Local History and Genealogy
Davie County History
The Library’s Martin-Wall Local History Room contains a treasure trove of resources on Davie County history and families. Find what you're looking for here -
Online Document Portal
Additional Online Resources
Physical Resources in the History Room
The holdings in the History Room Collection include thousands of Primary Sources in the form of documents, photos, and genealogical records. Secondary sources include reference books, census records, marriage indexes, and many more.
We invite you to visit and browse all hours the library is open (finding guides will be available) or come during Monday or Thursday afternoons, noon to 5 pm, and Tuesdays 9 am to 2 pm for personal research assistance. You can also contact us at 336-753-6031.
This link will tell you some of the information we have available onsite.
History Help Desk
Send requests for help by contacting us. Research assistance is part time so there may be a short delay in responding and limited time for each and every pursuit. Complete our form to receive assistance for personal assistance in research.
Genealogy Databases and other Websites Accessible in Library
Enjoy access to the following research databases:
Many books and map reproductions are available for purchase; access and order here.
The Davie County Historical and Genealogical Society
All are welcome to attend meetings on the 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm. Visit the Davie County Historical and Genealogical Society website for more information.