Tag Archives: North Carolina

Shallotte River Swamp Park, Ocean Isle – North Carolina Thursdays July 2, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I decided to look around Bolivia, North Carolina. I saw the Shallotte River Swamp Park  on Yelp: https://www.yelp.com/biz/shallotte-river-swamp-park-ocean-isle?osq=Things+To+Do and decided it was a good choice for this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post. The … Continue reading

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G. I. Joe’s Military Museum Unofficial, Kinston – North Carolina Thursdays June 25, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I decided to look around Kinston, North Carolina. I saw the GI Joe’s Military Museum Unofficial on North Carolina Hometown Locator: https://northcarolina.hometownlocator.com/nearby/place-details,z,28580,p,gi%20joe%27s%20military%20museum%20unofficial,i,840d408k-054d7181c4820f40be8bcb7da4dc043a.cfm and decided it was a good choice for this week’s North Carolina … Continue reading

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Jim Catfish Hunter Museum, Hertford – North Carolina Thursdays June 18, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I focused on Hertford, North Carolina. I saw the Jim Catfish Hunter Museum on North Carolina Hometown Locator: https://northcarolina.hometownlocator.com/nearby/place-details,z,27944,p,jim%20catfish%20hunter%20museum,i,840aabd1-f3dbb21e4db20a9c0fc528ed71be43ec.cfm and decided it was a good choice for this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post. … Continue reading

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My Own Unknown Great-Grandfather – June 17, 2020

After seeing this post – https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2020/06/17/who-was-harriet-monty-moore-genealogy; original post – https://mooregenealogy.wordpress.com/2020/06/17/who-was-harriet-monty/, it got me to thinking of a missing great-grandfather of mine. He was my father’s maternal grandfather. I have a Bastardy Bond issued in North Carolina while Great-Grandmother Holland Twiford … Continue reading

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Video Tutorials for Genealogy — North Carolina Collection

We hope you are enjoying your time using Ancestry from home and other genealogy databases the Forsyth County Public Library offers, like MyHeritage, African American Heritage, or HeritageQuest. Here is a link to these online genealogical resources. We would like … Continue reading

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Old Jail Museum / Clay County Historical & Arts Council Museum, Hayesville – North Carolina Thursdays June 11, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I focused on Hayesville, Clay County, North Carolina. I saw the Old Jail Museum / Clay County Historical and Arts Council Museum on Trip Advisor: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g49203-d8762600-Reviews-Old_Jail_Museum-Hayesville_North_Carolina.html and decided it was a good choice … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 8 June 2020

I saw this today on FamilySearch -New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 8 June 2020: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-8-june-2020/. FamilySearch added 5M United States obituary, Minnesota death records and Electoral Registers for Wales, 1839-1778.  More records were added for American Samoa, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, England, Ireland, Micronesia, … Continue reading

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Kidsenses, Rutherford – North Carolina Thursdays June 4, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I focused on Rutherfordton, Rutherford County, North Carolina. I saw this on Trip Advisor: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g49504-d8434535-Reviews-Kidsenses-Rutherfordton_North_Carolina.html and decided it was a good choice for this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post. The museum is temporarily … Continue reading

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How to Access the 1950 ED Census in One Step – Steve Morse June 1, 2020

Update: Corrected a date as I mistakenly said 2020 and not 2022. I saw this on the Steve Morse website today – How to Access the 1950 ED Census in One Step – Steve Morse website: https://stevemorse.org/census/quiz1950.php. The 1950 U. … Continue reading

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USS SS-28 (SS-133) Memorial, Wilmington – North Carolina Thursdays May 28, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I focused on USS S-28 (SS-133) memorial. It wasn’t easy to find as several sites didn’t include where the memorial was located. I started with this post from 2018: World War II Submarine … Continue reading

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