Jackson County, North Carolina Genealogy

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County Courthouse

History

President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845)

The county was named after President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845).[1]

Parent County

1851--Jackson County was created 29 January 1851 from Haywood and Macon Counties. County seat: Sylva [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Many records missing, reason unknown.

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. "Andrew Jackson," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).