Welcome to North Carolina Ancestral Trackers! Tracker is just waiting to help you find your elusive ancestors! Pull up a chair, sit back and enjoy a mug of coffee or a glass of tea, while we travers through the past searching for your long lost ancestor. If you should have any questions, please email Jeanne or Sammie Jean. Please let us know if you should find any broken links or if you have anything to add.



Tips for Using this Site:
The search engine listed at the top of most of the pages searches the entire state. For best results, type in a first or last name, as this will give the best results. Not finding what you are looking for? Please email us and let us know. We will try to locate the information and post it for you and others. Have some information to share? Please email us and we will be happy to post it.



State Motto: Esse quam videri ("To be, rather than to seem")
State Song: "The Old North State"
State Flower: Dogwood
State Bird: Cardinal
State Colors: the red and blue of the NC and US flags
State Toast: "The Tar Heel Toast"
State Tree: Longleaf Pine
State Shell: Scotch Bonnet
State Mammal: Eastern Gray Squirrel
State Salt Water Fish: Red Drum/Channel Bass
State Insect: European Honey Bee
State Gemstone: Emerald
State Reptile: Eastern Box Turtle
State Rock: Granite
State Beverage: Milk
State Historical Boat: Shad boat
State Language: English
State Dog: Plott Hound
State Military Academy: Oak Ridge Military Academy
State Tartan: Carolina Tartan
State Vegetable: Sweet Potato
State Red Berry: Strawberry
State Blue Berry: Blueberry
State Fruit: Scuppernong Grape
State Wildflower: Carolina Lily
State Christmas Tree: Fraser Fir
State Carnivorous Plant: Venus Flytrap
State Folk Dance: Clogging
State Popular Dance: Carolina Shag
State sport: NASCAR



What's New?
North Carolina's Counties
North Carolina's Statewide Resources
North Carolina's Governors
North Carolina's Lieutenant Governors
North Carolina's Attorney Generals
North Carolina's State Treasurer
North Carolina's State Senators
North Carolina's State Assemblymen
North Carolina's State Supreme Court
North Carolina's Representatives to the U S Congress
North Carolina's United States Senators
North Carolina House of Burgesses
Executions in North Carolina
Lynchings in North Carolina
Moonshining in North Carolina
Roanoke, First Settlement in North Carolina
North Carolina's Lords Proprietors
Granville Grants
Pirates who Attacked North Carolina
Courthouse Fires
Shipwrecks and Lighthouses on North Carolina's Coast
North Carolina's Forts
North Carolina's Ghost Towns
North Carolina's Black Sheep
North Carolina's Home Cooking
North Carolina Floods
North Carolina Hurricanes
North Carolina's Railroads
Miscellaneous Information/Records

Yamasee War
Cary's Rebellion
Tuscarora War
Spanish Attacks on the North Carolina Coast in 1748
North Carolina in the French & Indian War
War of the Regulators & the Battle of Alamance
North Carolina in the Cherokee War
North Carolina in the Revolutionary War
North Carolina in the War of 1812
North Carolina in the Indian Removal
North Carolina in the War with Mexico
North Carolina in the Civil War
Kirk-Holden War
North Carolina in the Spanish American War
North Carolina in World War I
North Carolina in World War II
North Carolina in Korea
North Carolina in Vietnam
North Carolina in the Persian Gulf


Tips for Researching in North Carolina




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