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Our Genealogy Helper for Lucama ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Lucama (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Lucama. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Lucama is located in Wilson County.

To see how the shape of North Carolina's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wilson County: Edgecombe, Greene, Johnston, Nash, Pitt & Wayne.

Below are the counties that are near Lucama. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Lucama:

  • Wilson County     (The home county of Lucama)
    • Scotts [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotts
      • Scotts [Wilson County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotts have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scotts
    • Black Creek [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Creek
      • Black Creek [Wilson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 767 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Creek
    • Wilson [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson
      • Wilson [Wilson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,479 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilson<3>
    • Sims [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sims
      • Sims [Wilson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 286 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sims
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sims<3>
    • Eastwood [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eastwood
      • Eastwood [Wilson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastwood
    • Spring Lake [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Lake
      • Spring Lake [Wilson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Lake
    • Stantonsburg [Wilson County]
    • Saratoga [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saratoga
      • Saratoga [Wilson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 408 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saratoga
    • Elm City [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elm City
      • Elm City [Wilson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,296 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elm City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elm City<3>
  • Duplin County
    • Calypso [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calypso
      • Calypso [Duplin County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calypso have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calypso
    • Faison [Duplin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Faison
      • Faison [Duplin County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 959 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Faison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Faison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Faison<3>
  • Edgecombe County
    • Sharpsburg [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharpsburg
      • Sharpsburg [Edgecombe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,018 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharpsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharpsburg<3>
    • Macclesfield [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Macclesfield
      • Macclesfield [Edgecombe County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 423 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macclesfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Macclesfield<3>
    • Cobb Town [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cobb Town
      • Cobb Town [Edgecombe County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cobb Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cobb Town
    • Sharp Point [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharp Point
      • Sharp Point [Edgecombe County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharp Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharp Point
    • Pinetops [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinetops
      • Pinetops [Edgecombe County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,221 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinetops
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinetops<3>
    • Rocky Mount [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Mount
      • Rocky Mount [Edgecombe County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,689 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Mount
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<3>
    • Henrietta [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henrietta
      • Henrietta [Edgecombe County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henrietta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henrietta
    • Summerfield [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerfield
      • Summerfield [Edgecombe County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerfield
    • Battleboro [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Battleboro
      • Battleboro [Edgecombe County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Battleboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Battleboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Battleboro<3>
    • Princeville [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Princeville
      • Princeville [Edgecombe County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,901 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeville
    • Tarboro [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tarboro
      • Tarboro [Edgecombe County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,575 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tarboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tarboro<3>
    • Conetoe [Edgecombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conetoe
      • Conetoe [Edgecombe County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 263 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conetoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conetoe
  • Franklin County
    • Sutton [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sutton
      • Sutton [Franklin County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sutton
    • Bunn [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bunn
      • Bunn [Franklin County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 401 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bunn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bunn<3>
    • Louisburg [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louisburg
      • Louisburg [Franklin County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,694 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisburg<3>
    • Centerville [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
      • Centerville [Franklin County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the north of Lucama
      • Estimated population in 2017: 102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
    • Wake Forest [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wake Forest
      • Wake Forest [Franklin County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,314 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wake Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wake Forest
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wake Forest<3>
    • Youngsville [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Youngsville
      • Youngsville [Franklin County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,413 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Youngsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Youngsville<3>
    • Franklinton [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklinton
      • Franklinton [Franklin County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,312 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklinton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklinton<3>
  • Greene County
    • Walstonburg [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walstonburg
      • Walstonburg [Greene County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 207 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walstonburg
    • Jason [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jason
      • Jason [Greene County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jason
    • Snow Hill [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Hill
      • Snow Hill [Greene County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Hill<3>
    • Maury [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maury
      • Maury [Greene County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maury
    • Glenfield [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenfield
      • Glenfield [Greene County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenfield
    • Hookerton [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hookerton
      • Hookerton [Greene County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 389 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hookerton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hookerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hookerton<3>
  • Harnett County
    • Coats [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coats
      • Coats [Harnett County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,520 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coats
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coats<3>
  • Johnston County
    • Kenly [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenly
      • Kenly [Johnston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,624 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenly<3>
    • Beulahtown [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beulahtown
      • Beulahtown [Johnston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Lucama
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulahtown
    • Rains Crossroads [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rains Crossroads
      • Rains Crossroads [Johnston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rains Crossroads
    • Micro [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Micro
      • Micro [Johnston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 553 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Micro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Micro
    • Princeton [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Princeton
      • Princeton [Johnston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,425 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Princeton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Princeton<3>
    • Pine Level [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Level
      • Pine Level [Johnston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,080 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Level
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Level<3>
    • Redwood Village [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redwood Village
      • Redwood Village [Johnston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redwood Village
    • Selma [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Selma
      • Selma [Johnston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,323 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selma<3>
    • Fairfield [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield
      • Fairfield [Johnston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield
    • Smithfield [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithfield
      • Smithfield [Johnston County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,333 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithfield<3>
    • Archer Lodge [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Archer Lodge
      • Archer Lodge [Johnston County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the west of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,322 people
      • Archer Lodge has also been known as:
