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This book only lists the names of the taxpayers resident in about half of the North Carolina counties formed prior to 1786. Is is not a list of ALL taxpayers. They are persons paying property or poll taxes. Most names here are from tax lists from Microfilm Roll 155.108 and 115.49 found in Raleigh NC archives. Supplementing this list are names that have been extracted from The North Carolinian also known as Journal of North Carolina Genealogy. Names of headrights have also been taken.  This book contains about 28,000 names in the following counties with respective years. If you believe your ancestor was in one of these counties during one of the years represented, please email me for a look up



Anson 1763
Beaufort 1717,1755,1764
Bertie 1757, 1769
Bladen 1763,1781
Brunswick 1769,1772
Bute 1771
Caswell 1777
Chowan 1717,1721,1753
Craven 1719,1720,1769
Cumberland 1755,1767
Currituck 1715,1755
Dobbs 1769,1779
Edgecombe 1734
Franklin 1771
Gates 1786
Granville 1755,1769,1784
Hyde 1764
New Hanover 1755,1762,1763,1765,
Northampton 1762
NC Headrights 1701
NC Landrights 1741
Onslow 1769,1770
Orange 1755
Pasquotank 1754,1769
Perquimans 1720,1740
Pitt 1762,1763,1764,1775
Randolph 1779
Roanoke River 1720
Rowan 1758,1759
Surry 1771,1772
Tryon 1776
Tyrrell 1755
Vance 1771
Warren 1771

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