Graham County, North Carolina Genealogy

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Guide to Graham County, North Carolina ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.


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Graham County, North Carolina
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Location in the state of North Carolina
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Facts
Founded January 30, 1872
County Seat Robbinsville
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Beginning Dates for Graham County, North Carolina Genealogy Government Records
Birth
Marriage
Death
Census
Land
Probate
1800
1741
1906
1784

Graham County Courthouse
Main St. P O Box 406
Robbinsville, NC 28771-0575
Phone: 828-479-7971

Register of Deeds has birth, death records from 1913
marriage, land records from 1873 Clerk Superior Court
has divorce, court, probate records, from 1872[1]

Register of Deeds
PO Box 406
Robbinsville, NC. 28771
Telephone: 828-479-7971
Fax: 828-479-7971
Website

Clerk of Superior Court
PO Box 1179
Robbinsville, NC 28771
Telephone: (828) 479-7986

History

Parent County

1872--Graham County was created 30 January 1872 from Cherokee County.
County seat: Robbinsville [2]

Boundary Changes

For animated maps illustrating North Carolina county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation North Carolina County Boundary Maps" (1664-1965) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Record Loss

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

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Cemeteries

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
[NCGENWEBURL NCGenWeb] WorldCat Billion Graves
NCGenWeb Archives
Tombstone Project
North Carolina Cemeteries
Billion Graves
See North Carolina Cemeteries for more information.

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Revolutionary War
Civil War

Online Records

World War II

Newspapers

Probate

Online Probate Records'

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Death
Divorce
Marriages

Societies and Libraries 

Old Buncombe County Genealogical Society
PO Box 2122
Asheville, NC 28802-2122
Website

Family History Centers

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See Family History Center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.


Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Graham County, North Carolina. Page 509 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/9/91/Iginorthcarolinag.pdf.