The Vital Records of Burke County
- Burke County records suffered destruction by vandals of the Union Army in 1865.
The effect was chaos for land owners and those attempting to determine relationships.
- Nevertheless many records were hidden for safe-keeping.
Others were reconstructed from affidavits and are given here.
Burke County records that can be
found in the NC State Archives in Raleigh.
Burke County Digital Library
BURKE COUNTY BIBLES
BURKE COUNTY BIOGRAPHIES
BURKE COUNTY CEMETERIES
BURKE COUNTY CENSUS RECORDS
BURKE COUNTY COURT RECORDS
BURKE COUNTY DEEDS & LAND GRANTS
BURKE COUNTY HISTORY
BURKE COUNTY LETTERS
BURKE COUNTY MARRIAGE RECORDS
BURKE COUNTY MILITARY PENSION RECORDS
BURKE COUNTY NEWSPAPER ARTICLES
BURKE COUNTY OBITUARIES
BURKE COUNTY PHOTOGRAPHS
BURKE COUNTY HERITAGE PHOTOGRAPHS
BURKE COUNTY POST CARDS  
BURKE COUNTY VITAL RECORDS
BURKE COUNTY WILLS & ESTATES
BURKE COUNTY COLLEGE YEARBOOKS
The above records have been contributed by folks like you. If you have any records, like the ones listed above, and would like to share them with others, please contact our archivist and read
How to Contribute Your Family Documents.
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BURKE COUNTY FORMATION
LAND GRANTS - A history of land surveying with the focus on BURKE COUNTY.
LAND RECORD Reference - presented by DirectLine Software (DeedMapper)
BURKE COUNTY Bastardy Bonds
BURKE COUNTY Federal Census 1790
BURKE COUNTY Federal Census 1800 (part 1)
BURKE COUNTY Federal Census 1800 (part 2)
BURKE COUNTY Federal Census Index 1810
BURKE COUNTY Federal Census Index 1820
BURKE COUNTY Federal Census Index 1830
BURKE COUNTY Federal Census Index 1840
BURKE COUNTY Federal Census Index 1850
For all other census' lookups, see the following list (subscription required)
BURKE COUNTY Marriage Bonds 1780-1868 (Ray Floyd-as printed)
Whisenant Family Cemetery (David Sutton)
BURKE COUNTY DEED - J. O. Whisnant, William Terry
1838 Indian Removal - North Carolina Regiment
BURKE COUNTY Obituary - Arthur Erwin
BURKE COUNTY Will - Arthur Erwin
BURKE COUNTY Petition to be included in Tryon County-January 23, 1779
BURKE COUNTY Early Election Petition (undated)
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