County Meet Your
Host Bill Smith
Family Home Page
- I began my research in 1991, from the time
that I was a little boy I wanted to know who were the
parents of my great grandfather. Where did they come
from? Were the enslaved? Were they free? The answer to
these questions and more have lead me on a 9 year
genealogy journey. This web site is the results of that
- Host Pamlico County Home Page
- I became the administrator for the Pamlico
Co. web page in March 2000. I am from Pamlico Co. so it
is an honor and a privilage to be the County host. All
thanks go to Diane K, who gave me the opprotunity to be
the administrator for Pamlico Co. NCGenWeb site.
- Volunteer for Afrigenas NC Home Page
- Volunteer to help setup,and maintain the
Afrigenas NC home page. Collecting, editing and posting
African American research materials to the web site. Too
help fellow NC African American research trace and find
- Web Master for Rodger Smith Family
- Web master for the Smith family e-Group it
an online family discussion group utilizing online voice
chat rooms, mail list and chat rooms. Family members from
around the country from Boston Ma to Los Angelos CA can
meet online and make plans for family reunions and other
actives relating to family matters.
- Writing a Book In Search Of Rodger
- I am in the process of writing a book
about my exprence in tracing my ancestors, and how to
research African American genealogy past the 1870 census.
- Black Genealogy Exchange
- I am a member and active contributor to
the Black Genealogy Exchange. The Black Genealogy
Exchange was created to unite the efforts of Black
Genealogist. It does not take a beginner long to realize
that finding our ancestors is extremely difficult,
however it can be done. Hopefully my exsperance,
comments and input will help to make the Black Genealogy
Exchange a prime source for Black genealogical
- I was born in Mesic a small Town in
Pamlico County NC. My parents moved to New York City when
I was 7years old. I completed the first grade and
followed them to NY in 1950. I lived their until 1988
when I retired to NC to live and to fish.
- After our annual family reunion in 1990, I
was asked to do the family history for the next family
reunion. This was the beginning of my Geneolgy journey.
Which has brought me to where I am to day. Sad to say I
have not been fishing sence I began my research. All of
my free time has been spent in some old documents or
- Owner of Poppa Bear's Kitchen a
BB-Q RIB Restaurant
- at 1020 Broad Street
- New Bern NC 28560
[Retired in 1999]
- Computer Nerd
- Love's To Fish !
- Don't get to do it anymore.
Please send me mail telling me what you think about Pamlico County page and
I might improve it.
Copyright © 2000 by Bill Smith.
Last revised: April 02, 2000.