Category Archives: Deaths

Lenoir County Newspaper Obituaries

The NCGenWeb Project features a database called NC People in the Papers.  This database is a collection of items extracted from newspapers and includes births, marriages, deaths, & general news items.

The time coverage varies, but click on the graphic below to see a list of Lenoir County deaths as reported in the Kinston Free Press and other newspapers. Be sure to check often because the list is automatically updated as new entries are added.


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Kinston Free Press Index – Late 1800s/Early 1900s

The Kinston Free Press contains brief information on items of genealogical interest (i.e. deaths, marriages, births, etc.) that have appeared in the Kinston Daily Free Press (Kinston Free Press) newspaper of Kinston, Lenoir County. Surrounding counties (Wayne, Greene, Pitt, Craven, Jones & Duplin) are also represented.  COVERAGE SPANS: 1895-1928.

The data in this database is in process of being moved to the NCGenWeb’s NC People in the Papers database. Until that project is completed, you can still search the existing index.  Click on the image below to search.

Posted in Births, Deaths, Marriage, Newspapers.

1906-1930 North Carolina Death Certificates

Click on the image below to search this free database from the Family History Library for your Lenoir County residents.  The database includes original images.

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1898-1994 North Carolina Deaths

Click on the image below to search this free database from the Family History Library for your Lenoir County residents.

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