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  Buncombe County, North Carolina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1833 parts of Burke County and Buncombe County were combined to form Yancey County, and in 1838 the southern part of what was left of Buncombe County became Henderson County.
Buncombe County is a member of the Land-of-Sky Regional Council of governments.
In the county the population is spread out with 21.90% under the age of 18, 8.60% from 18 to 24, 29.30% from 25 to 44, 24.80% from 45 to 64, and 15.40% who are 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Buncombe_County,_North_Carolina   (599 words)

  
 Haywood County, North Carolina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The county was formed in 1808 from the western part of Buncombe County.
In the county the population is spread out with 20.80% under the age of 18, 6.20% from 18 to 24, 26.90% from 25 to 44, 27.10% from 45 to 64, and 19.00% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county is $33,922, and the median income for a family is $40,438.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Haywood_County,_North_Carolina   (526 words)

  
 Buncombe County Medical Society   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Buncombe County Medical Society's paramount concern throughout its 119 years of operation has been the availability of quality medical care and services to the people of Buncombe County.
Buncombe County Medical Society Corporation is a 501(c)6 organization and a chartered component medical society of the NC Medical Society and the AMA.
Buncombe County, North Carolina and to engage in activities that will improve the conditions for the practice of medicine in the area.
www.bcmswnc.org   (252 words)

  
 Buncombe County Public Schools :: Expanding Educational Horizons
The Governor's School of North Carolina is the oldest statewide summer residential program for intellectually gifted high school students in the nation.
The Buncombe County school district continues to rank among the top five in North Carolina in average SAT scores.
Buncombe County ranks second in the state among school systems with more than two high schools.
www.buncombe.k12.nc.us   (719 words)

  
 Smith-McDowell House Museum - Early Settlement of Buncombe County
In the Proclamation of 1763, King George set-aside the land west of the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina to the Cherokee and prohibited the entry of white settlers.
The greatest benefit to Buncombe farmers was the enormous demand for corn to feed the droves of animals.
With two Buncombe County natives elected as Governor of North Carolina, Asheville was on the verge of becoming a center not just for Western North Carolina, but also for the State of North Carolina.
www.wnchistory.org /museum/droversroad.htm   (3922 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Buncombe County, N.C.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
U.S. Representative from North Carolina, 1919-29, 1931-47 (10th District 1919-29, 1931-33, 11th District 1933-43, 12th District 1943-47).
Representative from North Carolina in the Confederate Congress, 1862-64.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/NC/BU.html   (949 words)

  
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John and Elizabeth Goldsmith bought land in Buncombe County, North Carolina sometime in the 1820's with the intent to homestead.
Since John was buried in South Carolina, there is some question regarding whether he and Elizabeth both moved to North Carolina, or if she and the children moved after his death.
The Antioch Cemetery, Barnardsville, Buncombe County, North Carolina.
www.geocities.com /faulconj/LinkJohnGoldsmith.htm   (1660 words)

  
 The Rays of Yancey County, North Carolina
Amos was born in Buncombe County, North Carolina on 15 November, 1802.
Yancey County Court dropped the suit against the other bondsmen whose politics suited them better, and then gave judgement against Joseph L. Ray who was an innocent purchaser of this portion from his father’s estate.
She was born in either Stokes or Buncombe County, North Carolina around 1804.
members.aol.com /praycer/yancey.html   (1524 words)

  
 All known relatives of Bill & Donna Petty - pafg327 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Absalom Anderson Dillingham [Parents] was born on 11 Jun 1827 in Buncombe County, North Carolina.
Thomas Foster Dillingham [Parents] was born on 24 Jan 1802 in Buncombe County, North Carolina.
Mary Anderson [Parents] was born in 1812 in North Carolina.
www.wcpetty.net /Genealogy/bill&donn/pafg327.htm   (405 words)

  
 Asheville USA & West Carolina History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The area includes all of western North Carolina and parts of eastern Tennessee.  History Appalachian Summit:  a documentary history is a work in progress.
Buncombe County rests in a central area of a high plateau bordered by the Blue Ridge, Great Craggies and Black Mountains on the east and the Great Smokies chain of the Appalachians on the west.
Before it was called Haywood Road, it was part of the Western Turnpike that ran from Salisbury, North Carolina to the Georgia state line in Cherokee County.
www.justasheville.com /history.html   (2088 words)

