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Transcribed by Joseph Cook Black Mountain – Alma Thomas Allison, 97, entered into eternal rest on Thursday February 19, 2009. Alma was born June 30, 1911 to Aaron Clingman and Clara Silvers Thomas in Old Fort; moved to Ridgecrest in 1945 and had lived at Mountain Ridge Wellness Center since 2004. Mrs. Allison retired from […]
Kinston Free Press October 26, 1905 Chapter of Fatal Accident Asheville, Oct. 26. – Jas. PRATT and Mrs. Dan SHEHAN, of Marion, were run over by a passing train near Nebo, a station five miles from Marion, last night, and instantly killed. Few details of the accident have been received, but it is stated that […]
A few bible records relevant to McDowell County were submitted by volunteers and can be accessed at NCGenWeb Archives. If you would like to submit Bible records, Click Here.
Cemeteries are a treasure trove of information for the genealogist. Not only is there information on the names, spouses, military status, birth and death dates, you will find clues to extended family members by who may be buried in close proximity to your loved one. I have listed the cemeteries with information at the NC […]