Families

This is the page for genealogical Information from researchers with affiliations to Wake county.  Send your URLs or data in other forms for placement here.

General Resources

Individual Families

  • Are You My Cousin? – blog of Lisa who is researching the Howard/Harwards, Maddox, Talbott, Richardson, Elliott, Haley, and White families of NC & VA.
  • ALLEN family - Carla blogs about her Allen family connections at Diggin’ for Roots
  • Barbee Research - Linda blogs about the Barbee families of Chatham, Orange and Wake counties
  • Cobb, Lucy Maria Papers - at UNC Southern Historical Collection.  Materials also cover the Oates, Wyatt, Royster, and Whitfield families.
  • Kitchin – somedescendants of Gov. William Walton Kitchinnot complete; click on each name for more details.
  • Lewis Family Papers papers of John D. Lewis,  district manager of the African-American owned Durham business the North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance.
  • Reeves Family website

Other Resources

  • Badger Family Papers, 1835-1888held by UNC-Chapel Hill Library. 
  • Riddick Family Papers - held by the UNC-Chapel Hill library. Family papers of Wallace C. Riddick (1864-1942), professor of civil engineering and administrator at North Carolina State College, Raleigh, N.C., 1892-1937.