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Currituck Co. N.C. Publications
Here is a list of publications which contain helpful information for Currituck County researchers.
Albemarle Genealogical Society. Histories of Currituck County, North Carolina Families. Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 2005. 350 pages. Full-name index. Contact Lois Johnson Meekins for further details.
Albemarle Genealogical Society. Currituck County, North Carolina Cemetery Records. Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1995.
Albemarle Gen. Society. The Heritage of Currituck County, North Carolina. Winston-Salem, NC: Hunter Publishing Co., 1985.
Bennett, William Doub. Currituck County, North Carolina Eighteenth Century Tax and Militia Records. Baltimore: The Clearfield Co., 1994.
Bradley, Stephen E., Jr. Edenton District North Carolina Loose Estates Papers 1756-1806, Volumes 1- 3. Virginia Beach: Stephen E. Bradley, Jr., 1995.
Brayton, John A. "By a Line of Marked Trees": Abstracts of Currituck County, North Carolina, Deed Books , 1-3. Memphis: John Anderson Brayton, 2000.
Cheyney, John L., Jr. North Carolina Government 1585-1979. Raleigh, NC: Dept. of the Secretary of State, 1981.
Clark, Murtie June. Colonial Soldiers of the South 1732-1774. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1986.
Clark, Walter. State Records of North Carolina. 1906; rpt. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Publishing Co., 1994.
Hanbury, Elizabeth Baum. Currituck Legacy: The Baum Family of North Carolina. Chesapeake, VA: Elizabeth B. Hanbury, 1985.
Hathaway, J. R. B., ed. The North Carolina Historical and Genealogical Register. 1903; rpt. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1998.
Hofmann, Margaret M. Province of North Carolina 1663-1729 Abstracts of Land Patents. Weldon, NC: The Roanoke News Co., 1983.
Jones, Gordon C. Abstracts of Land Grants, Tax Lists, Orphans Dockets, Inventories and Other Records, Currituck and Dare Counties, North Carolina (1666-1831). Chesapeake, VA: Gordon C. Jones, 1982.
Jones, Gordon C. Abstracts of Wills and Other Records, Currituck and Dare Counties, North Carolina (1663-1850). Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1977.
Jones, Gordon C. The Albemarle Lindseys and Their Descendants 1585-1979. Gordon C. Jones, 1979.
Leary, Helen F., ed. North Carolina Research: Genealogy and Local History. Raleigh: North Carolina Genealogical Society, 1996.
Meekins, Lois Johnson. Currituck County Marriage Register, Book B, 1868-1902. Albemarle Genealogical Society.
Meekins, Lois Johnson. Record of Marriages, Book A (1851-1867) Copied from the Register of Deeds Office, Currituck County, North Carolina. Albemarle Genealogical Society, 1998.
Meyer, Virginia M. and Dorman, John F., eds. Adventurers of Purse and Person. 3rd ed. Richmond: The Dietz Press, 1987.
North Carolina Daughters of the American Revolution. Roster of Soldiers from North Carolina in the American Revolution. 1932; rpt. Baltimore: The Genealogical Publishing Co., 1967.
Pugh, Jesse F. Three Hundred Years Along the Pasquotank: A Biographical History of Camden County. Old Trap, Camden County, NC: Jesse Forbes Pugh, 1957.
Ray, Worth S. Index to Hathaway's Register. 1945; rpt. Baltimore: The Genealogical Publishing Co., 1997.
Ray, Worth S. Old Albemarle and Its Absentee Landlords. 1947; rpt. Baltimore: The Genealogical Publishing Co., 1998.
Saunders, William L. The Colonial Records of N.C. 1886; rpt. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Publishing Co., 1993.
Schoettle, Michael - new books now available--see below
The early Colonial Records of Princess Anne County have finally been transcribed and made available! Several new books from Princess Anne County, VA have just been published with more in the works. This set of books can be a valuable resource to researchers in the coastal counties of North Carolina as well as Virginia.
1. Princess Anne County List of Earmarks and Brands is a literal transcription of the Earmarks and Brands of Princess Anne County, Virginia from 1691 to 1778. This volume contains 68 pages and is thoroughly indexed. It is a valuable addition to researchers with ancestors in this area and provides many relationships within the families. Cost: $25.00
2. Princess Anne County Deed Book 1 covers the period from 1691 to 1708. This book has 267 pages packed full of information and is fully indexed. The many items abstracted in this deed book include deeds, power of attorneys, wills, stock marks, court proceedings, and much more. Cost: $55.00
3. Princess Anne County, VA Deed Book 2; 111 pgs. & fully indexed - $35.00
4. Princess Anne County, VA Order Book 1; 384 pgs. & fully indexed - $55.00
5. Princess Anne County, VA Order Book 2 - not available at this time but working on it
All books may be
purchased directly from the author, Michael Schoettle, by contacting him at
books and subsequent books may be purchased by check sent to
Michael Schoettle, 17041 Thousand Oaks Dr., Haymarket, VA. 20169.
There will be discounts on
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