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The county was formed January 30, 1872, from the northeastern part of Cherokee County. It was named for William A. Graham, United States Senator from North Carolina (1840-1843) and Governor of North Carolina (1845-1849). Source Wikipedia

Graham County NCGenweb site

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)

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Graham County Courthouse
PO Box 575
County Courthouse
Robbinsville, NC 28771

Census

1880 Federal Census Images Directory opens to listing of image files by page number

1880 Federal Census Transcription (Partial?) Directory opens to listing of text files by page number

1900 Federal Census Images Directory opens to listing of image files by page number

1900 Federal Census Transcription Directory opens to listing of text files by page number

Cemeteries

USGS listing of cemeteries in Graham County

Cemetery Transcriptions

Query Forums

Graham County, NC Query Forum

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

North Carolina Genealogy Forum: Forum: Graham County NC Genealogy Queries – Recent Topics

deborahwshull on “Wakefield Cemetery”

Does anyone have direction to the Wakefield Cemetery near Robbinsville? Is it accesssible?
Thank you.


Graham County, NC at Genforum

Cities and towns of Graham County:

Fontana Dam
Robbinsville (County Seat)
Tapoco

News related to Graham County, NC

“graham county” nc – Google News

SILVER ALERT: Graham County – WLOS


WLOS
SILVER ALERT: Graham County
WLOS
Updated: Thursday, August 28 2014, 07:38 AM EDT. SILVER ALERT: Graham County story image. The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered woman, Pirkko Annaliisa Kainulainen. Kainulainen, 74, was last seen …




Chinese lumber exporter looks at buying Stanley plant – Asheville Citizen-Times

Chinese lumber exporter looks at buying Stanley plant
Asheville Citizen-Times
ROBBINSVILLE – After Stanley Furniture closed its last domestic manufacturing plant this summer, a Chinese lumber exporter is raising hopes for the property, potentially bringing new jobs to hard-hit Graham County. Tide & Times Group USA, based out of …




Graham County News Exchange – Carolina Public Press


Carolina Public Press
Graham County News Exchange
Carolina Public Press
Graham-featured ROBBINSVILLE — Please join the award-winning journalists with Carolina Public Press for a meetup in Graham County — the fifth in The News Exchange series — to discuss in-depth and investigative news across Western North Carolina …

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AAA: Traffic fatalities down in NC, but trouble spots remain – WRAL.com

AAA: Traffic fatalities down in NC, but trouble spots remain
WRAL.com
"We are making progress in reducing traffic deaths in North Carolina, and that is a plus for every motorist, but we need to pay more attention to the traffic death hot spots like Graham County, one of the most dangerous counties in the nation for
AAA releases ranking of most dangerous counties for trafficWCTI12.com

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Join the Conversation – Asheville Citizen-Times


Asheville Citizen-Times
Join the Conversation
Asheville Citizen-Times
Those actively seeking work grew from 6,156 in June to 6,726 last month, according to data released Wednesday by the N.C. Commerce Department. Professional and business services in the region, including Buncombe, … F to unemployment news elsewhere in

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AAA study: 3 people die each day on N.C. roads – The State

AAA study: 3 people die each day on N.C. roads
The State
By that measurement, Graham County in the western mountains is the most likely place to be in a fatal vehicle crash; Pitt County in the coastal plain offers the highest chance of being in any vehicle crash; and Warren County in northeast North Carolina
Anson tops most dangerous list for tractor trailersAnsonrecord

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