Cherokee County, North Carolina Genealogy

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{{North Carolina-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[North Carolina|North Carolina]] > Cherokee County''  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Cherokee County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption NCGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>County Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.ncgenweb.us/cherokee/ Cherokee Co. NCGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = Nc-cherokee.png
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| state = North Carolina
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| state_map = North_Carolina.png
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| founded year = 1839
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| seat wl = Murphy
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[North Carolina]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Cherokee_County,_North_Carolina|Cherokee County]]''
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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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. <br>'''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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== References  ==
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[[Category:Cherokee_County,_North_Carolina]]
 
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Revision as of 20:31, 22 December 2010

Cherokee County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Cherokee 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 1839
County Seat Murphy
Courthouse
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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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