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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1861'''--Mitchell County was created 16 February 1861&nbsp;from [[Yancey_County,_North_Carolina|Yancey]], [[Watauga_County,_North_Carolina|Watauga]], [[Caldwell_County,_North_Carolina|Caldwell]],[[Burke_County,_North_Carolina|Burke]], and [[McDowell_County,_North_Carolina|McDowell]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Bakersville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1861'''--Mitchell County was created 16 February 1861&nbsp;from [[Yancey County, North Carolina|Yancey]], [[Watauga County, North Carolina|Watauga]], [[Caldwell County, North Carolina|Caldwell]],[[Burke County, North Carolina|Burke]], and [[McDowell County, North Carolina|McDowell]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Bakersville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Boundary Changes  ====

Revision as of 14:15, 27 August 2010

Template:North Carolina-stubUnited States  > North Carolina > Mitchell County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1861--Mitchell County was created 16 February 1861 from Yancey, Watauga, Caldwell,Burke, and McDowell Counties.
County seat: Bakersville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1907--Several records believed destroyed during move into new courthouse.

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).