I have listed the links in four categories – Beginning Genealogy, County, State and National.
County is for links specific to McDowell County, NC, while the State category is specific to North Carolina links and lastly, National is for all US states.
If you discover a site that is not linked here, please let me know – Thanks for your help!
Queries: How to Write and Post a good query
North Carolina mailing lists
Mailing Lists (Index of all mailing lists) are important lists that you can subscribe to that will allow you to post and following other researchers and their path to an ancestor.
County Level: McDowell County
- Abe Simmons Genealogy and North Carolina History Room
- County Records
- Penny Post Cards
- USGenWeb Tombstone Project
State Level: North Carolina
- Western Regional State Archives
- North Carolina State Archives
- USGenWeb Links for North Carolina
- North Carolina Digital Map Library
- North Carolina, Birth Index, 1800-2000
- North Carolina, Births and Christenings, 1866-1964
- North Carolina, Civil Action Court Papers, 1712-1970
- North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979
- North Carolina, County Records, 1833-1970
- North Carolina, Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994
- North Carolina, Deaths, 1906-1930
- North Carolina, Deaths, 1931-1994
- North Carolina, Estate Files, 1663-1979
- North Carolina, Freedmen’s Bureau Assistant Commissioner Records, 1862-1870
- North Carolina, Freedmen’s Bureau Field Office Records, 1863-1872
- North Carolina, Marriages, 1759-1979
- North Carolina, Probate Records, 1735-1970
- North Carolina, State Supreme Court Case Files, 1800-1909
- North Carolina, Wilmington and Morehead City Passenger and Crew Lists, 1908-1958
North Carolina GenWeb Links