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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.
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Founded 1833
County Seat Burnsville
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

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Yancey County, North Carolina
County Courthouse
Burnsville, NC 28714
818-682-2174

Reg of Deeds has b, md, d & bur rec;<BD> Clk Sup Ct has div rec from 1875, pr, ct
& land rec from 1870; Depart of Archive &
History in Raleigh, NC has older rec
Yancey County was created from Buncombe and Burke

History

Parent County

1833--Yancey County was created from Burke and Buncombe Counties.
County seat: Burnsville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Some early records are missing.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

 

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