Carolinas Genealogical Society


The Carolinas Genealogical Society is working to provide collections to the public and our members. We hope you will check back often to see how we grow, and if you have an interest in volunteering (you don't have to live locally) please contact our webmaster at:
We are dedicated to meeting the needs of family researchers and historians through the collection and preservation of the surrounding county's public records. Our collections are housed along with the collections of the The Heritage Room located in the Historic Courthouse in downtown Monroe, N.C. 

Come see us at The Heritage Room located in the 
Old Historic Courthouse in downtown Monroe, N.C.
The Historic Courthouse renovaton of 
Phase One is complete.
The restoration included the clock tower
and replacing the slate roof.
Phase Two will begin likely in 2023. 
We are a Family Search Affiliate Library
Click here on the The Heritiage Room Collections to view what's available. 

Files and Databases Added to Members Only

If you're a member of our society, please check out the Files and Databases tab. We have added an index for Slave Deeds found in Deed Books Vols 1 & 2. This is a work in progress and as our volunteers build the indexes from Vols 3 - 6 they will be added. If you are not a member of our society, you are invited to join

The Heritage Room Hours

The Heritage Room located in the Old Historic Courthouse in downtown Monroe, NC is back to normal hours. Monday - Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  and Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
If you have any questions please call us at 704-289-6737.  
We look forward to seeing or talking to you in the coming year. 

  Union County
  is bordered by 
  Cabarrus County (north), 
  Stanly County (northeast),
  Anson County (east),
  Chesterfield County, S.C.
  Lancaster County, S.C. 
  Mecklenburg County (northwest).

June 3
11:00 am
African American Genealogy 2023 Program Series
The Cabarrus County Public Library, in partnership with the Kannapolis African American Museum and Cultural Center (KAA-MaCC), is pleased to host a free program ...
June 10
2:00 pm
Becoming Catawba
The Concord branch of the Cabarrus County Public Library is pleased to host Brooke M. Bauer, historian and author of the book Becoming Catawba, on Saturday, June ...