Yancey County, North Carolina Genealogy Guide2016-06-12T19:50:35+00:00

Yancey County, North Carolina Records

Yancey County, North Carolina (Map It) was created on 1833 from Buncombe and Burke. This county was named for Bartlett Yancey (1785–1828), a United States Congressman, Speaker of the North Carolina Senate, and early advocate for the North Carolina Public School System .

Yancey County is bordered by Mitchell County (northeast), McDowell County (southeast), Buncombe County (southwest), Madison County (west), Unicoi County, Tennessee (northwest) .

Yancey County Cities and Towns include Burnsville, Green Mountain, Swiss. A Map of Yancey County, North Carolina contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries. There is a collection of old Ohio maps at MapGeeks.org.

Yancey County Townships include Brush Creek, Burnsville, Cane River, Crabtree, Egypt, Green Mountain, Jacks Creek, Pensacola, Price's Creek, Ramseytown, and South Toe. View a Map of Yancey County Townships.

Yancey County, North Carolina Courthouse Records

Yancey County, North Carolina Courthouse
Yancey County, NC Courthouse


Old Yancey County Courthouse

The Yancey County Courthouse is located in Burnsville, North Carolina. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Yancey county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk. Also see the Yancey County Records in the North Carolina State Archives.

Yancey County, North Carolina Census Records

Yancey County, North Carolina Vital Records

Yancey County, North Carolina Resources

Yancey County, North Carolina External Links