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THE PIEDMONT HISTORICAL SOCIETY QUARTERLY
Volume I
January 1983
Number 1
Meditations
2
History of Bethlehem Church
3
Spartanburg in 1809
8
Early History of Liberty United Methodist Church
9
Liberty Methodist Church Cemetery
16
Lawson Fork Home Guards
20
Fairview Baptist Church Membership Roll 1852
21
Goforth Family Bible
23
1860 Spartanburg District Mortality Census
24
Commissioners of Poor Account 1848-1849
26
War of 1812 Pensioners
29
Pennington Family Cemetery
29
1870 Masonic Notices
30
Humorous Epitaphs
31
Gleanings
32
Queries
33
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Volume I
April 1983
Number 2
President's Page
35
Original Newspapers at the Spartanburg County Library
36
Early Spartanburg County Schools
37
Spartanburg County Court of Common Pleas Minutes
47
Grave of Hero Is Marked by D.A.R.
57
Bethel Presbyterian Church Monument Inscription
59
Mount Calvary Church to Observe 100th Anniversary
60
Alverson Family Reunion
61
Last of Union County Confederate Veterans
62
Cowpens Woman Recalls Adventures of the Civil War
63
Confederate Dead at Farmville, Virginia
65
Claim Agency
66
Immigration
67
[Methodist] Conference Appointments
68
White Family Record
69
Some 1867 Death Notices
70
Bates-Fitch Family Cemetery
71
Brockman Family Cemetery
72
Horton Family Cemetery
74
Littlejohn Family Cemetery
74
William Tuck Family Cemetery
75
Williams-Parris Family Cemetery
76
Willis Family Cemetery
76
McClimons Memorial
77
Moved to Texas
78
Marriage Notices from the Carolina Spartan
79
Historical Events
86
In Memoriam
87
1860 Spartanburg District Mortality Census
88
1883 Greenville City and Street Tax Ledger
91
Appointments by the Legislature for Spartanburg District
95
Gleanings
96
Queries
98
Library Acquisitions
99
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Volume I
July 1983
Number 3
McMaken's Tavern
101
Thorne Memorial.
102
Smith-Stone Connections
103
Blalock Family Burial Ground
105
Kuykendal Family Burial Ground
106
Martin Family Burial Ground
106
Meek Family Burial Ground
109
Sims Family Burial Ground
109
Two Deaths Sadden People of Seneca
111
Brown Family Bible
112
Some Marriage Notices from the Anderson Intelligencer
113
Fatal Accident
114
Spartanburg County Court of Common Pleas Minutes
115
1860 Union District Mortality Census
120
1860 York District Mortality Census
126
1883 Greenville City and Street Tax Ledger
132
Joe Crews Shot
136
Holland-Fowler Marriage
136
Unclaimed Letter Lists
137
Kansas Emigrants
138
1912 Oconee County Confederate Pension Roll
139
Society
News
144
Queries
145
New Exchanges
150
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Volume I
October 1983
Number
4
President's Page
151
Old Piece of Cloth from an Old Spinning Wheel
152
The Story of Mt. Bethel [Methodist] Church [Laurens Co.]
153
The James Hilliard Grigg Family Record
155
Some Forefathers of Anderson County
156
Death of a Centenarian
160
Spartanburg County Court of Common Pleas Minutes
161
Wm. Hendrix, Pioneer Founder of Abner Creek Baptist Church
166
Chauga (Shoal Creek) Baptist Church Membership List
167
Will of William Sea
169
Will of Edward Musgrove
171
Goude1ock-Jefferies Family Burial Ground
172
Manning Family Burial Ground
174
Willson-White-Carroll Family Burial Ground
175
The Return of the Dead
176
Did You Know?
