Alexander County NC Genealogy

USA (1,373,456) > North Carolina (69,946) > Alexander County (312)

record type help

If you're not sure which records would be helpful, you can try our Ancestor Source Finder tool.

Alexander Records by Type

Birth Records (3)
Cemetery Records (162)
Census Records (36)
Church Records (28)
City Directories (2)
Court Records (7)
Death Records (11)
Histories and Genealogies (7)
Land Records (4)
Map Records (3)
Marriage Records (9)
Military Records (4)
Miscellaneous Records (3)
Newspapers and Obituaries (11)
Probate Records (11)
School Records (11)

Alexander County Records by City/Town

Bethlehem Genealogy (32)
Ellendale Genealogy (27)
Hiddenite Genealogy (42)

Little River Genealogy (24)
Stony Point Genealogy (34)
Taylorsville Genealogy (116)

Overview of Alexander County Records

  • Alexander County was created in 1847 from Iredell, Caldwell, and Wilkes counties.
  • Copies of birth and death certificates for 1916 and later can be obtained from the North Carolina Vital Records Office.
  • The Alexander County Register of Deeds has birth records starting in 1913, marriage records starting in 1867, death records starting in 1913, and land records starting in 1833.
  • The Alexander County Clerk Superior Court has court records starting starting in 1865, divorce records, and probate records starting in 1865.
  • Online indexes and images of many of the above records can be found by using the links on this site.