The Heritage of the Land
The natural and geological features of our land.
The Heritage of Wildlife
The flora and fauna of our land.
|Plants, Trees and other Flora|
The Heritage of the Indians
The original guardians of our land.
|THE MOUND BUILDERS|
The Heritage of the Early Pioneers
The Early European settlers move to Western North Carolina.
|THE MIGRATION ROUTES|
|ESTABLISHING A HOMESTEAD|
|OTHER FOLK LORE|
The Heritage of the Early Industry
Earning a living in Western North Carolina.
|TRANSPORTATION AND THE RAILROADS|
|THE TIMBER AND LOGGING INDUSTRIES|
We will continually update our website as information is made available. Anyone wishing to add to or correct information on our website can contact John M. Cook, Jr at [email protected] or write to:Cook Family History