Davidson County, North Carolina

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1) Davidson County was established in 1822 from Rowan County. Courthouse fire in 1866 may have destroyed some records. County seat: Lexington. 2) Now in Tennessee was created in 1783. Nashville (now the capital of Tennessee) became the county seat. This was a part of the territory ceded by North Carolina in 1789 to the federal government.
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1) Davidson County was established in 1822 from Rowan County. Courthouse fire in 1866 may have destroyed some records. County seat: Lexington. 2) Now in Tennessee was created in 1783. Nashville (now the capital of Tennessee) became the county seat. This was a part of the territory ceded by North Carolina in 1789 to the federal government.  
  
 
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*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.  
*Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191007&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Davidson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
  
 
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[[Category:Davidson_County,_North_Carolina]]

Revision as of 14:55, 12 September 2008

 United States  > North Carolina > Davidson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1) Davidson County was established in 1822 from Rowan County. Courthouse fire in 1866 may have destroyed some records. County seat: Lexington. 2) Now in Tennessee was created in 1783. Nashville (now the capital of Tennessee) became the county seat. This was a part of the territory ceded by North Carolina in 1789 to the federal government.

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 

Townships and Cities

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