Gaston County, North Carolina Genealogy

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| county = Gaston County
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| custom_text = <center>County Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.ncgenweb.us/gaston/ Gaston Co. NCGenWeb]'''</center>
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| state = North Carolina
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| founded year = 1846
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| founded date = 21 December
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| seat wl = Gastonia
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[North Carolina]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Gaston_County,_North_Carolina|Gaston County]]''
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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'''1846'''--Gaston County was created 21 December 1846&nbsp;from [[Lincoln County, North Carolina|Lincoln]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat''':&nbsp;Gastonia <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1846'''--Gaston County was created 21 December 1846&nbsp;from [[Lincoln County, North Carolina|Lincoln]] County.<br>'''County seat''':&nbsp;Gastonia <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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Revision as of 01:52, 23 December 2010


Gaston County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Gaston 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 21 December, 1846
County Seat Gastonia
Courthouse
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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).