Lincoln County, North Carolina Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1778'''--Lincoln County was created 14 April 1778&nbsp;from Tryon County. Tryon County was abolished in 1779.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Lincolnton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1778'''--Lincoln County was created 14 April 1778&nbsp;from Tryon County. Tryon County was abolished in 1779.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Lincolnton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
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Many records are missing, reason unknown.
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Many records are missing, reason unknown.  
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Burke_County,_North_Carolina|Burke]]
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*[[Burke County, North Carolina|Burke]]  
*[[Catawba_County,_North_Carolina|Catawba]]
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*[[Catawba County, North Carolina|Catawba]]  
*[[Cleveland_County,_North_Carolina|Cleveland]]
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*[[Cleveland County, North Carolina|Cleveland]]  
*[[Gaston_County,_North_Carolina|Gaston]]
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*[[Gaston County, North Carolina|Gaston]]  
*[[Iredell_County,_North_Carolina|Iredell]]
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*[[Iredell County, North Carolina|Iredell]]  
*[[Mecklenburg_County,_North_Carolina|Mecklenburg]]
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*[[Mecklenburg County, North Carolina|Mecklenburg]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 04:01, 27 August 2010

 United States  > North Carolina > Lincoln County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1778--Lincoln County was created 14 April 1778 from Tryon County. Tryon County was abolished in 1779.  County seat: Lincolnton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Many records are 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).