Exhibits


Cemeteries of Mecklenburg County
Cemeteries of Mecklenburg County

This fascinating online exhibit offers an index of local cemeteries, a directory of local funeral homes, and information about local stone cutters. Each cemetery listed includes location, approximate number of interments, condition of cemetery, and current photographs.


Civil War Rosters of North Carolina
Civil War Rosters of North Carolina

Begin your Civil War research by reading Dr. J. B. Alexander's list of companies of Mecklenburg County Confederate soldiers. Hear the Rebel yell, originally performed on WBT radio, by former Confederate soldiers.


Divorce Records Index: Mecklenburg County, NC 1846 - 1969
Divorce Records Index: Mecklenburg County, NC 1846 - 1969

Genealogists often assume a spouse died, when second families are created. Other couples married and divorced twice. Search by name the individuals and families whose relationships were impacted by divorce.


Marriage, Death & Other Notices: Early Mecklenburg County, NC Newspaper Abstracts
Marriage, Death & Other Notices: Early Mecklenburg County, NC Newspaper Abstracts

Notices appearing in county newspapers before 1900. Providing information, from details on individuals, to business and neighborhoods, to the sale or transfer of land and slaves.


Mecklenburg County Directory 1905

Mecklenburg County’s entry in the 1905 state directory of counties and towns, published every year by The News and Observer, Raleigh, NC.


Mecklenburg People

Important people of Mecklenburg County


Spanish - American War: Mecklenburg County, NC April 25, 1898 - April 11, 1899
Spanish - American War: Mecklenburg County, NC April 25, 1898 - April 11, 1899

View an exhibit about Mecklenburg County, NC and the Spanish-American War, including a database of veterans who served, excerpts from an unknown soldier's diary and other historical resources.