Gaston County, North Carolina

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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/gaston/cemeteries.htm Gaston NCGenWeb] - cemetery listing
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=29&CScnty=1686 Gaston County cemeteries on Find-A-Grave]
  
 
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*[http://www.lib.unc.edu/ncc/gbnf/shc.html Sacred Heart College] - founded in 1892 by the order of the Roman Catholic Sisters of Mercy. Closed in 1987.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries   ==
 
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*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~ncglgs/Index.htm Gaston-Lincoln Genealogical Society]
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*[http://www.glrl.lib.nc.us/libresg.htm Gaston-Lincoln Regional Library System]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 05:06, 29 January 2011


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 December 21, 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

Schools

  • Sacred Heart College - founded in 1892 by the order of the Roman Catholic Sisters of Mercy. Closed in 1987.

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

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