      • Archer
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Archer Lodge
    • Wilson's Mills [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson's Mills
      • Wilson's Mills [Johnston County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the west of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,847 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson's Mills
  • Lenoir County
    • La Grange [Lenoir County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Grange
      • La Grange [Lenoir County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,614 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Grange have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Grange
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Grange<3>
    • Kinston [Lenoir County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kinston
      • Kinston [Lenoir County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,849 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kinston<3>
    • Grifton [Lenoir County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grifton
      • Grifton [Lenoir County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,709 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grifton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grifton<3>
  • Martin County
    • Parmele [Martin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parmele
      • Parmele [Martin County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 253 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parmele have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parmele
  • Nash County
    • High Crossroads [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for High Crossroads
      • High Crossroads [Nash County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for High Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on High Crossroads
    • Bailey [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bailey
      • Bailey [Nash County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 569 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bailey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bailey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bailey<3>
    • Cliftonville [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cliftonville
      • Cliftonville [Nash County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cliftonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cliftonville
    • Mount Pleasant [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Nash County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
    • Strickland Crossroads [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strickland Crossroads
      • Strickland Crossroads [Nash County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strickland Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strickland Crossroads
    • Winstead Crossroads [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winstead Crossroads
      • Winstead Crossroads [Nash County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winstead Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winstead Crossroads
    • Middlesex [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlesex
      • Middlesex [Nash County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 834 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlesex have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlesex
    • Stanhope [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanhope
      • Stanhope [Nash County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of Lucama
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanhope
    • Rogers Crossroads [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rogers Crossroads
      • Rogers Crossroads [Nash County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rogers Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogers Crossroads
    • Floods Chapel [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Floods Chapel
      • Floods Chapel [Nash County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Floods Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Floods Chapel
    • Frazier Crossroads [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frazier Crossroads
      • Frazier Crossroads [Nash County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frazier Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frazier Crossroads
    • Samaria [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Samaria
      • Samaria [Nash County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Samaria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Samaria
  • Pitt County
    • Fountain [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fountain
      • Fountain [Pitt County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 439 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fountain<3>
    • Farmville [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farmville
      • Farmville [Pitt County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,747 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Falkland [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falkland
      • Falkland [Pitt County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 98 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falkland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falkland
    • Ayden [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ayden
      • Ayden [Pitt County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,159 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ayden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Greenville [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
      • Greenville [Pitt County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,779 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Winterville [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterville
      • Winterville [Pitt County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,132 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winterville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bethel [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel
      • Bethel [Pitt County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,614 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Sampson County
    • Newton Grove [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton Grove
      • Newton Grove [Sampson County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 563 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton Grove<3>
  • Wake County
    • Zebulon [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zebulon
      • Zebulon [Wake County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,514 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zebulon<3>
    • Wendell [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wendell
      • Wendell [Wake County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,387 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wendell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wendell<3>
    • Eagle Rock [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Rock
      • Eagle Rock [Wake County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Rock
    • Shotwell [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shotwell
      • Shotwell [Wake County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the west of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shotwell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shotwell
    • Knightdale [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knightdale
      • Knightdale [Wake County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the west of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,122 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knightdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Auburn [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
      • Auburn [Wake County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the west of Lucama
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Emerald Village [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emerald Village
      • Emerald Village [Wake County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the west of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emerald Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emerald Village
    • Rolesville [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolesville
      • Rolesville [Wake County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,882 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rolesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Garner [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garner
      • Garner [Wake County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the west of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,180 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Neuse [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neuse
      • Neuse [Wake County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Neuse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Raleigh [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raleigh
      • Raleigh [Wake County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the west of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 474,414 people
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  • Wayne County
    • Fremont [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
      • Fremont [Wayne County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,264 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fremont<3>
    • Nahunta [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nahunta
      • Nahunta [Wayne County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nahunta
    • Pikeville [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pikeville
      • Pikeville [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 677 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pikeville<3>
    • Eureka [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eureka
      • Eureka [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eureka
    • Goldsboro [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goldsboro
      • Goldsboro [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,447 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goldsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Raynor Town [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raynor Town
      • Raynor Town [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raynor Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Berkeley Village [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berkeley Village
      • Berkeley Village [Wayne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berkeley Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mar-Mac Village [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mar-Mac Village
      • Mar-Mac Village [Wayne County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mar-Mac Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mar-Mac Village
    • Elroy [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elroy
      • Elroy [Wayne County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elroy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elroy
    • Mar-Mac [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mar-Mac
      • Mar-Mac [Wayne County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mar-Mac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mar-Mac
    • Brogden [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brogden
      • Brogden [Wayne County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brogden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brogden
    • Walnut Creek [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Creek
      • Walnut Creek [Wayne County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 864 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Creek

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Lucama, see our County-by-County Page for Lucama.

