A marker near the Washington County Courthouse mentions three fires that burned it – 1860, 1862, and 1881. While indexing old issues of the Alamance Gleaner (paper of Alamance County, NC), I found a reference to the 1881 fire. The loss is described as $127, 000, of which there was
Category Archives: Court Records
The NC State Archives recently provided a list of estate records from Washington County 1869-1959 on their website. I’ve added a link to it from the Wills & Estates page.