Tag Archives: North Carolina

Andy Griffith Museum, Mount Airy – North Carolina Thursdays November 26, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I decided to look around Surry County. There were a few places that looked interesting. I went with Andy Griffith Museum in Mount Airy – http://www.surryarts.org/agmuseum/index.html. However, check about COVID-19 restrictions before scheduling … Continue reading

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Cabarrus County Veterans Museum, Concord – North Carolina Thursdays November 19, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I decided to look around Cabarrus County. There were a few places that looked interesting. I went with Cabarrus County Veterans Museum in Concord – http://historiccabarrus.com/. However, check about COVID-19 restrictions before scheduling … Continue reading

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She Changed the World Collection Builder – North Carolina Digital Collections – November 19, 2020

I check out the North Carolina Digital Collections website – https://digital.ncdcr.gov/, NCpedia – http://ncpedia.org/ and a few other North Carolina related websites on a regular basis. I noticed the She Changed the World article today – https://she-changed-world.cb.ncpedia.org/. The collection is … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of November 16, 2020 – FamilySearch

I saw this on FamilySearch today – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 16 November 2020: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-16-november-2020/. Over 1,000 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you. FamilySearch added millions of Massachusetts Vital and Town Records … Continue reading

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Old Jail Museum, Taylorsville – North Carolina Thursdays November 12, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I decided to look around Alexander County. There were a number of places that sounded interesting. I went with Old Jail Museum – Old Jail Museum, Taylorsville, N. C. However, check about COVID-19 … Continue reading

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Wilkes Heritage Museum, Wilkesboro – North Carolina Thursdays November 5, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I decided to look around Wilkes County. There were a number of places that looked interesting. I went with Wilkes Heritage Museum – https://wilkesheritagemuseum.com/ However, check about COVID-19 restrictions before scheduling a visit. … Continue reading

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Monthly Record Update for October 2020 – FamilySearch

I saw this on FamilySearch today – Monthly Record Update for October 2020: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/record-collection-october-2020/. Over 2,000 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you. This is the monthly list that may includes things missed in the … Continue reading

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Creating Family Recipe Books — North Carolina Collection

We are featuring a new program from the North Carolina Collection all about family recipes, family history, and a touch of genealogy. At this hour long session, we will discuss collecting recipes from your family, doing cooking interviews, getting down … Continue reading

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Museum of Ashe County History, Jefferson – North Carolina Thursdays October 29, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I chose to look around Ashe County. There were a number of places that seemed interesting. I went with Museum of Ashe County History – https://ashehistory.org/ However, check about COVID-19 restrictions before scheduling … Continue reading

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Learn How to be a Graveyard Detective — North Carolina Collection – Tombstone Tuesdsays October 27, 2020

We are featuring a new program from the North Carolina Collection all about burials and genealogy. At this hour long session, we will discuss different types of burial grounds, the symbolism on gravestones, what to do when visiting your ancestor’s … Continue reading

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