South Carolina Research Materials
Census, Mortality 

Heads of Families First Census of the United States -11790 South Carolina 

South Carolina 1800 Census - G. Ronald Teeples

Index to the 1800 Census of South Carolina - Brent H. Holcomb

South Carolina 1810 Census Index - R. V. Jackson, G. R. Teeples & David Schaefermeyer

South Carolina Index to the United States Census of 1820 

South Carolina 1820 Census Index - Ronald Vern Jackson

Index to 1860 Federal Census of South Carolina - Johnnie P. Arnold

Index to the 1850 Mortality Schedule of South Carolina - Brent H. Holcomb

1860 Mortality Census of Upper South Carolina Volume I - Faye Berry

Index to 1860 Mortality Schedule of South Carolina - Jonnie P. Arnold

South Carolina, Maps & Guides

Mills' Atlas of South Carolina 1820 - Robert Mills

Mills' Atlas Atlas of the State of South Carolina 1825 - Robert Mills

South Carolina The WPA Guide to the Palmetto State 

South Carolina, Genealogies

Lineage Charts S.C. Genealogical Society Chapters: Charleston, Columbia, Greenville, 

  Greenwood, Pee Dee, Pendleton Dist., Pinckney Dist. & Sumter Vols. I-V

South Carolina Genealogies S. C. Historical & Genealogical Magazine Vol. I, Alston - Colcock

South Carolina Genealogies S. C. Historical & Genealogical Magazine Vol. II, Colleton - Izard

South Carolina Genealogies S. C. Historical & Genealogical Mag. Vol. III, Jenkins - Quattlebaum

South Carolina Genealogies S. C. Historical & Genealogical Magazine Vol. IV, Rhett - Wragg

South Carolina Genealogies S. C. Historical & Genealogical Magazine Index - Margaret Cannon

Some South Carolina Genealogical Records (various counties) - Janie Revill

A Collection of Upper South Carolina Gen. & Family Records Vols. I-IV - Rev. S. E Lucas, Jr.

Low Country Gens. (deSaussure, Huger, Horry, Laurens, Ford, King, Boone - C. deSaussure

South Carolina Huguenotss Huger Family (loose papers) - Jason Thad Hollis

The Golden Christmas A Tale of Lowcountry Life - Wm. Gilmore Simms

Correct Mispronunciations of Some South Carolina Names - Claude & Irene Neuffer

Local and Family History in South Carolina A Bibliography - Richard N. Cote

Dictionary of South Carolina Biography Volume I - Richard N. Cote

A Founding Family The Pinckneys of South Carolina - Frances Leigh Williams

South Carolina Bible Records - Dorothy H. Phifer

A Guide to South Carolina Genealogical Research & Records - Brent Howard Holcomb

South Carolina Genealogical Research - George K. Schweitzer

South Carolina A Guide for Genealogists - Theresa M. Hicks

A Guide to the Manuscript Collection of the South Caroliniana Library U. of S. C.

The South Carolina Archives A Temporary Summary Guide 1976 - Chandler & Wade

A Guide to Local Government Records in the South Carolina Archives - Dept. S.C. Archives

South Carolina, Immigrants & Groups

Original Persons of Quality 1600-1700 - John Camden Hutton

First Settlers of South Carolina 1670-1700 - Agnes Leland Baldwin

South Carolina Immigrants 1760-1770 - Jack Jones & Mary B. Warren

Citizens and Immigrants - South Carolina, 1768 - Mary Bondurant Warren

The Expansion of South Carolina 1729-1765 - Robert L. Meriwether

Protestant Immigrants to South Carolina, 1769-1773 - Janie Revill

Scotch-Irish Immigration to South Carolina, 1772 - Jean Stephenson

Destiny o/t Scotch-Irish an Account of the Presbyterian Migration 1720-1853 - H. L. Porter III

The Scotch-Irish and Their First Settlements of the Tyger River - George Howe

Register of St. Philip's Parish, Charlestown 1720-1758 - A. S. Salley, Jr.

Register of St. Philip's Parish, Charlestown 1754-1810 - D E Huger smith & A S Salley, Jr.

South Carolina Baptists 1670-1805 - Leah Townsend

Edwards' Materials Towards a History of the Baptists Vol. 2 - Morgan Edwards

Asbury's South Carolina Visits - Harold Lawrence ed.

