Burke County, North Carolina Genealogy

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*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=burke&state=NC Burke County students at NC colleges] - list via the NCGenWeb Yearbook Index
  
 
== Societies and Libraries   ==
 
== Societies and Libraries   ==

Revision as of 05:31, 25 December 2010

Burke County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Burke County
Location in the state of North Carolina
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Carolina
Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1777
County Seat Morganton
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1777--Burke County was created 8 April 1777 from Rowan County. County seat: Morganton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1865--Many court records and most land records burned by Federal troops.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Education

Book: The North Carolina School for the Deaf at Morganton, 1894-1944 (1945) - free online

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Yearbooks

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).