Genealogy and History
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy
This county is available for adoption.
Email your transcribed data to me
and I'll take care of putting it online.
We're looking for folks who share our desire to put data online and are
interested in helping this project be as successful as we can make it.
If you are interested joining our group as County Host for this website, or any of our websites, view our
Volunteer Information page. A desire to transcribe data and know-how to make a basic webpage is required.
In the meantime, we'd be very happy to accept any data you'd care
to contribute and would like to see displayed on this site. We're looking for birth/death/marriage
records, obituaries, cemetery headstone readings, biographies, county histories, census data, pensions and other
WE REGRET THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO DO PERSONAL RESEARCH FOR
All data we come across will be added to this website, so please keep checking back.
Macon County was founded in 1842. It was named in
honor of Nathaniel Macon from North Carolina. He served as representative in Congress, 1791-1815; speaker of the
House of Representatives, 1801-1807; senator from North Carolina 1815-1828; President pro tempore of the Senate