The Huguenots of Colonial South Carolina - Arthur H. Hirsch

Quaker Families of South Carolina & Georgia - William F. Medlin

Quakers in South Carolina - Rev. Silas Emmett Lucas, Jr.

The Old Stone Church Oconee County South Carolina - SC DAR

Old Stone Church Cemetery Clemson, South Carolina -Peggy Burton Rich

South Carolina, Early History

South Carolina Indians Indian Traders & Other Ethnic Connections Beginning in 1670 - T. Hicks

The South Carolina Regulators The Story o/t First American Vigilante Movement - R. M. Brown

South Carolina Provincial Troops - A. S. Salley

The Militia in Antebellum South Carolina Society - Jean Martin Flynn

Colonial and Revolutionary History of Upper South Carolina - J. B. O. Landrum

A Most Important Epocha: The Coming of the Revolution in South Carolina - Robert M. Weir

South Carolina Newspapers 1760 - Mary Bondurant Warren

South Carolina, American Revolution

South Carolina in the American Revolution A Source Guide for Gen. & Hist. - Eric G. Grundset

Roster of South Carolina Patriots in the American Revolution - Bobby Gilmer Moss

South Carolina Revolutionary Soldiers, Sailors, Patriots & Descendants Vol. I - Maddox & Carter

South Carolinians in the Revolution - Sara Sullivan Ervin

Records of the Regiments of the S. Carolina Line in the Revolutionary War - Alexander S. Salley

A History of the Upper Country of S.C. Vol. II (personalities & History of Rev.) Silas E. Lucas, Jr.

South Carolina Daughters of the American Revolution Bible Records 

Memoirs of Major Joseph McJunkin Revolutionary Patriot - Rev. James H. Saye

Wilmot G. DeSaussure The State Society of the Cincinnati of S. C. (speech) - W. G. DeSaussure

Guide to South Carolina Pensions & Annuities 1783-1869 - T. Draine & E. Bannister

Revolutionary War Bounty Land Grants in South Carolina - Tony Draine & John Skinner

South Carolina, Revolution (Loyalist)

South Carolina Loyalists in the American Revolution - Robert S. Lambert

The Journal of Alexander Chesney, a S. Carolina Loyalist in the Revolution & After - E. A. Jones

South Carolina, Revolution (Battles)

The Cowpens - Guilford Courthouse Campaign - Burke Davis

The Patriots at the Cowpens - Bobby Gilmer Moss

Ninety Six The Struggle for the South Carolina Back Country - Robert T. Bass

South Carolina, Marriages, Obits & Deaths

South Carolina Marriages 1688-1799 - Brent H. Holcomb

South Carolina Marriages 1800-1820 -Brent H. Holcomb

Supplement to South Carolina Marriages 1688-1820 - Brent H. Holcomb

North and South Carolina Marriage Records - William M. Clemens

An Account of Marriages Solemnized by Tolaver Robertson in S.C. 1842-1867 - J. R. Gainey

Marriage Notices in Charleston Courier 1803-1808 - A. S. Salley, Jr.

Marriage Notices in S. C. and American Gazette - A. S. Salley, Jr.

Marriage & Death Notices From the So. Christian Advocate 1837-1860 Vol. I - S. E. Lucas, Jr. 

Marriage & Death Notices From the So. Christian Advocate 1861-1867 Vol. II - S. E. Lucas, Jr. 

Marriage Notices From the Southern Christian Advocate 1867-1878 - Brent H. Holcomb

Death and Obituary Notices From the Southern Christian Advocate 1867-1878 - B. H. Holcomb

Marriage & Death Notices From the Sothern Patriot 1815-1830, Vol. I - Wilson & Grimes

Marriage & Death Notices From Columbia, S.C., Newspapers 1792-1839

Marriage & Death Notices From the (Charleston, S. C.) Mercury 1822-1832 - Brent H. Holcomb

Marriage & Death Notices From Baptist Newspapers of S. C. 1835-1865 - Brent H. Holcomb

Marriage & Death Notices From Baptist Newspapers of S. C. Vol. 2 1866-1887 - B. H. Holcomb

Marriage & Death Notices From the Up-Country of S. C. (Greenville News) 1826-1863 - B H H.

