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Broughton, Carrie
by Von Oesen, Elaine. Carrie Lougee Broughton, librarian, was born in Raleigh, the daughter of Caroline R. Lougee and Needham B. Broughton and a first cousin of Governor and U.S. Senator J. Melville Broughton. She [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Melungeons
by Powell, William S. Melungeons are descendants of people of mixed ethnic ancestry who, before the end of the eighteenth century, were discovered living in limited areas of what is now the southeastern United States, [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
North Carolina Genealogical Society
by Spencer, R. S., Jr. The North Carolina Genealogical Society was established in 1974 to raise the standards of genealogical research; to encourage and instruct members in the area of genealogical research; to acquaint [...] (from Encyclopedia of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Press.)
Oakdale Cemetery
by Seapker, Janet K. Young Nance Martin died May 25, 1857, on an ocean voyage with her father, and he did not want to bury her at sea. So the man sat his daughter’s body on a chair and placed it in a cask of rum to [...] (from Tar Heel Junior Historian, NC Museum of History.)

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