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North Carolina in the Civil War

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*''Roster (Index) of North Carolina Troops in the War between the States''. Raleigh, North Carolina: North Carolina Dept. of Archives and History, 1958. (Family History Library films {{FHL|194214|film|disp=194214}}–28.)
'''Compiled Service Records''' - The [http://go.fold3.com/civilwar_records Compiled Service Records] ($) (Fold3.com) of Confederate soldiers who served in organizations from the state of North Carolina are available online. In the future, these records will be [http://www.archives.gov/press/press-releases/2007/nr07-41.html made available at no charge] through the National Archives web site. The service records are also available at no charge at [http://www.archives.gov/locations/archival-research.html National Archives research rooms]. The compiled service records consist of an envelope containing card abstracts taken from muster rolls, returns, pay vouchers, and other records. Service records may provide rank, unit, date of enlistment, length of service, age, place of birth, and date of death. For more information see [[Confederate Service Records|Confederate Service Records]].
==== Pensions ====
This collection of documents were originally a part of the 1901 series, but during the last few years the Archives staff has been carefully reexamining each file in the collection. As a result these documents were found that were written before 1901. The staff hasn't completed its task yet, in fact, it's only about half way through. So this collection only goes from A to K. These documents will probably be merged with the 1885 series in the future, about right now are a separate series. Most of the documents in the series are applications for entrance into the Soldier's Home. Since some of the people in this series aren't included in either of the other series they are all shown here.
 
*United States. Adjutant General’s Office. ''Index to Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of North Carolina''. National Archives Microfilm Publications, M230. Washington, DC: National Archives, 1956. (Family History Library films {{FHL|821768|film|disp=821768}}–810.) This source can help you determine if an ancestor served in the Civil War. The records are listed by regiment, then company. These films index the following records:
 
*United States. Record and Pension Office. ''Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of North Carolina''. National Archives Microfilm Publications, M270. Washington, DC: National Archives, 1960. (Family History Library films {{FHL|1381001|film|disp=1381001}}–500 and {{FHL|1447001|film|disp=1447001}}–80.) These microfilms have cards with Civil War service information about individual soldiers. The records are listed by regiment, battalion, or company.
'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''
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