UNION COUNTY

Established in 1842 from Anson and Mecklenburg counties.
A few of the court records are missing; reason unknown.

                                ORIGINAL RECORDS

BONDS
	Apprentice Bonds, 1871-1910; 1 manuscript box.
	Bastardy Bonds, 1871-1882; 1 volume.
COURT RECORDS
	County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions
		Minutes, 1843-1868; 5 volumes.
		Appearance Docket, 1843-1868; 1 volume.
		Execution Dockets, 1843-1868; 7 volumes.
		State Dockets, 1843-1868; 2 volumes.
		Trial Dockets, 1843-1868; 3 volumes.
	Superior Court
		Minutes, 1844-1969; 38 volumes.
		Equity Minutes, 1843-1868; 1 volume.
		Equity Execution Docket, 1847-1868; 1 volume.
		Equity Trial Docket, 1844-1868; 1 volume.
		Appearance Docket, 1844-1870; 1 volume.
		Summons Docket, 1870-1912; 1 volume.
		Execution Dockets, 1844-1862, 1868-1870; 5 volumes.
		Judgment Dockets, 1888-1951; 16 volumes.
		State Docket, 1844-1869; 1 volume.
		Criminal Docket, 1869-1968; 11 volumes.
		Trial Dockets, 1844-1878; 2 volumes.
		Civil Issue Dockets, 1879-1968; 5 volumes.
		Cross Index to Judgments, 1868-1923; 4 volumes.
		Civil Action Papers, 1843-1969; 40 Fibredex boxes.
		Civil Action Papers Concerning Land, 1853-1968; 23 Fibredex boxes.
		Civil Action Papers Concerning Mines, 1844-1967; 3 Fibredex boxes.
		Criminal Action Papers, 1844-1965; 1 Fibredex box.
	Recorder's Court
		Minutes, 1909-1922; 3 volumes.
		Judgment Docket, 1907-1922; 5 volumes.
	Justice's Court
		Judgment Docket, 1876-1894; 1 volume.
LAND RECORDS
	Ejectments, 1848-1965; 1 Fibredex box.
	Partitions and Sales of Land, 1869-1969; 6 Fibredex boxes.
	Tax Suit Judgment Docket, 1935-1936; 1 volume.
	Record of Land Sold for Taxes, 1936; 1 volume.
	Record of Probate, 1852-1881; 2 volumes.
	Attachments, Executions, Liens and Levies on Land, 1844-1968;
		5 Fibredex boxes.
	Miscellaneous Land Records, 1796-1964; 1 Fibredex box.
	Record of Sale and Resale of Land, 1916-1942; 5 volumes.
ESTATES RECORDS
	Record of Estates, 1843-1870; 7 volumes.
	Record of Accounts, 1868-1969; 22 volumes.
	Administrators' Bonds, 1871-1909; 6 volumes.
	Appointment of Administrators, Executors, Masters and Guardians, 
		1868-1896, 1907; 1 volume.
	Record of Administrators and Executors, 1908-1940; 6 volumes.
	Record of Administrators, 1871-1880, 1936-1968; 7 volumes.
	Cross Index of Executors and Administrators, 1871-1916; 1 volume.
	Record of Executors, 1940-1968; 3 volumes.
	Record of Guardians, 1908-1968; 4 volumes.
	Cross Index to Guardians and Wards, 1871-1915; 1 volume.
	Estates Records, 1818-1969; 236 Fibredex boxes.
	Guardians' Records, 1846-1968; 38 Fibredex boxes.
	Guardians' Bonds, 1871-1910; 3 volumes.
	Inheritance Tax Record, 1923-1972; 4 volumes.
	Record of Amounts Paid to Indigent Children, 1926-1953; 1 volume.
	Record of Settlements, 1869-1970; 20 volumes.
	Index to Record of Estates, [1855-1870]; 1 volume.
MARRIAGE, DIVORCE AND VITAL STATISTICS
	Divorce Records, 1865-1968; 46 Fibredex boxes.
TAX AND FISCAL RECORDS
	Lists of Taxables, 1842-1853; 2 volumes.
WILLS
	Wills, 1837-1968, 1977, 1978; 56 Fibredex boxes.
	Record of Wills, 1843-1968; 12 volumes.
	Cross Index to Wills, 1843-1932; 1 volume.
MISCELLANEOUS RECORDS
	Alien Registration Record, 1927, 1940; 1 volume.
	Record of Declaration of Intent (to Become a Citizen), 1915-1928; 1 volume.
	Petitions for Naturalization, 1914-1928; 1 volume.
	Partnership Records, 1914-1960; 1 volume.
	Settlement of County Accounts, Committee of Finance, 1850-1873; 1 volume.
	Record of Elections, 1878-1900, 1924-1968; 4 volumes.
	Permanent Roll of Registered Voters, 1902; 1 volume.
	Record of Lunacy, 1899-1968; 5 volumes.
	Register of Confederate and World War I Veterans, 1903, 1933; 1 volume.
	Orders and Decrees, 1870-1948; 17 volumes.
	Special Proceedings Docket, 1887-1918; 1 volume.
	Judgment Docket, Special Proceedings and Ex Parte, 1927-1968; 2 volumes.
	Special Proceedings and Ex Parte, 1917-1968; 5 volumes.
	Confederate Pension Records, 1921-1970; 1 volume.
	Road Docket, 1849-1868, 1877-1879; 1 volume.
	Road and Bridge Records, 1848-1959; 1 Fibredex box.
	Railroad Records, 1875-1968; 6 Fibredex boxes.
	School Records, 1896-1959; 1 Fibredex box.
	Minutes and Accounts, Wardens of the Poor, 1858-1881; 1 volume.
	Miscellaneous Records, 1844-1967; 3 Fibredex boxes.
	Records of Assignees, Trustees and Receivers, 1883-1974; 6 Fibredex boxes.
	Record of Receivers, 1927-1941; 1 volume.

