CASWELL COUNTY

Established in 1777 from Orange County. Some records were said to have 
been destroyed during occupation by militia troops during Reconstruction.

                              ORIGINAL RECORDS

BONDS
	Apprentice Bonds and Records, 1777-1921; 2 volumes, 2 Fibredex boxes.
	Bastardy Bonds and Records, 1780-1905; 1 volume, 2 Fibredex boxes.
	Officials' Bonds and Records, 1777-1907; 1 volume, 3 Fibredex boxes.
	Tavern Bonds, 1777-1868; 1 Fibredex box.
COURT RECORDS
	County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions
		Minutes, 1777-1868; 17 volumes.
		Appearance Docket, 1843-1849; 1 volume.
		Execution Dockets, 1778-1868; 9 volumes.
		State Dockets, 1777-1789, 1804-1868; 5 volumes.
		Trial, Appearance and Reference Dockets, 1777-1843; 10 volumes.
		Trial Dockets, 1843-1868; 2 volumes.
		Clerk's Fee Book, 1801-1822; 1 volume.
		Costs Docket (State Prosecutions), 1822-1845; 1 volume.
		Prosecution Bond Docket, 1788-1805; 1 volume.
	Superior Court
		Minutes, 1807-1837, 1853-1924; 13 volumes.
		Equity Minutes, 1807-1868; 3 volumes.
		Equity Receipt Books, 1840-1872; 3 volumes.
		Equity Trial and Appearance Docket, 1856-1868; 1 volume.
		Execution Dockets, 1823-1868; 4 volumes.
		State Dockets, 1823-1868; 3 volumes.
		Criminal Issues Docket, 1869-1892; 1 volume.
		Trial and Appearance Docket, 1834-1848; 1 volume.
		Trial Dockets, 1854-1873; 2 volumes.
		Civil Action Papers, 1767-1944; 61 Fibredex boxes.
		Civil Action Papers Concerning Land, 1778-1927; 5 Fibredex boxes.
		Criminal Action Papers, 1777-1911; 42 Fibredex boxes.
LAND RECORDS
	Deeds, 1780-1884; 5 Fibredex boxes.
	Deeds of Gift, 1787-1864; Deeds of Trust, 1803-1884; 1 Fibredex box.
	Ejectments, 1799-1878; 1 Fibredex box.
	Land Entries, 1778-1795, 1841-1863; 1 volume.
	Attachments, Executions, Liens and Levies, 1799-1900; 1 Fibredex box.
	Miscellaneous Land Records, 1778-1918; 1 Fibredex box.
ESTATES RECORDS
	Record of Accounts, 1868-1930; 8 volumes.
	Administrators' Bonds, 1876-1918; 4 volumes.
	Appointment of Administrators, Executors and Guardians, 1868-1907; 
		2 volumes.
	Estates Records, 1772-1941; 106 Fibredex boxes.
	Guardians' Records, 1777-1930; 23 Fibredex boxes.
	Guardians' Accounts, 1794-1868; 5 volumes.
	Guardians' Bonds, 1875-1936; 4 volumes.
	Record of Receivers of Estates, 1887-1934; 2 volumes.
	Record of Settlements, 1868-1926; 3 volumes.
	Cross Index to Estates, 1859-1887; 1 volume.
MARRIAGE, DIVORCE AND VITAL STATISTICS
	Marriage Bonds, 1778-1868; 17 Fibredex boxes.
	Divorce Records, 1818-1928; 2 Fibredex boxes.
TAX AND FISCAL RECORDS
	Lists of Taxables, 1777-1867; 9 volumes, 3 Fibredex boxes.
WILLS
	Wills, 1771-1927; 7 Fibredex boxes.
	Extracts from County Court Minutes, 1780-1782; 1 volume.
MISCELLANEOUS RECORDS
	County Accounts, 1771-1867; 5 Fibredex boxes.
	County Claims Allowed, 1808-1832; 1 volume.
	Insolvents Records, 1786-1858; 1 Fibredex box.
	Election Records, 1803-1920; 1 Fibredex box.
	Record of Elections, 1872-1912; 2 volumes.
	Jury Lists and Tickets, 1786-1869; 3 Fibredex boxes.
	Orders and Decrees, 1868-1924; 5 volumes.
	Special Proceedings Docket, 1869-1883; 1 volume.
	Pension Records, 1909-1937; 1 volume.
	Bridge Records, 1787-1872; 1 Fibredex box.
	Minutes, Highway Commission of Caswell County, 1919-1923; 
		1 manuscript box.
	Road Dockets, 1801-1867; 8 volumes.
	Road Records, 1785-1922; 1 Fibredex box.
	Common School Register, 1859; 1 volume.
	School Records, 1816-1877; 3 Fibredex boxes.
	Miscellaneous Records, 1775-1900; 4 Fibredex boxes.
	Powers of Attorney, 1785-1876; 1 Fibredex box.
	Records of Assignees, Trustees and Receivers, 1815-1934; 1 Fibredex box.
CRX
	School Records, 1842-1853; 2 folders.
	School Account Book, 1848-1853; 1 volume.
	Public School Register District 9, 1891-1899; 1 volume in manuscript box.

