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Carteret County Genealogy

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Carteret County was formed in 1722 from Craven County and was named for Sir John Carteret, Lord Granville and one of the Lord’s Proprietors.

Carteret County NCGenweb Site

Carteret County Historical Society, Inc.
P.O. Box 481
Morehead City, NC 28557

Beaufort Historical Association
P.O. Box 1709
Beaufort, NC 28516-1709

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Carteret County Courthouse
Courthouse Square
County Courthouse
Beaufort, NC 28516
Census

1790 Federal Census transcription – indexed by last name

1790 Federal Census transcription

1840 Federal Census Images Directory opens to listing to images named by page number

1850 Federal Census Index – Last name only

1850 Federal Census Index surnames A-F
1850 Federal Census Index surnames G-L
1850 Federal Census Index surnames M-R
1850 Federal Census Index surnames S-Z
1850 Federal Census transcription Directory opens to listing of above indices and text files named by starting page number.

Tax Records

1758 List of Taxables

1816 List of Taxables

1820 List of Taxables

1835 List of Taxables

Cemeteries

USGS listing of Cemeteries in Carteret County

Query Forums

Carteret County, NC Query Forum

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

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

grandmamatf on “Meadows Family”

Looking for information on parents of Jacob Meadows, born abt 1750, who was in Carteret County until about 1800. He moved from there to Georgia. I believe his parents may have been James and Mary Meadows who died in Carteret County.




rghunter3@juno.com on “Hunter family”

I am researching Nicholas , Joab (Job) , William and rest of Hunter family.
Roy Hunter
rghunter3@juno.com




betweaver on “Stephens”

John Stephens, my 5th great grandfather, I am looking for proof that he served in the Revolution. There are three or four John Stephens that served…trying to find the correct one. He later moved to South Carolina where he died in the Pendleton District.




carolynbozeman on “John Bragg”

Husband of Catherine Katurah Hall




carolynbozeman on “Simon Hall Family”

any information on Simon Hall family and John Bragg husband of Catherine Katurah hall




tfloyd1952 on “Meadows, West, Simmons”

Looking for information on the Jacob Meadows family who left Carteret/Jones counties in the late 1790s early 1800s and then moved to GA.

Looking for information on the Andrew West family who lived in Carteret/Jones counties during this same time period and then moved to TN.

Looking for information on William Simmons famly who came to GA in the 1790s.

Thank you.
Teresa


Carteret County, NC at Genforum

Cities and towns of Carteret County:

Atlantic
Atlantic Beach
Beaufort (County Seat)
Cape Lookout National Seasho
Cedar Island
Davis
Emerald Isle
Fort Macon Coast Guard Base
Gloucester
Harkers Island
Marshallberg
Morehead City
Newport
Pine Knoll Shores
Salter Path
Sealevel
Smyrna
Stacy
Stella
Swansboro
Williston

News related to Carteret County, NC

“carteret county” nc – Google News

Fake $100 Bills Circulating in Carteret County – TWC News


TWC News
Fake $100 Bills Circulating in Carteret County
TWC News
CARTERET COUNTY, N.C. – Businesses and residents in Carteret County should be on the look-out for fake $100 bills which are circulating around the area. Bills clearly marked "For Motion Picture Use Only." Bills aren't considered counterfeit since
Fake $100 bills popping up in Carteret CountyWNCT

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Carteret and Craven Co. students get hands-on with marine science – WNCT


WNCT
Carteret and Craven Co. students get hands-on with marine science
WNCT
CARTERET COUNTY, N.C. (WNCT)–Local students are getting their hands wet for a week this summer in an effort to further interest in marine science along our coast. Thirty-four students from Carteret and Craven counties are participating in the Brad …




Inmate death at Carteret County Jail under investigation – WITN


WITN
Inmate death at Carteret County Jail under investigation
WITN
CARTERET COUNTY, NC (WITN) – Authorities are investigating an apparent suicide at the Carteret County Detention Center. Carteret County Detention Officers say they found 28-year-old Justin Allen Everett of Newport hanging in his jail cell around 8 p.m. …




Coyote Sightings Reported in Carteret County – TWC News

Coyote Sightings Reported in Carteret County
TWC News
"Sadly, these animals are found all over Carteret County, and there's not much town staff or animal control can do about them," she said. "Coyotes are opportunistic predators, and prefer an easy meal over something they have to chase or work for

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Missing fisherman identified (updated) – Carolinacoastonline


WNCN
Missing fisherman identified (updated)
Carolinacoastonline
Watchstanders in the Sector North Carolina Command Center in Wilmington received initial notification at about 4:45 a.m. from Carteret County 911 that calls for help were being reported on the Neuse River in the vicinity of Sandy Point. Watchstanders
Man identified whose body was found by Coast Guard after boat sinksWCTI12.com

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Fisheries News – Carolinacoastonline

Fisheries News
Carolinacoastonline
The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries announced Sunday that the following areas in Carteret County are temporarily closed to shellfishing. Munden Instory + Mobile (copy). Due to rainfall and resultant runoff, no one may take or attempt to take any


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