North Carolina Genealogy

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US TERRITORY OR
COLONY SETTLED

1653

STATEHOOD

1789

AVAILABLE STATE CENSUSES
(OR SIMILAR)

1775 (Pitt Co. only), 1784–1787

FIRST FEDERAL CENSUS

1790

PUBLIC-LAND OR
STATE-LAND STATE

State

BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS
BEGIN

1913

MARRIAGE RECORDS
BEGIN

1962

CONTACT FOR VITAL RECORDS

North Carolina Vital Records
1903 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699
(919) 733-3000

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