Highlands Ancestor Research
"The Old Highlands Hunter"
Photo of Benson Picklesimer by R. Henry Scadin, 1899
Genealogies of many families on the Highlands Plateau are available for research at the Highlands Historical Society Archives in the Highlands Historic Village. Contact Us with any questions here.
N.C. COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY YEARBOOKS
USEFUL GENEALOGICAL WEBSITES
United States Genealogy Website
Macon County Historical Society Website
USEFUL GUIDE FOR RESEARCHING A HOUSE
Guide to Researching the History of A House
Courtesy of the Kellytown Reading Group, Kellytown, Georgia
USEFUL WEBSITES FOR CEMETERIES NEAR HIGHLANDS
Buck Creek Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
Clear Creek Community Cemetery
Ellijay Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
Flats Baptist Church Cemetery, Scaly Mtn.
Flats Methodist Church Cemetery, Scaly Mtn.
Highlands Memorial Cemetery
Horse Cove Cemetery
Mountain Grove Cemetery in Ellijay
Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Gold Mine Community
Norton Family Cemetery on Whiteside Cove Road
Piney Grove Baptist Cemetery on U.S. 64 near Peeks Creek turnoff
Salem Cemetery in Cullasaja Community
Strain Cemetery on Walnut Creek Road
Sugarfork Baptist Cemetery (Index & Gravestone Photographs)
Walnut Creek Cemetery
Watkins Cemetery in Scaly Mountain
Webb Family Cemetery
Whiteside Cove Cemetery
Wright Cemetery at Dryman's Methodist Chapel & Tessentee Baptist Church