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African American Records

Index to African American Records
Bibles Baird Family Bible1
William Davidson Family Bible USGW Archives
Davis Family Bible USGW Archives
James McDaniel Family Record     -  also see: Image USGW Archives
Rowland Family Bible 2 Cynthia Spruill Hammond
Howell Satterwhite Family Bible 2 Judie Balacke
Moses Sherman Overton Family Bible 2 Louise T Overton
Walker - Thomasson Family Bible John R. Thomason
See Also: Bible Records Online
Biographies Granville County Biographies
A series of Special Biographies & Research written & Contributed by the late Evelyn Williams Wallace:

Beckham & Keeling Families
Richard Henderson of Granville
Samuel Hogg of Granville County
Langston, Rose & Merrit Families
Some Searcy Gatherings
Sneed & Dudley Families
John Washington of Knap of Reeds
Charles Williams, d.1819, son of John Williams
Williams, Graves, & Daniel Families
Williams & Henderson Family Notes
The Williams & Yancey Families:2 Early Granville Co. Families
Births Granville Co. Delayed Birth Records 1870-1890

Granville Co. Delayed Birth Records 1891-1900

FamilySearch: NC Births & Christenings 1866-1964 - do a search

Books North Carolina Books of Interest
Cemetery Granville Co. Cemetery Records from Digital Archives
Granville Co. Cemeteries at Cemetery Census
Good Hope Baptist Church- Tombstone Photos Carla Stancil
Shiloh Presbyterian Church Cemetery-Photos included Dennis Brown-Lonnie Wright
See Additional Cemeteries Online
Census and 1840 School Census-Epping Forest School Harold A. Lloyd
Tax Lists: 1840 School Census-BeaverDam  Harold A. Lloyd

1840 School Census-Dutch  Harold A. Lloyd
1840 School Census-Cedar Creek  Harold A. Lloyd
1840 School Census-Henderson  Harold A. Lloyd
1848 School Census-Knap Of Reed Harold A. Lloyd
1845 Voters List-Brassfield Harold A. Lloyd
1845 Voters List-Youngs X Roads Harold A. Lloyd

1755 Tax Roll for Granville Co. Susan Martucci
1788 Granville County Tax List USGW Archives
Granville Co. Delinquent Taxpayers 1892 D. Williams

Tax Lists: Free People of Color-1780-1860 Jahrod Pender
Churches: History of Good Hope Baptist Church Carla Stancil
Memories of Good Hope Baptist Church Carla Stancil

History of Geneva Presbyterian Church

1771 Petition Concerning Church Buildings
Copyright Issues: Copyright Questions & Answers Page - Very important guidance

Paterson (Peterson) vs Cheek - 1754 USGW Archives
Brown vs Brady -1812 USGW Archives
Jones vs Jones - 1812 USGW Archives

Horton vs Reavis - 1818 USGW Archives
James M. Burton vs Jesse Dickens -1819 USGW Archives

Jeter & Jeter vs Littlejohn - 1819 USGW Archives

Maurice Smith vs Woodson Daniel, et al - 1819 USGW Archives

John Taylor vs Mary Lanier - 1819 USGW Archives

Vass vs Hicks - 1819 USGW Archives

Hamilton vs Wright & Parrish - 1826 USGW Archives

Robert W. Burton vs James Stamper - 1849 USGW Archives

Justices of the Peace Appointed in 1778 USGW Archives
Grissom vs Parrish-1867 Deloris Williams
Deaths: Granville County Obituaries-USGW Obituaries Project

FamilySearch: Death Certificates 1906-1930 - do a search

FamilySearch: Deaths & Burials 1898-1994  - do a search
North Carolina Executions/Granville County
North Carolina Executions: 1726-1961

See Index to Deeds

Index to Loose Estate Papers of Granville Co., 1746-1919 (pdf) Barnetta McGhee White

Granville County Estate Records (A-G)

List of Granville Co. Estate Records on FamilySearch -linked to Collection

The following Abstracts of Granville County Court Records were submitted by Harold A. Lloyd

Granville Co. Court Minutes Summaries (1821-1957) for Emory/Emery, Levister , Loyd/Lloyd , Merritt, etc.
Emory-Tax List, Census, Etc......Updated-07/17/03 Harold A. Lloyd
Lloyd-Tax List, Census, Etc....... Harold A. Lloyd
Brinkley Family Timeline Bill Brinkley
Smith Family papers Paulette Smith

Historical Family Collections Deloris Williams

The Harris Letters  (preface to online book) Deloris Williams
Family Letter: Martha Dixon-Davis, 1867 Catherine O'Briant

Marriages of Freedmen of Granville County Deloris Williams

Granville Co. Marriages 1826-1857  Brides (Partial) Jacqueline Martin

Granville Co. Marriages 1826-1857 Grooms (Partial) Jacqueline Martin
Granville Co. Marriages from Newspapers-Updated-7/01/03 Tina Tarlton Smith
Granville Co. Marriages to 1825- Sorted by Bride Nola Duffy
Selected Marriages from Bible records Jerry Carraway

