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Carlos P. Surratt Genealogy Room: Home

HOURS:  Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.  |  Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  |  Weekends: CLOSED


Surry County Genealogical Society


The Surry County Genealogical Association offers assistance and training to persons interested in genealogical research.

Visit the SCGA Website

The SCGA meets at 7:00 PM on the 2nd Monday of each month in the Teaching Auditorium (A-121) at Surry Community College. Please visit their website or contact Esther Johnson, SCGA President, for additional information.


The holdings of the Carlos P. Surratt Genealogy Room include family histories, state and local records, local and national newsletters, census records, maps, and many other materials of interest to those pursuing genealogy.

Materials are available for several North Carolina counties as well as Virginia and Tennessee counties. Also available are state and national records.

If traveling some distance, please call ahead to make sure the Library is open. For information or help please contact Sebrina Mabe or call 336-386-3459.

Digital Archives

1975 Yearbook coverSCC Digital Archives

View digitized collections from the SCC Library.

We have digitized the following collections:

  • Yearbook Collection
  • Scrapbook Collection
  • Funeral Card Collection

Genealogy Chat

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Have a quick question? Need a bit of help with your research? The Government and Heritage Library (State Library of NC) offers the option to chat with a librarian. Online chat is available Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m (EST).

Websites and Databases