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Jackson County School Ledger

Identifier: SM 06-04
Ledger with a title page heading “Common School Record of the Proceedings of the Board Superintendents of Jackson County.” The ledger consists thirty-two (32) pages and has entries dated between 1853 and 1861 for Jackson County, North Carolina. It includes an April 1861 entry with a list of “committeemen” that has forty-six numbered names. There is also a final, unrelated entry dated March 16, 1891, Cashiers, N.C., concerning a legal notice.

For additional information, see the article in the Jackson County Genealogical Society journal Journeys Through Jackson, “Jackson County School Districts Prior to the Civil War” (Fall 2005 issue, pp. 151 – 154).


  • 1853 - 1861

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