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      The 12th U.S. State to join the Union:   21-Nov-1789
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Assorted Groups  (Anthology, Cultural, Ethnic, & Religious):
    African American Griots - West African Griots are historians, storytellers, traditional
         praise singers and musicians.

Note:  These items are presented as part of the historical record and should not be interpreted to mean that the WebMaster, in any way, endorses any stereotypes which may be implied by the linked web sites.

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Charlotte Regional History Consortium - Southern Piedmont Region
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Exploring Cultural Heritage Online

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Families and Surnames:
    Toe River Families - YOUNG, BUTNER, KING, GRINDSTAFF, LLOYD, OLLIS, WISEMAN,
         BOONE, HOWELL, GURLEY, HYATT, HOPSON, WILSON and LEDFORD (Compiled by
         K.W. Young, Burnsville NC.).
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Genealogical/Historical Commissions, Societies and Museums:
  Please click here - (Counties we have listed),   (To list a local society, please contact us.)
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Libraries & Newspapers:
    Documenting the American South - The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    University of North Carolina - Manuscript Department (Chapel Hill)

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National / State Parks & Rec.:
    North Carolina National Forests, Parks, etc.. - Carolina Outdoors Guide
    State Parks in North Carolina - Multip[le listings with maps, etc..

North Carolina - Office of Archives and History
North Carolina Regiment - 1838 Indian Removal
North Carolina State Library - Genealogical Research in North Carolina. (Note: The NCSL is not listed in the Library links at the top-right of this page.)
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  • State of North Carolina
  • State Capital City Raleigh   (Capital since 1794 - located in   Wake Co.)

    The State name:  North and South Carolina were one colony until 1729. Carolina was named to honor Charles IX of France and then Charles I and Charles II of England. Carolina is rooted in Latin and comes from the word Caroliinus. This word is derived from the name Carolus, translated as "Charles."
    American History and Genealogy Proj.
    American Local History Network
    Colonial Currency
    Cemetery Listings
    Co. maps of North Carolina
    Daughters of the American Revolution
    General History
    Migration Patterns
    State Archives (Govt.)
    State Archives (USGenWeb.)
    State Genealogy Forum
    State Genealogical Society
    State Historical Society
    State USGenWeb Site
    Symbols (Flag, Seal, etc.)
    Timeline (Historic)
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    Toe River Area - Western, North Carolina family histories
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    U
    Underground Railroad - Levi Coffin and the Underground Railroad (Learn NC)
    U.S.A. - General Information links page
    U.S.A. - Possessions & Territories
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