Marriage & Death Notices From Upper S.C. Newspapers 1843-1865 - Brent H. Holcomb

Marriages and Deaths in the Charleston Times - Brent H. Holcomb

Death & Marriage Notices From The Watchman and Observer 1845-1855 - Brent H. Holcomb

Associate Reformed Presbyterian Death & Marriage Notices from The Christian Magazine of the  

  South, The Erskine Miscellany, & the Due West Telescope 1843-1863 - Lowry Wane

Record of Deaths in Columbia, South Carolina 1859-1877 by John Glass - B. H. Holcomb

South Carolina, Wills

Abstracts of Wills of the State of South Carolina Vol. I 1670-1740 - C. T. Moore & A. A. Simmons

Abstracts of Wills of the State of South Carolina Vol.II 1740-1760 - Caroline T. Moore

Abstracts of Wills of the State of South Carolina Vol. III 1760-1784 - Caroline T. Moore

A Genealogical Collection of South Carolina Wills & Records Vol. 1 - Pauline Young

A Genealogical Collection of South Carolina Wills & Records Vol. 2 - Pauline Young

Indexes to the County Wills of South Carolina - Martha Lou Houston

South Carolina Wills 1670 -1853 or later - Mary Bondurant Warren

South Carolina, Probate

Probate Records of South Carolina Vol. I: Index to Inventories 1746-1785 - Rev. S. E. Lucas, Jr.

Probate Records of S. C. Vol. 2 Journal of Court of Ordinary, Letters of Admission - B. Holcomb

Probate Records of S. C. Vol. 3 Journal of the Court of the Ordinary 1764-1771 - B. H. Holcomb

South Carolina, Land Grants & Deeds

South Carolina's Royal Grants Vol. 1, Grant Books 1-9, 1732-1761 - Brent H. Holcomb

South Carolina's Royal Grants Vol. 2, Grant Books 10-17, 1760-1768 - Brent H. Holcomb

South Carolina's Royal Grants Vol. 3, Grant Books 18-24, 1768-1773 - Brent H. Holcomb

South Carolina Memorials: Abstracts of Land Titles Vol. 1774-1776 - Jesse III & Marg. Motes  

South Carolina Memorials I 1731-1776 - Katie Prince Ward-Esker

South Carolina Land Grants in North Carolina - Brent H. Holcomb

South Carolina Deed Abstracts Vol. I 1719-1772 - Clara A. Langley

South Carolina Deed Abstracts Vol. II 1740-1755, Books V-PP - Clara A. Langley

South Carolina Deed Abstracts Vol. III 1755-1768, Books QQ-H-3 - Clara A. Langley

South Carolina Deed Abstracts Vol. IV 1767-1773 Books 1-3, E-4 - Clara A. Langley

South Carolina Deed Abstracts 1773-1778 Books F-4 through X-4 - Brent Holcomb

South Carolina Deed Abstracts 1776-1783 Books Y-4 through H-5 - Brent Holcomb

South Carolina Deed Abstracts 1783-1788 Books I-5 through Z-5 - Brent Holcomb

Petitions for Land From the S. Carolina Council Journals Vol. I: 1734/35-1748 - B. H. Holcomb

Petitions for Land From the S. Carolina Council Journals Vol. II: 1748-1752 - Brent H. Holcomb

Petitions for Land From the S. Carolina Council Journals Vol. III: 1752-1753 - Brent H. Holcomb

Petitions for Land From the S. Carolina Council Journals Vol. IV: 1754-1756 - Brent H. Holcomb

Petitions for Land From the S. Carolina Council Journals Vol. V: 1757-1765 - Brent H. Holcomb

Petitions for Land From the S. Carolina Council Journals Vol. VI: 1766-1770 - Brent H. Holcomb

Petitions for Land From the S. Carolina Council Journals Vol. VII: 1771-74 - Brent H. Holcomb

South Carolina, Jury & Legal

South Carolina Jury Lists, 1718 Through 1783 - Mary Bondurant Warren

The Jury Lists of South Carolina 1778-1779 - GE Lee Corley Hendrix & Morn McCoy Lindsay

The Hard Labor Section - H. T. Cook

South Carolina, Genealogy

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Vol. 1-6, 1973-1978

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Vol. 7-11, 1979-1983

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Vol. 12-16,1984-1988

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Vol. 17-21, 1989-1993

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Vol. 22-27, 1994-1999

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Vol. 28-32, 2000-2004

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Vol. 33-37, 2005-2009

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Vol. 39-41, 2011-2013

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Index Vols. I-V - Brent H. Holcomb

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Index Vols. I-X, 1973-82 - Brent H. Holcomb

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Index Vols. XI-XX, 1983-92 - Brent H. Holcomb

South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research Index Vols. XXI-XXX, 1993-2002 - B. Holcomb

South Carolina Genealogical Register Vol. III 1-4

South Carolina, Counties & Districts

Some South Carolina County Records Vol. 1 - Brent Holcomb

Some South Carolina County Records Vol. 2 - Rev. Silas Emmett Lucas, Jr.

