North Carolina Genealogy Forum  |  North Carolina Genealogy Newsletter






Suggest a resource/link or submit an article for inclusion

Caswell County Genealogy

Sign up for our North Carolina Genealogy newsletter:

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)

300x250

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

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

Caswell County, NC at Genforum

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

Burlington hunter drops hammer on huge Caswell County buck – North Carolina Sportsman


North Carolina Sportsman
Burlington hunter drops hammer on huge Caswell County buck
North Carolina Sportsman
Hunters who don't think it's possible for deer to grow trophy racks in a county that gets above-average hunting pressure need to talk to Tim Oakley of Burlington. On Nov. 10, Oakley ended a two-year saga by killing a huge Caswell County buck with a 5×4 …




Draft Game Land Management Plans Available for Public Review – Stanly News & Press

Draft Game Land Management Plans Available for Public Review
Stanly News & Press
RALEIGH — After conducting a series of public meetings to gather input on developing management plans for game lands across the state, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has posted draft plans for seven game lands on its website for additional …




Shooting ranges on rise in North Carolina – News & Observer


News & Observer
Shooting ranges on rise in North Carolina
News & Observer
Smoke billows from the .50-caliber muzzleloader fired by Joel Statler of Caswell County at the R. Wayne Bailey/Caswell Game Land Shooting Range near Yanceyville last month. Behind Statler is John Trumpower of Alamance County. PHOTO BY JACK …




First Love Enough to Share donations come in – Burlington Times News


Burlington Times News
First Love Enough to Share donations come in
Burlington Times News
Alamance and Caswell county residents get priority, but RTSA serves all North Carolinians, offering nonhospital detoxification, facility-based crisis services, and residential services to alcoholics, addicts and individuals with mental illness. RTSA




Robber Rams Store With Truck, Steals Cigarettes In Caswell Co. – WFMY News 2

Robber Rams Store With Truck, Steals Cigarettes In Caswell Co.
WFMY News 2
CASWELL COUNTY, N.C. — The Caswell County Sheriff's Office says a robbery suspect used his truck to ram the front door of a business. Investigators say he broke into two businesses including Heathers Market on Main Street in Yanceyville and also the …




911 out to all Caswell Co. residents – myfox8.com

911 out to all Caswell Co. residents
myfox8.com
CASWELL COUNTY, N.C. — 911 is out for all residents in Caswell County, according to an EMS Coordinator. Officials say no one in Caswell County will be able to get through to 911 because the fiber optic line going into the center was cut. An alternate …


Sign up for our North Carolina Genealogy newsletter:

Suggest a resource/link or submit an article for inclusion