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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Carolina]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Cabarrus County'''
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Cabarrus County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption NCGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>County Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.ncgenweb.us/cabarrus/ Cabarrus Co. NCGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = Nc-cabarrus.png
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| state = North Carolina
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| state_map = North_Carolina.png
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| founded year = 1792
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| founded date =
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| seat wl = Concord
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}}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
== History  ==
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|-
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| width="100%" align="center" bgcolor="#ffcc99" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for {{PAGENAME}} Government Records'''</center>
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|-
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Birth]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Death]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Census|Census]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" | <center>[[{{PAGENAME}}#Land|'''Deeds''']]</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>'''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Probate|Wills]]'''</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1913</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1793</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1913</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1800</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1784</center>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <center>1794</center>
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[http://www.cabarruscounty.us/Pages/default.aspx Cabarrus County Courthouse] <br>65 Church ST SE <br>Concord, NC 28801-3519<br>Phone: 704-920-2112<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth and deat records from 1913<br>Marriage and&nbsp;land records from 1792 and&nbsp;military discharge records from 1919<br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce, probate and court&nbsp;records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cabarrus County, North Carolina. Page 507 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1792'''--Cabarrus County was created 15 November 1792&nbsp;from [[Mecklenburg_County,_North_Carolina|Mecklenburg]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Concord <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1792'''--Cabarrus County was created 15 November 1792&nbsp;from [[Mecklenburg County, North Carolina|Mecklenburg]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Concord <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
'''1876--'''Courthouse fire resulted in the loss of a few court records.
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'''1876--'''Courthouse fire resulted in the loss of a few court records.  
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Neighboring Counties ====
  
*[[Iredell_County,_North_Carolina|Iredell]]
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*[[Iredell County, North Carolina|Iredell]]  
*[[Mecklenburg_County,_North_Carolina|Mecklenburg]]
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*[[Mecklenburg County, North Carolina|Mecklenburg]]  
*[[Rowan_County,_North_Carolina|Rowan]]
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*[[Rowan County, North Carolina|Rowan]]  
*[[Stanly_County,_North_Carolina|Stanly]]
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*[[Stanly County, North Carolina|Stanly]]  
*[[Union_County,_North_Carolina|Union]]
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*[[Union County, North Carolina|Union]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
 
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[[Image:Nccabarrus.png|thumb|right|400px]]
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|North Carolina}}
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==== Church Records ====
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===== Baptist  =====
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*'''Coldwater Creek.''' Constituted 1790.<ref>George Washington Paschal, ''History of North Carolina Baptists,'' 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 2:562. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>
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===== Lutheran  =====
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*'''Bethel United Church of Christ,''' near Mount Pleasant, N.C. Organized early 1800s.<ref>"Bethel United Church of Christ," ''North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program,'' http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.</ref>
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*'''St. John's Church aka Dutch Buffalo Creek Church,''' near Mount Pleasant, N.C. Began about 1745.<ref>"St. John's Church," ''North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program,'' http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.</ref>
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===== Presbyterian  =====
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*'''Rocky River Church,''' Rocky River, N.C. Founded early 1750s.<ref>"Rocky River Church," ''North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program,'' http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.</ref>
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Family Histories  ====
 
==== Family Histories  ====
  
'''''Bibliography'''''
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'''''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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=473638&disp=Rowan+County+register FHL].
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*'''[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|473638|title-id|disp=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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=473638&disp=Rowan+County+register FHL].  
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*'''[Morrison]''' Morrison, Janet and Marie Morrison. ''Descendants of John (1725?-1777) &amp; Mary (1732-1781) Morrison of Rocky River.'' Reviewed in ''Rowan County Register'', Vol. 12, No. 3 (Aug. 1997):2830. Available at {{FHL|473638|title-id|disp=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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=473638&disp=Rowan+County+register FHL].  
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*'''[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|473638|title-id|disp=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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=473638&disp=Rowan+County+register FHL].
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*'''[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|473638|title-id|disp=FHL}}.
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
 
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===== Civil War  =====
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Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.
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:-[[7th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|7th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
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:-[[8th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|8th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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*'''1796-1966''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|Will Books 1 to 13 (1796-1966)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Kannapolis North Carolina Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=190915&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Cabarrus&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|North+Carolina%2C+Cabarrus|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Cabarrus_County,_North_Carolina]]
 
[[Category:Cabarrus_County,_North_Carolina]]

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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

Nccabarrus.png

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

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.
  • Family History Library 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.