MADISON COUNTY

Established in 1851 from Buncombe and Yancey counties.

                                ORIGINAL RECORDS

BONDS
	Apprentice Bonds, 1874-1914; 1 volume.
	Apprentice Bonds and Records, 1851-1907; Bastardy Bonds and Records, 
		1851-1910; 1 Fibredex box.
	Bastardy Bonds, 1874-1910; 1 volume.
	Officials' Bonds, 1851-1894; 1 Fibredex box.
COURT RECORDS
	County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions
		Minutes, 1865-1868; 1 volume.
		Appearance Docket, 1852-1867; 1 volume.
		Execution Docket, 1863-1868; 1 volume.
	Superior Court
		Minutes, 1851-1913; 11 volumes.
		Civil Action Papers, 1837-1925; 13 Fibredex boxes.
		Civil Action Papers Concerning Land, 1856-1940; 8 Fibredex boxes.
		Criminal Action Papers, 1849-1936; 12 Fibredex boxes.
	Inferior Court
		Minutes, 1883-1888, 1894-1895; 1 volume.
	Circuit Criminal Court/Western District Criminal Court
		Minutes, 1895-1900; 1 volume [see also Minute Docket, Superior Court].
LAND RECORDS
	Record of Deeds, 1851-1858, 1862-1891; 2 volumes.
	Ejectments, 1851-1907; 1 Fibredex box.
	Attachments, Executions, Liens and Levies on Land, 1851-1932; 1 Fibredex 
		box.
	Probate of Deeds, 1894-1902; 1 volume.
	Miscellaneous Land Records, 1817-1932; 1 Fibredex box.
ESTATES RECORDS
	Record of Estates, 1852-1862; 1 volume.
	Record of Accounts, 1873-1909; 1 volume.
	Administrators' Bonds, 1874-1904; 2 volumes.
	Appointment of Administrators, Executors, Guardians and Masters, 1868-
		1913; 1 volume.
	Estates Records, 1833, 1851-1943; 37 Fibredex boxes.
	Guardians' Records, 1855-1928; 5 Fibredex boxes.
	Guardians' Bonds, 1874-1896; 2 volumes.
MARRIAGE, DIVORCE AND VITAL STATISTICS
	Marriage Bonds, 1851-1868; 3 Fibredex boxes.
	Marriage Licenses, 1868-1945, 1956; 33 Fibredex boxes.
	Marriage Register, 1862-1895; 1 volume.
	Divorce Records, 1854-1926; 6 Fibredex boxes.
WILLS
	Wills, 1851-1915; 2 Fibredex boxes.
MISCELLANEOUS RECORDS
	Record of Elections, 1878-1914, 1928-1936; 4 volumes.
	Voter Registration Books, 1932-1964; 22 volumes.
	Insolvents and Homestead and Personal Property Exemptions, 1852-1916;
		1 Fibredex box.
	Minutes, County Highway Commission, 1915-1919; 2 volumes.
	Road Reports and Records, 1854-1937; Railroad Records, 1855-1907;
		1 Fibredex box.
	Miscellaneous Records, 1851-1932; 4 Fibredex boxes.
	Records of Assignees, Receivers and Trustees, 1851-1913; 1 Fibredex box.
CRX
	Marriage Licenses, 1873, 1884, 1929; 2 folders.
	School Fund Ledger, 1882-1891; 1 volume.

                               MICROFILM RECORDS

BONDS
	Apprentice Bonds, 1874-1914; 1 reel.
	Record of Officials' Bonds, 1894-1969; 1 reel.
CORPORATIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS
	Record of Corporations, 1890-1969; 1 reel.
COURT RECORDS
	Superior Court
		Minutes, 1851-1900; 4 reels.
		Minutes, Civil, 1900-1958; 4 reels.
		Minutes, Criminal, 1899-1955; 5 reels.
ELECTION RECORDS
	Record of Elections, 1878-1968; 1 reel.
ESTATES RECORDS
	Record of Accounts, 1873-1968; 4 reels.
	Administrators' Bonds, 1874-1904; 1 reel.
	Appointment of Administrators, Executors and Guardians, 1868-1913; 1 reel.
	Record of Administrators, 1904-1968; 2 reels.
	Appointment and Record of Executors, 1914-1968; 1 reel.
	Guardians' Bonds, 1874-1892, 1917-1968; 1 reel.
	Record of Guardians, 1904-1968; 2 reels.
	Accounts of Indigent Orphans, 1911-1915; 1 reel.
	Inheritance Tax Records, 1924-1968; 1 reel.
	Inventory Docket, 1852-1862; 1 reel.
	Record of Settlements, 1868-1968; 3 reels.
	Index to Administrators and Executors, 1851-1968; 1 reel.
	Cross Index to Guardians, 1851-1968; 1 reel.
	Index to Estates, 1968-1969; 1 reel.
LAND RECORDS
	Record of Deeds, 1851-1967; 55 reels.
	Index to Real Estate Conveyances, Grantor, 1851-1969; 4 reels.
	Index to Real Estate Conveyances, Grantee, 1851-1969; 4 reels.
	Record of Resale of Land by Trustees and Mortgagees, 1923-1969; 1 reel.
MARRIAGE, DIVORCE AND VITAL STATISTICS
	Marriage Bonds, 1851-1868; 3 reels.
	Marriage Registers, 1851-1966; 1 reel.
	Maiden Names of Divorced Women, 1939-1967; 1 reel.
	Index to Births, 1913-1993; 2 reels.
	Index to Deaths, 1913-1993; 1 reel.
	Index to Delayed Births, various years; 1 reel.
MILITARY AND PENSION RECORDS
	Record of Armed Forces Discharges, 1917-1994; 4 reels.
MISCELLANEOUS RECORDS
	Orders and Decrees, 1868-1928; 1 reel.
	Special Proceedings, 1883-1968; 8 reels.
	Index to Special Proceedings, 1899-1969; 1 reel.
OFFICIALS, COUNTY
	Minutes, Board of County Commissioners, 1872-1943; 4 reels.
WILLS
	Record of Wills, 1851-1968; 2 reels.
	Cross Index to Wills, 1851-1969; 1 reel.



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