Martin County Historical Society


Preserving The Cultural Heritage of Martin County, North Carolina

This page will periodically contain historical articles written by invited authors. Each article will be focus on a topic from the history of Martin County. The articles may also include a regional focus because Martin County was part of a larger environment and historical movements. Each article will be researched and have citations of references. References must be traceable. If possible, internet references will be included to allow readers to read a reference. Wikipedia will not be accepted as the sole resource due to its oftentimes unreliability.

If you are interested in writing an article and/or have a topic you wish to read, please send an email to The submission of an article does not automatically assure publication. If there are questions, you will be contacted via the email used to submit an article.

Our purpose is to provide as much historical information about Martin County to all people interested in history.