Davie County, North Carolina
SOCIETY: The Davie County Historical and Genealogical Society meets monthly, usually in the Martin-Wall History Room of the Davie County Public Library, on the fourth Thursday of each month at 7 PM, except in December. The society often arranges guest speakers or field trips. New members and visitors are always welcome. Current officers ; Past presidents ; Photos ; Field Trips, ByLaws
ITEMS FOR SALE: Eighteen books, 4 maps, a CD of back issues of Davie Dossier, and sets of postcards about Davie County. Click here for order form.
MEMBERSHIP: Membership in the society costs $5.00 per person or family annually and entitles one to receive the quarterly newsletter, Davie Dossier. Lifetime membership is $100. We are 501 (c) (3) and donations are tax deductible. Click order for membership blank at bottom of page. Click here for a Google map showing locations of members.
QUARTERLY NEWSLETTER: Davie Dossier has been published since 1987. A CD can be ordered of back issues. Click order.
January 24: Marie Roth; How to Write a Military Book
February 28: Scott Douglas, Historical Interpreter at Fort Dobbs
March 28: Charles Crenshaw, old Davie County photographs
April 25: Marie Roth, Advanced class on U.S. Census
May 4: Daniel Boone Festival
June 27: Larry Campbell, demo of online genealogy research
July: no meeting
August 3: Yadkin Valley Historical Association Annual Workshop in Statesville
September 26: Linda Sechrist, Colonial Dames
October 24: Rose Ann Wade, preserving history in video and writing
November 21: Cemetery laws
December: no meeting
DAVIE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY MARTIN-WALL HISTORY ROOM:
Collections online Index: Eidson Collection, List of surnames , Howell Boone Collection, and small collections (Jane McGuire, George Raynor, Julia Marmaduke Sheek, Elizabeth Pink Tatum, Louise Eaton Utley, Christine Tatum Zachary)
History of Davie County Schools: by Marie Benge Craig Roth; awards from NC Society of Historians and NC Genealogical Society. Description
Davie County in World War One, by Marie, Willie Parker Peace History Book Award and the President’s Award from NC Society of Historians. Description
Davie County Veterans’ Memorial, by Marie. Description
all three books
Web site created by Marie Benge Craig Roth, MarieBCR@gmail.com in October 2008 and updated quite often.