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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Watauga County was established in 1849 from Ashe, Caldwell, Wilkes, and Yancey counties. Courthouse fire of 1873 destroyed all of the land records and most of the court records. County seat: Boone  
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'''1849'''--Watauga County was created from Ashe, Caldwell, Wilkes, and Yancey Counties.  County seat: Boone  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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Courthouse fire of 1873 destroyed all of the land records and most of the court records.
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==

Revision as of 23:49, 19 September 2008

United States  > North Carolina >Watauga County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1849--Watauga County was created from Ashe, Caldwell, Wilkes, and Yancey Counties.  County seat: Boone

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Courthouse fire of 1873 destroyed all of the land records and most of the 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