North Carolina Genealogy Forum  |  North Carolina Genealogy Newsletter


Archive for the 'Resource Materials' Category


US Citizenship and Immigration Services

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

Some time back I ran across this great genealogy resource from the US Citizenship and Immigration Services. They will do lookups of immigration and naturalization records. You can pay for an index search or record request at fairly reasonable fee levels ($20/$35 depending on the item…) The records they have go back to approximately 1906 [...]

North Carolina Family Records Online

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

I’m not sure if I had posted about this before, but I just ran across the State Archives collection of North Carolina Family Records Online. They have digitized a number of items in their collection and you can browse or search. (Including browse by last name or location.) So, what records are included? They have [...]

North Carolina African American Genealogy Research at the Olivia Raney Local History Library

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

I found this interesting list of selected resources for African American research at the Olivia Raney History Library. The Olivia Raney History library is on many peoples Must visit lists. It’s located in Wake County with more information available here.

North Carolina Genealogical Society web link hotlist

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

The North Carolina Genealogical Society has a nice collection of links available. Certain counties and libraries are listed as well as family pages, other North Carolina resources. It looks like it might be worth adding into any list of North Carolina Genealogy links.

Olivia Raney Local History Library

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008

If you’ve got a trip to the Wake County area planned (Raleigh), you might want to include the Olivia Raney Local History Library in your trip. From their site… “The mission of the Olivia Raney Library Branch of the Wake County Public Libraries (WCPL) is to collect and preserve materials that tell the story of [...]