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Madison County
North Carolina

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Madison County, North Carolina
The county was formed in 1851 from parts of Buncombe County and Yancey County.
It was named for James Madison, fourth President of the United States (1809-1817).
Madison County is located deep in the Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina, and much of the county's terrain is rugged, heavily forested, and sparsely populated. The county's northern border is with the State of Tennessee. Madison County's largest river is the French Broad River, which flows north-northwest through the county, first past the county seat of Marshall, then past the resort town of Hot Springs.

Founded in 1856, Mars Hill is the oldest college in western North Carolina

The county seat is Marshall.

Cities and Towns
Hot Springs * Mars Hill * Marshall
 


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Madison County Data


Birth Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

History Topics

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Dec 2014:  some burials in Pritchard Cemet ery; obituaries for MERRELL, SHELTON, MASSIE, REED;  Marriage Announcement for FAGG-SMITH


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Buncombe County
Haywood County
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Unicoi Co., TN
Cocke Co., TN

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