NATIONAL REGISTER of Historic Places: 116 Elm Street - Three-bay, I-house with two-room plan, with one-story front porch and ell.
William R. "Will" Privett (1878-) married Nancy L. in 1905. The 1910 census noted Privett as a surfman at the Life Saving Station at Bogue Inlet, near Swansboro. At this time, he and Nancy had two daughters, Mary L. 2 and four-month old Jannita.
By 1920 Will Privett was noted as working with the Coast Guard Station; by that time the couple had three more children, Mattie, James and David.