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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

Pittsylvania Co. man dies in murder-suicide in Caswell County, N.C. – WDBJ7


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Pittsylvania Co. man dies in murder-suicide in Caswell County, N.C.
WDBJ7
On April 27, 2015 The Caswell County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a well-being check at the address of 614 Blackwell Road Yanceyville N.C. Upon deputies arrival on the scene they located two victims inside the residence, one suffering from …
Officials investigate deaths of man, woman in Caswell Countymyfox8.com
Blairs Man and Yanceyville Woman Dead In Apparent Murder- SuicideWSET
Blairs man, Yanceyville woman dead in murder-suicideGoDanRiver.com

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18-year-old charged in connection with Caswell County shooting – WXII The Triad


WXII The Triad
18-year-old charged in connection with Caswell County shooting
WXII The Triad
Kivett's daughter, Linda Sue Pegram, 44, was charged withh attempted first-degree murder in connection with the shooting. More charges are expected to be filed against Blackstock and Pegram as the investigation continues, Caswell County deputies said.
Eden man charged as accessory in Caswell County shootingGreensboro News & Record
Arrest Made in Shooting Involving Father-DaughterWFMY News 2
Second suspect charged in connection with Reidsville shootingGoDanRiver.com

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Shooting deaths of man, woman investigated in Caswell County – WXII The Triad


WXII The Triad
Shooting deaths of man, woman investigated in Caswell County
WXII The Triad
Caswell County deputies said one of the victims had an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. Autopsies are pending for both victims. Both victims had been in a previous relationship with each other, deputies said. Deputies said they responded to the
2 dead in apparent murder-suicideChatham Star Tribune

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Woman found shot in road in Rockingham County – WXII The Triad


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Woman found shot in road in Rockingham County
WXII The Triad
Kivett, 67, was found shot around 9:50 p.m. at a home in the 9700 block of Cherry Grove Road in Caswell County. Kivett was treated at Annie Penn Hospital for a gunshot wound to the head and released. Caswell County deputies said they don't yet know …
Reidsville woman charged with attempted murder in 2 shootings; 1 victim her myfox8.com
Caswell County Man Shot in Two Seperate IncidentsTWC News
Woman Found Shot After Allegedly Shooting Her FatherWFMY News 2
Caswell Messenger -WNCN
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Caswell County hunter takes bearded hen with bow – North Carolina Sportsman


North Carolina Sportsman
Caswell County hunter takes bearded hen with bow
North Carolina Sportsman
“She was trying to run, but the arrow was kind of flipping her over,” said Sykes, who had taken off work that Sunday to attend a funeral and took advantage of North Carolina allowing Sunday hunting with archery equipment on private land. Sykes




Memorial Day ceremony scheduled for Caswell County – GoDanRiver.com

Memorial Day ceremony scheduled for Caswell County
GoDanRiver.com
The Caswell County Senior Center will hold its annual Memorial Day ceremony in the Old Historic Courthouse, in Yanceyville, North Carolina, at 11 a.m. Monday. The guest speaker at the event will be the Rev. Frank T. Jones Jr., senior pastor of Browns …

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