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Welcome to Register ...

Although we found mention of Register during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Register was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Register to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Register, please Contact Us.


The location of Register has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Register is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Register might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

We believe that Register would be found within the (910) area code.

Communities Also Named Register ...

While we believe that this Register is located in Duplin County, we know of another 2 North Carolina communities named Register. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bladen and Brunswick County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 7 communities that are also named Register - they are located in Arkansas (2), Florida, Georgia and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Register.

Communities near Register ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Register.

  • Wallace [Duplin County]
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    • Wallace [Duplin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Register
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,859 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallace
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallace<5>
  • Warsaw [Duplin County]
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    • Warsaw [Duplin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Register
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,084 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warsaw<5>
  • Rose Hill [Duplin County]
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    • Rose Hill [Duplin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Register
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,620 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rose Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rose Hill<5>
  • Beulaville [Duplin County]
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    • Beulaville [Duplin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Register
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,295 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beulaville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulaville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beulaville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Magnolia [Duplin County]
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      • Magnolia [Duplin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Register
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 951 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magnolia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kenansville [Duplin County]
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      • Kenansville [Duplin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Register
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 850 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenansville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenansville<5>
    • Pink Hill [Lenoir County]
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      • Pink Hill [Lenoir County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Register
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 511 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pink Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pink Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pink Hill<5>
    • Teachey [Duplin County]
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      • Teachey [Duplin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Register
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Teachey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Teachey
    • Turkey [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turkey
      • Turkey [Sampson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Register
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 292 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turkey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turkey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turkey<5>
    • Watha [Pender County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Watha
      • Watha [Pender County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Register
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 247 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Watha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watha

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Register. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Register.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Register. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Register.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Register. See our Newspapers Page for Register.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Register ...

Looking for more information about Register? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Register, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Register.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Duplin County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Duplin County: www.duplincounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past Register and then turned west". While Register could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Register as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Register could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong county. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Register - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Register) 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 Register. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RegisterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Register. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8516, Longitude: -77.9594       In this case, the coordinates for Register have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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