Welcome to Wayne County, NCGenWeb!

Wayne County established on November 2, 1779 from the western part of Dobbs County. It was named for “Mad Anthony” Wayne, a general in the American Revolutionary War.


This site is based on your contributions, so please contribute any relevant records.  Your county coordinator is Guy Potts.

Photo Credit: Walnut Street in Goldsboro circa 1909.  Courtesy of the North Carolina Postcard Collection.