Charleston County, South Carolina
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Marriages 1816-1871. performed by Wm. S. Lee
Marriages and Deaths from -The Charleston Morning Post and Daily Advertiser
Marriage And Death Notices From The City Gazette
Marriage Bonds, 1743-44
Confederate Home Application
1883 SC Training School for Nursing; The Hospital Herald, a news source for the nursing school.
Nursing School Graduates
Bulletin of The Citadel, 1842-1939
Wills, Early Settlers
Court of Ordinary, 1692-1700
Jewish Marriage Notices, The Newspaper Press (1775-1906)
January 1873 Annual Report, St. Vincent's Female Orphan Society, Confederate Home Appeal, 1886
Korean War Casualties, Vietnam War Casualties, World War I Enlistments and those who died
The Palmetto 1921 & 1938 - handbook for the Citadel
Abstracts of Records of the Proceedings in the Court of Ordinary, 1764-1771










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Towns/Cities in Charleston County

Awendaw / Charleston / Folly Beach / Hollywood / Isle of Palms / James Island

Kiawah Island / Lincolnville

McClellanville / Meggett / Mount Pleasant

North Charleston / Ravenel / Rockville /

Seabrook Island / Sullivan's Island/Wadmalaw Island


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