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Camden County Genealogy

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The county was formed in 1777 from the northeastern part of Pasquotank County. It was named for Charles Pratt, 1st Lord Camden, who had opposed the Stamp Act. The county is the site of the southern terminus of the Dismal Swamp Canal and was the location of the Battle of South Mills on April 19, 1862 during the American Civil War. Source Wikipedia

Camden County NCGenweb Site

Albemarle Genealogical Society, Inc.
P.O. Box 87
Currituck, NC 27929
(covers Camden, Currituck, and Dare Counties)

Camden County Historical Society
Camden, NC 27921

Family Research Society of Northeastern NC
P.O. Box 1425
Elizabeth City, NC 27906-1425

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Camden County Courthouse
117 North NC 343
County Courthouse
Camden, NC 27921

Census

1790 Federal Census transcription – Edenton District

Cemeteries

Cemetery Transcriptions – Link is to a folder of Camden County Cemetery Transcriptions – about 4 listed as text files.

Query Forums

Camden County, NC Query Forum

Latest North Carolina Genealogy Query posts for Camden County from the Forum:

North Carolina Genealogy Forum: Forum: Camden County NC Genealogy Queries – Recent Topics

JuliePatrickClark on “Patrick genealogy, South Mills NC”

Looking for info on the Patrick family of South Mills, NC. My father was Joseph Raymond Patrick. His mother was Joeanna Patrick (Spruill). His grandparents were Joseph W Patrick and Lizzie (Elizabeth?) Copeland.




Julie Patrick Clark on “Patricks, South Mills”

Anyone here related to the Patricks from South Mills NC? My great-grandfather was Joseph Walter Patrick. His daughter Joeanna Patrick (Spruill) was my paternal grandmother. My father was Joseph Raymond Patrick.


Camden County, NC at Genforum

Cities and towns of Camden County:

Camden (County Seat)
Shiloh
South Mills

News related to Camden County, NC

“camden county” nc – Google News

Camden County highway reopened after natural gas leak – WNCT

Camden County highway reopened after natural gas leak
WNCT
CAMDEN, N.C. – US 158 in Camden County is now open for traffic following a natural gas leak Tuesday morning. Deputies closed Highway US 158 between Upton Road and the intersection of US158 and NC343 around 10 a.m. because of the leak. The leak …

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Questions linger in shooting by South Jersey cops – Philly.com


Philly.com
Questions linger in shooting by South Jersey cops
Philly.com
The dead man's brother, James Manning, drove up to South Jersey from North Carolina with his family for the memorial service, wearing a tie, a freshly pressed shirt and a camouflage ballcap. St. Pierre's favorite songs played on a loop, and floral

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North Carolina How They Fared – SFGate

North Carolina How They Fared
SFGate
6. Swain County (4-1) beat Waynesville Tuscola 7-3. 7. Robbinsville (4-0) beat North Henderson 49-3. 8. Tarboro (3-2) lost to Roanoke Rapids 22-20. (tie) West Montgomery (4-1) beat North Moore 49-13. 10. Plymouth (4-1) beat Camden County 41-6.




Ken Bauer turns 100 on Oct. 1 – Asheboro Courier Tribune

Ken Bauer turns 100 on Oct. 1
Asheboro Courier Tribune
Bauer was born at home at 2:30 a.m. on Oct. 1, 1914, in Camden County, New Jersey. The doctor did not arrive until the following morning. Somehow he missed getting silver nitrate … Bauer also continued his education at Central Wesleyan College, now




Why you don’t stop for a drink after a hold-up (and more from In Other News) – Missoula Independent (blog)

Why you don't stop for a drink after a hold-up (and more from In Other News)
Missoula Independent (blog)
… photo for winning a doughnut-eating contest at a police anti-crime event in Elizabeth City, N.C. “I was pissed because it's like throwing it in our face,” Camden County sheriff's Lt. Max Robeson said after he read the article, which led




Camden students dismissed because of power outage – WAVY-TV

Camden students dismissed because of power outage
WAVY-TV
CAMDEN COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) – Students at two Camden County schools started their weekend early, unexpectedly. Camden County High School and Camtech High School had a 9 a.m. dismissal Friday because of a power outage, according to Anita …

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