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MISCELLANEOUS
GENEALOGY & HISTORY
RESOURCES FOR

UNION COUNTY,
NORTH CAROLINA

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Union County, NC was formed in 1842 from a union of
Anson and Mecklenburg Counties. Therefore, for records
prior to 1842, look to Anson County or Mecklenburg County.
Monroe is the county seat of Union County and was named
in honor of the 5th President of the U.S., James Monroe.

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UNION COUNTY, N.C. QUERIES


New Book: Blood and War at my Doorstep: North Carolina Civilians in the War Between the States
(mentions John Medlin, James Horan, and Hosea Little from Union County)

New Book: On Sherman's Trail: The Civil War's N.C. Climax (Mentions Union Co. and Anson Co.)

 

New Book about Union Co.: Inherit the Land Jim Crow Meets Miss Maggie's Will by Gene Stowe.


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When searching this site, remember to check for variations in spelling
such as Howie and Howey, Griffin and Griffen, Hagler and Haigler,
especially when looking for older records!
Most names have been transcribed as written,
even if different than the usual spelling.

MILITARY

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WWII and CAMP SUTTON (Union Co., NC)

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CIVIL WAR ~ VETERANS, ROSTERS & HISTORY

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MEXICAN WAR
-Veterans 
-1846 Newspaper Article about Union Co. Volunteers

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WAR OF 1812 MILITIA ROSTERS: 
-Anson County, NC
-Mecklenburg County, NC
-Also: a few War of 1812 Pensioners can be found HERE  

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REVOLUTIONARY WAR ~ VETERANS, ROSTERS & HISTORY

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PEOPLE & PLACES
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AFRICAN AMERICAN TIDBITS

APPRENTICE BONDS 1871-1900 

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BRANSON'S BUSINESS DIRECTORIES 1867-68, 1884, 1896

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CENSUS RESOURCES & LOOKUPS

COURT RECORDS (misc)

DEEDS

EARLY ESTATE RECORDS (1843+)

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MARRIAGES

MORTALITY SCHEDULE OF UNION COUNTY - 1860

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Mentioning people and places of Union County, Anson County, and surrounding areas, 1793-1956.

POORHOUSE RECORDS, 1850-1897 
ROAD WORK ORDERS - 1870

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SOLOMON SIMON'S STORE LEDGER 1831-1847 .

The area the store was in is now Union County, but was MECKLENBURG or 
ANSON COUNTY at the time. ~ MANY PEOPLE LISTED.

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TARHEELS WITH JESSE JAMES: Maybe YOUR ancestor rode with the Gang!!

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PRESIDENT ANDREW JACKSON: Union County's Most Famous Son.  

 

WILLS

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RESEARCH HELPERS

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UNION COUNTY RECORDS AVAILABLE AT THE N.C. ARCHIVES

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UNION COUNTY ADDRESSES & RESOURCES

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MAPS, MAPS and MORE MAPS!!!

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PHOTOGRAPHS, ETC.

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OLD PHOTOS OF PLACES IN UNION COUNTY

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OLD DOCUMENTS from UNION CO., NC 
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OLD PHOTOS OF PEOPLE FROM IN AND AROUND UNION CO. AND ANSON CO., NC  
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UNION COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA

Links to Other Sites on the Web

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 ANSON COUNTY, NC HISTORY & GENEALOGY RESOURCES 
STANLY COUNTY, NC HISTORY & GENEALOGY RESOURCES

MECKLENBURG CO, NC HISTORY & GENEALOGY RESOURCES

CABARRUS CO, NC HISTORY & GENEALOGY RESOURCES

OTHER HISTORY & GENEALOGY RESOURCES

 

 

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