Davie County, North Carolina
SOCIETY: The Davie County Historical and Genealogical Society meets in the Martin-Wall History Room of the Davie County Public Library, on the fourth Thursday at 7 PM; see schedule below. 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.
MAP DESCRIPTIONS: Click here for article describing Davie County maps.
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.
Jan. 26: Brent Shoaf, Registrar of Deeds
Feb. 23: Lynn and Jim Rumley, Pearson Cemetery
Mar. 23: Tour of Clement Plantation
Apr. 28: Video made in 1991, “A Conversational History of Mocksville”
May 6: Help with Daniel Boone Festival on Mocksville Square
Aug. 12: Yadkin Valley Historical Association, 9-3, Yadkin County Senior Center, 207 East Hemlock Street, Yadkinville; DNA, Native Americans in our area
Sept. 16, Saturday, meet at 9:30 at the Family History Library at 4780 Westchester Road, Winston-Salem for a tour
Oct. 26: Tour of History Room by Marie Craig
Nov. 16: Program by Marcia Phillips
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)
Branson’s North Carolina Business Directory, Davie County churches listed in one table
History of Davie County Schools: by Marie Benge Craig Roth; awards from NC Society of Historians and NC Genealogical Society
Davie County in World War One, by Marie, Willie Parker Peace History Book Award and the President’s Award from NC Society of Historians
Davie County Veterans’ Memorial, Willie Parker Peace History Book Award from NC Society of Historians, by Marie
Remembering Davie County Protection and Service Personnel, by Marie
Davie County in the Spanish-American War, by Marie
Description of all
five books by Marie
Web site created by Marie Benge Craig, MarieBCR@gmail.com in October 2008 and updated quite often.