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Revision as of 04:01, 3 September 2011

Cherokee County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Cherokee 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 1839
County Seat Murphy
Courthouse
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  North Carolina  Gotoarrow.png  Cherokee County

County Courthouse

Cherokee County Courthouse, Murphy, N.C.

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 

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).