176
1912 Pickens County Confederate Pension Roll
177
McE1rath-Seay Family Record
182
1860 Chester District Mortality Census
183
Smith Memorial
188
1883 Greenville City and Street Tax Ledger
189
Queries
193
Book Review
200
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Volume II
January 1984
Number 1
President's Page
1
Library Acquisitions
2
Captain Wm. Nathaniel Austin, Sr. of "Gilder" Plantation
3
Some of the Forefathers of Anderson County
8
Spartanburg County Court of Common Pleas Minutes
12
Crocker Bible Record
18
Salem Presbyterian Churchyard
19
Johnson Family Record
30
1860 Greenville District Mortality Census
31
Henry Houser House
36
The Will of Henry Houser of South Carolina
36
1912 Union County Confederate Pension Roll
39
Miscellany
44
The Family of William and Mary Allen Millwood
45
Society News
46
Queries
47
Book Reviews
50
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Volume II
April 1984
Number 2
President's Page
51
New Exchanges
52
Some of the Forefathers of Anderson County
53
Bethany [Presbyterian] Church
59
English Monarchs
60
Chester Medical Doctor Has Practiced Since 1909
61
The Crook Family
63
Jonathan Crook Forgotten Frontiersman
66
Spartanburg County Court of Common Pleas Minutes
71
Early Membership in the Holly Springs Baptist Church
76
Editor's Note
80
Trinity Methodist Churchyard
81
Babbtown, Laurens County
85
Elias Mitchell Family Burial Ground
86
Moss Family Burial Ground
86
Mullinax Family Cemetery
87
Beasley Family Cemetery
87
Egger Family Record
88
Belcher-Bishop-Gregory Bible Record
89
Caldwell Bible Record
90
1860 Pickens District Mortality Census
92
WPA Church Record Survey for St. John's Lutheran, Walhalla
95
Book Reviews
97
Society News
98
Meetings
98
Queries
98
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Volume :ii
July 1984
Number 3
UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
President's Page
Grandpa Crook Was a preacher
Arnold Notes
Burton Family Notes
New Exchanges
New Genealogical Service Available
Veterans ... Buried in Pickens Cemetery
Some of the Forefathers of Anderson County
Grindall
Simpsonville News
Lockhart
Death of Mrs. Mamie G. Gambrell
Our Brave Adairs
Daniel White (1761-1848) -A Time-Line Family History -
Concluded
Arledge-Higgins Family Bible Record
Olivet Presbyterian Churchyard
Spartanburg County Court of Common Pleas Minutes
Queries

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Volume :ii
October 1984
Number 4
UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
President's Page
Newspapers on Microfilm
Church Celebrates Its Hundred Years of Useful Service
James Whitten
The Nathaniel Harbin Goss Family
Goss Bible Record
Historic Sketch of the "United Laurens Riflemen"
List of the Laurens Volunteers
Thomas Bridges Family Burial Ground
WPA Life .Histories: Judge J.H. Yarborough & W.S. McLure
Some Studdard-Stoddard Papers
Miscellaneous Papers
Spartanburg County Court of Common Pleas Minutes
1912 Anderson County Confederate Pension Roll
Day Family Cemetery
1820 Chester District Census
Book Reviews
Queries
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October 1984

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Volume :iiu
January 1985
Number 1
UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
President's Page
Newspapers on Microfilm
Old Pinckneyville McLure
Graves
Duckett Family Cemetery
Phillip Chambers of South Carolina
Spartanburg County Court of Common Pleas Minutes
46th Annual Wyatt Reunion
Correction
1820 Chester District Census
1912 Anderson County Confederate Pension Roll
Queries

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Volume :iiu
April 1985
Number 2
UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
President's Page
Book Reviews
William Byars/Byers of the Revolutionary War Period
Youth Crushed to Death
Will of Anna P. Hardy
Morgan Grave
Patrick Family Burial Ground
Narrow Escape
Spartanburg County Potter's Field
Gist Family Record
Barron-Bynum-Baxter Bible Record
W.F. White Family Bible Record
Cresent
1850 Slave Owners of Pickens County
Queries

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Volume :iiu
July 1985
Number 3
UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
President's Page
York County Voter Registration for 1869
Narrative of Ex-Slave William Pratt
Will of Leonard Pratt
Miller Family Record
Moss Family Burial Ground
Anderson County Marriages
Mount Lebanon Baptist Church History
Burnt Factory Cemetery
Crime in Spartanburg County
Rods, Poles, etc
1850 Slave Owners of Pickens District
Hemminger Cemetery
Minutes & Roll of Bethabara Baptist Church
Family Record
Family Record
1872 Anderson County'Deliquent Tax Notice
Obituary of Elizabeth Sharp
Queries

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Volume :iiu
October 1985
Number 4
UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
President's Page
Society News
Asbury Methodist Church: 200 Years of Area History
Moses McCarley's Last Will and Testament
Anderson County Marriage and Death Notices
McDowell Bible Record
Bygone Oconee County
1912 Chester County Confederate Pension Roll
Obituaries of Confederate Veterans
1842 Temperance Convention Delegates
Union County Cash Book 1837-1872
Brown Family Bible Record
Hobby Family Cemetery
Minutes of Bethabara Baptist Church
Family Record
Family Record
1872 Anderson County'Deliquent Tax Notice
Obituary of Elizabeth Sharp
Queries

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Volume :IV
January 1986
Number 1
UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
President's Page
Members and Their Family Names of Interest
Some of the Footprints af Gecrge Allen
Cherokee Indians First Lived Here (McCormick County)
The de la Howe Cemetery
Eight Venerable Veterans of Anderson, S.C.
