Member Submitted Publications

Member Submitted Publications

The publications on this page have been submitted by NCGS members. Some content is available to the public however the majority of the material is available to members-only. To have your genealogy considered for this page, please email the NCGS Publications Chair with your request. Below are submission guidelines.

  • You must be a member of NCGS for your item to be considered
  • Submissions must have a North Carolina focus
  • Your submission must include surname, county, time-frame and a brief description of your publication
  • Your submission must include your contact information
  • Submitted files should be in Adobe PDF format
  • Submitted files should be no larger than 5mb
  • If your file is larger than 5mb, submit multiple files via multiple emails

This is not a vehicle to advertise or sell products but to freely share your research. The North Carolina Genealogical Society reserves the right to reject any content that does not comport with these guidelines. Once your content appears on the web site please notify the NCGS Publications Chair if you change your contact information.

Member-submitted contributions to the North Carolina Genealogical Society are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License and remain the copyrighted works of their authors.


Somebody Knows My Name:  Marriages of Freed People in North Carolina, County by County

Barnetta McGhee White, Ph.D.

Dr. White has graciously permitted the NCGS to publish the Introduction to her book Somebody Knows My Name.

The Introduction outlines the history and the laws pertaining to the marriage of freed persons in North Carolina and other southern states. She includes references to sources used in the Introduction.

Introduction to Somebody Knows My Name:  Marriages of Freed People in North Carolina, County by County

Please direct all correspondence to:

Dr. Barnetta McGhee White
415 Obie Drive
Durham, North Carolina 27713-8813


Hobgood Family of Granville County North Carolina Before 1850

Leonard F. Dean

Mr. Leonard F. Dean has been very generous in providing both volumes of his Hobgood Research to the Members of NCGS.

To view the complete contents, log in below as a member.

The Table of Contents for Volumes 1 and 2 are available to the public and can be viewed below.

Volume 1 Index Hobgood Family of Granville County North Carolina Before 1850

Volume 1 Table of Contents Hobgood Family of Granville County North Carolina Before 1850

Volume 2 Index Hobgood Family of Granville County North Carolina Before 1850

Volume 2 Table of Contents Hobgood Family of Granville County North Carolina Before 1850


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Direct all correspondence to:

Mr. Leonard F. Dean
4600 Quail Hollow Drive
Raleigh, North Carolina 27609