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Index to Granville Co. African American Records

Date:     Submitter:
       
05/01/2011 Granville County Slavery Petitions Deloris Williams
01/06/2011 1860 Granville Co. Slave Schedule - link to the breakdown of slaves & slaveowners Barnetta M. White
12/12/2010 Montpelier Plantation/John Williams,d. 1799 will - contains many slave names Deloris Williams
02/28/2010

News Article:  Horrible Murder by Slaves Deloris Williams
02/09/2010 News Article: The Industry of Dr. Shaw Deloris Williams
02/08/2010 Death of Henry Plummer Cheatham Deloris Williams
01/18/2010 Historical Accounts of African American Families Deloris Williams
12/13/2009 The Afro American (newspaper) Aug. 12, 1933 Taneya Koonce
11/22/2009  Enslaved Ancestors Abstracted From Deed Books Granville Co., NC  
    This is a great link sent to us by the author, Dr. Barnetta McGhee White, Ph.D  
08/28/2009  Marriages of Freedmen of Granville County, NC Deloris Williams
11/25/2007 U.S. Colored Troops- Granville County- Updated 2/18/2011 Deloris Williams
11/25/2007 Freedmen's Bank Records -Granville County Deloris Williams
11/03/2007

Revolutionary War Pension File of George Pettiford Deloris Williams
04/05/2007 Free People of Color Petition-1771 Deloris Williams
03/31/2007

Revolutionary War Pension File of William Taborn Deloris Williams
03/14/2007

Revolutionary War Pension File of William Guy Joe Guy
       

Links to African American Research sites:

New to Research and no idea of how to start researching your African American Roots? This is a must see online interactive guide from the folks at Afrigeneas.com:
Beginners Guide to African American Research

Another great resource will help you all the way through your research:**New**
How Do I Trace My Slave Ancestors? -step-by-step guide, includes forms & explanations of records needed

Afrigeneas - African Ancestored Genealogy  North Carolina Slavery- includes Granville Co. pages
Free African Americans- Paul Heinegg's landmark research State Library: Finding Slave Records

Audrey's NC, SC, and VA Archives: African American Genealogy -many Granville & surrounding counties families

Colored Patriots of the American Revolution -online book from UNC-Chapel Hill

Free African Americans in Antebellum North Carolina

African American Migration Experience
Free African Americans in Antebellum NC-Blogspot Black Loyalists Digital Collection - research records online
Black Firefighters of North Carolina Black Loyalists in the American Revolution
Petitions: Free Colored People & Slaves **New** Black Loyalists: Index to Black Pioneers History
Slavery Era Insurance Registry - names of slaves & slaveowners insured throughout the South Virginia Manumissions:1782-1818 -wills & deeds with slaves freed in several VA Counties near NC borders
The Freedmen's Bureau Virtual Jamestown -Early Slave Laws
African American Odyssey - Library of Congress records Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade-database of slave voyages
Slavery & the African American Experience A History of the Negro Baptists of North Carolina
Sanofagen's Plantations & Slavery Research -by County LEST WE FORGET - African-American Military site
12 Years A Slave: Solomon Northup- free online book **New**

Free African American Patriots- free DAR download **New**

We hope that if you have any family records, public records, family Bibles or early photos that you will share them with other researchers by submitting them to be posted here.

2013 by Deloris Williams, Nola Duffy and/or individual contributors, for the NCGenWeb Project.  No portion of  any document appearing on this site is to be used for other than personal research.  Any republication or reposting is expressly forbidden without the written consent of the owner. Last updated 11/20/2013

 

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