Cherokee County, North Carolina

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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[[Image:{{NCCherokeecourthouse}}]]  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1839'''--Cherokee County was created 4 January 1839&nbsp;from [[Macon_County,_North_Carolina|Macon]] County. '''County seat''': Murphy <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1839'''--Cherokee County was created 4 January 1839&nbsp;from [[Macon County, North Carolina|Macon]] County. '''County seat''': Murphy <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  ====
  
'''1865, 1895, 1926--'''Courthouse fires have destroyed many court records.
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'''1865, 1895, 1926--'''Courthouse fires have destroyed many court records.  
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Clay_County,_North_Carolina|Clay]]
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*[[Clay County, North Carolina|Clay]]  
*[[Fannin_County,_Georgia|Fannin County, Georgia]]
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*[[Fannin County, Georgia|Fannin County, Georgia]]  
*[[Graham_County,_North_Carolina|Graham]]
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*[[Graham County, North Carolina|Graham]]  
*[[Macon_County,_North_Carolina|Macon]]
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*[[Macon County, North Carolina|Macon]]  
*[[Monroe_County,_Tennessee|Monroe County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Monroe County, Tennessee|Monroe County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Polk_County,_Tennessee|Polk County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Polk County, Tennessee|Polk County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Union_County,_Georgia|Union County, Georgia]]
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*[[Union County, Georgia|Union County, Georgia]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 23:28, 25 August 2010

United States  > North Carolina > Cherokee County

Contents

County Courthouse

Cherokee County Courthouse, Murphy, N.C.

History

Parent County

1839--Cherokee County was created 4 January 1839 from Macon County. County seat: Murphy [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1865, 1895, 1926--Courthouse fires have destroyed many court records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

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


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