New Hanover County, North Carolina


Celebrate Family History Month in October!

Tuesday, October 24th will be Getting Started with Family History with Joseph Sheppard
from 10:30-11:30 in the Main Library, North Carolina Room.  

Thursday, October 26th will be Online Genealogy Resources with Jennifer Daugherty
from 10:30-11:30 at the Main Library, 3rd Floor Computer Lab. 

Tuesday, October 31st, DNA and Genealogy: What the Helix with Jennifer Daugherty
from 10:30-11:30 Main Library, New Hanover Room.  

Saturday, November 4th, 10:00am-2:00 pm will be a Family History Fair Viewing Party
at the New Hanover Room, 3rd Floor, Main Library. 
We will live stream the North Carolina Virtual History Fair from the State Library. 
Topics will include local history collections, newspaper research and more. 
For information go to http:wwwncdcr.gov/familyhistory. 

History of Beer in the Cape Fear 

Monday, November 13th, 2017 @ 6:30
Northeast Regional Library

Breweries may be all the rage, but they are nothing new to this area. Chance Hellmann, Collections Manager for the Onlsow County Museum, will talk about his research of early breweries in the Cape Fear Region in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. 


The Church of St. Thomas Apostle Register of Marriages 1845 – 1863 
Transcribed by Joseph Shepard
36 Pages - Publication A-80 - $12.00

Confederate Hospital Records
Wilmington NC - 7000+ names

Yopp Funeral Home Register Index
4000 Funeral Home Records

Online Newspaper
Website List

Clarendon Courier
1989-1992 Index
2009 Index
1989-2006 Issues Online
  The Bill Reaves Collection
130 years of Newspaper Clippings!

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