Swain County, North Carolina

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1871'''--Swain County was created from [[Jackson_County,_North_Carolina|Jackson]] and [[Macon_County,_North_Carolina|Macon]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Bryson City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1871'''--Swain County was created from [[Jackson County, North Carolina|Jackson]] and [[Macon County, North Carolina|Macon]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Bryson City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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*[[Blount County, Tennessee|Blount County, Tennessee]]  
 
*[[Blount County, Tennessee|Blount County, Tennessee]]  
*[[Cocke_County,_Tennessee|Cocke County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Cocke County, Tennessee|Cocke County, Tennessee]]  
 
*[[Graham County, North Carolina|Graham]]  
 
*[[Graham County, North Carolina|Graham]]  
 
*[[Haywood County, North Carolina|Haywood]]  
 
*[[Haywood County, North Carolina|Haywood]]  

Revision as of 03:01, 28 August 2010

United States  > North Carolina > Swain County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1871--Swain County was created from Jackson and Macon Counties.
County seat: Bryson City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1879--Courthouse fire destroyed many records.

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).