South Carolina Genealogy Trails

We need State and County Host
If interested - View our Volunteer Information Page and contact me

Below are updates for UNHOSTED counties...Hosted counties will post their own updates on their sites...TAKE a LOOK and see what's there.

Aug 5
World War I Enlistments and those who died - all counties

Abbeville - 1920 The Arrow, Women's College of Due West Yearbook
Charleston - Some marriage notices for April, 1867.
Florence - 1933 Florentine, High school newsletter listing names of teachers and students
Greenville - 1923, 1924 & 1925 Greer High school yearbook. 1904 Chicora College, The Clarion Yearbook
May 16
Vietnam Casualties: Charleston, Chester, Chesterfield, Dillon, Edgefield, Fairfield, Greenville, Greenwood, Kershaw, Lancaster, Laurens, Marion, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda, and York.

Abbeville - Probate Book B, 1776-1793, contributed by Robertalee Lent. World War I Enlistments [white and colored soldiers] and those who Died.
Aiken - World War I Enlistments [white and colored soldiers] and those who Died. Obits for surnames: Adams, Gunter. Marriage license application for Nov. 6, 1918
Allendale - World War I Enlistments [white and colored soldiers] and those who Died.
Anderson - World War I Enlistments [white and colored soldiers] and those who Died.
Greenville - Barton Family Bible
Marlboro - McLaurin Bible RecordsYork - James Henderson bible and James Thomas Matthews bible, cb Sue Owen.
SC State Updates: Women's Institutions and a list of those in SC in 1918
1912 School Directory-list of teachers, superintendents for all counties during that year.
April 4
Korean War Casualties have been added to the following counties: Aiken, Allendale, Anderson, Bamberg, Barnwell, Beaufort, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Cherokee, Chester, Chesterfield, Clarendon, Colleton, Darlington, Dillon, Dorchester, Edgefield, Fairfield, Georgetown, Greenville, Greenwood, Hampton, Jasper, Lancaster, Laurens, Lee, Lexington, Marion, Oconee, Orangeburg, Pickens, Richland, Saluda, Spartanburg, Sumter, Union and York.
March 26
Abbeville - Erskine College Commencements for 1853, 1870 & 1872.
Aiken - Obits for surnames: Cleckley, Cooper, Corley, Gray, Mobley, , Smith, Warren. Camp Wadsworth attendees, 1918.
Anderson - News from 1860. Anderson College, 1914. Girls High School, 'The Tidings, 1927' yearbook. Boys High School, 'The Yellow Jacket, 1927', yearbook
Barnwell - Advertisement for The Barnwell Female Institute, 1866. Obit for surname Gyles.
Charleston - 28th Annual Report of St. Vincent's Female Orphan Society, January 1873. In the news section, Confederate Home Appeal, 1886. Obit for surname: Driggers. Page of Honor: Pvt. Joseph F. Dyer
Chester - Obit for surname Seymore.
Darlington - Internal Revenue Assessment Districts, 1866. Burial of Pvt. Raymond L. Brown Jr. and Wilton Smith. Obit for surname - Elliot, Heath, Moody.
Edgefield - Male Academy, 1861
Georgetown - Obit for surname Floyd.
Horry - Obituary for surname Foley.
Kershaw - Muster Roll of the Wateree Mounted Rifles. Korean War Casualties.
Lancaster - Marriage of Arrington-Richards.
Laurens - Obit for surname: Hazle & Owens, cb Donna H.
Newberry - 1854 letter from Ed. S. Bailey, Secretary of St Luke's Episcopal Church [St Lukes Episcopal Church updated]
The story of Thurston U. Vaughn.
Newberry College, 1905-06
Kibler #1 cemetery, Peterson-McConnel-Burgess Cemetery, Boazman-Smith, tb Barbara Smith.
Marriage announcement for surnames: Holley/Wallace, Townsend/Wessinger. Obits for surnmame: Ruff, Wallace
Oconee - Burial of Pvt. Raymond L. Brown Jr. and Wilton Smith.
Richland - Obit for surname Carter & Phillips.
Spartanburg - Carolina Orphan Home, request for help
Sumter - Obit for George Joseph
Williamsburg - Page of Honor - William Weaver, J. J. Hannah, Donald Montgomery, Dessie Brown. Obit for surname Elliott.
SC State Updates: History of Orphanages and a list of some of those in SC in 1918.
January 2018
Aiken -  Obits for surnames: Blackwell, Busbee, Wilson
Charleston -  Court of Ordinary, 1692-1700
Chester -  Roll of Confederate Soldiers
Darlington -  1904 Teacher Thank You
Horry - 1st County Fair Pamphlet.
Richland -  Confederate Soldier Burials in Columbia. Class of 1811 & 1814 South Carolina College
Spartanburg -  Some history on Camp Wadsworth and a list of soldiers in 1918
York -  Rev. Pension app for Major John Wallace.
Catawba Cemetery.
List of Postmasters
Military: Indian Land Guards, King Mtn. Guards, Indian Land Tigers, Home Guards
Common Pleas 1825-1836
Cemeteries: Mason-Youngblood, Darwin Family, Old Unity Presbyterian.
SC State Updates: 
Butler and his Cavalry.
An Order Book of the 1st. Regt., Continental Establisment.
List of County School Commissioners, Jan. 1873
1848 & 1857 SC College Commencement Ball invitation
Officers during the Mexican and Spanish American War.
List of Forts, Batteries, Camps.
November 29
Anderson -  1869 Militia Registration
Barnwell  - 1869 Militia Registration
Beaufort - Bio on James Lawton. and Early Settlers
Charleston -  Early Settlers
Chester -  Old Catholic Presbyterian Church Cemetery [along with some history].
Obits for surnames: Bagley, Dixon, Gaston, Peden,  Roddey, Thompson, Westbrook, Wylie.
Some Revolutionary War Soldiers
Chesterfield - 1869 Militia Registration
Edgefield -  Bio on Joshua Key
Spartanburg - Bio on John W Lewis
Union - Obits for J W Belk
SC State Updates
1796-1801 Marriages.
Officers of the South Carolina Regiment in the Cherokee War, 1760-61.
Death Notices May 1766-June 1782
Aug 5, 2017
Abbeville -  News from 1847, cb Robin L
Anderson -  The death of Samuel Hix, cb Keith W. 
Pickens Cemetery updated. 
Obit for surname Clardy.
Charleston -  Stabbing of George Gables, cb Robin L.
Obit for surname Dudley & , cb Heather H.
Wills for surnames: Bellinger, Johnston, Groomes, &  Pouncey
Dillon -  Page of Honor - John H David Jr.
Greenville -  Probate - Deed Book L & M.
Lancaster -  Death of ISOM C. CLINTON, cb Robin L
Lexington - Bible records for Gaskill/Worrell family & Buck/Martin family.
Orangeburg -  Marriage announcement of Brickle-Fogle.
Pickens -  Obit for  O. Thomas cb Heather H.
Spartanburg -  Rev. War Pension Application for  Anthony Crocker & Solomon Crocker.
Union - Obit for Dr. Robert Little
Wills for surname Greer & Savage.
SC State Updates:  Camp Asylum Prisoners

