Rockingham County, North Carolina Genealogy Guide2016-06-12T19:43:25+00:00

Rockingham County, North Carolina Records

Rockingham County, North Carolina (Map It) was created on December 29, 1785 from Guilford County. This county was named for Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham (1730–1782), a British statesmen and two-time Prime Minister of Great Britain.

Rockingham County is bordered by Pittsylvania County, Virginia (northeast), Caswell County (east), Guilford County (south), Stokes County (west), Henry County, Virginia (northwest).

Rockingham County Cities and Towns include Eden, Madison, Mayodan, Reidsville, Stoneville, Wentworth, Summerfield, Ruffin, Monroeton. A Map of Rockingham 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.

Rockingham County Townships include Huntsville, Leaksville, Madison Township, Mayo, New Bethel, Price, Reidsville, Ruffin, Simpsonville, Summerfield, Wentworth, and Williamsburg. View a Map of Rockingham County Townships.

Rockingham County, North Carolina Courthouse Records

Rockingham County, North Carolina Courthouse
Rockingham County, NC Courthouse


Old Rockingham County Courthouse

The Rockingham County Courthouse is located in Wentworth, 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 Rockingham 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 Rockingham County Records in the North Carolina State Archives.

Rockingham County, North Carolina Census Records

Rockingham County, North Carolina Vital Records

Rockingham County, North Carolina Resources

Rockingham County, North Carolina External Links