Look for Your McDowell County, NC Family in the Surrounding Counties.

Genealogical Societies with contact information. You may find information on McDowell County, NC families at the following locations.

County NCWeb Site

Facility

Days/Hours

Location

Phone

Buncombe Old Buncombe Genealogical Society Mondays: 1p – 4:30pTuesday-Friday: 9:30 – 4:30pSaturday  10:00 AM – 1 PM 128 Bingham Road, Suite 700Asheville, NC 828.253-1894
Cleveland Broad River Genealogical Society, Inc. Open to public:

  • 2nd & 3rd Saturday every month – 9:00 a – 1:00 p.
  • 2nd & 3rd Monday every month – 12:00p. – 4:00 p.
  • Every Tuesday Evening – 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
PO Box 2261, Shelby, NC  28151Location:  1145 County Home Road, Shelby, NC
Henderson Reg. of Deeds M-F: 9-5 200 N. Grove St., Suite 129Hendersonville 828.697.4901
Henderson Gen. & Historical Society M-F: 10 – 4$3 fee/day 400 N. Main St.Hendersonville 828.693.1531
Lincoln West Lincoln Branch Library M: 10a – 8 pTu – Fri: 10a – 6 pSat: 10a – 1 p 5545 West Highway 27Vale, NC 28168 704.276.9946
Lincoln Gaston-Lincoln Regional Library System.Carolina Room M, Tu & Th: 10a – 9 p.m.W & Sa: 10a – 6pFr: 10a – 2p 1555 East Garrison Blvd.Gastonia, NC 704.868.2164
Lincoln The Lincoln County Historical Association Online at
Polk Reg. of Deeds M-F: 8:30 – 5 40 Courthouse St, Columbus, NC 828.894-8450
Rutherford Genealogical Society of Old Tryon M, T, Th, F: 9-2W: 9a – 8pSat: 9a -12n 319 Doggett Rd.Forest City 828.247.8700