Genealogy Projects tagged with Bertie County on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Bertie County, North Carolina

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bertie County, North Carolina. History The county was formed as Bertie Precinct in 1722 from the part of Chowan Precinct of Albemarle County lying west of the Chowan River. It was named for James Bertie, his brother Henry Bertie, or perhaps both, each having been one of the Lords Proprietors of Carolina. In 1729 parts of Bertie ...

  • Croatan Peoples

    Many stories and academic studies circulate about the fate of the Lost colonists and the existence of the Croatoan tribe. Where did they go? Is it only legend? Yet, there are people among us who claim Croatoan heritage and tell the stories that still remain. They claim they did not move down to the Lumber River but remained in the northern portions of the county around Carbonton, NC and the sou...