Davie County Historical and Genealogical Society

Davie County, North Carolina

SOCIETY: The Davie County Historical and Genealogical Society meets in the Martin-Wall History Room of the Davie County Public Library in Mocksville, on the fourth Thursday at 7 PM; see schedule below. The society often arranges guest speakers or field trips. New members and visitors are always welcome. ByLaws.

MEMBERSHIP: Annual Membership in the society costs $5.00 per person or family and entitles one to receive the quarterly newsletter, Davie Dossier. Lifetime membership is $100. We are 501 (c) (3) and donations are tax deductible. Send check to DCHGS, 371 North Main Street, Mocksville NC 27028. Include name, mailing address, and email address.

QUARTERLY NEWSLETTER: Davie Dossier has been published since 1987. Index ; Back Issues .

ITEMS FOR SALE: sixteen books and four maps about Davie County are available for purchase. Order Form .

Article about Davie County maps


  • January 25, Bring item related to Valentine‚Äôs Day
  • February 22, Field Trip to Register of Deeds Office, Brent Shoaf, Registrar
  • March 22, Floods of July 1916, Western North Carolina video, and discussion of Davie County flooding
  • April 26, Speaker: Ed Southern, The Race to the Dan: The Retreat that Won the Revolution
  • May 5, Help with Daniel Boone Festival
  • June 28, Marcia Phillips describes her book, Davie County Mavericks
  • September 27, Robert Alvin Crum presents program about his direct ancestor, Daniel Boone
  • October 25, Marie Craig presents program about World War One based on her book, Davie County in World War One
  • November 29, Jane McAllister presents program about Davie County Public Library History Room; refreshments served




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