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Sampson County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of 2000, the population was 60,161. Its county seat is Clinton.

The county was formed in 1784 from Duplin County. It was named after John Sampson, who was the first register of deeds of Duplin County and the first mayor of Wilmington, North Carolina.

Sampson County is the birthplace of William R. King, who after spending time in local government continued on to become the 13th US vice-president.

Source: Wikipedia

Sampson County Genealogy Resources

Sampson County NCGenweb site

Sampson County NCGenWeb Archives

Sampson County Historical Society
2336 Horine Road
Clinton, NC 28328
Telephone 910-564-6471

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Sampson County Government

Sampson County Government – Official Site
Sampson County Register of Deeds (Online search)

Sampson-Clinton Public LIbrary
J.C. Holliday Library
217 Graham Street
Clinton, NC 28328
(910) 592-4153 Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 8 – 6
Saturday 8 – 5

Miriam Lamb Memorial Library
PO Box 426
144 S. Church Ave.
Garland, NC 28441
(910) 529-2441
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm

Roseboro Public Library
300 W. Roseboro Street
P.O. Box 2066
Roseboro, NC 28382
(910) 525-5436
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm

Bryan Memorial Public Library
302 Weeksdale Street
P.O. Box 188
Newton Grove, NC 28366
(910) 594-1260
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm

Cities and Towns

* Autryville
* Bonnetsville
* Clinton
* Delway
* Garland
* Harrells
* Ingold
* Ivanhoe
* Keener
* Newton Grove
* Plain View
* Roseboro
* Salemburg
* Spiveys Corner
* Turkey
* Vann Crossroads

Townships:

Belvoir
Dismal
Franklin
Halls
Herring
Honeycutt
Lisbon
Little Coharie
McDaniels
Mingo
Newton Grove
North Clinton
Piney Grove
Plain View
South Clinton
South River
Taylors Bridge
Turkey
Westbrook

Census

State Census

1790 Federal Census Transcription – Fayett District

1800 Federal Census Transcription – Partial Extract

1820 Federal Census Transcription

Cemeteries

USGS listing of cemeteries in Sampson County

Cemetery Transcriptions

Sampson County Cemetery Census

Query Forums

Sampson County, NC Query Forum

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

North Carolina Genealogy Forum: Forum: Sampson County NC Genealogy Queries – Recent Topics

Gale on “Nancy Jane Manuel/Emmanuel and Johnson Brewington.”

I am looking for any information about Nancy Jane Manuel/Emmanuel and Johnson Brewington, they had a daughter named Polly Ann Brewington, who married Bennett Jackson. Also, John Jack Brewington. Please contact me at: galerey@yahoo.com

Gale




pat layton on “Layton or Laton in the 1700′s”

I am looking for an ancestor with the surname of Layton or Laton who lived in your county in the 1700′s or very early 1800′s. His given name may have been John. He moved to Washington County Ga. and had a child, Alford Alpha Layton born in approx. 1828.




Al Gibbss on “Gibbs Family Sampson Co.,NC”

I know that there was a Willis (unmarried) and a Thomas Gibbs married with son under 10 in the 1800 census of Sampson Co.,NC. I believe that there was a William Albert Gibbs very early in county. Has anyone researched this family? Need your help!
Al Gibbs


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Sampson County continues push for national certified teaches – Sampson Independent


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Sampson County continues push for national certified teaches
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More than 30 are in Sampson County classrooms and will be recognized during the next meeting for the Board of Education. Brenda Nordin, Beginning Teacher/Mentor Coordinator, spoke about the accomplishment. “There's a lot of proven research and state

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County revaluation underway – Sampson Independent


Sampson Independent
County revaluation underway
Sampson Independent
According to the North Carolina Department of Revenue the most recent sales ratio study lists Sampson County as just over 100 percent of market value. “This means we are reviewing all qualified sales and determining which properties need value

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Investing in the community – Sampson Independent


Sampson Independent
Investing in the community
Sampson Independent
The 2016 campaign partner agencies were CAFE, Sampson County Department of Aging, Boy Scouts of America Tuscarora Council, Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program, Girl Scouts-North Carolina Coastal Plains, Sampson County Child Advocacy Center

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Arson charge leveled in fire at mobile home – Sampson Independent


Sampson Independent
Arson charge leveled in fire at mobile home
Sampson Independent
A felony out-of-county probation violation was issued days later, tacking on another $25,000 to Gregory's bond. With the assistance of the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation and Sampson County Fire Marshal's Office, Sampson County Sheriff's

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Tenth Annual Miss Greater Sampson County Pageant set for Jan. 6 – Sampson Independent


Sampson Independent
Tenth Annual Miss Greater Sampson County Pageant set for Jan. 6
Sampson Independent
Soon, she'll crown the next Miss Greater Sampson County. The contestants are Martina Marler, Alexis Prubela, Lauren DeVane, Elizabeth Reilly Faircloth, Mikeala Roberson, Carlie Allison Spencer, Amanda Barnette, and Maggie Mae Whittemore. Reigning

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