Craven County, North Carolina Genealogy Guide2016-06-12T18:51:02+00:00

Craven County, North Carolina Records

Craven County, North Carolina (Map It) was created on December 3, 1705 from Archdale Precinct of Bath County. This county was named for William Craven, 1st Earl of Craven (1608–1697), who was a Lords Proprietor of colonial North Carolina.

Craven County is bordered by Beaufort County (northeast), Pamlico County (east), Carteret County (southeast), Jones County (southwest), Lenoir County (west), Pitt County (northwest) .

Craven County Cities and Towns include BricesCreek, Bridgeton, CoveCity, Dover, FairfieldHarbour, Havelock, JamesCity, NeuseForest, NewBern, RiverBend, TrentWoods, Vanceboro, Harlowe, CherryPoint, Cherry Branch. A Map of Craven County, North Carolina contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries. There is a collection of old Ohio maps at MapGeeks.org.

Craven County Townships include Township 5, Township 3, Township 2, Township 1, Township 7, Township 6, Township 8, Township 9. View a Map of Craven County Townships.

Craven County, North Carolina Courthouse Records

Craven County, North Carolina Courthouse
Craven County, NC Courthouse

The Craven County Courthouse is located in New Bern, North Carolina. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Craven county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk. Also see the Craven County Records in the North Carolina State Archives. In 1712 the Craven County Courthouse records destroyed by Indians.

Craven County, North Carolina Census Records

Craven County, North Carolina Vital Records

Craven County, North Carolina Resources

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