  
 Buncombe County, North Carolina Selects Accela Wireless to Implement Mobile Government Services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Department is responsible for maintaining orderly and responsible growth by developing and enforcing ordinances, policies, and procedures relating to the use of land.
Buncombe County has been using Accela for several years to centralize and automate its land and permit management activities.
The County is one of several jurisdictions in North Carolina who are also utilizing Accela's e-government solutions.
www.tmcnet.com /scripts/print-page.aspx?PagePrint=http://www.tmcnet.com/usubmit/2005/jan/1104580.htm   (453 words)

  
 Buncombe, North Carolina NCGenWeb Site
Counties where birth and deaths occurred kept a duplicate copy of the information sent to the state.
Surviving marriage bonds, are in the North Carolina State Archives.
The Buncombe County Register of Deeds has birth records and death from 1913, and marriage records from 1891.
www.rootsweb.com /~ncbuncom   (604 words)

  
 Beaver Lake, Buncombe County, North Carolina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Davidson River, North Carolina, FS Road 475 to Sycamore Flats, 23 miles away, class I-II, 5 miles long.
Rocky Broad River, North Carolina, Bridge at Flat Creek Road to Bridge at US Route 64, 22 miles away, class IV-V, 3.6 miles long.
North Saluda River, South Carolina, Trail to North Saluda Reservoir, 30 miles away, class IV(V), 1.3 miles long.
www.goingoutside.com /lake/106/1068136_Beaver_Lake_North_Carolina.html   (2545 words)

  
 FFHA: Restrictive Covenants
The North Carolina Planned Community Act (1998-199,s.1.) §§ 47F-1-101, et seq., (sometimes referred to as Planned Community Act") is a statute that sets standards, guidelines and rules for private developments (“planned communities”) in North Carolina.
The act was passed by the North Carolina legislature in 1998 and went into effect on January 1, 1999.
The Association shall put in place such insurance coverage as is specified in the Bylaws and as is required by the statutes of the State of North Carolina, including § 47F, the Planned Community Act, and § 55A, The Non-profit Corporation Act.
www.fairviewforest.com /covenants.html   (5061 words)

  
 Buncombe County Republicans
Jim Black: FBI probe is political (The subpoenas come as other controversies swirl over Black and North Carolina's new lottery.
Thursday, January 12, 2006, Buncombe County Republican Women's Club will meet at the Corner Stone Restaurant on Tunnel Road at 11:30 a.m.
This site is paid for by the Buncombe County Republican Party and is not authorized by any candidate or candidate's committee.
www.buncombegop.org   (1595 words)

  
 Buncombe County Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Buncombe County, North Carolina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Browse Homes.com for North Carolina homes for sale, North Carolina Real Estate Agents or real estate agents, plus North Carolina apartments and houses for rent.
Then contact any of the North Carolina Real Estate Agents for professional assistance finding your North Carolina area home.
Click on the Buncombe cities that you are interested in or search all Real Estate in Buncombe County:
www.homes.com /Real_Estate/NC/County/BUNCOMBE   (322 words)

  
 Lake Powhatan, Buncombe County, North Carolina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Davidson River, North Carolina, FS Road 475 to Sycamore Flats, 14 miles away, class I-II, 5 miles long.
Little River, North Carolina, Base of Triple Falls to Hooker Falls, 16 miles away, class III-IV, 1 miles long.
Swannanoa River, North Carolina, Main Bridge In Swannanoa to Azalea, 14 miles away, class I-II, 8.6 miles long.
www.goingoutside.com /lake/106/1069092_Lake_Powhatan_North_Carolina.html   (2082 words)

  
 Buncombe County Tax Services
The Tax Department lists, appraises and assesses all real and personal property in Buncombe County, and collects tax payments for Buncombe County and other taxing districts.
We are in located in Room 320 on the 3rd Floor of the Buncombe County Courthouse, 60 Court Plaza in downtown Asheville.
Buncombe County Government reserves the right to make changes at any time and without notice, and assumes no liability for damages incurred directly or indirectly as a result of errors, omissions or discrepancies.
www.buncombecounty.org /governing/depts/Tax   (231 words)

