Tryon and Lincoln Counties, North Carolina, Marriage Bonds of.
By: Curtis Bynum, Orig. Pub. 1929, Reprinted 1994, 184 pages, Hard Cover, Index, ISBN #0-89308-316-X.
Lincoln County was formed in 1779 from Tryon County which had been formed in 1769 from Mecklenburg County. At. the formation of Lincoln, another portion of Tryon became Rutherford County, and in 1782 a part of Burke County was added to Lincoln. The marriage bonds of Tryon and Lincoln cover the period from 1769-1869, and the more than 6,000 bonds herein abstracted are on file in the courthouse in Lincolnton, N.C.