Anders Family
David Asbel Anders with
Jim and Tina Smith Anders

US GenWeb Project

Rufus and Florence Hall Owen Family in 1947
Rufus and Florence Hall Owen and children

US GenWeb Archives Project


Transylvania County, NC 

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NC GenWeb


Cherokee Lands

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The Cherokee did have control over all of what is now Transylvania County.  The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians was formed long after Cherokee claims to our county had been given up - but their USGenWeb site still provides some helpful information.


Treaty Map of Indians, Royce's 1884


Transylvania Real Estate: Speculation of Cherokee Lands  - Article by Linda Hoxit Raxter from the 2002 Tuckasegee Valley Historical Review

Thomas Legion: The 69th North Carolina Regiment - by Matthew Parker

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