Research Guide

This page is meant to provide information and resources to help you in your genealogy research and understanding historical contexts.


Mailing List – As you are involved in the search for your Washington County ancestors, one of the most important things you can do is join or post to the Washington County Mailing List. You can interact with other Washington County researchers by:

Register of Deeds

NC State Archives

  • The NC State Archives has a number of county-level records available; both original records as well as records on microfilm. View this guide to see what is available for Washington County.  For more information, visit the State Archives site.