Granville County, North Carolina Records
Granville County, North Carolina (Map It) was created on June 28, 1746 from Edgecombe County. This county was named for John Carteret, 2nd Earl Granville (1690–1763), who inherited one-eighth share in the Province of Carolina through his great-grandfather George Carteret.
Granville County is bordered by Mecklenburg County, Virginia (north), Vance County (east), Franklin County (southeast), Wake County (south), Durham County (southwest), Person County (west), Halifax County, Virginia (northwest) .
Granville County Cities and Towns include Butner, Creedmoor, Oxford, Stem, Stovall. A Map of Granville County, North Carolina contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries. There is a collection of old Ohio maps at MapGeeks.org.
Granville County Townships include . View a Map of Granville County Townships.
Granville County, North Carolina Courthouse Records
Granville County, NC Courthouse
The Granville County Courthouse is located in Oxford, North Carolina. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.
The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Granville county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk. Also see the Granville County Records in the North Carolina State Archives.
- Granville County Register of Deeds has Birth Records from 1913, Marriage Records from 1758, Death Records from 1913 and Land Records from 1746.
- Granville County Clerk of Court has Probate Records from 1746, Court Records from 1742 and Divorce Records from call court clerk for details. Probate records include not only wills, but also loose estates records.
- Granville County Tax Assessor / Collector
- Granville Co. North Carolina County Health Department
Granville County, North Carolina Census Records
- Learn More: State of North Carolina Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1790 (incomplete), 1800 (incomplete), 1810 (incomplete), 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- U.S. Census Reconstructed Records: 1660-1820, Census Substitutes Index, 1790-1890
- State Population Schedules: 1784-1787
- Native American Population Schedules: 1894-1913
- U.S. Federal Census Slave Schedules: 1850 and 1860
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Granville County, North Carolina Vital Records
- Learn More: State of North Carolina Vital Records
- Birth Records: from October 1913 to present
- Marriage Records: from January 1962 to present
- Death Records: from January 1, 1930 to present
- Divorce Records: from January 1958 to present
- Locations: North Carolina Vital Records
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Death, Divorce and Marriage Certificate Applications.
- In Person: North Carolina Vital Records (Cooper Memorial Health Building), 225 N. McDowell St., Raleigh, NC 27603-1382; 919-733-3000
Granville County, North Carolina Resources
Granville County, North Carolina External Links
- Historical Newspapers from North Carolina (1719 - 1977)
- Granville County, North Carolina Books - Amazon
- Marriages of Granville County, North Carolina, 1753-1868
- Records of Granville County
- Granville Co., North Carolina - FindaGrave
- A history of Grassy Creek Baptist Church from its foundation to 1880
- Colonial Granville County and its people
- A history of Mary Potter School, Oxford, North Carolina
- A History of Granville County, North Carolina
- North Carolina Digital Collections
- Granville County, North Carolina Links - Cyndi's List
- Granville Co. NCGenweb
- Granville County, North Carolina Ancestry Database Collections
- Granville County, North Carolina Military Records
- Chas. Emerson's North Carolina tobacco belt directory : embracing the counties of Alamance, Durham, Forsyth, Granville, Guilfo
- North Carolina City Directories