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'''1779'''--Lincoln County was created from Tryon County. '''County seat''': Lincolnton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1778'''--Lincoln County was created 14 April 1778&nbsp;from Tryon County. '''County seat''': Lincolnton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 21:48, 21 October 2008

 United States  > North Carolina > Lincoln County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1778--Lincoln County was created 14 April 1778 from Tryon County. County seat: Lincolnton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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