Carteret County, North Carolina: History & Folklore

Weekly Giveaway

We’re giving away copies of this wonderful little book, Carteret County, North Carolina: History & Folklore.

Ancestral Findings Weekly Giveaway

The contagious spirits of Grayden and Mary Paul endure in this reprinting of a beloved Tar Heel classic. For decades, the Pauls educated and entertained locals and tourists alike with their engrossing storytelling and unforgettable songs, which can now be enjoyed as their lasting legacy. From the history of the first inhabitants of the region to tales about whaling, pirates, shipwrecks, and rum-running, the lore of Carteret County is both a captivating read and an apt reminder of how important it is to preserve and promote the history of a community for generations to come.

Winners will be drawn at random on Wednesday of each week, contacted, and announced here.

Past Winners

  • Betty Ford – June 3
  • Leticia Stiles – May 27
  • James Fraser – May 20
  • Diane Rait – May 13
  • Richard Patterson – May 6
  • Susan Whitney – April 29
  • Werner Ropers – April 22
  • Diane McCue – April 15
  • Vicki Stanley – April 8
  • Beverly Murrin – April 1
  • Donna Whiting – March 25
  • Jan Turner – March 18
  • Janie Polson – March 11
  • Erin Robinson – March 4
  • Kristine Smith – February 26
  • Ruth Bear – February 19