Nov 20
Abbeville -  Tilman Family Cemetery, cb Michelle G.
Calhoun -  1913 Society News
Charleston -  Bulletin of The Citadel, 1842-1939...history, teachers and all the students and graduates from the beginning.
Clarendon - 1913 Society News
Edgefield -  News from the 1855-59 Laurensville Herald.
Greenville -  Probate records for Terry-Smith, contributed by Lora Y.
Laurens -  Presbyterian College 1918 yearbook.
Richland -  Partial reading of Elmwood cemetery.

SC State Updates: 
Company K, 14th SCV
South Carolina Counties, Districts, Parishes and Townships.
South Carolina Historical, 100 years ago.
Records of The Regiments of The South Carolina Line, Continental Establishment.
Sons of the American Revolution, 1899-1911.

Sept 15
Charleston -  1883 SC Training School for Nursing - Rules, regulations, staff and students.
1899, 'The Hospital Herald" a news source for the Nursing school.
Nursing School Graduates throughout the beginning.
Marriages notices for  1766-1782.
Lee - 1913 Society News
Lexington - Obit for Corrie Harmon
Oconee -  Transcription of Wolf Stake Cemetery.  Obituaries for surnames: Bentley, Brown, Brucke, Bryant, Cox, Hawkins, Haynes, James, Knight, Lanford, Mauldin, Morgan, Taylor, & Wyatt.
Richland -  Confederate Home applications with additional info added through death certificates and obituaries.
Obituaries for surnames: Adams,  Brandenburg, Bridges, Burrows, Cowles, Gordon, Green, Hendrix, Mood, Newman, Norris and Whittle.
Union - Obit for Dr. Robert Little
York -  Obituaries for surnames:  Bayne, Beard, Bolin, Boyd, Epps, Farris, Harris, Henry, Nisbet, O'Connell, Riggins, Shaw, Wallace, Williams, & Wright.

BACK to main South Carolina page

Copyright   by Genealogy Trails - All Rights Reserved With full rights reserved for original submitters

This is a FREE website.
If you were directed here through a link for which you paid $ for, you can access much more FREE data via our South Carolina index page at http://www.genealogytrails.com/scar/
Also make sure to visit our main Genealogy Trails History Group website at http://genealogytrails.com/
for much more nationwide historical/genealogical data and access to other state/county data