Harnett County

Local History

Harnett County

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Averasboro

PAUL GREEN FESTIVAL PHOTOS
 

books for sale on Genealogy & local history
 
 

Shaw Cemetery, Flatbranch
in memory of Charles Wilson

Whitey Murchison Cemetery (aka McLean Cemetery)

 

CENSUS RECORDS

and other online genealogy resources

 

Heritage Quest (in the County Library)

 

Heritage Quest Online from your home or elsewhere requires the NCLIVE password.  Contact your library for access to NCLIVE FROM HOME

 

Ancestry.com

      (in library use only)

 

LINKS

 

GENEALOGICAL INFORMATION
HARNETT COUNTY

MAPS


HARNETT COUNTY SESQUICENTENNIAL 2005

 

The Local History Room at HCPL provides basic research materials historians and genealogists with an emphasis on Harnett County and the Cape Fear Valley.

Unique materials in the HCPL collection include a Vertical File, an Obituary File, Picture File (from the collections of the late Talbott McNeill Stewart and Luci Uzzle, which are viewable on the library's online catalog.  The library also has a small collection of old and new maps as well as a few local schools' Yearbooks.  The Library also has a folder for each senior class of Lillington High School 1944-1977.  

The library owns microfilm copies of Harnett County Census Records, 1790-1930 as well as the Harnett County News for the years 1919-2001,   bound issues of The State magazine from 1959- present, the N.C. Folklore Society Journal and the N.C. Historical Review. We also own a collection of primary source materials covering North Carolina History from the earliest days of the colony to the War between the States.   All materials are non-circulating.

The Local History Room is open during regular business hour of the HCPL.   However, this room is also used for group meetings.  If you are coming from a distance, please call ahead and make sure that you can get into the Local History Room.   (910-893-3446)

 

Notable  Harnett County figures

Elected Officials


Cemetery/Obituaries

Find obituary and cemetery information including images of markers.


Other Links

 


Photo Gallery

(log in to the catalog and choose digital collection)


Post Offices

in Harnett County


Quilt

(historical Quilt designed by Home Extension Clubs)


Register of Deeds
  • Births
  • Deaths
  • Marriages
  • Military Records

Towns in Harnett County

 

This page was last updated 02/07/2014 01:06 PM