Gaston County, North Carolina

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Cleveland_County,_North_Carolina|Cleveland]]
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*[[Lincoln_County,_North_Carolina|Lincoln]]
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*[[Mecklenburg_County,_North_Carolina|Mecklenburg]]
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*[[York_County,_South_Carolina|York County, South Carolina]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 15:45, 26 November 2008

 United States  > North Carolina > Gaston County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1846--Gaston County was created 21 December 1846 from Lincoln County.  County seat: Gastonia [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1874--Courthouse fire 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

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