North Carolina Genealogy Forum  |  North Carolina Genealogy Newsletter






Suggest a resource/link or submit an article for inclusion

Gates County Genealogy

Sign up for our North Carolina Genealogy newsletter:

The county was formed in 1779 from parts of Chowan County, Hertford County, and Perquimans County. It was named for General Horatio Gates, who had commanded the victorious American forces at the Battle of Saratoga in 1777. Source Wikipedia

Gates County NCGenweb site

Gates County Historical Society
P.O. Box 98
Gates, NC 27937

300x250

Gates County Courthouse
PO Box 148
County Courthouse
Gatesville, NC 27938

Census

1786 State Census Transcription

1790 Federal Census Transcription (Edenton District) indexed by last name

1790 Federal Census Index and transcription Directory opens to folder with textfiles, one index, one named by page number

1850 Federal Census Index – by last name only

Tax Records

1784 partial Tax list

Cemeteries

USGS listing of cemeteries in Gates County

Cemetery Transcriptions

Query Forums

Gates County, NC Query Forum

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

$errorCode = 5
xml_error_string() = Invalid document end
xml_get_current_line_number() = 1
xml_get_current_column_number() = 37
xml_get_current_byte_index() = 39

Gates County, NC at Genforum

Cities and towns of Gates County:

Corapeake
Eure
Gates
Gatesville (County Seat)
Hobbsville
Roduco
Sunbury

News related to Gates County, NC

“gates county” nc – Google News

This RSS feed URL is deprecated

This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news



One dead, one injured, in Gates County shooting – WAVY-TV

One dead, one injured, in Gates County shooting
WAVY-TV
GATES COUNTY, N.C (WAVY) – The Gates County Sheriff's Office is investigating an early morning shooting that left one man dead and another injured. Gates County Sheriff Randy Hathaway told 10 On Your Side the call came in around 2 a.m. on January 14




Missing Wilson County man found unharmed – The Wilson Times

Missing Wilson County man found unharmed
The Wilson Times
State officials issued a Silver Alert for Ferrell on Thursday morning. He had last been seen on Little Rock Church Road near Lucama and the advisory stated he has a 2011 Toyota Highlander SUV. Silver Alerts are issued for people of any age who are

and more »




Linwood Leon Heffington Sr., 85, enjoyed fishing and dancing at Indian Cove Campground – Southside Daily


Southside Daily
Linwood Leon Heffington Sr., 85, enjoyed fishing and dancing at Indian Cove Campground
Southside Daily
Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife, Dorothy “Dot” Heffington; their daughter, Sandra Losavio, and her husband, Sal, with their children, Daniel and Valerie, of Melbourne, Fla.; daughter, Judy Partin, and her husband, Bill, of Clinton, Tenn




Katherine B. Parker – Tidewater News

Katherine B. Parker
Tidewater News
Friends may join the family in the funeral home immediately following the service. The private burial will be in Rosemont Cemetery, Sedley. The family would like to express their deep appreciation to Robin Stephens and Annette and Reggie Askew for all




Hunker Down! – Roanoke Chowan News Herald


Roanoke Chowan News Herald
Hunker Down!
Roanoke Chowan News Herald
The National Weather Service Office in Wakefield, VA issued a Winter Storm Warning from 7 p.m. Wednesday until 1 p.m. Thursday. Snow accumulation ranges from four to eight inches, with the possibility of higher amounts in certain areas, depending upon


Sign up for our North Carolina Genealogy newsletter:

Suggest a resource/link or submit an article for inclusion