuskeet River.''' Constituted 1783.<ref>George Washington Paschal, ''History of North Carolina Baptists,'' 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 2:565. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>
 
*'''Mattemuskeet River.''' Constituted 1783.<ref>George Washington Paschal, ''History of North Carolina Baptists,'' 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 2:565. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>
  
===== Church of England =====
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'''''Church of England'''''<br>
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*'''St. George's Parish.''' Established by 1741.<ref>Robert J. Cain, ed., ''The Church of England in North Carolina: Documents, 1699-1741'' (Raleigh, N.C.: Division of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, 1999), 414. {{FHL|967002|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2cr}}.</ref>
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=== Court Records ===
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{{NC Court Intro|Hyde}}
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/court.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Court Records] (NCGenWeb)
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=== Directories ===
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{{NC Directories Intro|Hyde}}
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=== Emigration and Immigration ===
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{{NC Emigration Intro|Hyde}}
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=== Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups ===
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{{NC Ethnic Groups Intro|Hyde}}
  
*'''St. George's Parish.''' Established by 1741.<ref>Robert J. Cain, ed., ''The Church of England in North Carolina: Documents, 1699-1741'' (Raleigh, N.C.: Division of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, 1999), 414. {{FHL|967002|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2cr}}.</ref>
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'''''African-American'''''
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*'''1866''' [http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/COHABIT.HTM Hyde County Cohabitation Records-1866] (NCGenWeb)
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=== Funeral Homes  ===
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{{NC Funeral Homes Intro|Hyde}}
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=== Genealogies  ===
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{{NC Genealogies Intro|Hyde}}
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=== Guardianship ===
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{{NC Guardianship Intro|Hyde}}
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=== Land and Property Records ===
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{{NC Land Intro|Hyde}}
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/hydedeed.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Deeds, Bonds &amp; Land Grants] (NCGenWeb)
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=== Local Histories ===
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{{NC Histories Intro|Hyde}}
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/history.htm Hyde County, North Carolina History] (NCGenWeb)
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*[http://www.swanquarterly.net/ Hyde County, North Carolina Publication of county happenings]
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=== Maps and Gazetteers ===
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{{NC Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{NC Hyde County|200px}}}}
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/HYDEMAPS.HTM Hyde County, North Carolina in Maps] (NCGenWeb)
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=== Migration ===
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{{NC Migration Intro|Hyde}}
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=== Military Records ===
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{{NC Military Intro|Hyde}}
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/military.htm Hyde County, North Carolina in the Military] (NCGenWeb)
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'''''Revolutionary War '''''<br>
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*'''1779-1782'''  {{RecordSearch|1498361|North Carolina Revolutionary Pay Vouchers 1779-1782}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
  
==== County Records ====
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'''''Civil War '''''<br>
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*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932376|North Carolina, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch]
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*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932416|North Carolina, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch]
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*'''1861-1865'''  [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2322 U.S., Confederate Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865] at [http://ancesstry.com Ancestry]
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*'''1861-1865'''  [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2344 U.S., Union Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry]
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*'''1885-1953'''  {{RecordSearch|1911763|North Carolina, Confederate Soldiers and Widows Pension Applications, 1885-1953}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
  
*'''1833-1970''' - {{RecordSearch|1916185|North Carolina, County Records, 1833-1970}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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{{NC Civil War Regiments|Hyde}}<br>
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:- [[17th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (1st Organization)|17th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (1st Organization)]], Company B
  
==== Court  ====
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'''''World War I '''''<br>
<blockquote>
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*'''1917-1919'''  {{RecordSearch|2568864|North Carolina, World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/court.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Court Records]
 
</blockquote>
 
  
==== History  ====
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'''''World War II '''''<br>
<blockquote>
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*'''1940-1948''' {{RecordSearch|2053639|North Carolina, Discharge and Statement of Service Records, 1940-1948}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/history.htm Hyde County, North Carolina History]
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Land ====
 
<blockquote>
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/hydedeed.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Deeds, Bonds &amp; Land Grants]
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
<blockquote>
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/history.htm Hyde County, North Carolina History]
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Maps  ====
 
[[Image:Nchyde.png|thumb|right|250px|Nchyde.png]]
 
<blockquote>
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/HYDEMAPS.HTM Hyde County, North Carolina in Maps]
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Military  ====
 
  
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/military.htm Hyde County, North Carolina in the Military]
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=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
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{{NC Naturalization Intro|Hyde}}
  
===== Revolutionary War =====
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=== Newspapers ===
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{{NC Newspapers Intro|Hyde}}
  
