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Marriage, Death and Estate Notices from Georgetown, SC Newspapers 1791-1861 Brent Holcomb

Marriage, Death and Estate Notices from Georgetown, SC Newspapers 1791-1861

Brent Holcomb

Published May 21st 2014
ISBN : 9780893081508
Paperback
234 pages
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Since South Carolina did not officially keep vital records until 1911, it is extremely important to search through newspapers to locate this type of information. Sometimes this is the only source that may have that type of information. The reader isMoreSince South Carolina did not officially keep vital records until 1911, it is extremely important to search through newspapers to locate this type of information. Sometimes this is the only source that may have that type of information. The reader is cautioned to note that all legal records for Georgetown County were destroyed by fire in 1865. These notices cover the counties of Georgetown District, viz. Georgetown, Horry, Marion, and Williamsburg. Also, notices are to be found from neighboring counties of Charleston, Darlington and Sumter.