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The Wake County Genealogical Society Facebook page is a place where the society shares news about its events and where Wake County researchers can ask questions, share research tips, post photos from WCGS and related events, etc.

WCGS Yahoo Group
A private group used for Wake County Genealogical Society member communication.

WCGS RootsWeb mailing list
Members and nonmembers are invited to subscribe to the WCGS RootsWeb mailing list for occasional updates regarding the activities of the society. Send an email to with just the word subscribe in the body of the message.

Wake County GenWeb
This site is full of information and links related to Wake County genealogical research. It includes transcriptions of many records, including Family Bibles,Biographies, Cemeteries, Census, County, Court, Deeds, History, Letters, Marriages, Military, Newspapers, Obituaries, Wills & Estates, and more.

GenForum and RootsWeb
Online queries for Wake County.

Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
An excellent starting place with thousands of Genealogy related links. Or go directly to Cyndi's North Carolina section.

Olivia Raney Local History Library
The collection at this public library is devoted primarily to local and family history and is an excellent resource for people who are researching Wake County history or genealogy.

State Archives of North Carolina
The State Archives of North Carolina collects, preserves, and makes available for public use historical and evidential materials relating to North Carolina. Its holdings include official records of state, county, and local governmental units, and also non-governmental records.

Apex Historical Society
A local society dedicated to preserving, protecting, and promoting the history of Apex, North Carolina.

Durham-Orange Genealogical Society
Genealogical society for researchers in neighboring Durham and Orange counties.

Granville County Genealogical Society
Genealogical society in neighboring Granville county.

Wake County Historical Society
Organized in 1957 to help preserve the history of Wake County and to educate people on the important events that happened in Wake and surrounding counties.

Tar River Connections Genealogical Society
Includes all counties along the Tar River from Person County to the coast.

North Carolina Genealogical Society
Dedicated to preserving and promoting genealogical studies in North Carolina.

NC Triangle TMG Users Group
A mailing list for the members of the NC Triangle TMG Users Group.