Nash County, North Carolina Records
Nash County, North Carolina (Map It) was created on 1777 from Edgecombe County. This county was named for Francis Nash (1742–1777), a brigadier general in the Revolutionary War who was mortally wounded at the Battle of Germantown.
Nash County is bordered by Halifax County (north), Edgecombe County (east), Wilson County (south), Johnston County (southwest), Franklin County (west), Wake County (southwest).
Nash County Cities and Towns include Bailey, Castalia, Dortches, Middlesex, Momeyer, Nashville, RedOak, RockyMount, SpringHope, Whitakers. A Map of Nash 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.
Nash County Townships include Bailey, Castalia, Coopers, Dry Wells, Ferrells, Griffins, Jackson, Mannings, Nashville, North Whitakers, Oak Level, Red Oak, Rocky Mount, Spring Hope, South Whitakers, and Stony Creek. View a Map of Nash County Townships.
Nash County, North Carolina Courthouse Records
Nash County, NC Courthouse
The Nash County Courthouse is located in Nashville, 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 Nash 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 Nash County Records in the North Carolina State Archives.
- Nash County Register of Deeds has Birth Records from 1913, Marriage Records from 1777, Death Records from 1913 and Land Records from 1739.
- Nash County Clerk of Court has Probate Records from 1770, Court Records from 1751 and Divorce Records from call court clerk for details. Probate records include not only wills, but also loose estates records.
- Nash County Tax Assessor / Collector
- Nash Co. North Carolina County Health Department
Nash 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
Nash 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
Nash County, North Carolina Resources
Nash County, North Carolina External Links
- Maine Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Historical Newspapers from North Carolina (1719 - 1977)
- Nash County, North Carolina Books - Amazon
- Nash Co., North Carolina - FindaGrave
- A History of Nash County, North Carolina
- North Carolina Digital Collections
- Nash County, North Carolina Links - Cyndi's List
- Nash Co. NCGenweb
- Nash County, North Carolina Ancestry Database Collections
- Nash County, North Carolina Military Records
- North Carolina City Directories