Jackson County, North Carolina Genealogy

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Haywood_County,_North_Carolina|Haywood]]
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*[[Haywood County, North Carolina|Haywood]]  
*[[Macon_County,_North_Carolina|Macon]]
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*[[Macon County, North Carolina|Macon]]  
*[[Oconee_County,_South_Carolina|Oconee County, South Carolina]]
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*[[Oconee County, South Carolina|Oconee County, South Carolina]]  
*[[Swain_County,_North_Carolina|Swain]]
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*[[Rabun_County,_Georgia|Rabun]]
*[[Transylvania_County,_North_Carolina|Transylvania]]
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*[[Swain County, North Carolina|Swain]]  
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*[[Transylvania County, North Carolina|Transylvania]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 16:36, 22 December 2008

 United States  > North Carolina > Jackson County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1851--Jackson County was created 29 January 1851 from Haywood and Macon Counties. County seat: Sylva [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Many records missing, reason unknown.

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).