|North Carolina Statewide Online Genealogy Records
This chart shows links to statewide collections. To find links to collections for lower jurisdictions (such as a county or town), go to Locating Online Databases.
Ancestry.com, FindMyPast.com, and MyHeritage.com can be searched free of charge at your local
family history center or the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.
- United States Marriages – North Carolina, 1596-2016 ($) index and images
- North Carolina Marriage Project, index
- North Carolina Marriage Records, 1741-2011. Index and images ($)
- North Carolina, Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868 Abstracts ($)
- North Carolina, Marriage Collection, 1741-2004 Abstracts($)
- North Carolina, Marriages, 1759-1979 Index only.
- North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 — index and images
- North Carolina, Civil Marriages, 1763-1868 — index and images
- Online North Carolina Death Records & Indexes by county
- North Carolina, Birth and Death Indexes, 1800-2000 ($)
- North Carolina, Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994
- North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1906-1976 Index and images. ($)
- North Carolina, Deaths, 1906-1930 Index and images. Also at FindMyPast, and MyHeritage, ($), index
- North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004 ($)
- North Carolina, Deaths, 1931-1994 Index only. Also at FindMyPast, ($), index, and MyHeritage, ($), index
- United States Social Security Death Index
- U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 ($)
- U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Incomplete, ($).
- African American Online Genealogy Records, list of nationwide databases
- North Carolina, Freedmen's Bureau Assistant Commissioner Records, 1862-1870, index/images
- North Carolina, Freedmen's Bureau Field Office Records, 1863-1872, index/images
- Sankfagen Wiki, plantations and slave names
- U.S. Colored Troops Formed in North Carolina
- North Carolina Freedmen Transported to Other States
- North Carolina Freedmen transported to Other States, Part 1
- Plantations of North Carolina, plantations, slave lists
- County & Town Histories of North Carolina, with biographies
- University of NC Biographical Index
- North Carolina Digital Collection - Books on North Carolina Families
- North Carolina County and Town Histories with biographies
- Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press
- North Carolina, the Old North State and the new, Vol. 1 and 2, ($), index/images. Also at HathiTrust, no charge/no index Vol. 3, Vol. 4Vol. 5
- History of North Carolina, ($), index/images
- History of North Carolina, Biography...Vol. 4, Vol. 5, Vol. 6, e-books
- Biographical history of North Carolina from colonial times to the present, Vol. 1 , Vol. 2, Vol. 3, Vol. 4, Vol. 5, Vol. 6,Vol. 7, Vol. 8,
- Sketches of North Carolina, historical and biographical, illustrative of the principles of a portion of her early settlers
- Prominent people of North Carolina: brief biographies of leading people for ready reference purposes, 1906
- Reminiscences and memoirs of North Carolina and eminent North Carolinians.
- Directory of Scots in the Carolinas, 1680 - 1830, Volume 1, ($), index
- Branson's North Carolina business directory : containing facts, figures, names and locations, revised and corrected annually, 1866-1896, ($), index. Also at Branson's Business Directories -- 1867/1868, 1869, 1872, 1890, 1896
- Ancestry.com ($) has North Carolina city directories available online in its U.S. City Directories collection.
- North Carolina Yearbook & Business Directory -1901 1902 1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1922 1923
- NC City Directories: Digital NC
- North Carolina City Directories
- United States Immigration Online Genealogy Records, list of nationwide databases
- U.S., North Carolina, Wilmington and Morehead City Passenger and Crew Lists, 1908-1958 Index and images. Also at FindMyPast, ($), index
- North Carolina, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1958-1963, index, ($)
Indian Wars, dates vary
Revolutionary War, 1774-1783
Mexican War, 1846-1848
Civil War, 1861-1865
Spanish-American War, 1898
World War I, 1917-1918
World War II, 1941-1945
Korean War, 1950-1953
Vietnam War, 1964-1972
- North Carolina Will Abstracts, 1660-1790 ($)
- MARS (Manuscript and Archives Reference System), State Archives of North Carolina, original wills and papers for the period 1663 to 1790. index
- North Carolina, Estate Files, 1663-1979 Index and image, incomplete.
- Abstract of North Carolina Wills, 1663-1760
- North Carolina, Wills and Probate Records, 1665-1998, ($), index and images, incomplete.
- An Abstract of North Carolina Wills ($)
- North Carolina Wills Index only ($)
- North Carolina Wills and Inventories Transcripts ($)
- Abstract of North Carolina Wills Compiled from Original and Recorded Wills in the Office of the Secretary of State,John Bryan Grimes, also at Google Books
- North Carolina wills and inventories copied from original and recorded wills and inventories in the office of the secretary of state by J. Bryan Grimes, secretary of state, e-book
- North Carolina, Wills 1690-1768 (Published 1910), ($), index/images
- North Carolina, Probate Index, 1735-1970 Images only.
- North Carolina Will Abstracts, 1760-1800 ($)
- North Carolina, County Records, 1833-1970, images/no index