Cleveland County, North Carolina Genealogy

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Burke_County,_North_Carolina|Burke]]
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*[[Burke County, North Carolina|Burke]]  
*[[Cherokee_County,_South_Carolina|Cherokee County, South Carolina]]
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*[[Catawba_County,_North_Carolina|Catawba]]
*[[Gaston_County,_North_Carolina|Gaston]]
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*[[Cherokee County, South Carolina|Cherokee County, South Carolina]]  
*[[Lincoln_County,_North_Carolina|Lincoln]]
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*[[Gaston County, North Carolina|Gaston]]  
*[[Rutherford_County,_North_Carolina|Rutherford]]
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*[[Lincoln County, North Carolina|Lincoln]]  
*[[York_County,_South_Carolina|York County, South Carolina]]
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*[[Rutherford County, North Carolina|Rutherford]]  
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*[[York County, South Carolina|York County, South Carolina]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 17:33, 20 December 2008

 United States  > North Carolina > Cleveland County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Cleaveland was originally used but the present spelling was adopted in 1887.

Parent County

1841--Cleveland County was created 11 January 1841 from Lincoln and Rutherford Counties. County seat: Shelby [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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

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