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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ncavery/cemeteries/cemetery-index.htm Cemetery information - Avery County, NCGenWeb] - includes listings to approx. 60 cemeteries
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/avery/averycemeteries.html Cemetery information - Avery County, NCGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=1656 Find-A-Grave: Avery County Cemeteries] - user-submitted names for burials in the county
  
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==== Church<br> ====
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==== Court<br> ====
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/avery/averymilitary.html Mililtary records] - Avery County, NCGenWeb Archives
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/search/titles/results/?state=North+Carolina&county=Avery&city=&year1=1690&year2=2010&terms=&frequency=&language=&ethnicity=&labor=&lccn=&materialType= Avery County Newspapers] - find libraries with microfilm of historical newspapers; via the Library of Congress
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*[http://www.averyjournal.com/ Avery Journal-Times] - current newspaper&nbsp;
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
==== Yearbooks ====
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===== Marriages =====
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*Avery County marriage records can be ordered from the [http://averydeeds.com/ Register of Deeds]. Please visit their website for contact information.&nbsp;
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1726957&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Marriages, 1762-1979] - database from FamilySearch; includes Avery County marriages
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===== Deaths =====
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*Avery County death records can be ordered from the [http://averydeeds.com/ Register of Deeds]. Please visit their website for contact information.&nbsp;
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/show#uri=http://search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1609799&hash=Mrd8SMocDIIen2Q83tu%252B82PRagg%253D North Carolina Death Certificates, 1906-1930] - database from FamilySearch; includes original microfilm images and covers Avery County.&nbsp;
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/avery/averyobits.html Avery County Obituaries] - Avery County, NCGenWeb Archives
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==== Yearbooks ====
  
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=avery&state=NC Avery County students at NC colleges] - a list via the NCGenWeb Yearbook Index
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=avery&state=NC Avery County students at NC colleges] - a list via the NCGenWeb Yearbook Index
  
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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*[http://www.amyregionallibrary.org/avery/index.html Avery-Mitchell-Yancey Regional Library System]
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*[http://www.averymuseum.com/ Avery County Historical Museum&nbsp;]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ncavery/ NCGenWeb: Avery County] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ncavery/ NCGenWeb: Avery County] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=190871&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Avery&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=190871&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Avery&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  

Revision as of 20:48, 27 December 2010

Avery County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Avery County
Location in the state of North Carolina
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Carolina
Location of North Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1911
County Seat Newland
Courthouse
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  North Carolina  Gotoarrow.png  Avery County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1911--Avery County was created 23 February 1911 from Caldwell, Mitchell, and Watauga counties.
County seat: Newland (originally known as "Old Fields of Toe"). [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriages
Deaths

Yearbooks


Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

References

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