German Settlement Preview

Graffenreid marker, New Bern, NC

Enjoy this preview to The German Settlement of North Carolina, with Victor T. Jones, Jr.

This webinar will discuss the Swiss and German colony of 1710 around New Bern and the Moravian and Pennsylvania Dutch settlements through the Piedmont (including Salem), while briefly touching on the resources to help discover your North Carolina-German ancestor.

The full webinar, along with handout, is always available in the Member Webinars section of the website. Several times a year, NCGS makes recorded webinars available to the public over a 3 day, free-play weekend. Watch for them on the NCGS home page under “Upcoming Events”. Available in the NCGS online store is North Carolina Research – Genealogy and Local History, the text for the NCGS Webinar Series.

(Image source: “New Bern”, licensed under Creative Commons CC0 1.0 Public Domain, via Wikimedia.)

The German Settlement of North Carolina Preview
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