Obituary of Martha Mary Blank
Comunity News
How to Preserve Old Newspaper Clippings
The Census of Union District
Gazetter of Spartanburg County
1850 Slave Owners of Pickens County
1912 Chester County Confederate Pension Roll
Minutes & Roll of Bethabara Baptist Church 1801-1881
Abstracts from The Greenville Enterprise December 6,1871
Abstracts from The Yorkville Enquirer 1867
Wilson and Beauford Family Cemetery
Estate of William Berry
Happenings in Newberry-1873
Queries
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Volume :IV
April 1986
Number 2
UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
President's Page
William Smith Family Cemetery
Grandfather of Wallie Simpson is Buried in Greenwood County
Fowler-Seahorn Marriage
Members and Their Surnames of Interest
The 1850 Census of Union District
Gazetteer of Spartanburg County
1850 Slave Owners of pickens County
Minutes & Roll of Bethabara Baptist Church 1801-1881
Abstracts from The Yorkville Enquirer 1867
Abstracts from Acts Relating to Roads, Bridges and Ferries
Oconee County Happenings
Queries
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April 1986

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
Volume IV
July 1986
Number 3
President's Page
66
Members and Their Surnames of Interest
67
1850 Census of Union District
72
Barksdale Family Cemetery
74
Williams Family Cemetery
74
Chandler Family Cemetery
74
Minutes and Roll of Bethabara Baptist Church 1801-1881
75
Revolutionary War Pension Claim of David Kerr
76
1850 Slave Owners of Pickens County
77
Abstracts from The Yorkville Enquirer 1867
79
Gazetteer of Spartanburg County
80
Simpson Burying Ground
81
Old Liberty Baptist Church
82
McCormick County Cemeteries
84
The Blacksburg Shooting
86
Book Reviews
87
Notices
88
Queries
89
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Volume :IV
October 1986
Number 4
UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
Book Review
Members and Their Surnames of Interest
South Carolinians in the 1850 Census of Hunt County, TX
1850 Census of Union District
Bates Cemetery
Cromer Bible Record
Gazetteer of Spartanburg County
Chester County Deed Book C
Minutes and Roll of Bethabara Baptist Church 1801-1881
Abstracts from The Yorkville Enquirer 1867
1850 Slave Owners of pickens County
Final Settlements
Oconee County Coroner Inquests 1869-1871
Halifax County I Va. Powers of Attorney
Queries

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume V
January 1987
Number 1
Book Reviews
ii
1850 Census of Union District
1
1897 Cherokee County Voter Registration
6
Chester County Deed Book C
9
1825 Free School Report for Abbeville District
13
Wofford Family Cemetery
15
Minutes and Roll of Bethabara Baptist Church 1801-1881
16
Oconee County Coroner Inquests 1869-1871
20
Tranquil Methodist Church
25
Queries
26
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume V
April 1987
Number 2
List of Deceased Persons Kept by James Anderson
of Greenville
31
Cooper Family Bible
33
Obituary of Dr. William Henry Belton
36
Death of Robert McCarter
36
The Farrow Family of Laurens County
37
Suicide of an Aged Citizen
42
Gazetteer of Spartanburg County
43
1897 Cherokee County Voter Registration
44
Williams Family Cemetery
46
1850 Census of Union District
48
Queries
53
Unveiling of a Revolutionary War Marker
57
Notice of a Genealogical Tour
57
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume V
July 1987
Number 3
1850 Census of Union District
58
1897 Cherokee County Voter Registration
63
Robbs Family Cemetery
65
Some Notes on the James Lyles Family of Newberry
66
Chester County Deed Book C
67
Becknell Bible Record
72
Campbell Bible Record
74
Hopewell Methodist Church Organized in 1830
75
Notice of Genealogical Research Tour to North Carolina
78
Gazetteer of Spartanburg County
79
Queries
81
Book Reviews
83
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume V
October 1987
Number 4
Letter from the Editor
i
Obit Notice of Cherokee County's Last Confederate Veteran
84
Abstracts from the Anderson Intelligencer Newspaper
84
1850 Census of Union District
86
1897 Cherokee County Voter Registration
90
R.L. Lee, Pioneer Mill Operator
92
Jourdan/White Power of Attorney
93
Did You Know?
