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This will be a notice of new and updated pages which have occurred in the last 2-3 months on this web site.  Anyone who has materials they wish to contribute to this site, please contact Kay M. Sheppard.

April 2014

04/01/2014 - OBITUARY for Delbert T. Cutrell
04/02/2014 - OBITUARY for Carlton Boyce O'Neal
04/07/2014 - OBITUARY for Trevor Lorne Sears
04/12/2014 - ANNOUNCEMENT for Hyde Co. Historical & Genealogical Society Spring Meeting
04/22/2014 - 1881 OBITUARY for Emma Sparrow Midyett
04/23/2014 - 1859 notice of Israel B. Watson marriage & Lydia Gibbs death
04/23/2014 - 1834 Benjamin Foreman death
04/23/2014 - 1910 OBITUARY for William Warren Spencer Midyette
04/23/2014 - 1907 OBITUARY for Orpha (Neal) Shanklin
04/23/2014 - 1870 OBITUARY for Nancy M. Jones
04/23/2014 - 1857 OBITUARY for Benjamin Sparrow Midyett

March 2014

03/09/2014 - Spring 2014 Swan Quarterly
03/10/2014 - 1914 Postcard from Swan Quarter
03/13/2014 - OBITUARY for Earnestine Whitfield Blanchard
03/13/2014 - 1944 OBITUARY  for David H. Carter
03/13/2014 - 1944 OBITUARY  for Isabella Lawson
03/13/2014 - 1944 OBITUARY  for Annie May, Minnie Lee & Sophronia Neal (scroll to Neal, Annie May)
03/16/2014 - OBITUARY for William Carroll Cutrell
03/17/2014 - OBITUARY for Annie Laurie Midgette Blackmon
03/23/2014 - Ray Credle Family Web Site -
An African family consisting of eight Generations of the descendants of George Credle. This is a compilation of data on families that came out of slavery in Hyde County (Sladesville, NC) and finally settled in Pamlico County (Bayboro, NC).  The Family Tree consists of 3000+ entries to include the families of Howard, Best, Williams, Thomas, Carmen, O'Neal, Dunbar, Himbry, Garrison, Barrow, Mackey, and Green.
03/23/2014 - Brooks-Cox Cemetery (compliments of Maldine Whitaker Wallace)
03/24/2014 - OBITUARY for Beatrice Watson Lupton
03/26/2014 - Several Spencer headstone photos added to Soule Cemetery
(Compliments of Edward Garrison)
03/28/2014 - OBITUARY for Sandra Swindell Carawan

February 2014

02/02/2014 - OBITUARY for Eugenia Mincey Fletcher
02/02/2014 - OBITUARY for Grace Watson McKinney
02/06/2014 -
Berry Family of Hyde County, North Carolina - The search for descendants of lost colonists, Henry and Richard Berry, has been researched extensively by Sharron Brace who has over 40 years of experience.  She has extracted and compiled all available records from Hyde County, North Carolina including wills, marriages, census, Bibles, tombstones, DNA comparisons, etc. and has amassed copious amounts of information which she is willing to share with you for free.  You may reach her at to request a copy of her research which she will gladly share.
02/09/2014 - OBITUARY for Katie Swindell Harris
02/18/2014 - OBITUARY for Margaret Ann Mason O'Neal
02/24/2014 - Charles Clary Brothers Diary (1916-1918)
02/25/2014 - OBITUARY for Emma Berry Wright

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