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*'''1660 - 1790''' - [ North Carolina Will Abstracts 1660-1790] at [] — index and images $  
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*'''1665 - 1998''' - [ North Carolina Wills and Probate Records 1665-1998] at [] — index and images $
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*'''1735 - 1970''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|North Carolina Probate Records 1735-1970}} at [] — images
*'''1735 - 1970''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|North Carolina Probate Records 1735-1970}} at [] — images

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United States  Gotoarrow.png  North Carolina  Gotoarrow.png  Hyde County

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


Hyde County, North Carolina
Map of North Carolina highlighting Hyde County
Location in the state of North Carolina
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Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Founded 1705
County Seat Swan Quarter
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County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Beginning Dates for Hyde County, North Carolina Genealogy Government Records

Hyde County Courthouse
264 Business Hwy P O Box 297
Swan Quarter NC 27885
Phone: 252 926 3011

Formerly Wickham Co names changed to Hyde 1712
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 1800's
Clerk Superior Court has divorce and court records from 1868
and probate records from 1774 [1]

Register of Deeds
P.O. Box 294
Swan Quarter, No 27885
Phone: 252-926-4182 or 252-926-4183
Fax: 252-926-3710

Clerk Superior Court
P.O. Box 337
Swan Quarter, NC 27885
Work Phone: (252) 926-4700

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1705--Hyde County was formed 3 December 1705 from Wickham Precinct of Bath County. Bath County was abolished in 1739.
County seat: Swan Quarter [2]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

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 website.

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]


Bibles[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county Family History Library
NCGenWeb WorldCat Billion Graves
NCGenWeb Archives
Tombstone Project
North Carolina Cemeteries
Billion Graves
See North Carolina Cemeteries for more information.

Census and Tax Records[edit | edit source]

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

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Baptist[edit | edit source]
  • Mattemuskeet River. Constituted 1783.[3]
Church of England[edit | edit source]
  • St. George's Parish. Established by 1741.[4]

Court[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military[edit | edit source]

Revolutionary War[edit | edit source]
Civil War[edit | edit source]

Online Records

Regiments. Service men in Hyde County, North Carolina Genealogy 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, North Carolina Genealogy:

- 17th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (1st Organization), Company B
World War II[edit | edit source]

Miscellaneous[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Photographs & Biographies[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Online Probate Records

Queries[edit | edit source]

Surnames[edit | edit source]

Swan Quarterly[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Birth[edit | edit source]
Death[edit | edit source]
Divorce[edit | edit source]
Marriages[edit | edit source]

Societies and Libraries [edit | edit source]

Hyde County Historical & Genealogical Society
7820 Piney Woods Road
Fairfield 27826

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. See family history center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hyde County, North Carolina. Page 510 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. George Washington Paschal, History of North Carolina Baptists, 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 2:565. FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990.
  4. 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 Book 975.6 K2cr.
  5. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at