North Carolina Genealogy Forum  |  North Carolina Genealogy Newsletter






Suggest a resource/link or submit an article for inclusion

Clay County Genealogy

Sign up for our North Carolina Genealogy newsletter:

The county was formed in 1861 from the southeastern part of Cherokee County. It was named for Henry Clay, famous American statesman, member of the United States Senate from Kentucky and United States Secretary of State in the 19th century. Source Wikipedia

Clay County NCGenweb

Old Buncombe County Genealogical Society, Inc.
P.O. Box 2122
Asheville, NC 28802
(covers Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, Swain, and Transylvania Counties)

300x250

Clay County Courthouse
PO Box 118
County Courthouse
Hayesville, NC 28904

Census

See Cherokee County for census records prior to 1861.

Cemeteries

USGS listing of cemeteries in Clay County

Marriages

Clay County Marriages 1870-1877

Cemeteries

USGS listing of Cemeteries in Clay County

Cemetery Transcriptions

Query Forums

Clay County, NC Query Forum

Latest North Carolina Genealogy Query posts for Clay County from the Forum:

$errorCode = 5
xml_error_string() = Invalid document end
xml_get_current_line_number() = 1
xml_get_current_column_number() = 37
xml_get_current_byte_index() = 39

Clay County, NC at Genforum

Cities and towns of Clay County:

Brasstown
Hayesville (County Seat)
Warne

News related to Clay County, NC

“clay county” nc – Google News

Court reverses offender ruling – Clay County Progress


Clay County Progress
Court reverses offender ruling
Clay County Progress
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday struck down a North Carolina law prohibiting registered sex offenders from using Facebook, Twitter and other popular social media Web sites often used by minors in Clay County and across the globe. During the June 19 …




County hires new manager – Clay County Progress


Clay County Progress
County hires new manager
Clay County Progress
Mark Heyward Pullium, the chief financial officer at Pamlico Community College in Grantsboro, N.C. who also served in that capacity for the Fayette County Board of Commissioners in Fayetteville, Ga. has been hired as new Clay County manager. “It is an …




Recovery continues for Clay County football – West Virginia MetroNews


West Virginia MetroNews
Recovery continues for Clay County football
West Virginia MetroNews
CLAY, W.Va. — Clay County High School football Coach Jason Nichols stood on the balcony of his team's new field house overlooking the field. Nichols' preparation for his second year as head coach is vastly different than the preparation for his first




Crashes result in ongoing investigation – Clay County Progress


Clay County Progress
Crashes result in ongoing investigation
Clay County Progress
Jackie Burrell, 61, of Hayesville, was driving a tractor west on U.S. 64 in the Ranger community with no working rear lights of any kind on May 22, according to a N.C. Highway Patrol report. A car came up behind the tractor and, unable to see it




Kindness, generosity kept Clay County football going strong after flood devastation – Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)


Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)
Kindness, generosity kept Clay County football going strong after flood devastation
Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)
Clay County played host to Webster County, and the visitors took a 7-0 lead in the second quarter and held on to that into the third, when the Panthers scored and added the 2-point conversion. Webster Country threatened late in the fourth quarter and




Summer increases traffic risk – Clay County Progress


Clay County Progress
Summer increases traffic risk
Clay County Progress
Seasonal residents and summer visitors will bring more traffic to western North Carolina roads which means an increased likelihood of collisions and more injuries. There is good news in Clay County. So far this year, accidents are down from last year.

and more »


Sign up for our North Carolina Genealogy newsletter:

Suggest a resource/link or submit an article for inclusion