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Guide to Cabarrus County, North Carolina ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Cabarrus County, North Carolina
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Founded 1792
County Seat Concord
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

Beginning Dates for Cabarrus County, North Carolina Government Records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Census
Deeds
Wills
1913
1793
1913
1800
1784
1794

Cabarrus County Courthouse
65 Church ST SE
Concord, NC 28801-3519
Phone: 704-920-2112

Register of Deeds has birth and deat records from 1913
Marriage and land records from 1792 and military discharge records from 1919
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1792--Cabarrus County was created 15 November 1792 from Mecklenburg County.  County seat: Concord [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1876--Courthouse fire resulted in the loss of a few court records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

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Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Cabarrus County, North Carolina census records online, see: North Carolina Census.

Church Records

Baptist
  • Coldwater Creek. Constituted 1790.[3]
Lutheran
  • Bethel United Church of Christ, near Mount Pleasant, N.C. Organized early 1800s.[4]
  • St. John's Church aka Dutch Buffalo Creek Church, near Mount Pleasant, N.C. Began about 1745.[5]
Presbyterian
  • Rocky River Church, Rocky River, N.C. Founded early 1750s.[6]

Court

Family Histories

Bibliography

  • [Morrison] Morrison, Janet and Marie Morrison. "Twelve Things We've Learned While Compiling the Rocky River Morrison Genealogies," Rowan County Register, Vol. 12, No. 3 (Aug. 1997):2819. Available at FHL.
  • [Morrison] Morrison, Janet and Marie Morrison. Descendants of John (1725?-1777) & Mary (1732-1781) Morrison of Rocky River. Reviewed in Rowan County Register, Vol. 12, No. 3 (Aug. 1997):2830. Available at FHL.
  • [Morrison] Morrison, Janet and Marie Morrison. Descendants of James (1726-1804) and Jennet (1735-1810) Morrison of Rocky River. Reviewed in Rowan County Register, Vol. 12, No. 3 (Aug. 1997):2830. Available at FHL.
  • [Morrison] Morrison, Janet and Marie Morrison. Descendants of Robert (1728-1810) and Sarah (1739-1816) Morrison of Rocky River. Reviewed in Rowan County Register, Vol. 12, No. 3 (Aug. 1997):2830. Available at FHL.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.

-7th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
-8th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
- 1st Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry, Company F 
:- 1st Regiment, North Carolina Detailed Men, Company A
:- 2nd Regiment, North Carolina Junior Reserves, Company E
:- 4th Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry (59th North Carolina State Troops), Company E
:- 4th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves, Company F
:- 8th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry, Company H

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • FamilySearch Catalog

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cabarrus County, North Carolina. Page 507 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. George Washington Paschal, History of North Carolina Baptists, 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 2:562. FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990.
  4. "Bethel United Church of Christ," North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program, http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.
  5. "St. John's Church," North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program, http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.
  6. "Rocky River Church," North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program, http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.
  7. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/4/4d/Iginorthcarolinaa.pdf.


 

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