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The county was formed in 1777 from Orange County. It was named for Richard Caswell, Governor of North Carolina from 1776 to 1780.

In 1791 the eastern half of Caswell County became Person County. Source Wikipedia

Caswell County NCGenweb site

Caswell County Historical Association, Inc.
P.O. Box 278
Yanceyville, NC 27379

VA-NC Piedmont Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 2272
Danville, VA 24541
(covers Caswell, Person, Rockingham Counties in NC and a few counties in Virginia)

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Caswell County Courthouse
PO Box 98
County Courthouse
Yanceyville, NC 27379

Census

1790 Federal Census transcription – Hillsborough district

1850 Federal Census Index – by last name only

1850 Federal Census Transcription with index Directory opens to listing of index files by last name and text files by page number.

Cemeteries

USGS listing of Caswell County cemeteries

Cemetery Transcriptions Big folder listing of many Caswell County Cemetery Transcriptions – all text files with name of cemetery.

Query Forums

Caswell County, NC Query Forum

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Cities and towns of Caswell County:

Blanch
Blanche
Estelle
Frogsboro
Leasburg
Milton
Osmond
Pelham
Prospect Hill
Providence
Yanceyville (County Seat)

News related to Caswell County, NC

“caswell county” nc – Google News

NCSHP: Driver Ran Through Bus Stop Arm, Hit Boy In Caswell County – WFMY News 2


WFMY News 2
NCSHP: Driver Ran Through Bus Stop Arm, Hit Boy In Caswell County
WFMY News 2
CASWELL COUNTY, NC — NC State Highway Patrol (NCSHP) troopers in Caswell County are investigating a hit and run that left a child injured. Trooper say the accident happened on Highway 86 south around 6:15 a.m.. A 13-year-old boy was crossing the …
14-year-old airlifted to hospital after hit-and-run near school bus stop in myfox8.com
Dillard Middle School student injured in school bus stop hit and run; man arrestedWXII The Triad
Caswell Co. Teen in Hospital After Hit and Run at School Bus Stop, Man in WSET
Burlington Times News -TWC News
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Crews to restripe NC 86 in Caswell County – Greensboro News & Record

Crews to restripe NC 86 in Caswell County
Greensboro News & Record
GREENSBORO — Crews will begin restriping a 10-mile section of N.C. Highway 86 in Caswell County this weekend. The restriping will take place from the Virginia state line to N.C. Highway 62.

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Tobacco barns one reason to ‘love the South now,’ Garden & Gun says – Roanoke Times


Roanoke Times
Tobacco barns one reason to 'love the South now,' Garden & Gun says
Roanoke Times
The project to survey and stabilize old tobacco barns in the Dan River Region began in 2012. The region includes Pittsylvania and Halifax counties in Virginia and Caswell County in North Carolina. The tobacco barns preservation project has included




Census: Alamance County is one of the fastest growing counties in NC – Burlington Times News

Census: Alamance County is one of the fastest growing counties in NC
Burlington Times News
On a smaller scale, Randolph County grew by 1,206, or 0.7 percent and Caswell County lost 637 people, or 2.7 percent. Williams said the positive trends are reflective of Alamance County's position within the region and its proximity to the Triangle and

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Pittsylvania tobacco barns one of ’50 Reasons to Love the South Now’ – GoDanRiver.com


GoDanRiver.com
Pittsylvania tobacco barns one of '50 Reasons to Love the South Now'
GoDanRiver.com
The project to survey and stabilize old tobacco barns in the Dan River Region began in 2012. The region includes Pittsylvania and Halifax counties in Virginia and Caswell County in North Carolina. The tobacco barns preservation project has included

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Senate Bill would change sales tax distrubution – Mount Airy News

Senate Bill would change sales tax distrubution
Mount Airy News
Woodard represents Durham County and the rural Caswell County. For him, he must weigh the opinions of … Instead Woodard advocates taking a much more intense look at “the whole range of funding” in North Carolina. Woodard says that this approach …

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