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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[North Carolina]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Person_County,_North_Carolina|Person County]]''
  
''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[North Carolina|North Carolina]]&nbsp;&gt; Person County'' <br>
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Person County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption NCGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>County Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.ncperson.org/ Person Co. NCGenWeb]'''</center>  
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| county_map = Nc-person.png
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| state = North Carolina
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| founded year = 1791
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| seat wl = Roxboro
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.personcounty.net/ Person County Courthouse]<br>Roxboro, NC 27573<br>Phone: 252-597-1733<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage death and land records<br>Clerk Superior Court has&nbsp;divorce probate and court records from 1791 <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Person County, North Carolina. Page 512 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Person County was established in 1791 from Caswell County. County seat: Roxboro.
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'''1791'''--Person County was created from [[Caswell County, North Carolina|Caswell]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Roxboro <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Caswell County, North Carolina|Caswell]]
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*[[Durham County, North Carolina|Durham]]
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*[[Granville County, North Carolina|Granville]]
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*[[Halifax County, North Carolina|Halifax]]
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*[[Orange County, North Carolina|Orange]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|North Carolina}}
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==== Church Records  ====
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===== Baptist =====
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*'''Flat River.''' Constituted 1777.<ref name="bap">George Washington Paschal, ''History of North Carolina Baptists,'' 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 2:567. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>
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*'''Head of Mayo Creek.''' Constituted 1793.<ref name="bap" />
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*'''South Hico River Lower Church.''' Constituted 1793.<ref name="bap" />
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*'''South Hico River Upper Church.''' Constituted 1792.<ref name="bap" />
  
 
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Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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*'''1792-1966''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|Will Books (1792-1966)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191258&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Person&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
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*{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Person|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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<references />{{North Carolina|North Carolina}} {{North Carolina-stub}}
  
 
[[Category:Person_County,_North_Carolina]]
 
[[Category:Person_County,_North_Carolina]]

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Person County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Person County
Location in the state of North Carolina
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Carolina
Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1791
County Seat Roxboro
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Person County Courthouse
Roxboro, NC 27573
Phone: 252-597-1733

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage death and land records
Clerk Superior Court has divorce probate and court records from 1791 [1]

History

Parent County

1791--Person County was created from Caswell County.
County seat: Roxboro [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church Records

Baptist
  • Flat River. Constituted 1777.[3]
  • Head of Mayo Creek. Constituted 1793.[3]
  • South Hico River Lower Church. Constituted 1793.[3]
  • South Hico River Upper Church. Constituted 1792.[3]

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

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

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Person County, North Carolina. Page 512 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. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 George Washington Paschal, History of North Carolina Baptists, 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 2:567. FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990.
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