In 1989, James Michael Whaley published a 12-volume set of Onslow County cemetery transcriptions covering the Richlands, Southwest, and Stump Sound communities. Below are lists of the more than 6,200 names included in the books. You will wish to consult the book indexes for further information.
Select a letter to see lists organized by last name
These are a great resource to have and you may find someone you’re looking for. The books are available for purchase from the Old New Hanover Genealogical Society or you may be fortunate to be located near a library that owns them. If you have questions, please contact us. Copyright the New Hanover County Public Library and used on this site with their permission.
Index posted online by Taneya Koonce.
Photo credit: Cemetery in Jacksonville, NC. Photo by Louis Shackleton.