Mastering Genealogical Proof from the National Genealogical Society website: Pre-order your copy today of this essential guide to genealogical research today. The National Genealogical Society presents this important work as part of its Special Topic series. As a unique textbook on genealogical methods and reasoning in the twentyfirst century, Mastering Genealogical Proof guides readers in acquiring genealogical skills […]
From Lynn Richardson – Dear Friends of the North Carolina Collection, We’ve expanded our hours to include Saturdays 10:00-5:00. Lauren Havens, MLS, UNC-Chapel Hill, and former NC Collection volunteer, is the Saturday staff person. See the press release below for more details. Collection hours are: Mon. 12:30-9 Tues.-Thurs. 10-5 Fri. […]
NBC’s latest show Who Do You Think You Are will feature Emmitt Smith on tonight’s show on NBC at 8 pm. Click below for a preview of tonight’s show:
The website was just recently updated with some new links which can be accessed on the right side of the page under the heading Durham County Links: Duke Special Collections Library Durham County Library’s North Carolina Collection Durham County Mailing List Durham County Message Board (Ancestry.com) Durham County Message Board (Genealogy.com) Durham County Records Archives […]
All certified copies of birth and death records must be requested and obtained at the Durham County Register of Deeds Office, located on the ground floor of the County Administration Building, at 200 East Main Street. Records will no longer be disbursed at the Public Health Department. The office hours of the Register of Deeds […]
A new Look up Volunteer page has been added to the Durham County NCGenWeb site. We are pleased to have some of our volunteers offer up their time too do lookups for research in the Durham County, North Carolina area. If you have copies of journals or Durham County History, Genealogy, or family books and […]
Welcome to the new Durham County NCGenWeb site. This site is currently under construction but more pages are being added each day. Please check back with us regularly for website updates.