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Library Resources

 

Quick links: Family Histories County Resources Indexes

 

Library Holdings - Family Histories, Census Records, Tax Lists, Deed and Land abstracts, Wills and Estates, Court Records, Marriage Records, Cemetery Records, Church Records, Twiford Funeral Home Records, County Histories, North Carolina Colonial and State Records, back issues of Carolina Trees & Branches, copies of historical maps, and North Carolina genealogy research guides.

 

Family Histories - The Family Research Society has compiled over 100 volumes of family histories from the information donated by our members and non-members.  The information on file includes: family group sheets, ancestry charts, descendant reports, pictures, vital records, wills, deeds, etc.  To review the list of surnames included in our Family History files click here.

 

Searchable Databases - The library computer has several searchable databases.

  • Master Index - a full name index of 46 (and growing) Northeastern North Carolina genealogy publications, cemetery records, family histories, and FRS library resources. At present over 169,000 names are in the file.
  • Library Catalog a listing of all the books in the FRS library.
  • Family Histories - collection of FRS member donated families.
  • Obituaries - collection of FRS member donated histories, 7 volumes.

 

 

The following FRS library indexes are also available online:

Chowan county Will Abstacts 1707-1850 Edenton Tea Party Chapter NSDAR (1976); The original book has a separate index after each Will book, three indexes in total. In April of 2009, Janet Searles Barrett re-indexed the book into one index. [Chowan Co Will Abtracts 1707-1850 Index]

 

Carolina Trees & Branches Index 1992-2008

 

Historical Highlights of Camden County 1777-1977 In 2008, this book was reformatted, indexed and published by FRS. The original 1977 version was not indexed, until now. [1977 Historical Highlights of Camden County 1777-1977 Index]

 

 

Full Name Index to Pasquotank County Cemeteries Volume 1 & Volume 2 of the Pasquotank County Cemeteries by Susan Lilly Jones have been indexed by the Surname/given Name and available for printing. [Pasquotank County Cemeteries Volume I Index] and [Pasquotank County Cemeteries Volume II Index]

 

 

Index to Pasquotank Historical Society (Year Books) Volume 1 & Volume 2 of the Pasquotank Historical Society Year Books have been indexed by Sharon Gable.  Thanks, Sharon! [Pasquotank Hist Soc (1954-1955) Volume I Index] and Volume II [Pasquotank Hist Soc (1956-1957) Volume II Index]

 

 

Index to Abstracts of Land-grants, Tax Lists, Orphans Dockets, Inventories and Other Records Currituck and Dare Counties North Carolina (1666-1831) This book which was compiled by Gordon C Jones in 1982, is now indexed.

[Land-grants - Currituck and Dare]

 

 

Links to other local and online resources - County Resources

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last updated 4/22/2009