93
Will of Henry Machen
94
Enoree Baptist Church Petition to Incorporate
95
Upper Baptist Church of Dunkins Creek Petition
95
Cotton Mill News
96
Report of Committee on the Death of Elder James Whitten
97
Schools Established in Laurens County
98
Chester County Deed Book C
99
Queries
101
Notices
104
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume VI
March 1988
Number 1
1850 Census of Union County
1
Abstract of an Index of Loyalist Claimants in SC
3
Chester County Deed Book C
4
Marriages from the Baptist Courier
5
1897 Cherokee County Voter Registration
6
A Civil War Cartee Letter
8
Will of Judith Crain
9
Union County Almshouse as Found in the 1910 Census
9
Queries
10
Two Anderson County Death Notices
14
Obit of John P. Caldwell, Confederate Veteran
15
Bartlett Owen Memorial From Alabama
16
New Newsletters
17
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March June September December
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume VI
June 1988
Number 2
Death Dates from Oconee County Coroner Inquests 1901-1915
18
1850 Census of Union District
20
Up-Country Revolutionary War Pension Abstracts
24
Foster Family Cemetery
27
Queries
28
Arphax Whitten Bible Record
31
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
Volume VI
September 1989 (Error:Should be 1988)
Number 3
Clerical Acts of Rev. John D. McCollough
33
Abstract of the Rev. War Pension Application of George Watts 43
Abstract of War of 1812 Pension Application of Joseph Liles
44
Book Reviews
44
Two Chester County Naturalizations
45
Patterson Family Cemetery
46
Queries
47
1850 Census of Union District
50
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY
&
HISTORY
Volume VI
December 1989 (Error:Should be 1988)
Number 4
South Carolina Revolutionary Service of David Weir
52
Spartan Married in New York
52
Coroner's Inquests and other Papers for Spartanburg County
1803-1908
53
Sketch of Nathan Berry
57
Items from an Anderson Newspaper
58
Boiling Springs First Baptist Church Cemetery
59
Bastardy Processes for Spartanburg County
62
Queries
64
Notification of Brengle Newsletter
67
Thomas Bridges Family Burial Ground
67
Clerical Acts of Rev. John D. McCollough
68
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume VII
March 1990
Number 1
Bastardy Processes for Spartanburg County
1
Wingo Bible Record
4
Coroner's Inquests and Other Papers for Spartanburg County
5
Queries
9
Notices
11
Book Review
11
Boiling Springs First Baptist Church Cemetery
12
Early Oconee County Jurors
14
Unindexed Deeds from Spartanburg County
15
Clerical Acts of Rev. John D. McCollough
17
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume VII
June
1990
Number
Queries
20
Member's Death Notice
21
War of 1812 South Carolina Service of John Lyles/Liles
22
Coroner's Inquests and Other Papers for Spartanburg County
23
Obituary of Saunders B. Griffin
25
Obituary of Col. Herbert Hammond
25
Will of John Arnold of New berry County
26
Charter Members of Aveleigh Presbyterian Church, Newberry, SC 26
Bastardy Processes for Spartanburg County
27
Boiling Springs First Baptist Church Cemetery
29
Conveyance Abstracts from Pendleton
31
Obituary of Maj. W. 0. Sturkey
32
Death Abstracts Spartanburg County
33
Bailey Family Record
34
Gleanings
36
Notice of Rose Genealogical Research Conference
37
