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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

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

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Cemeteries

USGS listing of cemeteries in Graham County

Cemetery Transcriptions

Query Forums

Graham County, NC Query 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

“graham county” nc – Google News

Hunting dogs exempt from NC dangerous dog law – WCNC


WCNC
Hunting dogs exempt from NC dangerous dog law
WCNC
ROBBINSVILLE – Bear hunting dogs involved in a prolonged attack that injured a camper and her two dogs in Graham County don't fall under the state's dangerous dog law, making the owners exempt from criminal prosecution. Under North Carolina law, …
OUTDOORS NEWSSavannah Morning News

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Four More North Carolina Judges Resign Over Refusal To Conduct Same-Sex … – Christian Post


Christian Post
Four More North Carolina Judges Resign Over Refusal To Conduct Same-Sex
Christian Post
All six magistrates, Kallam, Breedlove, Bill Stevenson (Gaston County), Tommy Holland (Graham County), Gayle Myrick (Union County) and Jeff Powell (Jackson County) say they are waiting on God to give them direction in starting the next phases of their …

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Great Smoky Mountains Dog Attack – WLOS


Asheville Citizen-Times
Great Smoky Mountains Dog Attack
WLOS
A Graham County Sheriff's Deputy says hunting dogs don't usually attack people or pets. He calls this a horrible accident, but, he also warns that hikers may run into a situation where hunting dogs can chase large game, like bears, through campsites.
No charges in hunting dog attack in Graham forestAsheville Citizen-Times

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September jobless numbers improve in area – New Bern Sun Journal


Burlington Times News
September jobless numbers improve in area
New Bern Sun Journal
That compares to an 8.1 percent rate in August, and an 8.1 percent unemployment rate for September 2013, a decline of 1.2 percentage points, according to the N.C. Department of Commerce, Labor and Economic Analysis Division. Jones County also saw an
County unemployment rate drops in SeptemberBlueRidgeNow.com
County unemployment rate drops below state averageBurlington Times News
Unemployment rates decrease in areaJacksonville Daily News
Ansonrecord
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NC magistrates resign over gay marriage rulings – Charlotte Observer


Charlotte Observer
NC magistrates resign over gay marriage rulings
Charlotte Observer
He was a magistrate in Graham County, on the Tennessee line, and also earned about $52,000 a year. He, too, is Baptist. Holland, 58, said the decision to leave was tough, but simple. The county's three magistrates received a state memo detailing the

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Economic growth in Robbinsville hidden among NC mountains – WRAL.com


WRAL.com
Economic growth in Robbinsville hidden among NC mountains
WRAL.com
Robbinsville, N.C. — While North Carolina's unemployment rate has dropped in recent years from its double-digit highs during the depths of the recession, some communities are still struggling. Graham County in the southwest corner of the state, for

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