Mitchell County, North Carolina

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Avery_County,_North_Carolina|Avery]]
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*[[Avery County, North Carolina|Avery]]  
*[[Carter_County,_Tennessee|Carter County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Carter County, Tennessee|Carter County, Tennessee]]  
*[[McDowell_County,_North_Carolina|MCdowell]]
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*[[McDowell County, North Carolina|McDowell]]  
*[[Unicoi_County,_Tennessee|Unicoi County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Unicoi County, Tennessee|Unicoi County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Yancey_County,_North_Carolina|Yancey]]
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*[[Yancey County, North Carolina|Yancey]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 14:53, 23 December 2008

United States  > North Carolina > Mitchell County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1861--Mitchell County was created 16 February 1861 from Yancey, Watauga, Caldwell,Burke, and McDowell Counties.
County seat: Bakersville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1907--Several records believed destroyed during move into new courthouse.

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).