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|Avery County, North Carolina|
Location in the state of North Carolina
Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Avery County North Carolina
Newland, NC 28640
Clerk Superior Court has divorce, probate, court & land from 1911
- Cemetery information - Avery County, NCGenWeb - includes listings to approx. 60 cemeteries
- Cemetery information - Avery County, NCGenWeb Archives
- Find-A-Grave: Avery County Cemeteries - user-submitted names for burials in the county
For tips on accessing Avery County, North Carolina Genealogy census records online, see: North Carolina Census.
- Mililtary records - Avery County, NCGenWeb Archives
Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.
- 1861 - 1865 North Carolina, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865 at FamilySearch.org — index and images
- 1861 - 1865 North Carolina, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865 at FamilySearch.org — index and images
- Avery County Newspapers - find libraries with microfilm of historical newspapers; via the Library of Congress
- Avery Journal-Times - current newspaper
- 1914-1970 - Avery County Birth Index 1914-1970. Batch C736171 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1800 - 2000 North Carolina Birth Index 1800-2000 at FamilySearch.org — index
- 1866 - 1964 North Carolina Births and Christenings 1866-1964 at FamilySearch.org — index
Avery County marriage records can be ordered from the Register of Deeds. Please visit their website for contact information.
- 1911-1977 - Avery County Marriage Index 1911-1977 in International Genealogical Index at FamilySearch - free.
- North Carolina Marriages, 1762-1979 - database from FamilySearch; includes Avery County marriages
- 1741 - 2004 North Carolina Marriage Index 1741-2004 at Ancestry.com — index $
- 1759 - 1979North Carolina Marriages 1759-1979 at FamilySearch.org — index
- 1762 - 1969North Carolina County Marriages 1762-1969 at FamilySearch.org — index and images
Avery County death records can be ordered from the Register of Deeds. Please visit their website for contact information.
- North Carolina Death Certificates, 1906-1930 - database from FamilySearch; includes original microfilm images and covers Avery County.
- Avery County Obituaries - Avery County, NCGenWeb Archives
- 1898 - 1994North Carolina Deaths 1906-1930 at FamilySearch.org — index and images
- 1908 - 2004 North Carolina Death Indexes 1908-2004 at Ancestry.com — index $
- 1909-1975 North Carolina Death Certificates 1909-1975 at Ancestry.com — index and images $
- 1931 - 1994North Carolina Deaths 1931-1994 at FamilySearch.org — index
- Avery County students at NC colleges - a list via the NCGenWeb Yearbook Index
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See Family History Centers for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.
- NCGenWeb: Avery County - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project
- FamilySearch Catalog
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 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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