  
 Quality Forward : Improving Quality of Life for Asheville and Buncombe County, North Carolina
Every year the French Broad River Cleanup (part of the North Carolina wide Big Sweep) is held.
The Griffing Blvd. Rose Garden in North Asheville was about to be abandoned by Asheville around l980 and the neighbors adopted it and brought it back to its former glory with hundreds of roses, all cared for by the neighbors who collected donations for more plants and some of the maintenance.
There is a wide range of projects to reach out to everyone in Buncombe County who cares to be involved in improving their own environment.
www.qualityforward.org /history.html   (1087 words)

  
 Census Links - Buncombe
1800 Census Index, Buncombe County, North Carolina - From the Buncombe County, North Carolina GenWeb
1810 Census Index, Buncombe County, North Carolina - From the Buncombe County, North Carolina GenWeb
Buncombe Co., North Carolina Death Index - From the Western NC Genealogy Resource Center
censuslinks.com /index.php?t=sub_pages&cat=1958   (423 words)

  
 Asheville Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Buncombe County, North Carolina
Nestled in a lush valley and surrounded by the breathtaking Blue Ridge and Appalachian Mountains, Asheville is filled with natural and architectural beauty.
Asheville and the surrounding area is home to a number of public and private golf courses where lush fairways, bent grass greens and undulating terrain make the game enjoyable for all.
Nathan is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the North Carolina Association of Realtors and the Asheville Board of Realtors.
www.asheville-homesforsale.com   (898 words)

  
 Buncombe from LiveJournal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Don Yelton, a political activist who has twice tried to win election to the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners, is organizing the protest.
He said Black, a Mecklenburg County Democrat, is a big part of the lack of accountability in the legislature, citing among other things...
During a debate in Congress, the county's representative, Felix Walker, delivered a seemingly endless speech which many present felt to be meaningless and irrelevant, but the congressman refused to stop...
www.ljseek.com /search/Buncombe   (634 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Enka, North Carolina (NC) (Buncombe County) - (unincorporated village) - Facts and Information
Buncombe County, North Carolina (NC), United States, North America
Capital city or county seat is shown by the symbol
Columbia Gazetteer of North America Copyright © 2000, Columbia University Press.
reference.allrefer.com /gazetteer/E/E02653-enka.html   (129 words)

  
 Biffle family group sheets: Adam Biffle and Catherine Henckel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
On October 23, 1782, Adam was granted land located in Sullivan County "on the south bank of the Holston River" near Kingsport, Tennessee.
On August 7, 1778, Adam took the oath of alligence to the state of North Carolina.
In 1785 he (Paul Henkel) began making annual tours to North Carolina, "on account of the destitute condition of the Lutheran people there, among whom were relatives of his who urged him to come and help them..." On the tour of 1787, his wife when with him, after intrusting their three small children to relatives.
www.biffle.org /fgs-adambiffle.html   (335 words)

  
 What is the suspected chronology of the family of J4-Henry Lance?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Son J41-Martin Lance is born in Pendleton County, South Carolina.
Henry and his family show in the 1800 Buncombe County census near the families of his uncle P-Peter Lentz, Sr.
Henry is issued the 100 acres in Buncombe County, North Carolina
thelances.org /roots/FAQJames4.htm   (371 words)

  
 Buncombe County, Asheville, North Carolina: Search Results
We are a service branch of the Division of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, offering professional expertise in historic resource management.
The purpose of this web site is to provide the residents of Buncombe and Haywood Counties with information related to air quality issues within Western North Carolina and beyond.
The International Network of Western Carolina (INWNC) represents organizations and institutions with an international focus that are located in the Western North Carolina.
www.main.nc.us /buncombe/skips/search.cgi?query=All+Areas   (788 words)

  
 Buncombe County, NC - Buncombe County, North Carolina - Population overview
Buncombe County, NC - Buncombe County, North Carolina - Population overview
North Carolina > All counties > Buncombe County
Note: Hispanic ethnicity is a separate data category from race.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/popInfo.php?locIndex=19143   (131 words)

  
 Linkpendium > Genealogy > USA > North Carolina > Buncombe County
Index to the Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Olivia Raney Library  Buncombe County Biographies
Buncombe County  North Carolina Cemetery Transcription and Photo Project
Buncombe County North Carolina Genealogy  Resources for Family History Research
www.linkpendium.com /genealogy/USA/NC/Buncombe   (347 words)

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