Tag: Western North Carolina genealogy

OBCGS Annual Workshop

OBCGS Annual Workshop: “Family Migrations Into and Out of Western North Carolina” Schedule: Held online on Zoom from 11:00 am – 3:30 pm EDT on Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021. The OBCGS Annual Workshop  is coming soon and we are excited to announce that Diane Richard will be our invited speaker for the two morning sessions. …

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DNA Working Group Meeting via Zoom

OBCGS formed a working group on DNA over three years ago and they continue to meet on the first Saturday of each month. It does not matter what level of understanding you have about DNA – you can join us to learn more! We are in the mode of sharing and discovering more about how …

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Bennett Family Research Report

This post is a Proposal that: William Bennett (abt 1730-1806)was the father of John Bennett (abt 1756-abt 1837)and grandfather of Hardeman Bennett (1775-1849) Based on a study of existing records for Upper South Carolina and Western North Carolina   by Carolyn Bennett Mahaffey Atlanta, Georgia February 2021   Bennett Family Report

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Waldrop Family Research Available

Howard Waldrop has generously shared two files on the Waldrop family below: Michael Waldrop, Sr (1708 VA – abt. 1770 SC) Luke Waldrop, Sr (1710 VA – 1780 SC) He also shared another link (below) to his family’s research page on the Waldrop family. This is a rootsweb page and there are lots of ads …

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New Books for Sale!

We are excited about our new genealogy books focused on Western North Carolina listed below. They are now available in our eBay bookstore! You can find many genealogy and local history books in our eBay store: click here for our eBay bookstore You can search by name, author or subject by using the white search box …

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