Gaston County, North Carolina Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Gaston County North Carolina
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Gaston County North Carolina  
  
325 N Marietta St <br>
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325 N Marietta St<br>
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Box 1578<br>
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Gastonia, NC 28053<br>
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704-868-7684<br>
  
P&nbsp;&nbsp;O&nbsp;box 1578&lt;br&gt;
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Reg of Deeds has b, m &amp; d rec from 1913<br>
  
Gastonia, NC 28053&lt;br&gt;
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Land records from 1847<br>
  
704-868-7684&lt;br&gt;&lt;br&gt;
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Clk Sup Ct has div and ct rec<br>
  
Reg of Deeds has b, m &amp; d rec from 1913&lt;br&gt;<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1332863735791_395" />
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Gaston County was formed from Lincoln 21 Dec 1846<br>
 
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Land records from 1847&lt;br&gt;
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Clk Sup Ct has div &amp; ct rec&lt;br&gt;
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Gaston County was formed from Lincoln 21 Dec 1846&lt;br&gt;
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 15:59, 27 March 2012


Gaston County, North Carolina
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Location in the state of North Carolina
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Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
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Founded December 21, 1846
County Seat Gastonia
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Contents

County Courthouse

Gaston County North Carolina

325 N Marietta St
Box 1578
Gastonia, NC 28053
704-868-7684

Reg of Deeds has b, m & d rec from 1913

Land records from 1847

Clk Sup Ct has div and ct rec

Gaston County was formed from Lincoln 21 Dec 1846

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

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Gaston County for European settlers included:[2]

Military

Civil War

Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.

-11th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Newspapers

Probate

Schools

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 847-61. (FHL Book 973 D27e 2002) WorldCat entry., and William E. Myer, Indian Trails of the Southeast. (Nashville, Tenn.: Blue and Gray Press, 1971), 12-14, and the book's pocket map "The Trail System of the Southeastern United States in the Early Colonial Period" (1923). (FHL Book 970.1 M992i) WorldCat entry.