                             MICROFILM RECORDS

BONDS
	Apprentice Bonds, 1880-1921; 1 reel.
	Bastardy Bonds, 1780-1799, 1830-1905; 2 reels.
	Officials' Bonds, 1868-1907; 1 reel.
CORPORATIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS
	Certificates of Incorporation, 1899-1963; 1 reel.
COURT RECORDS
	County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions
		Minutes, 1777-1862, 1866-1868; 5 reels.
		Orders of Allowance, 1808-1832; 1 reel.
	Superior Court
		Minutes, 1807-1826, 1853-1970; 7 reels.
		Equity Minutes, 1807-1868; 1 reel.
		Index to Judgments, 1948-1970; 1 reel.
		Index to Civil Actions, 1970-1986; 1 reel.
		Index to Criminal Actions, 1948-1970; 1 reel.
ELECTION RECORDS
	Record of Elections, 1884-1933, 1940-1970; 2 reels.
ESTATES RECORDS
	Record of Accounts, 1867-1970; 10 reels.
	Administrators' Bonds, 1876-1918; 1 reel.
	Appointment of Administrators, Executors and Guardians, 1892-1907; 1 reel.
	Record of Administrators, 1868-1889, 1919-1951; 2 reels.
	Record of Executors and Guardians, 1868-1892, 1923-1936, 1949-1970; 
		3 reels.
	Application for Guardianship, 1937-1962, 1967-1970; 1 reel.
	Guardians' Accounts, 1794-1868; 3 reels.
	Guardians' Bonds, 1875-1929; 2 reels.
	Accounts for Indigent Children, 1905-1936; 1 reel.
	Clerk's Receiver Accounts, 1920-1940; 1 reel.
	Inheritance Tax Records, 1923-1970; 1 reel.
	Record of Final Accounts, 1890-1958; 4 reels.
	Record of Trustees Under Wills, 1963; 1 reel.
	Index to Administrators and Guardians, 1864-1887, 1924-1948; 1 reel.
	Index to Estates, 1948-1963; 1 reel.
LAND RECORDS
	Record of Deeds, 1777-1963; 52 reels.
	Index to Real Estate Conveyances, Grantor, 1777-1985; 6 reels.
	Index to Real Estate Conveyances, Grantee, 1777-1985; 5 reels.
	Land Entries, 1778-1795, 1841-1863; 1 reel.
	Index to Federal Tax Liens, 1935-1969; 1 reel.
	Plat Books, 1914-1953; 2 reels.
	Record of Sales and Resales by Mortgagees and Trustees, 1920-1970; 1 reel.
MARRIAGE, DIVORCE AND VITAL STATISTICS
	Marriage Bonds, 1780-1868; 6 reels.
	Marriage Licenses, 1867-1965; 23 reels.
	Marriage Registers, 1853-1963; 2 reels.
	Maiden Names of Divorced Women, 1936-1961; 1 reel.
	Index to Births, 1913-1956; 1 reel.
	Index to Deaths, 1913-1985; 1 reel.
	Delayed Birth Certificates, 1941-1946; Index to Delayed Births, various years;
		3 reels.
MILITARY AND PENSION RECORDS
	Record of Armed Forces Discharges, 1944-1985; 3 reels.
MISCELLANEOUS RECORDS
	Record of Lunacy, 1899-1963; 1 reel.
	Orders and Decrees, 1868-1970; 9 reels.
	Special Proceedings, 1884-1970; 2 reels.
	Index to Special Proceedings, 1884-1970; 2 reels.
OFFICIALS, COUNTY
	Minutes, Board of County Commissioners, 1868-1961; 4 reels.
ROADS AND BRIDGES
	Road Docket, 1801-1867; 1 reel.
	Minutes, County Highway Commission, 1919-1923; 1 reel.
SCHOOL RECORDS
	Minutes, County Board of Education, 1882-1963; 2 reels.
	School Register, Common School, 1859; 1 reel.
	School Registers, 1901-1923; 7 reels.
	School Census, 1905-1909, 1919; 1 reel.
TAX AND FISCAL RECORDS
	Lists of Taxables, 1777-1806, 1823-1824, 1838-1839, 1863-1864; 3 reels.
	Tax Scrolls, 1866-1867, 1876-1902, 1907, 1911, 1917; 7 reels.
WILLS
	Record of Wills, 1777-1970; 12 reels.
	Original Wills, 1785-1864; 1 reel.
	Index to Wills, 1777-1970; 3 reels.


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