CABARRUS COUNTY

Established in 1792 from Mecklenburg County.
Courthouse fire of 1874 resulted in the loss of a few court records.

                         ORIGINAL RECORDS

BONDS
	Apprentice Bonds, 1875-1901; 2 volumes.
	Bastardy Bonds and Records, 1869-1918; 1 Fibredex box.
COURT RECORDS
	County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions
		Minutes, 1793-1817, 1821-1867; 9 volumes.
		Appearance Dockets, 1821-1829, 1843-1868; 2 volumes.
		Execution Dockets, 1821-1868; 8 volumes.
		State Docket, 1797-1819; 1 volume.
		Trial and Appearance Docket, 1793-1808; 1 volume.
		Trial Dockets, 1821-1829, 1843-1868; 3 volumes.
	Superior Court
		Minutes, 1819-1943; 24 volumes.
		Appearance Docket, 1843-1869; 1 volume.
		Equity Minutes, 1846-1868; 1 volume.
		Execution Dockets, 1848-1868; 2 volumes.
		Judgment Dockets, 1869-1890; 5 volumes.
		Criminal Issues Dockets, 1869-1930; 7 volumes.
		Trial Docket, 1843-1868; 1 volume.
		Civil Issues Dockets, 1869-1930; 9 volumes.
		Nol. Pros. Docket, 1874-1888; 1 volume.
		Record of Fines, Penalties and Forfeitures, 1879-1912; 2 volumes.
		Civil Action Papers, 1824-1935; 12 Fibredex boxes.
		Civil Action Papers Concerning Land, 1856-1944; 4 Fibredex boxes.
		Criminal Action Papers, 1873-1923; 8 Fibredex boxes.
	Domestic Relations Court
		Clerk's Ledger, 1957-1960; 1 volume.
LAND RECORDS
	Deeds, 1821, 1869-1945; 4 Fibredex boxes.
	Attachments, Executions, Liens and Levies on Land, 1844-1925; 
		1 Fibredex box.
	Miscellaneous Land Records, 1818-1945; 1 Fibredex box.
	Record of Probate of Deeds, 1878-1891; 2 volumes.
	Record of Sale and Resale of Land, 1921-1940; 4 volumes.
ESTATES RECORDS
	Record of Accounts, 1875-1946; 9 volumes.
	Administrators' Bonds, 1875-1881; 1 volume.
	Appointment of Administrators, Executors, Guardians and Masters, 1868-
		1911; 1 volume.
	Record of Administrators and Guardians, 1881-1898; 1 volume.
	Record of Administrators, 1891-1939; 7 volumes.
	Record of Guardians, 1899-1943; 2 volumes.
	Estates Records, 1793-1953; 48 Fibredex boxes.
	Guardians' Records, 1847-1932, 1940, 1945; 6 Fibredex boxes.
	Guardians' Bonds, 1853-1882; 2 volumes.
	Record of Inventories, Accounts and Settlements, 1846-1868; 3 volumes.
	Record of Inventories and Accounts of Sale, 1869-1943; 6 volumes.
	Clerk's Receiver Accounts, 1915-1942; 2 volumes.
	Record of Settlements, 1869-1936; 9 volumes.
	Clerk's Receipt Book (Land Sales), 1861-1919; 1 volume.
MARRIAGE, DIVORCE AND VITAL STATISTICS
	Marriage Bonds, 1792-1868; 10 Fibredex boxes.
	Marriage Register, 1867-1905; 1 volume.
	Divorce Records, 1866, 1868, 1873-1930; 4 Fibredex boxes.
	Maiden Names of Divorced Women, 1938-1970; 1 volume.
	Disinterment/Reinterment Permits, 1977-1979; 1 manuscript box.
TAX AND FISCAL RECORDS
	Miscellaneous Tax Records, 1860-1921; 1 Fibredex box.
	Record of Poll Tax, 1902-1918; 1 volume.
WILLS
	Wills, 1794-1921; 12 Fibredex boxes.
MISCELLANEOUS RECORDS
	Alien Registration, 1927, 1940-1941; 1 volume.
	Declaration of Intent (to Become a Citizen), 1909-1921; 1 volume.
	Petitions for Naturalization, 1909-1921; 1 volume.
	County Accounts and Claims, 1850-1853;  [See Record of Appointment of 
		Road Overseers, 1837].
	Record of Elections, 1878-1920; 4 volumes.
	Permanent Registration of Voters, 1902-1908; 1 volume.
	Record of Magistrates and Notaries Public, 1902-1927; 2 volumes.
	Certificates of Registration, 1916-1966; 1 manuscript box.
	Record of Lunacy, 1900-1941; 2 volumes.
	Minutes and Roster, Confederate Veterans Association of Cabarras County, 
		1895, 1897; 1 volume.
	Record of Soldiers in World War I, 1917-1919; 1 volume.
	Orders and Decrees, 1868-1899; 4 volumes.
	Special Proceedings Dockets, 1875-1914; 2 volumes.
	Clerk's Minute Docket (Special Proceedings), 1884-1893; 1 volume.
	Record of Pensions, 1919-1940; 1 volume.
	Record of Appointment of Road Overseers, 1837; 1 volume.
	Railroad Records, 1869-1924; 3 Fibredex boxes.
	Miscellaneous Records, 1794-1945; 2 Fibredex boxes.
	Drainage Record, 1911-1939; 1 volume.
	Records of Assignees, Trustees and Receivers, 1854-1928; 3 Fibredex boxes.
	Record of Receivers, 1915-1917; 1 volume.

