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Heritage Genealogical Society

Order of Caswell Descendants
 

The Order of Caswell Descendants is a collective group of people who have proved their lineage to Richard Caswell, Sr.  An honorary designation shall be bestowed by the Heritage Genealogical Society to anyone that can document their Caswell heritage.  The Order requires no meetings, dues or responsibilities.  Each applicant will be required to fill out an application and submit documentation of lineage.  Once the applicant has been approved for Order of the Caswell Descendants, a certificate shall be presented at a special ceremony honoring the memory of the Caswell Family. Their name shall be added to the Book of Caswell Descendants and kept at Heritage Place, Lenoir Community College in Kinston, North Carolina. 
 

 

  Application
 

The applicant for designation needs to include information for each generation: The following information will be requested on the form.

Name
Date of birth

Date of birth

Date of marriage
Place of marriage
Date of death

 
S
ome document linking each generation to the previous one will be required. There are many sources for this information in addition to birth, death and marriage certificates. Documentation for prior generations may include state census schedules, obituaries, church records, and many more.  NoteYou may be approved by submitting a prior approved application in which you would provide the documentation from where your line splits (i.e. a grand child may go in on the approved application of a grandparent only providing the documentation of the parents and herself/himself).

 

Name   _________________________________________________________________

Address ________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________

E-mail _________________________________________________________________

Phone _________________________________________________________________

Date of Birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________
Spouse name  ___________________________________________________________

 

 

 

Order of Caswell Descendants

Application

Page 2


Parents

 

 

Fatherís name __________________________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________
Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________
Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

Motherís name __________________________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________

Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

Order of Caswell Descendants

Application

Page 3


Grandparents

 

Grandfatherís name _____________________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________
Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________
Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

Grandmotherís name _____________________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________

Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

Order of Caswell Descendants

Application

Page 4


Great-grandparents

 

Great-grandfatherís name _________________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________
Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________
Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

Great-grandmotherís name ________________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________

Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

Order of Caswell Descendants

Application

Page 5


GGGrandparents

 

GGreat-grandfatherís name ________________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________
Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________
Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

GGreat-grandmotherís name _______________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________

Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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GGGreat-Grandparents

 

GGGreat-grandfatherís name ______________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________
Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________
Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

GGGreat-grandmotherís name _______________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________

Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Order of Caswell Descendants

Application

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GGGGreat-Grandparents

 

GGGGreat-grandfatherís name _____________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________
Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________
Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

GGGGreat-grandmotherís name____________________________________________
Date of birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________

Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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GGGGGreat-Grandparents

 

GGGGGreat-grandfatherís name ____________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________
Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________
Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

GGGGGreat-grandmotherís name___________________________________________
Date of birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________

Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Order of Caswell Descendants

Application

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GGGGGGreat-Grandparents

 

GGGGGGreat-grandfatherís name __________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________
Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________
Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

GGGGGGreat-grandmotherís name_________________________________________
Date of birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________

Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Order of Caswell Descendants

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GGGGGGGreat-Grandparents

 

GGGGGGGreat-grandfatherís name ________________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________
Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________
Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

GGGGGGGreat-grandmotherís name________________________________________
Date of birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________

Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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GGGGGGGGreat-Grandparents

 

GGGGGGGGreat-grandfatherís name _______________________________________

Date of birth ___________________________________________________________
Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________
Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

GGGGGGGGreat-grandmotherís name_______________________________________
Date of birth ___________________________________________________________

Place of birth ___________________________________________________________

Date of marriage_________________________________________________________

Place of marriage ________________________________________________________

Date of death ___________________________________________________________

Place of death __________________________________________________________

Documentation:             ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________
                                    ____________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Submit the completed application with copies of documentation to:

            Heritage Genealogical Society
            Order of Caswell Descendants
            P. O. Box 1734
            Kinston, NC 28503  

The completed application with documentation will be reviewed by a select committee of the Heritage Genealogical Society.  You will be notified within six weeks of acceptance into the Order of Caswell Descendants.

 Confirmation into the Order shall be done once a year at a special meeting of the Heritage Genealogical Society