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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
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'''Buncombe County, North Carolina'''<br> 69 Court Plaza Run 110<br> Asheville, NC 28801-3519 <br> <br> Court house burned 1830-1835<br> Reg of Deeds has b, m, d. bur &amp; land records<br> Clk Sup Ct has div &amp; pro rec from 1832 &amp; Ct Rec<br> <br> Buncombe County was formed from Burke and Rutherford 5 Dec 1791.
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
'''Buncombe County, North Carolina'''<br>
 
69 Court Plaza Run 110<br>
 
Asheville, NC 28801-3519 <br>
 
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Court house burned 1830-1835<br>
 
Reg of Deeds has b, m, d. bur & land records<br>
 
Clk Sup Ct has div & pro rec from 1832 & Ct Rec<br>
 
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Buncombe County was formed from Burke and Rutherford 5 Dec 1791,<br>
 
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
'''1830, 1865--'''The courthouse fires&nbsp;destroyed many court records.
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'''1830, 1865--'''The courthouse fires&nbsp;destroyed many court records.  
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://cemeterycensus.com/nc/bunc/index00.htm Buncombe County Cemetery Census]  
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*[http://cemeterycensus.com/nc/bunc/index00.htm Buncombe County Cemetery Census]
  
BillionGraves (Headstone photos, Google maps, searchable database both by cemetery and sitewide):
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BillionGraves (Headstone photos, Google maps, searchable database both by cemetery and sitewide):  
  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=73180 Patton Cemetery, Swannatoa]  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=73180 Patton Cemetery, Swannatoa]  
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=74565 Woodlawn Cemetery, Ashville]
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=74565 Woodlawn Cemetery, Ashville]
  
==== Census ====
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{{Census|North Carolina}}
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{{Census|North Carolina}}  
  
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*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=buncombe&state=NC Buncombe County students at NC colleges] - list via the NCGenWeb Yearbook Index
 
*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ybook/resultlist.php?county=buncombe&state=NC Buncombe County students at NC colleges] - list via the NCGenWeb Yearbook Index
  
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==== Family Histories  ====
 
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Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.  
 
Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.  
  
:-[[1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry,usually known as the Bethel Regiment.|1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry, usually known as the Bethel Regiment.]]
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:-[[1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry,usually known as the Bethel Regiment.|1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry, usually known as the Bethel Regiment.]]  
 
:-[[11th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|11th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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== Societies and Libraries ==
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;  

Revision as of 03:32, 9 May 2012

Buncombe County, North Carolina
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Location in the state of North Carolina
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County Seat Asheville
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  North Carolina  Gotoarrow.png  Buncombe County

County Courthouse

Buncombe County Courthouse.jpg

Buncombe County, North Carolina
69 Court Plaza Run 110
Asheville, NC 28801-3519

Court house burned 1830-1835
Reg of Deeds has b, m, d. bur & land records
Clk Sup Ct has div & pro rec from 1832 & Ct Rec

Buncombe County was formed from Burke and Rutherford 5 Dec 1791.

History

Parent County

1791--Buncombe County was created 5 December 1791 from Burke and Rutherford Counties. County seat: Asheville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1830, 1865--The courthouse fires destroyed many court records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

BillionGraves (Headstone photos, Google maps, searchable database both by cemetery and sitewide):

Census

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

Church

Court

Education


Family Histories

  • [Gash] Rising, Marsha Hoffman. "The Gash Family of Buncombe County, North Carolina: Who Was Ebenezer Gash of St. Clair County, Missouri?," The American Genealogist, Vol. 73, No. 2 (Apr. 1998):105-116.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

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

-1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry, usually known as the Bethel Regiment.
-11th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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