                               MICROFILM RECORDS

BONDS
	Apprentice Bonds, 1871-1882; 1 reel.
	Officials' Bonds, 1872-1892; 1 reel.
CORPORATIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS
	Record of Corporations, 1885-1971; 4 reels.
	Record of Partnerships and Assumed Names, 1913-1947; 1 reel.
	Record of Limited Partnerships, 1944-1974; 1 reel.
COURT RECORDS
	County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions
		Minutes, 1843-1868; 3 reels.
	Superior Court
		Minutes, 1858-1863, 1895-1961; 15 reels.
		Equity Minutes, 1843-1865; 1 reel.
		Index to Civil Actions, 1932-1961; 1 reel.
		Index to Judgments, Plaintiff, 1917-1960; 1 reel.
		Index to Judgments, Defendant, 1917-1960; 1 reel.
ELECTION RECORDS
	Record of Elections, 1878-1968; 2 reels.
	Permanent Registrations, 1902-1908; 1 reel.
ESTATES RECORDS
	Record of Estates, 1841-1876; 4 reels.
	Record of Accounts, 1868-1967; 11 reels.
	Accounts and Sales of Estates, 1916-1962; 3 reels.
	Administrators' Bonds, 1871-1909; 2 reels.
	Record of Administrators, Executors and Guardians, 1908-1968; 10 reels.
	Appointment of Executors, 1868-1907; 1 reel.
	Record of Executors and Guardians, 1940-1968; 2 reels.
	Guardians' Bonds, 1871-1910; 1 reel.
	Record of Guardians, 1908-1968; 3 reels.
	Record of Amounts Paid for Indigent Children, 1926-1953; 1 reel.
	Inheritance Tax Records, 1923-1972; 3 reels.
	Record of Settlements, 1867-1970; 13 reels.
	Index to Administrators and Executors, 1872-1914; 1 reel.
LAND RECORDS
	Record of Deeds, 1843-1958; 97 reels.
	Index to Deeds, Grantor, 1842-1972; 6 reels.
	Index to Deeds, Grantee, 1842-1972; 6 reels.
	Record of Land Sold for Taxes, 1930-1934; 2 reels.
MARRIAGE, DIVORCE AND VITAL STATISTICS
	Marriage Bonds and Certificates, 1843-1871; 2 reels.
	Marriage Licenses, 1872-1967; 12 reels.
	Marriage Registers, 1843-1938; 2 reels.
	Index to Marriage Registers, 1843-1965; 4 reels.
	Maiden Names of Divorced Women, 1938-1968; 1 reel.
	Index to Births, 1913-1971; 3 reels.
	Index to Deaths, 1913-1981; 2 reels.
	Index to Delayed Births, various years; 1 reel.
MILITARY AND PENSION RECORDS
	Record of Armed Forces Discharges, 1918-1982; 7 reels.
	Index to Armed Forces Discharges, 1918-1982; 1 reel.
	Register of Confederate Soldiers of Monroe, 1903-1933; 1 reel.
	Roster of Confederate and Revolutionary Soldiers, 1958; 1 reel.
MISCELLANEOUS RECORDS
	Alien Registration Records, 1924-1940; 1 reel.
	Record of Naturalization, 1914-1928; 1 reel.
	Record of Lunacy, 1899-1946; 1 reel.
	Orders and Decrees, 1881-1957; 12 reels.
	Special Proceedings Dockets, 1887-1969; 5 reels.
	Special Proceedings Costs Docket, 1938-1968; 1 reel.
	Index to Special Proceedings, 1927-1960; 4 reels.
	Index to Special Proceedings Files, 1869-1968; 2 reels.
	Minutes, Wardens of the Poor, 1851-1881; 1 reel.
	Minutes, Board of Trustees of Monroe Township, 1878-1901; 1 reel.
	Reports of Receivers, 1927-1931; 1 reel.
OFFICIALS, COUNTY
	Minutes, Board of County Commissioners, 1868-1955; 4 reels.
ROADS AND BRIDGES
	Record of Road Overseers, 1849-1868; 1 reel.
	Commissioners' Road Docket, 1869-1905; 1 reel.
SCHOOL RECORDS
	Minutes, County Board of Education, 1885-1967; 2 reels.
TAX AND FISCAL RECORDS
	Tax Lists, 1842-1869; 1 reel.
	Minutes, County Board of Equalization and Review, 1976-1982; 1 reel.
WILLS
	Record of Wills, 1842-1968; 7 reels.
	Cross Index to Wills, 1842-1968; 1 reel.




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