Newspapers Published in Lucama ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 34 newspapers that have been published in the area around Lucama.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Lucama, there are papers which were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Lucama.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Lucama:

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • Stories from North Carolina

Cemeteries Near Lucama ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Lucama.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Lucama covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Elmwood Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Elmwood Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Elmwood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Elmwood Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Lucama.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elmwood Cemetery
  • Rest Haven Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rest Haven Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rest Haven Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Rest Haven Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rest Haven Cemetery
  • Maplewood Cemetery
  • Jordan Godwin Cemetery
  • Woodard - Atkinson Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Woodard - Atkinson Cemetery
    • Woodard - Atkinson Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Lucama.
    • Woodard - Atkinson Cemetery has also been known as:
    • J.B. Woodard Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodard - Atkinson Cemetery
  • Edgerton Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Edgerton Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Edgerton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Edgerton Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Lucama.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgerton Cemetery
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    • Evergreen Memorial Park
    • Pikesville Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pikesville Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pikesville Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pikesville Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Lucama.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pikesville Cemetery
    • Eureka Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Eureka Cemetery
      • Eureka Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eureka Cemetery
    • Toisnot Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Toisnot Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Toisnot Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Toisnot Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toisnot Cemetery
    • Bailey Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bailey Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bailey Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Bailey Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bailey Cemetery
    • Shoeheel Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shoeheel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shoeheel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Shoeheel Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Lucama.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shoeheel Cemetery
    • Hinnant Family Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hinnant Family Cemetery
      • Hinnant Family Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama.
      • Hinnant Family Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Needham B. Hinnant Family Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinnant Family Cemetery
    • St. James Church of Christ Cemetery
    • Holloman Family Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Holloman Family Cemetery
      • The Holloman Family Cemetery is located 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west of Pine Level.Stated another way, Holloman Family Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southwest of Lucama.
      • Holloman Family Cemetery has also been known as:
      • George B. Holloman Family Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holloman Family Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<5>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that in 1895, Lucama had a post office and railroad service. In 2020, Lucama had a population of 1,155 people.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Lucama, with the one closest to Lucama listed first.

  • Lucama [Wilson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lucama
    • Lucama [Wilson County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Lucama
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,155 people
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Lucama had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lucama have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lucama
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lucama<3>
  • Black Creek [Wilson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Creek
    • Black Creek [Wilson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 191 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 767 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Black Creek had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Creek
  • Kenly [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenly
    • Kenly [Johnston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 137 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,624 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Kenly had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenly<3>
  • Fremont [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
    • Fremont [Wayne County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 377 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,264 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Fremont had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fremont<3>
  • Wilson [Wilson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson
    • Wilson [Wilson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 2,126 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,479 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Wilson had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilson<3>
  • Pinkney [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinkney
    • Pinkney [Wayne County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Pinkney had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinkney have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinkney
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    • Bagley [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bagley
      • Bagley [Johnston County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Bagley had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bagley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bagley
    • Pikeville [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pikeville
      • Pikeville [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Lucama
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 62 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 677 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Pikeville had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pikeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pikeville<3>
    • Eureka [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eureka
      • Eureka [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Eureka had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eureka
    • Stantonsburg [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stantonsburg
      • Stantonsburg [Wilson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 74 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Stantonsburg had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stantonsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stantonsburg<3>
    • Connor [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Connor
      • Connor [Wilson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Lucama
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Connor had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Connor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Connor
    • Micro [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Micro
      • Micro [Johnston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Lucama
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 553 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Micro had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Micro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Micro
    • Faro [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Faro
      • Faro [Wayne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Lucama
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Faro had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Faro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Faro
    • Saratoga [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saratoga
      • Saratoga [Wilson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Lucama
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 102 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 408 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Saratoga had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saratoga
    • Elm City [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elm City
      • Elm City [Wilson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Lucama
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 482 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,296 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Elm City had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elm City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elm City<3>

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Lucama. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lucama.

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Lucama ...

While our initial data about Lucama came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Lucama in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Lucama.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.
(Document found on Google Books)

Note for Lucama:
Services available in 1895: had a Railroad Station

Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

We have found Lucama in these Censuses: 2010-1990. See our Census Page for Lucama for more information.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Lucama. See our Misc Page for Lucama for more information.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in North Carolina

About Wilson County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lucama. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Wilson County: www.wilson-co.com/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lucama) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lucama. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LucamaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lucama. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6447, Longitude: -78.0072       In this case, the coordinates for Lucama have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Lucama, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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