                         MICROFILM RECORDS

BONDS
	Apprentice Bonds, 1875-1901; 1 reel.
CORPORATIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS
	Record of Corporations, 1885-1965; 2 reels.
	Record of Partnerships, 1917-1965; 1 reel.
	Index to Partnerships, Corporations and Assumed Names, 1899-1982; 1 reel.
COURT RECORDS
	County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions
		Minutes, 1793-1817, 1828-1867; 6 reels.
	Superior Court
		Minutes, 1819-1954; 16 reels.
		Equity Minutes, 1846-1868; 1 reel.
		Index to Minutes, Civil, Plaintiff, 1819-1970; 2 reels.
		Index to Minutes, Civil and Criminal, Defendant, 1819-1970; 3 reels.
		Index to Judgments, Plaintiff, 1898-1970; 2 reels.
		Index to Judgments, Defendant, 1898-1970; 2 reels.
ELECTION RECORDS
	Record of Elections, 1878-1972; 1 reel.
	Voter Registration Lists (by Township), 1902-1908; 1 reel.
ESTATES RECORDS
	Record of Estates, 1846-1869; 1 reel.
	Record of Accounts, 1875-1965; 8 reels.
	Accounts of Sale of Estates, 1869-1894; 1 reel.
	Administrators' Bonds, 1875-1881; 1 reel.
	Record of Administrators, 1891-1966; 8 reels.
	Administrator and Guardian Proceedings, 1881-1899; 1 reel.
	Appointment of Executors, 1868-1911; 1 reel.
	Record of Executors, 1926-1966; 2 reels.
	Guardians' Bonds, 1853-1867, 1875-1882, 1899-1924; 1 reel.
	Record of Guardians, 1924-1970; Appointment of Trustees Under Wills, 
		1941-1970; 3 reels.
	Record of Receivership of Minors' Accounts, 1918-1922, 1931-1966; 1 reel.
	Record of Widows' Year's Support, 1946-1962; 1 reel.
	Inheritance Tax Records, 1923-1966; 2 reels.
	Record of Estates Not Exceeding $300, 1929-1966; 1 reel.
	Record of Inventories and Accounts of Sale, 1869-1965; 3 reels.
	Record of Settlements, 1846-1965; 12 reels.
	Index to Final Accounts: Administrators, Executors and Guardians, 1846-
		1970; 2 reels.
	Index to Final Accounts: Wards, 1846-1970; 3 reels.
LAND RECORDS
	Record of Deeds, 1784-1962; 120 reels.
	Index to Deeds, Grantor and Grantee, 1792-1891; 1 reel.
	Index to Deeds, Grantor, 1892-1967; 12 reels.
	Index to Deeds, Grantee, 1892-1967; 12 reels.
	Registration of Titles, 1914-1923; 1 reel.
	Plats, 1914-1923, 1933-1964; 3 reels.
	Index to Plats, 1894-1964; 1 reel.
	Record of Resale of Land Under Mortgagees and Trustees, 1921-1966; 
		3 reels.
MARRIAGE, DIVORCE AND VITAL STATISTICS
	Marriage Bonds, 1792-1868; 7 reels.
	Marriage Licenses, 1864-1965; 13 reels.
	Marriage Registers, 1867-1982; 3 reels.
	Maiden Names of Divorced Women, 1938-1966; 1 reel.
	Index to Births, 1914-1981; 3 reels.
	Index to Deaths, 1913-1981; 3 reels.
	Index to Delayed Births, various years; 1 reel.
MILITARY AND PENSION RECORDS
	Record of Pensions, 1889-1940; 1 reel.
	Record of Armed Forces Discharges, 1917-1982; 16 reels.
	Index to Armed Forces Discharges, 1917-1982; 1 reel.
	Minutes, Eleventh Company, N. C. Reserve Militia, 1909-1915; 1 reel.
MISCELLANEOUS RECORDS
	Alien Registration, 1921, 1940-1941; 1 reel.
	Record of Naturalization, 1918-1921; 1 reel.
	Record of Lunacy, 1899-1946; 1 reel.
	Orders and Decrees, 1868-1957; 14 reels.
	Index to Special Proceedings, Plaintiff, 1868-1970; 2 reels.
	Index to Special Proceedings, Defendant, 1868-1970; 2 reels.
	Appointment of Receivers, 1915-1917; 1 reel.
OFFICIALS, COUNTY
	Minutes, Board of County Commissioners, 1868-1961; 7 reels.
SCHOOL RECORDS
	Minutes, Board of Superintendents of Common Schools, 1841-1885; 1 reel.
	Minutes, County Board of Education, 1885-1966; 2 reels.
	Common School Register, 1857-1903; 1 reel.
	Records of Association of Teachers, 1901-1915; 1 reel.
TAX AND FISCAL RECORDS
	Tax Lists, 1881-1884; 1 reel.
	Tax Scrolls, 1872-1900, 1905, 1915; 7 reels.
	Board of Assessors, Record of Assessment List, 1860, 1863-1868; 1 reel.
WILLS
	Record of Wills, 1798-1958; 4 reels.
	Index to Wills, Devisor, 1794-1970; 1 reel.
	Index to Wills, Devisee, 1794-1970; 1 reel.

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