Carolinas Genealogical Society
We want to recognize our Society President Barbara Moore. Barbara was recently recognized by the John Foster Chapter of the DAR for her Excellence in Community Service. She was presented her award by President Kim Lee at the May meeting.  Congratulations Barbara, it is well deserved.  
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. 
The Heritage Room is open
with mask required. (see below)
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 Union County 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

Used Book Sale

The Heritage Room is selling duplicate books that we have received from various sources. Some of these books are in great shape other show use and wear, they will be sold as is. If you are local please stop by. Our hours are 10 - 3, M - W, and 10 - 1 Th. We are located at 300 N. Main in the Old Historic Courthouse. We can also ship to you via media mail at $6 per book.Rates for multiple books will vary. Call the Heritage Room, 704-289-6737, for questions. Check back for updates, we will add more as time allows. 
Book List can be downloaded here

The Heritage Room is back to normal hours

The Heritage Room located in the Old Historic Courthouse in downtown Monroe, NC is back to normal hours with the Governor's updated openings. 
If you have any questions please call us at 704-289-6737.  We are still requiring Mask to be worn. 
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).

March 2
National Archives Genealogy Series: 1950
A free webinar series presented by the National Archives.  These webinars are shown on their YouTube channel. To see the complete schedule click on this ...