NCGS 2023 Award Winners

This year, NCGS presented awards in four categories.

Award for Excellence in Periodical Publishing for a Journal Published by a Local North Carolina Genealogical Society

Journal of the Burke County Genealogical Society, Editor: Phillip M. Heavner

Award for Excellence in Publishing for a Book, or a Set of Books, of Abstracts or Transcriptions of an Original North Carolina Record

John A. McGeachy for Warren County, NC, Pleas & Quarter Sessions Court Minutes, May Term, 1848-November Term, 1851

Award for Excellence in a Publication Relevant to North Carolina Genealogy

Rev. W. Becket Soule for A Documentary History of the Diocese of Charlotte, 1972-2022

Award for Excellence in Publishing for a Family History Relevant to North Carolina

John D. Beatty, CG for The Vick Genealogy: The Study of a Southern American Family in White and Black (2 volumes), for the Joseph Vick Family Association of America

NCGS also presented Certificates of Recognition for Service on the Board of Directors:

Gay Baynes
Dr. William “Bill” Cox
Laurel Sanders

The live Award presentation at the Annual Meeting was not recorded, but we have a slideshow in video format – NCGS 2023 Awards

To see a list of all award winners, past and present, in all categories please visit our Awards page. Downloadable PDF files of Award Criteria and the Nomination Form are also available here. (The Awards page is also accessible under the Publications menu.)