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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:

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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

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Deputies search for stolen trailer belonging to Graham County Schools – WLOS


WLOS
Deputies search for stolen trailer belonging to Graham County Schools
WLOS
GRAHAM COUNTY, N.C. — Deputies are searching for a stolen trailer belonging to Graham County Schools. The Graham County Sheriff's Office said on the evening of June 2, a white Chevrolet crew cab pickup truck pulled into the maintenance department …




Wildlife officers: Body of Whittier man found in Fontana Lake – WLOS


WLOS
Wildlife officers: Body of Whittier man found in Fontana Lake
WLOS
The blue, 12-foot kayak wildlife officers say Robert "Push" McCann, of Whittier, was traveling in during a camping trip. McCann's body was found by a fisherman in Fontana Lake on Tuesday. If you have any information on the whereabouts of the 12-foot

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Fired Transylvania Child Protective Services supervisor demands job back despite county’s appeal to Supreme Court – Carolina Public Press


Carolina Public Press
Fired Transylvania Child Protective Services supervisor demands job back despite county's appeal to Supreme Court
Carolina Public Press
A court case that has called into question the practices of the Child Protective Services unit of the Transylvania County Department of Social Services under its previous supervisor could be headed to a hearing at the North Carolina Supreme Court




Dr. Findley inspires Robbinsville seniors – Grahamstar


Grahamstar
Dr. Findley inspires Robbinsville seniors
Grahamstar
"Graham County is a great place to learn solid values. You understand the … “Give yourself time to learn,” said Findley, a senior research associate for the Institute for Transportation Research and Education at North Carolina State University. “To




NC biologist recognized for work to recover endangered species – Asheville Citizen-Times


Asheville Citizen-Times
NC biologist recognized for work to recover endangered species
Asheville Citizen-Times
Hoch walks the aisles, pointing out the tub that has young endangered Appalachian elktoe mussels, destined to augment the population in Graham County's Cheoah River. Another tub holds Carolina heelsplitters – a mussel so rare, she's holding these to …




Hikers found after two nights – Grahamstar


Grahamstar
Hikers found after two nights
Grahamstar
That night, around 7 p.m., family members informed Graham County 9-1-1 dispatcher Patsy Cable that the pair had not returned. Members of the Graham County Rescue Squad, Snowbird, Meadow Branch and Stecoah Rescue units began searching. Family members


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