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Henderson County Genealogical
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to discover & preserve
the history of the Etowah Valley
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E t o w ah
Translation: " tribal town "
From the Creek / Muskogee Native American word
e t a l w a
To learn more:
How Etowah Got Its Name
Thomas-Fletcher Historic Cemetery, since 2014
Cemetery Adoption - Mowing & Fix-up, March - Oct
This website is dedicated to Etowah ~
To Honor the Heritage & History of the Etowah village community & Her Mountain Valley
To explore, preserve, and celebrate the history and heritage of this community along the French Broad River and Little Mountain, aka "Misty Mountain" (elevation 2420 ft) in western Henderson County, North Carolina.
Today's internet technology brings opportunity to record and share information. Since 2014, this website aspires to be an educational and research endeavor that will discover more over time through ongoing study and reaching out to elders, WNC natives and others.
We strive to offer true information, facts, memories, and interesting content for your enjoyment. Explore the Etowah valley, the mountains, the waters, the people, and the winding road of History from the early days of pioneer settlement to the 1900s. Thank you for visiting.
Material on this website is collected from various research sources, organizations, individual and family contributions. Additional material is original to the website. It is the nature of research that sources do not always agree, that new information arises over time, and the story is told anew. This work is intended to complement and weave into the fabric of other similar, ongoing heritage activities for Henderson County.
With respect, every effort is made to present information in a factual, balanced, and fair manner. Any possible misrepresentation of fact, mistake, or harm is not intentional
and may be addressed by contacting the website.
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