Marker of Benjamin Lindsey Abney
38
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume VII
September 1990
Number 3
Boiling Springs First Baptist Church Cemetery
39
Items from the Greenville Enterprise
41
Confederate Soldiers' obituaries
42
Sentiment of a Union Veteran
43
Bastardy Processes for Spartanburg County
45
Queries
47
McDaniel-Shands Marriage
49
Power of Attorney
49
Governor's Pardon for South Carolina Regulators, 1771
50
Gleanings
52
Coroner's Inquests and Other Papers for Spartanburg County
54
Items from the Greenwood Journal
56
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
Volume VII _
December 1990
Number 4
Clerical Acts of Rev. John D. McCollough
58
Boiling Springs First Baptist Church Cemetery
60
Pendleton District Writs of Attachment
61
1835 Property Return Abstracts for Anderson County
63
12 Rev. War. Pension Applications Given in Laurens Co.
63
Abstract of Court Trials of Some Klan Members from York Co.
65
Items from the Greenville Enterprise
66
Bastardy Processes for Spartanburg County
67
Coroner's Inquests and Other Papers for Spartanburg Co.
69
Indents from South Carolina
71
Items from the Greenwood Journal
73
Queries
75
Two Persons From Pickens Who Died in Spartanburg County
76
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume VIII
March 1991
Number 1
Abstracts of Silver Brook Cemetery,
Anderson, SC
1
Coroner's Inquests and Other Papers for Spartanburg County
3
Clerical Acts of Rev. John D. McCollough
5
Reedy River Baptist Church Membership Rolls 1799, 1813, 1818
7
Ingram/Ingraham
8
Bastardy Processes for Spartanburg County
10
Members and Their Surnames of Interest
12
Did You Know?
15
Shettlesworth Family Bible
16
Boiling Springs First Baptist Church Cemetery
17
Queries
18
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume VIII
June 1991
Number 2
Chester County Naturalizations 1802-1832
20
Cherokee County Cemeteries
Bolin-Ramsey Family Cemetery
22
Clary Family Burial Ground
22
Darwin Family Burial Ground
23
Deal Family Burial Ground
23
Dickson-Patterson Family Burial Ground
24
Ellis Family Burial Ground
24
Farr Family Burial Ground
24
Garner Family Burial Ground
25
Goforth Family Burial Ground
25
Gordon Family Burial Ground
26
Goudelock-Jefferies Family Burial Ground
26
Heathcock Family Burial Ground
28
Hopewell Presbyterian Churchyard
28
Howser Family Burial Ground
29
Pendleton District Court Marriage Bonds, 1790-1795, 1798-1799 30
Some Laurens County Death Certificates
31
Pickens Co. Estate Loose Papers File Numbers 1-50 (1829-1834) 32
Company A [12th Regt.] Confederate Soldiers
34
Gleanings
Light Dawning on the Dark Corner
38
Greenville Teachers of Public Schools (1872)
40
Greenwood County Court Proceedings (1895)
41
Major Kirby Was Asst. Postmaster (1913)
42
Greenville County Notices (1871 and 1872)
43
Mary R. Smith Obituary (Spartanburg; 1913)
46
Abstracts from the Confederate Veteran
Mrs. Georgia Moore De Fontaine (Abbeville Co.)
49
Gen. Ira P. Jones (Abbeville Co.)
50
Lieut. J.C. Presly (Abbeville Co.)
51
William H. Garrett (Laurens & Newberry Cos.)
51
Col. John Luther Branch (Abbeville Co.)
51
Louis Henry Russell (Abbeville Co.)
51
Rev. Albert Allison James (York, Union & Spartanburg Cos.)
52
Benson F. Hardin (Chester Co.)
52
John Wilkinson (Abbeville Co.)
53
Gen . Zimmerman Davis (Fairfield Co.)