FamilySearch: NC Marriages 1759-1979 - do a search
Granville Co. Marriages   - assorted marriages for the County USGW Archives

Granville Co. Marriages Records USGW Archives
Explanation of Missing Marriage Records USGW Archives
FamilySearch: NC County Marriages 1762-1979 (search, most have  images)
Granville Co. Marriage Register 1867-1872 Deloris Williams

See Military Index
Granville County Geography and Landmarks (PDF - large file) Bonnie Cooper
Annotated Map of Granville and Vance Co. Bonnie Cooper
Free People of Color 1771 Petition Deloris Williams
Orphan Bonds 1749-1786 Deloris Williams

Granville Co. Bastardy Bonds 1749 - 1780 Deloris Williams
Elizabeth Searcy Bastardy Bond & Will Waunita Powell
Life at Oxford
1880 Pamphlet of Farmers of Granville Co.

1886 Business Directory of Granville Co.

1886 Landowners of Granville Co.
North Carolina County - Formations and County Codes Tina Smith

Granville County Lawyers-1851 Deloris Williams
Patents filed by Granville Co., Citizens Deloris Williams

Early Granville County Officials Deloris Williams

Richard Henderson Acts of the Transylvania Company Deloris Williams

Act Against Reuben Searcy-1760 Deloris Williams
1746 Granville County Act of the General Assembly Deloris Williams
Graduates of University of North Carolina 1798-1863 Deloris Williams
Granville Co. Apprenticeships Jahrod Pender

Misc. Records in NC State Archives
Newspapers: These are items found in early local newspapers and periodicals - great reading and very informative.
Torch Light - Tuesday, March 19, 1878 Tina Tarlton Smith
News Article- History Of the County- by William Harrison Tina Tarlton Smith
Granville's Proud Position In The Four Struggle-CW Tina Smith
Montpelier-Home of Judge Williams-News-Article Tina Smith
   Granville County News Articles-Here and There Deloris Williams
  The Industry of Dr. Shaw Deloris Williams
  Horrible Murder By Slaves Deloris Williams
The Administration: Friend of a Friend Deloris Williams

Marriage Announcements - 1896 Sue Gill

Marriage and Birth Announcements - 1897 Sue Gill
Joe and Richard Gooch Killed by Lightning Sue Gill
Marriage Announcements - 1898 Sue Gill
NC Newspaper Abstracts-Bibliography Located on FamilySearch
Obits: Allen, Davis, Haswell and Mitchell obituaries Carla Stancil

Index of Early Obituaries -Now updated & linked to obits(2010) Tina Tarlton Smith
Dr. P. Wesley Young (1831-1884) Deloris Williams
  Henry Plummer Cheatham (1857-1935) Deloris Williams

W. B. Rogers, Sr. (1911 -1975) Deloris Williams
Pink Meadows (1820 - 1896) Sue Gill
Assorted Obituaries from Oxford Public Ledger-1896 Sue Gill
Roy Hobgood (1876 - 1896) Sue Gill

Assorted Obituaries from Oxford Public Ledger-1897 Sue Gill

Frank P. Meadows (1866 - 1898) Sue Gill

Mrs. C. M. Rogers (1898) Sue Gill

Joseph F. Currin (1898) Sue Gill

Francis Marion Meadows (1833 -1898) Sue Gill

Assorted Obituaries from Oxford Public Ledger- 1898 Sue Gill

Assorted Obituaries from Oxford Public Ledger- 1919 Sue Gill

Obituary of Judge Leonard Henderson Deloris Williams
Granville Co. Residents in Newspapers: thru different time spans

North Carolina County Codes
Consolidated List of North Carolina Resources

Research Materials in the North Carolina Archives County Records (pdf)
Paupers Paupers Orders-Dec. 1st 1892-Dec. 1st 1893 (updated 11/2011) Tina Tarlton Smith
Seth Curlin records 1851-1856 Kim Wettroth

Index to Granville County Pauper Census Records
Photos Early postcard of Courthouse Tina Tarlton Smith
Postcard of Hillsboro Street Tina Tarlton Smith
Photo and News Article Naming those In the Bicyclist Photo Tina Smith

See Queries Page
Includes Message Posting instructions, tips, and lists of Forums

Research and Look-up Volunteers Page

See Index of Surnames and Researchers
Wills Index to unpublished wills  by Zae Hargett Gwynn Tina Smith
Index to Wills submitted by contributors
FamilySearch: NC Probate Records 1735-1970 (images only)
Yearbooks Granville County Yearbooks - see a listing of names & view books
1 From records of the John Penn Chapter, D. A. R., Oxford, North Carolina, 1935 - 1936.

2 As time allows, the records from the NCGenWeb Digital Archives will be posted here as well so that they may be  indexed by our search engine.  See original submission and  transcription of these sources on the Granville Co. Digital Archives site.

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Last updated  10/28/2017