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>Colonial Settlers Along the Lower Trent and Neuse Rivers

>We are pleased to host Mr. Dennis Jones and Ms. Cheryl Fetterman this Saturday, October 22nd at 1pm for the second history feature of our Fall lecture series at the North Carolina History Center in New Bern.

Colonial Settlers Along the Lower Trent and Neuse Rivers
Mr. Dennis E. Jones, a historical geographer, will talk about the French Huguenot, English, Scots, Irish, German, and Swiss families who settled along the Trent and Neuse Rivers during the Colonial period and their geographical migrations.

French Huguenot Society of North Carolina
Ms. Cheryl Fetterman, President of the French Huguenot Society of North Carolina, will talk about the French Huguenot Society organization.

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 1 pm
Cullman Performance Hall • North Carolina History Center • 529 South Front St., New Bern, NC

Mr. Jones’ and Ms. Fetterman’s Presentations are Free and Open to the Public. Everyone is Welcome!

Delicious refreshments will be served after the presentation by Grandma’s Goodies of New Bern, 252-617-5828.

Come early and visit the beautiful Tryon Palace and the new North Carolina History Center which has an excellent permanent exhibit about the history of Eastern North Carolina. To learn more, please visit their website.

For more information about the Family History Society of ENC and Upcoming History and Cultural Events relating to Eastern North Carolina, please see our website.

If you have a meeting, event, project, or book that relates to the historical or cultural history of Eastern North Carolina that you would like to be listed on our website, please contact us at It is a free service.

Submitted by: David French, The Family History Society of Eastern North Carolina, 252-349-0405