Yancey County, North Carolina

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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]&nbsp; [[North Carolina]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]]&nbsp; [[Yancey_County,_North_Carolina|Yancey County]]''  
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Guide to '''Yancey County North Carolina genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Yancey County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption NCGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>County Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ncyancey/ Yancey Co. NCGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = Nc-yancey.png
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| state = North Carolina
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| founded year = 1833
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| seat wl = Burnsville
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[[Image:{{NCYanceycourthouse}}]]
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<br>[http://www.yanceycountync.gov/%7CYancey Yancey County&nbsp;Courthouse]<br>Burnsville, NC 28714 <br>Phone: 818-682-2174<br><br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage and burial records
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Clerk Superior Court has divorce records from 1875, pr, ct <br> land rec from 1870; Depart of Archive &amp; <br>History in Raleigh, NC has older rec<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Yancey County, North Carolina. Page 514.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1833'''--Yancey County was created from [[Burke_County,_North_Carolina|Burke]] and [[Buncombe_County,_North_Carolina|Buncombe]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Burnsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1833'''--Yancey County was created from [[Burke County, North Carolina|Burke]] and [[Buncombe County, North Carolina|Buncombe]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Burnsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Buncombe_County,_North_Carolina|Buncombe]]
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*[[Buncombe County, North Carolina|Buncombe]]  
*[[Madison_County,_North_Carolina|Madison]]
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*[[Madison County, North Carolina|Madison]]  
*[[McDowell_County,_North_Carolina|Mcdowell]]
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*[[McDowell County, North Carolina|McDowell]]  
*[[Mitchell_County,_North_Carolina|Mitchell]]
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*[[Mitchell County, North Carolina|Mitchell]]  
*[[Unicoi_County,_Tennessee|Unicoi County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Unicoi County, Tennessee|Unicoi County, Tennessee]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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[[Image:Ncyancey.png|thumb|right|400px|Ncyancey.png]]
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=158904 Bailey Cemetery, Jacks Creek] BillionGraves
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=158896 Gus Young Cemetery, Burnsville] BillionGraves
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|North Carolina}}
  
 
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Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.
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:-[[6th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|6th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
  
 
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*'''1834-1935''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|Will Books (1834-1935)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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*'''1850-1920''' - [http://www.oocities.org/heartland/plains/4319/marriages.htm Yancey County Marriage List for 1850-1920] at USGenWeb - free.
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== Societies and Libraries<br> ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191447&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Yancey&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Guide to Yancey County North Carolina genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Yancey County, North Carolina
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Location in the state of North Carolina
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Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1833
County Seat Burnsville
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Contents

County Courthouse

Yancey County Courthouse, Burnsville, N.C.


Yancey County Courthouse
Burnsville, NC 28714
Phone: 818-682-2174

Register of Deeds has birth, marriage and burial records

Clerk Superior Court has divorce records from 1875, pr, ct
land rec from 1870; Depart of Archive &
History in Raleigh, NC has older rec[1]

History

Parent County

1833--Yancey County was created from Burke and Buncombe Counties.
County seat: Burnsville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Some early records are missing.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Ncyancey.png

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Yancey County, North Carolina census records online, see: North Carolina Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.

-6th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Yancey County, North Carolina. Page 514.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).