*'''1779 - 1782''' - {{RecordSearch|1498361|North Carolina Revolutionary Pay Vouchers 1779-1782}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
+
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/news.htm Hyde County, North Carolina in the News] (NCGenWeb)
  
===== Civil War  =====
+
=== Obituaries ===
 +
{{NC Obituaries Intro|Hyde}}
  
''Online Records''
+
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/obits.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Obituaries] (NCGenWeb)
*'''1861 - 1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932376|North Carolina, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index and images
 
*'''1861 - 1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932416|North Carolina, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index and images
 
*'''1861 - 1865''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2322 U.S., Confederate Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865] at [http://ancesstry.com Ancestry] — index (free)
 
*'''1861 - 1865''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2344 U.S., Union Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] — index (free)
 
*'''1885 - 1953''' - {{RecordSearch|1911763|North Carolina, Confederate Soldiers and Widows Pension Applications, 1885-1953}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
 
{{VAciv}}
 
:- [[17th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (1st Organization)|17th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (1st Organization)]], Company B<br>
 
  
===== World War I =====
+
=== Other Records ===
 +
{{NC Other Records Intro|Hyde}}
  
*'''1917 - 1919''' - {{RecordSearch|2568864|North Carolina, World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
+
*'''1899-1930''' [http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/LUNACY.HTM Hyde County Lunacy Records (1899 -1930)] (NCGenWeb)
 +
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/miscellany.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Miscellany] (NCGenWeb)
 +
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/HYDEQUE.HTM Hyde County, North Carolina Queries 1997-2010] (NCGenWeb)
  
===== World War II =====
+
=== Periodicals ===
 +
{{NC Periodicals Intro|Hyde}}
  
*'''1940 - 1948''' - {{RecordSearch|2053639|North Carolina, Discharge and Statement of Service Records, 1940-1948}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images<br>
+
=== Probate Records ===
 +
{{NC Probate Intro|Hyde}}
  
==== Miscellaneous  ====
+
*[[North Carolina Probate Records|North Carolina Probate Records tips]]
<blockquote>
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/miscellany.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Miscellany]
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
<blockquote>
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/news.htm Hyde County, North Carolina in the News]&nbsp;
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Obituaries  ====
 
<blockquote>
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/obits.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Obituaries]
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Photographs &amp; Biographies  ====
 
<blockquote>
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/photosbios.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Photos &amp; Bios]
 
</blockquote>
 
  
==== Probate  ====
 
 
''Online Probate Records''
 
''Online Probate Records''
  
*'''1660 - 1790''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4197 North Carolina Will Abstracts 1660-1790] at [http://search.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $  
+
*'''1660-1790''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4197 North Carolina Will Abstracts 1660-1790] at [http://search.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] $
*'''1663 - 1979''' - {{RecordSearch|1911121|North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
+
*'''1663-1979''' {{RecordSearch|1911121|North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
*'''1665 - 1998''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9061 North Carolina Wills and Probate Records 1665-1998] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $
+
*'''1665-1998''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9061 North Carolina Wills and Probate Records 1665-1998] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] $
*'''1735 - 1970''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|North Carolina Probate Records 1735-1970}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — images
+
*'''1735-1970''' {{RecordSearch|1867501|North Carolina Probate Records 1735-1970}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch]
*'''1760 - 1800''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3945 North Carolina Will Abstracts 1760-1800] at [http://search.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images
+
*'''1760-1800''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3945 North Carolina Will Abstracts 1760-1800] at [http://search.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] $
*'''Pre   - 1790''' - [http://mars.archives.ncdcr.gov/BasicSearch.aspx Pre-1790 {{PAGENAME}} Wills] stored at the North Carolina State Archives are online - free. [[North Carolina Probate Records#Proved_in_North_Carolina|Website tips]].
+
*'''1764-1818'''  Images of Wills and Estates, Vols. 1,2,3.  [https://northcarolinapioneers.com North Carolina Pioneers] $
*'''1830 - 1963''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|Will Books A to G (1830-1963)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free
+
*'''Pre-1790''' [http://mars.archives.ncdcr.gov/BasicSearch.aspx Pre-1790 Hyde County, North Carolina Genealogy Wills] (North Carolina State Archives)
*'''1764 - 1818''' - Images of Wills and Estates, Vols. 1,2,3.  [https://northcarolinapioneers.com North Carolina Pioneers] ($).
+
*'''1830-1963''' {{RecordSearch|1867501|Will Books A to G (1830-1963)|access=browse}} at FamilySearch
  
