Member Submitted Publications

Member Submitted Publications

Member-submitted contributions to the North Carolina Genealogical Society website by North Carolina Genealogical Society, Inc. 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. Dean has been very generous in providing both volumes of his Hobgood Research to the Members of NCGS.

The table of contents and index for Vol 1 and Vol 2 are available here. To view the contents, please log in as a member first.
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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Please direct all correspondence to:

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