New Hanover County Public Library

THE local source for Genealogical, Architectural and Historical Research

Brunswick County NC Vital Records
Requires Registration, no fee.
Birth and Death Records from 1953

Pender County NC Vital Records

Ancestry- North Carolina Record Search
Ancestry.com subscription required for record viewing

Genealogy Sites

Rootsweb US Resources: North Carolina
Over 450 links, catagorized.... some inoperative links, but nevertheless....

Obituary Links & Historical and Genealogical Societies of the US: NC
Useful Links to other NC genealogical sites

NC Genealogical Society

Carolina Cousins, New Hanover County NC
Interesting site, interesting additonal links

Obituary resources, genealogy forms, printable family tree charts


Professional Genealogists

Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG)
Need a Professional Genealogist? Find the real thing here!

Association of Professional Genealogists (APG)
An association of genealogical experts eager to help you!

Assorted Help

Meanings of Terms & Descriptions found on old records
Abbreviations • Census • Illnesses • Occupations • Records • Terms

Veterans Administration National Cemetery Locator
Search by veteran name... spouses listed also

See also the ONHGS Queries page on this site

Wilmington, North Carolina Historical

Lower Cape Fear Historical Society
Wilmington, NC History Resource

Cape Fear Museum
Wilmington museum of local history

Wrightsville Beach Museum of History
Wonderful Beach history

General North Carolina & Wilmington

North Carolina Estate Records
Microfilms of North Carolina Estate Records are now available for loan to
North Carolina residents, using the Inter Library Loan (ILL) procedure.
Contact your local library or NC State Library Genealogical Services:
phone 919-807-7460

Library of Congress Books related to North Carolina
A Rootsweb posting of Books found in a search of the Library of Congress. List is dated 1993.

North Carolina Records Sources
NC State Vital Records

'See Wilmington'
Links to a nice variety of web pages: History, Local color, Sightseeing, Accomodations

North Carolina State Archives

Death Certificates, Marriage Bonds, Military records,
Court Minutes, Divorce Records, etc

List of New Hanover County Holdings in the State Archives

North Carolina State Archives Website

NC Archives Information by Mail


General Research Sites

Proquest Archiver
US wide Newspaper archives

Interesting Websites
Sites suggested by members

Rochelle Website - Sloan S. Mason
Rochelle line of the Holly Shelter District, New Hanover County
Photos, deeds, genealogy

Index to James Michael Whaley's Onslow County Cemetery Records - 12 Volumes
Indexed by Taneya Koonce, Onslow County NCGenweb

Baby Name Popularity Last 120 years

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