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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

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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

Over $45000 damage done to local church, Andrews man arrested – WLOS


WLOS
Over $45000 damage done to local church, Andrews man arrested
WLOS
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — The first total solar eclipse to be seen over the continental United States in 38 years is only a month away. For Western North Carolina, it's been about 100 years since a total solar eclipse darkened the area. The upcoming




Suspect in custody after Robbinsville church vandalized, robbed – WLOS


WLOS
Suspect in custody after Robbinsville church vandalized, robbed
WLOS
ROBBINSVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — Investigators say an Andrews man broke into a Graham County church, vandalized and robbed it. Steven Hall, 31, is charged with three counts of felony possession of stolen goods, three counts of felony larceny, and felony …




Graham may lose ranking – Grahamstar

Graham may lose ranking
Grahamstar
Garland has expressed her concerns with the Graham County Board of Commissioners, North Carolina Association of County Commissioners Director Linda Millsaps, and State Representative Kevin Corbin. “One goal of the new approach is to compare …




Hundreds of NC alcohol permits expire soon. Is your favorite bar on the list? – Charlotte Observer


Charlotte Observer
Hundreds of NC alcohol permits expire soon. Is your favorite bar on the list?
Charlotte Observer
Local ABC boards are responsible for operating liquor and spirit stores in all but one North Carolina county (Graham County is a “dry” county). Profits from those government-run stores benefit local police, schools and municipal budgets, as well as




Macon pushes forward with broadband expansion – Smoky Mountain News

Macon pushes forward with broadband expansion
Smoky Mountain News
Keith Conover, a technical analyst for North Carolina's Broadband Infrastructure Office, told commissioners his job is to work with the 30 counties in the western part of the state to improve broadband services. His first recommendations are typically




Garland seeks total support – Grahamstar


Grahamstar
Garland seeks total support
Grahamstar
Before the meeting concluded, Garland praised her bosses: “I want to say, in all honesty, I am truly grateful for my board. I think we have one of the very best boards, if not in western North Carolina than in the entire state because you truly care

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