==== Queries  ====
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=== School Records ===
<blockquote>
+
{{NC Schools Intro|Hyde}}
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/HYDEQUE.HTM Hyde County, North Carolina Queries 1997-2010]
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Surnames  ====
 
<blockquote>
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/surnames.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Surnames 1997-2010]
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Swan Quarterly  ====
 
<blockquote>
 
*[http://www.swanquarterly.net/ Hyde County, North Carolina&nbsp;Publication of&nbsp;county happenings]
 
</blockquote>
 
==== Taxation ====
 
  
*'''1764''' - Tax Lists, Hyde County, 1764 (index) in NC Taxpayers vol. 2, online at [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49269 Ancestry ($)]
+
=== Tax Records ===
*'''1764''' - Tax Lists, Hyde County, 1764 (images) online at [http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/ref/collection/p16062coll33/id/2217 North Carolina Digital Collections]
+
{{NC Tax Intro|Hyde}}
*'''1779''' - Tax Lists, New Bern District, 1779 (index) in NC Taxpayers vol. 2, online at [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49054 Ancestry ($)]
 
*'''1779''' - Tax Lists, New Bern District, 1779 (images) online at [http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/ref/collection/p16062coll33/id/681 North Carolina Digital Collections]
 
  
==== Vital Records ====
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*'''1764'''  Tax Lists, Hyde County, 1764 (index) in NC Taxpayers vol. 2, at [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49269 Ancestry $]
*'''1899 - 1930''' - [http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/LUNACY.HTM Hyde County Lunacy Records (1899 -1930)] USGenWeb
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*'''1764'''  Tax Lists, Hyde County, 1764 (images) at [http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/ref/collection/p16062coll33/id/2217 North Carolina Digital Collections]
 +
*'''1779''' Tax Lists, New Bern District, 1779 (index) in NC Taxpayers vol. 2, at [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49054 Ancestry $]
 +
*'''1779''' Tax Lists, New Bern District, 1779 (images) at [http://digital.ncdcr.gov/cdm/ref/collection/p16062coll33/id/681 North Carolina Digital Collections]
 +
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/census.htm Hyde County, North Carolina Census &amp; Tax] (NCGenWeb)
  
===== Birth =====
+
=== Vital Records ===
*'''1800 - 2000''' - {{RecordSearch|1949336|North Carolina Birth Index 1800-2000}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
+
{{NC Vital Intro|Hyde}}
*'''1866 - 1964''' - {{RecordSearch|1675484|North Carolina Births and Christenings 1866-1964}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index  
+
*'''1800-2000''' - {{RecordSearch|2848682|North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/DELAYED.HTM Hyde Co. Delayed Birth Certificates] USGenWeb
 
  
===== Death =====
+
==== Birth ====
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/HYDEATHS.HTM Hyde Co. Death Certificate Index] USGenWeb
+
{{NC Birth Intro|Hyde}}
*'''1898 - 1994''' - {{RecordSearch|1675510|North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
 
*'''1906 - 1930''' - {{RecordSearch|1609799|North Carolina Deaths 1906-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index and images
 
*'''1908 - 2004''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8908 North Carolina Death Indexes 1908-2004] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
 
*'''1909 - 1975''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1121 North Carolina Death Certificates 1909-1975] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $
 
*'''1931 - 1994''' - {{RecordSearch|1584959|North Carolina Deaths 1931-1994}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
 
  
===== Divorce =====
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*'''1800-2000'''  {{RecordSearch|1949336|North Carolina Birth Index 1800-2000}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch]
 +
*'''1866-1964'''  {{RecordSearch|1675484|North Carolina Births and Christenings 1866-1964}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch]
 +
*'''1913-1922'''  {{RecordSearch|3477667|North Carolina, Center for Health Statistics, Vital Records Unit, County Birth Records, 1913-1922}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 +
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/DELAYED.HTM Hyde County Delayed Birth Certificates] (NCGenWeb)
  
*'''1926 - 1975''' - {{RecordSearch|2848500|North Carolina, County Divorce Records, 1926-1975}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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==== Marriage ====
*'''1829 - 1898''' - [http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/DIVORCE.HTM Hyde County Divorces 1829-1898] USGenWeb
+
{{NC Marriage Intro|Hyde}}
*'''1958  -2004''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1115 North Carolina Divorce Index 1958-2004] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
 
