The Awards Committee is pleased to present the winners of its 2017 NCGS Awards that honor outstanding contributions to the North Carolina genealogical community. The Award for Excellence in Periodical Publishing for a newsletter published by a local North Carolina genealogical society recognizes the Albemarle Genealogical Society Newsletter, published by the Albemarle Genealogical Society and … Read more . . .
The Wake County Genealogical Society (WCGS) sponsored Anna Killian, a student in the North Carolina State University Public History program, to attend the 2017 NCGS Fall Conference. With the assistance of Dr. Craig Friend, Humanities and Social Sciences Distinguished Graduate Professor of History and Director of Public History at NCSU, the WCGS solicited applications from … Read more . . .
The November edition of State Archives of North Carolina Accessions is now online, under the Resources menu. The November edition of Journal Jottings is also now online. Under the Publications menu, click on NCGS Journal, then look for “Read the Journal Jottings” on that page.
By Diane L. Richard, NCGS Journal Editor, email@example.com Happy fall everyone! To help everyone enjoy this delightful time of year, and in preparation for Thanksgiving and beyond, this issue is short and sweet! Contribution Spotlight I am always encouraging your submissions for the Journal. In the last issue of Journal Jottings we talked about how … Read more . . .
The North Carolina Genealogical Society is delighted to present: Craig R. Scott, MA, CG, FUGA “Finding a North Carolina Revolutionary War Ancestor” This recorded Webinar will be freely available to the public from 1-3 December 2017 (12 am Friday to 12 pm Sunday, EST). (The live webinar was originally presented on 21 Nov 2014.) The handout … Read more . . .
Live Webinar – J. Mark Lowe – “Learning More About the Families and Records of the Moravian Church of North Carolina”
The North Carolina Genealogical Society is delighted to present: J. Mark Lowe “Learning More About the Families and Records of the Moravian Church of North Carolina” A LIVE Webinar Nov. 1, 2017 at 7:00 PM EDT. This live webinar is available to NCGS members only. You must be logged in to access registration below. The … Read more . . .
The North Carolina Genealogical Society is delighted to present: J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA “North Carolina Taxes: People, Places, Time & Delinquency” This recorded Webinar will be freely available to the public from 6-8 October 2017 (12 am Friday to 12 pm Sunday, EDT) The handout for this presentation is only available to logged in members, … Read more . . .
NC Taxes: People, Places, Time, and Delinquency J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA Discover the variety of North Carolina tax records, and how they can tell you more than the amount due. Learn where they are located, and when to look at alternate sources for information. (Image source: “Tax Release List,” courtesy J. Mark Lowe, © 2014) … Read more . . .
By Diane L. Richard, NCGS Journal Editor, firstname.lastname@example.org The August 2017 issue of the NCGS Journal (volume 43, number 3) is now available on the website. We are excited to share with you content covering the eighteenth through twentieth centuries, from the shore (Perquimans County) to the mountains (Buncombe County), with record types ranging from … Read more . . .
Thanks to a generous endowment from former NCGS board member and well known North Carolina genealogist, the late Frances Holloway Wynne, NCGS has partnered with the North Carolina State Archives to offer an on-going internship for the purpose of cataloging and preparing materials previously unavailable for use by researchers. The work of the interns over … Read more . . .