Lincoln County, North Carolina Genealogy

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| county = Lincoln County
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| state = North Carolina
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[North Carolina]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Lincoln_County,_North_Carolina|Lincoln County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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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.<br>'''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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Revision as of 17:50, 27 December 2010


Lincoln County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Lincoln 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 1778
County Seat Lincolnton
Courthouse
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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).