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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Clay_County,_North_Carolina|Clay]]
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*[[Fannin_County,_Georgia|Fannin County, Georgia]]
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*[[Graham_County,_North_Carolina|Graham]]
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*[[Macon_County,_North_Carolina|Macon]]
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*[[Monroe_County,_Tennessee|Monroe County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Polk_County,_Tennessee|Polk County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Union_County,_Georgia|Union County, Georgia]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 16:28, 25 November 2008

United States  > North Carolina > Cherokee County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1839--Cherokee County was created 4 January 1839 from Macon County. County seat: Murphy [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1865, 1895, 1926--Courthouse fires have destroyed many court records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

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).