  
===== Marriages  =====
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*'''1735-1867'''  [http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/marriages/earlymarriagebonds.htm Hyde Co. Marriage Bonds 1735-1867] (NCGenWeb)
 +
*'''1741-2004'''  [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=north%20carolina%2cnc North Carolina, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast]
 +
*'''1741-2004'''  [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8909 North Carolina Marriage Index 1741-2004] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] $
 +
*'''1759-1979'''  {{RecordSearch|1675514|North Carolina Marriages 1759-1979}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch]
 +
*'''1762-1979'''  {{RecordSearch|1726957|North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch]
 +
*'''1763-1868'''  {{RecordSearch|2524877|North Carolina, Civil Marriages, 1763-1868}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
 +
*'''1855-1959''' Hyde County Marriage Index 1855-1959 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Iginorthcarolinag.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/9/91/Iginorthcarolinag.pdf]].</ref>
 +
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/marriages/index_groom.htm Hyde County Marriages (Grooms)] (NCGenWeb)
  
*'''1741 - 2004''' - [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=north%20carolina%2cnc North Carolina, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast] — index $
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==== Death ====
*'''1735 - 1867''' - [http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/marriages/earlymarriagebonds.htm Hyde Co. Marriage Bonds 1735-1867] USGenWeb
+
{{NC Death Intro|Hyde}}
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/marriages/index_groom.htm Hyde Co. Marriages (Grooms)] USGenWeb
 
*'''1855 - 1959''' - Hyde County Marriage Index 1855-1959 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Iginorthcarolinag.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/9/91/Iginorthcarolinag.pdf]].</ref>
 
*'''1866''' - [http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/COHABIT.HTM Hyde County Cohabitation Records - 1866] USGenWeb
 
  
*'''1741 - 2004''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8909 North Carolina Marriage Index 1741-2004] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $  
+
*'''1898-1994'''  {{RecordSearch|1675510|North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch]
*'''1759 - 1979''' - {{RecordSearch|1675514|North Carolina Marriages 1759-1979}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*'''1906-1930'''  {{RecordSearch|1609799|North Carolina Deaths 1906-1930}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch]
*'''1762 - 1979''' - {{RecordSearch|1726957|North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1908-2004''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8908 North Carolina Death Indexes 1908-2004] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] $
*'''1763 - 1868''' - {{RecordSearch|2524877|North Carolina, Civil Marriages, 1763-1868}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images<br>
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*'''1909-1975''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1121 North Carolina Death Certificates 1909-1975] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] $
 +
*'''1931-1994''' {{RecordSearch|1584959|North Carolina Deaths 1931-1994}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch]
 +
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/HYDEATHS.HTM Hyde County Death Certificate Index] (NCGenWeb)
  
[[Category:IGIcheck]]
+
==== Divorce ====
 +
{{NC Divorce Intro|Hyde}}
 +
 
 +
*'''1829-1898'''  [http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/vitals/DIVORCE.HTM Hyde County Divorces 1829-1898] (NCGenWeb)
 +
*'''1926-1975'''  {{RecordSearch|2848500|North Carolina, County Divorce Records, 1926-1975}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
 +
*'''1958-2004'''  [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1115 North Carolina Divorce Index 1958-2004] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] $
 +
 
 +
== Research Facilities ==
 +
{{NC Research Facilities Intro|Hyde}}
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
+
=== Archives ===
 +
{{NC Archives Intro|Hyde}}
  
'''Hyde County Historical & Genealogical Society'''<br> 7820 Piney Woods Road<br> Fairfield 27826<br>[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/publications.htm Website]<br><br>
+
*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/archivesresearch.htm Guide to Research in the North Carolina Archives] (list of original and microfilm records)
  
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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=== Family History Centers ===
{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
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{{Family History Centers Intro}}
  
 
*[[Introduction to Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to Family History Centers]]
  
== Websites  ==
+
=== Libraries ===
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/northcarolina/hyde-county/ Hyde County, NC History, Records, Facts and Genealogy] (Genealogy Inc)
+
{{NC Libraries Intro|Hyde}}
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
+
 
*[http://www.gurganus.org/ourfamily/county.cfm/state/NC/county/Hyde%20Co Hyde County at Our Family Tree]
+
=== Museums ===
*{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Hyde|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
+
{{NC Museums Intro|Hyde}}
 +
 
 +
== Societies ==
 +
{{NC Societies Intro|Hyde}}
  
== References ==
+
*'''Hyde County Historical & Genealogical Society'''<br> 7820 Piney Woods Road<br> Fairfield, NC 27826<br>[http://www.ncgenweb.us/hyde/publications.htm Website]
 +
 
