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Buncombe County Wills


The wills posted on this page are transcriptions of originals found in the Buncombe County Will Books. Transcriptions are done by humans and thus are subject to error. It is always wise to consult the original document if at all possible. These wills are no exception.

Scans of the original Buncombe County wills for the period 1831 – 1964 can be found online. THEY ARE NOT INDEXED so you will have to search through the pages to look for your ancestor.  Please use the list below as a starting point and then go find the original document at Family Search in the Buncombe County Probate Records at the following link:

If an error is found in these written transcriptions when comparing with the original, please notify us at

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