Abbeville County & District (incl. 96 -Abbeville, Edgefield, Laurens, Newberry, Spartanburg

  & Union Counties)

Abbeville County S.C. Census 1790 

The 1850 Census of Abbeville District South Carolina - Harold Lawrence

Federal Census of Abbeville County South Carolina 1810-1840 - Larry E. Pursley

Old Abbeville Scenes of the Past of a Town Where "Old Time Things are not Forgotten - L. Ware

7500 Marriages from Ninety-Six and Abbeville District, S. C., 1774-1890 - Larry E. Pursley

Abbeville District, South Carolina Marriages, 1777-1852 - Rev. Silas Emmett Lucas, Jr.

Cemetery Records of Abbeville County South Carolina - R. Wayne Bratcher

Abstracts of Old Ninety-Six and Abbeville District Wills and Bonds - Willie Pauline Young

Ninety Six District, South Carolina Journal of the Court of the Ordinary - Brent H. Holcomb

Two 1787 Tax Lists Ninety Six District South Carolina - Brent H. Holcomb

1779 Jury List Ninety Six District S.C. and Index (folder) - Mrs. Paul Schadlinsky

Index to... Plat Books A&B Lower Parts of Old Ninety Six District 1784-1788 - R. W. Bratcher

South Carolina, Anderson County 

Traditions and History of Anderson County - Louise Ayer Vandiver

Journeys Into the Past The Anderson Region's Heritage - Frank A. Dickson

Linking Past to the Future 1987 Courthouse Time Capsule (Confederate & Masonic Rolls)

Early Anderson County, S.C. Newspapers, Marriages & Obituaries 1841-1882 - Tom Wilkinson

Anderson County Cemeteries Volume 1 - R. Wayne Bratcher

Anderson County Cemeteries Volume 2 - R. Wayne Bratcher

Pendleton District & Anderson Co., S.C. Wills, Estates, Inventories, Tax Returns & Census 

  Records - Alexander, Elliott & Willie

A Place Called Due West The Home of Erskine College - Lowry Ware

South Carolina, Barnwell County

Barnwell County Marriages 1775-1879 Implied in Probate & Equity Records - B. & S. Langdon

Winton (Barnwell) County, S. C. Minutes of Co. Court & Will Book 1, 1785-1791 - B. H. Holcomb

Court of Equity Records of Barnwell District S.C. First Book p.1-50 - Folks Huxford

Court of Equity Records of Barnwell District S.C. Second Book p.51-110 - Folks Huxford

South Carolina, Beaufort County

Early Beaufort South Carolina Census 1790,1800 & 1810 (Beaufort, Hampton, Jasper Cos.)

Mary Dunn Cemetery Daufuskie Island South Carolina - Billie Burn

South Carolina, Camden County 

Historic Camden Part One Colonial and Revolutionary - T. Kirkland & R. Kennedy

Historic Camden Part Two Nineteenth Century - Thomas Kirkland & Robert Kennedy

Marriage and Death Notices From Camden, S. C. Newspapers, 1816-1865 - Brent H. Holcomb

Camden District, S.C. Wills and Administrations 1781-1787 - Brent Holcomb & Elmer Parker

South Carolina, Charleston County & District (Bartholomews, Berkeley, Charleston 

  Colleton, Marion & Washington Counties)

Charleston, South Carolina Marriages 1877-1895 - Susan L. King

Marriage Notices in Charleston Courier 1803-1808 - A. S. Salley

Marriage Notices in the South-Carolina Gazette: and Country Journal 1765-1775 & in The 

  Charlestown Gazette 1778-1780 - A. S. Salley

Marriage and Death Notices From the Charleston Observer 1827-1845 - Brent Holcomb

Abstracts of Wills of Charleston District, South Carolina 1783-1800

Abstracts of Records of Secretary of the Province South Carolina 1692-1721 - Caroline T. Moore

