Buncombe County, North Carolina Records

Buncombe County, North Carolina (Map It) was created on December 5, 1791 from Burke County and Rutherford County. This county was named for Edward Buncombe, a Revolutionary soldier, who was wounded and captured at the Battle of Germantown, and died a paroled prisoner in Philadelphia.

Buncombe County is bordered by Madison County (north), Yancey County (northeast), McDowell County (east), Rutherford County (southeast), Henderson County (south), Haywood County (west).

Buncombe County Cities and Towns include Asheville, Biltmore Forest, Black Mountain, Montreat, Weaverville, Woodfin. A Map of Buncombe 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.

Buncombe County Townships include Asheville, Avery Creek, Black Mountain, Broad River, Fairview, Flat Creek, French Broad, Ivy, Leicester, Limestone, Lower Hominy, Reems Creek, Sandy Mush, Swannanoa, and Upper Hominy. View a Map of Buncombe County Townships.

Buncombe County, North Carolina Courthouse Records

Buncombe County, North Carolina Courthouse
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Buncombe County, NC Courthouse

The Buncombe County Courthouse is located in Asheville, 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 Buncombe 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 Buncombe County Records in the North Carolina State Archives. The County Courthouse was destroyed in 1830 and 1865 by fire, 1800 and 1893 by fire, some early records were destroyed.

Buncombe County, North Carolina Census Records

Buncombe County, North Carolina Vital Records

Buncombe County, North Carolina Resources

Buncombe County, North Carolina External Links

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