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The county was formed in 1779 from the southwestern part of Craven County. It was named for Willie Jones, a Revolutionary leader and president of the North Carolina Council of Safety; he was later the state’s chief opponent of ratification of the United States Constitution.

Source Wikipedia

Jones County NCGenweb site

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Jones County Courthouse
PO Box 340
County Courthouse
Trenton, NC 28585

Census

1790 Federal Census Transcription and Index Directory opens to listing of text files, index and one named by page number.

1810 Federal Census Images Directory opens to list of image files named by page number.

1850 Federal Census Index – by last name only

Cemeteries

USGS Listing of Cemeteries in Jones County

Cemetery Transcriptions

Query Forums

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Cities and towns of Jones County:

Comfort
Maysville
Pollocksville
Trenton (County Seat)

News related to Jones County, NC

“”jones county” nc” – Google News

Final Farewell to Old Jones Senior High School – WITN

Final Farewell to Old Jones Senior High School  WITN

JONES COUNTY, NC (WITN) – A final farewell Friday for a high school in the east that’s set to be torn down in a couple of weeks as current students prepare to …




Maysville residents share fears with leaders during emergency water meeting – WITN

Maysville residents share fears with leaders during emergency water meeting  WITN

MAYSVILLE, NC (WITN) – Maysville town leaders are considering their options to remove a man-made chemical from the water supply. At an emergency …




Repairs to complete Jones County Courthouse – WNCT

Repairs to complete Jones County Courthouse  WNCT

It has been eight months since Hurricane Florence hit, and Jones County is working to get buildings back on track.




Town Finds Man-Made Chemicals in Water – Spectrum News

Town Finds Man-Made Chemicals in Water  Spectrum News

Tests revealed an unsafe level of per and polyfluoroalkyls, or PFAS, in Maysville’s public water system.




Jones County Hurricane Florence rescue dog gets married – WITN

Jones County Hurricane Florence rescue dog gets married  WITN

(WITN) – Slobbery kisses were exchanged during a wedding ceremony for two beagles over the weekend. Rogers got married to his adoptable beagle …




PFAS in Town’s Water Likely Firefighting Foam – Coastal Review Online

PFAS in Town’s Water Likely Firefighting Foam  Coastal Review Online

MAYSVILLE – Officials here said Thursday that firefighting foam was the likely source of the man-made compounds detected earlier this week in the town’s …


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