Person County GIS
this service to check current property ownership in Person County and to create maps of
current parcel boundaries. Person County pays a provider to supply this service. You may
find this a bit user unfriendly, but it does provide some useful information. This works
best if you have a high speed internet connection.
||Topographic maps. A great
tool if you are looking for cemeteries.
||On-line Soils Map
on-line map - "North Carolina Soil's Explorer" - This dynamic soils mapping
shows streams and lakes in brilliant contrast. You should be able to use this via a
dial-up internet connection.
scan of a 1928 Person County Soils Survey map. This is great for an understanding of
Person County roads in 1928. Maps are large so a high speed internet connection works
best. A good alternative is to download these to your computer.
site provides interesting information about North Carolina highways. See especially the information about US 501. Thanks to
Danny Lamberth for sending this link. This should be useable via a dial-up internet
||University of Alabama Map
||Some useful historical
North Carolina maps.
|USGS home page. Access to
USGS Name Query
|Search USGS for the names
of streams, cemeteries, churches, etc.
||A map of the districts in
old Orange County.
||Information about Person
County Road Maps
||Download DOT County road
maps for NC counties. The Person County map is 23 MB! These maps are in "tif"
format. See the DOT Ordering Maps
page for information about ordering printed copies of these maps.
include secondary road (SR) numbers but not road names. Churches and cemeteries are shown
when they abut highways.
||1845 North Carolina Map