Land Grants for Iredell and Rowan Counties 1753-1793
This is a database listing the early Granville land grants for Iredell and Rowan counties. Iredell formed out of Rowan County in 1788, so many land grant requests were originally documented in Rowan but were issued in Iredell. The scanned copies of these documents are available at the library and are filed as they are listed here in the Genealogical Society Room.
|Land Grants||Iredell County|
|Land Grants||Rowan County A-C|
|Land Grants||Rowan County D-L|
|Land Grants||Rowan County M-R|
|Land Grants||Rowan County S-Z|
Wills and Probates
Wills and Probates for Iredell County 1788-1915
The records in this section (the original will books) are not organized alphabetically or by subject which can be confusing. To help with this, our indexes have been put in alphabetical order by last name to make finding people easier. The library houses abstracts of these wills and the scanned originals are located the Genealogical Society Room. Copies can be requested through the library.
|Will Book I||Pages 1-217|
|Will Book I||Pages 218-436|
|Will Book IA||All Pages|
|Will Book II||Pages 1-128|
|Will Book II||Pages 129-324|
Family Files of Iredell County
This index shows the families represented in the Society's family files. Some of the information in these files will overlap with the family files in the Local History Room but these collections are separate from one another.
Church History Files
Church History Files for Iredell and Surrounding Counties
There is an abundance of church history in our county and in the state of North Carolina. This index documents the collection of information that the Society has accumulated in regards to local churches.
|Church History||Iredell County Churches|
|Church History||Non-Iredell Churches|
Local History Files
Local History Files for Iredell County
This index contains the files available that cover a wide range of topics in local history research. Just like with the family files, much of this information overlaps with the library's collection but they are separate collections.
|Local History||All Files|
|Historic Properties Commission||Properties|
|Historic Properties Commission||General/Administrative Information|
Maps, Surveys, and Blueprints
Maps, Surveys, and Blueprints
The Genealogical Society has a collection of documents that chronicle the development of Statesville and Iredell County. These maps, surveys, and blueprints are from the 1920s to the 1980s and consist of private and commercial properties.
|Maps, Surveys, and Blueprints||All Files|
Private Collections of Local Researchers
There have been many local historians and researchers who have helped document Statesville and Iredell County history throughout the years and they kept meticulous records of their research. These collections formed the basis of many newspaper articles and are full of important local family and historical information.
|P.F. Laugenour||Family Files|
|P.F. Laugenour||Local History Files|
|Mildred Miller||Family Files A-I|
|Mildred Miller||Family Files J-Z|
|Homer Keever||Family Files|
|Homer Keever||Local History Files|
|Witherspoon Family||All Files|
|Swann Papers||All Files|