 +
== Websites ==
 +
{{NC Websites Intro|Hyde}}
 +
 
 +
*[https://www.usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
 +
*[http://www.gurganus.org/ourfamily/county.cfm/state/NC/county/Hyde%20Co Hyde County at Our Family Tree]
 +
*{{FHL Place IDNum|191119|North%20Carolina|Hyde}} – The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records.
 +
 
 +
== Research Guides ==
 +
{{NC Research Guides Intro|Hyde}}
 +
 
 +
== References ==
 +
<references />
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{{North Carolina|North Carolina}}
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[[Category:IGIcheck]]
  
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Latest revision as of 17:41, 19 March 2020

Guide to Hyde County, North Carolina ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

County Facts
County seat: Swan Quarter
Organized: December 3, 1705
Parent County(s): Bath[1]
Neighboring Counties
Beaufort  • Carteret  • Dare  • Pamlico  • Tyrrell  • Washington
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County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

Hyde County is located in the eastern portion of North Carolina and was named for Edward Hyde, to whom King Charles II granted tracts of land in the New World called "Carolina".[2]

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Hyde County Courthouse
264 Business Hwy
PO Box 297
Swan Quarter, NC 27885
Phone: 252-926-3011
Hyde County Website

Register of Deeds has birth, death and burial records from 1913, marriage records from 1850, land records from 1736, marriage bonds 1735-1867 and delayed birth records from late 1800s.
Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1868, probate records from 1774.[3]

Hyde County, North Carolina Record Dates[edit | edit source]

Information for this chart was taken from various sources, often containing conflicting dates. This information should be taken as a guide and should be verified by contacting the county and/or the state government agency.

Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records[4]
Birth* Marriage Death* Court Land Probate Census
1913 1850 1913 1868 1736 1774 1784
Statewide registration for births and deaths started in 1913. General compliance by 1920.

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

  • 1789, 1827 Fire burned courthouse

For suggestions about research in places that suffered historic record losses, see:


Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

  • 1705 Hyde County was formed 3 December 1705 from Wickham Precinct of [[Bath County, North Carolina Genealogy|Bath County]. Bath County was abolished in 1739.
  • County seat: Swan Quarter[5]

For animated maps illustrating North Carolina county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation North Carolina County Boundary Maps" (1664-1965) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit HomeTown Locator. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:[6]

Unincorporated communities
  • Scranton
Census-designated places
Townships
  • Fairfield
  • Lake Landing
  • Ocracoke
  • Swan Quarter
Unorganized territories
  • Mattamuskeet


History Timeline[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Bible Records[edit | edit source]

Biographies[edit | edit source]

Business, Commerce, and Occupations[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Hyde County, North Carolina online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the County
See North Carolina Cemeteries for more information

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Baptist

  • Mattemuskeet River. Constituted 1783.[7]

Church of England

  • St. George's Parish. Established by 1741.[8]

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Directories[edit | edit source]

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups[edit | edit source]

African-American

Funeral Homes[edit | edit source]

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

Guardianship[edit | edit source]

Land and Property Records[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Washington CountyTyrrell CountyDare CountyBeaufort CountyNC HYDE.PNG
Click a neighboring county
for more resources

Migration[edit | edit source]

Military Records[edit | edit source]

Revolutionary War

Civil War

Regiments. Men in Hyde County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Hyde County:

- 17th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (1st Organization), Company B

World War I

World War II

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Other Records[edit | edit source]

Periodicals[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Online Probate Records

School Records[edit | edit source]

Tax Records[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Birth[edit | edit source]

Marriage[edit | edit source]

Death[edit | edit source]

Divorce[edit | edit source]

Research Facilities[edit | edit source]

Archives[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes.

Libraries[edit | edit source]

Museums[edit | edit source]

Societies[edit | edit source]

  • Hyde County Historical & Genealogical Society
    7820 Piney Woods Road
    Fairfield, NC 27826
    Website

Websites[edit | edit source]

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Hyde County at Our Family Tree
  • FamilySearch Catalog – The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use Historical Records to search for specific individuals in genealogical records.

Research Guides[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), North Carolina.At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. https://www.ncpedia.org/geography/hyde
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), North Carolina.At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  4. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hyde County, North Carolina. Page 506-514 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 505-509.
  5. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), North Carolina.At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  6. Wikipedia contributors, "Hyde County, North Carolina," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyde_County,_North_Carolina#Communities, accessed 17 February 2020.
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