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NCGS Mission Statement

Our Mission is:
1. to increase interest in and raise the standards of research and compilation by means of educational programs and publications.
2. to acquaint members with research sources and materials in North Carolina and elsewhere.
3. to serve as a medium of exchange of genealogical information.
4. to promote the collection, preservation, and utilization of manuscripts, documents, and other materials of genealogical and historical value.
For more detailed information, please view our short slideshow about the North Carolina Genealogical Society.


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Please consider helping support the NCGS Mission by making a donation.

More information is on our Giving Opportunity page. 

Member Benefit: Magazine Discounts

The North Carolina Genealogical Society is pleased to announce a renewal of two great member benefits - discounts on two great genealogy publications - plus a discount on all purchases through the publisher's online store!

Your Genealogy Today (formerly Family Chronicle) and Internet Genealogy are offering NCGS members a 20% discount on all purchases, including magazine subscription.

To receive this benefit, log as a Member into the NCGS website, then visit our NCGS Members Magazine Discount page.

Member Benefit: FindMyPast Discount


The North Carolina Genealogical Soceity has partnered with Findmypast to provide a members-only reduced rate on subscriptions. To receive this benefit, log into the NCGS website, then visit our Find My Past Discount page.

For questions about the North Carolina Genealogical Society, and it’s participation in the program, contact Lisa Lisson.

NCGS Shopping Cart

The NCGS Store shopping cart appears to be working correctly, although we are still doing some clean-up in the store. Some items may not be visible yet, but should be back online by tomorrow afternoon.

If you experience any problems, please inform the webmaster.

Thank you for your continued patience.

Web Site Status 13 Jan 2014

Over the weekend, the web site was refreshed with the latest software updates. During this process, some things have become scrambled, some menu items are not working properly.

We are working on correcting these issues, and ask for your patience.

- Thank you

Shopping Cart Difficulties

We are currently experiencing difficulties with our online Shopping Cart, and publication purchases cannot be processed through our webstore.* You may order a book, audio lecture, or webinar on CD by contacting our Book Distributor, Vickie Young:
Email: booksales@ncgenealogy.org
Phone: 919-628-0540
Alternatively, you may print out and mail in an order form with payment or credit card information.

Each brochure listed on the Store page has an order form included in the downloadable PDF.

*This does not affect online membership purchases or renewals, only items listed in the store.

Loose Estate Records Index - Update Dec 2013

The Loose Estates Records Index has been updated with 5 more counties - Gates, Graham, Granville, Jones, and Lincoln. This adds 9673 new names to the Decedent Surnames Index, for a new total of 79,945 names. All surname groups increased.

During the update, it became apparent that the redirect for the "B" group of surnames was off by 1 digit, so all the links were offset by one, and the first group, "Babb-Balcon", was not accessible. That has been corrected. If anyone experiences a problem with any of the links, it would be helpful to send a note to webmaster@ncgenealogy.org.

Societies / Libraries / Archives menu tab

As some may have noticed, the contents of the Societies/Libraries/Archives sub-menu item, under the Resources menu tab, did not make the transition to the upgraded web site.

This has now been rebuilt, and is functioning. Although the entries have not been verified recently, they are the same entries that were on the old site.

Any questions, problems with using this feature, or corrections may be addressed to the Webmaster.

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