An Index to Deeds o/t Province and State of S. C. 1719-1785 & Charleston Dist. 1785-1800-Lucas

Charleston District South Carolina Journal of the Ordinary 1812-1830 - Caroline T. Moore

The Civil War Walking History Book - Mary Clark Coy

The Genealogists' Guide to Charleston County S. C. - Richard N. Cote

South Carolina, Cheraws District (Chesterfield, Darlington, Marlboro Counties)

History f the Old Cheraws - Rev. Alexander Gregg

Saint David's Parrish, S.C. Minutes o/t Vestry 1768-1832 Parish Register 1819-1924 - B Holcomb

South Carolina, Chester County

The 1820 Census Chester District South Carolina - Faye Berry

Tombstone Records of Chester County and Vicinity Vol. 1 - Louise Kelly Crowder

Chester County, South Carolina Deed Abstracts Vol. I bks. A-F 1785-1799 - Brent H. Holcomb

Chester County, South Carolina Will Abstracts 1787-1838 - Brent H. Holcomb

Chester County, South Carolina Minutes of the County Court 1785-1799 - Holcomb & Parker

South Carolina, Colleton County

Narratives of Colleton County South Carolina - Beulah Glover

South Carolina, Darlington County

The Darlingtoniana A History of Darlington County - Eliza Ervin & Horace Rudisill

South Carolina, Edgefield County

The First & Second Federal Census of Edgefield, South Carolina 1790,1800 

History of Edgefield County, S. C. From the Earliest Settlements to 1897 - John A. Chapman

Edgefield Co. Marriages 1769-1880 Implied in Edgefield Co., SC Probate Records - B. Langdon

Edgefield County, SC Family Cemeteries & Death Notices From The SC Bapt. News. - Gen. Soc.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Records - Janie Revill

Edgefield County, S.C. Cemeteries Vols. I-IV - OldEdgefield Gen. Soc.

Marriage, Death, & Estate Notices from Georgetown, S.C. Newspapers 1791-1861 - 

The ABCD's of Edgefield Genealogy Annotations to Bible Records Cemeteries of Families Death

  Notices - Edgefield Chapter SC Gen. Soc.

Abstracts of Wills Edgefield County South Carolina - Delwyn Associates

Edgefield County, South Carolina, Wills 1787-1836 - James E. & Vivian Wooley

Indexes of Edgefield County, S.C. Vol. One Probate Records - GE Lee Corley Hendrix

Edgefield County South Carolina Probate Records Boxes 1-3 Packages 1-106 - Carol Wells

Edgefield County South Carolina Probate Records Boxes 4-6 Packages 107- 218 - Carol Wells

Genealogical Abstracts of Edgefield (SC) Equity Court Records - Carol Wells

Edgefield County, South Carolina Minutes of the County Court 1785-1795 - Brent H. Holcomb

Edgefield County, S.C. Deed Books 1-2-3 - GE Lee Corley Hendrix

Edgefield County South Carolina Abstracts of Deed Books 1-12, 1786-1796 - GE Lee C. Hendrix

Edgefield County South Carolina Deed Books 13 through 41, 11 Vols. - Carol Wells

South Carolina, Fairfield County

Fairfield County, S.C. Minutes of the County Court 1785-1799 - Brent H. Holcomb

Memorialized Records of Lexington District, South Carolina 1814-1825 - Brent Holcomb

South Carolina, Georgetown County

Marriage, Death, & Estate Notices from Georgetown, S.C. Newspapers 1791-1861 - B. Holcomb

Marriage & Death Notices from Columbia, S. Carolina, Newspapers 1838-1860 - B. H. Holcomb

Parish Registers of Prince George Winyah Church Georgetown, S.C. 1815-1936 - Brent Holcomb

South Carolina, Greenville County, Washington Dist. (Greenville, Laurens & Newberry)

Abstracts of Deeds: Greenville County, SC Books A, B & C (1787-1795) - A. B. Pruitt

Abstracts of Deeds: Greenville County, SC Books D & E (1795-1798) - A. B. Pruitt

Abstracts of Deeds: Greenville County, SC Books F & G (1800-1807) - A. B. Pruitt

Abstracts of Gen. Sessions Court Case Rolls Washington Dist. 1792-99, Greenville Co. 1787-1799