53
Judge Alexander Cheves Haskell (Abbeville Co.)
54
Samuel A. Cook (Chester Co.)
54
Lieut-Col. I.G.-McKissick (Union Co.)
54
The Late Gen. P.M.B. Young (Spartanburg Co.)
55
George I.C ... McWhirter (Newberry Co.)
56
Dr. William Henry Belton (Newberry Co.)
56
Clerical Acts of Rev. John D. McCollough
57
The Appeal in the Matter of the State v. R. S. Moore (York Co.) 58
Bastardy Processes forSpartanburg County
59
Coroner's Inquests andOther Papers for Spartanburg, County
61
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume VIII
September 1991
Number
3
Coroner's Inquest and Other Papers for Spartanburg County
71
Chester Methodist Church Pastors
1831-1897
77
History of the Methodist Church at Chester
(1897)
79
Abstracts from the Confederate Veteran
Saunders B. Griffin (Laurens & Newberry Cos.)
83
Capt. Charles E. Coffin (Aiken Co. & Augusta, Ga.)
83
Col. M. C. Dickson (Pendleton, Abbeville & Laurens Cos.)
83
John M. Russell (York Co.)
84
Brig. Gen. John Leroy Logan (Abbeville Co. & Greenwood)
84
Hon. Jesse C. Madden (Laurens Co.)
85
David L. Walker (Edgefield Co.)
85
Leland M. Spears (Newberry Co.)
86
Thadeus S. Duncan (Newberry Co.)
86
Allan Motes (Laurens Co.)
86
James A. Lathrop (Newberry Co.)
86
Misfortune in Using Titles (W. F. Jackson, Yorkville, S.C.)-
87
Gen. John Dunavant's Grave (Chester Co.)
87
Nine Uncles in Confederate Service
87
Deaths in Hattiesburg (miss.) Camp, U.C.V.
(James B. F. Bruce of Laurens County)
88
Amzi W. Gaston (Spartanburg Co.)
88
Col. W. Preston Hix (Laurens Co.)
88
Confederate Flag Reminiscence by W.R. McKinny, Greenwood, S.C.
89
Capt. W. G. Fewell (Pickens District)
90
Capt. George B. Lake (Edgefield, S. C.)
90
How General Sedgewick Was Killed (Thomas Burgess)
90
S. S. Crittenden, Maj. Gen. U.C.V., S.C. (Greenville)
91
77 Years Ago (City of Spartanburg)
93
Minutes of Goucher Baptist Church
1810-1859,
Cherokee Co.,
SC
94
Writs of Attachments
96
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COVER FOR LIST OF PUBLICATIONS FOR SALE.
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume IX
January 1995
Number 1
Pinckney District Coroner's Inquisitions 1793, 1795-1796
1
_The Enterprise _and _the Mountaineer Issue of Dec. 4, 1889
2
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes Jan. 10, 1810-Nov. 10, 1858
11
Laurens District Court of General Sessions Minutes 1800-1810 14
Newberry Naturalization Papers
18
Presidential Pardons for Upstate Confederates 1865-1867
20
Upstate Afro-American Confederate Pensioners in 1928
31
Upstate District Officials in 1859
34
Queries
39
Published quarterly in January, April, July, and October.
Copyright 1995 by the piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume IX
April 1995
Number 2
The Greenwood Journal
Issue of February 6, 1896
41
Laurens County Court of General Sessions Minutes 1800-1810
48
Polling Places for 1850
52
Presidential Pardons for Confederates
60
Unity Baptist Church Minutes (Constituted August 14, 1818, Spartanburg Co.)
64
The Guthrie Family (A Synopsis)
68
Queries
70
Ancestor Fairs
80
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes (Union County)
81
A Station for Prosperity (Newberry County)
84
Book Review
The Long Journey: A Family History
1687-1991
86
Research in the N. C. Archives: A Workshop
87
Published quarterly in January, April. July, and October.
© 1995 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume IX
July 1995
Number 3
An 1824 Foster Letter
88
The Catawba Indians: Tribal Lists from 1849 (Greenville, Chester, and York)
89
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes (Union County)
92
Pendleton District General Sessions Minutes 1823-1832
94
The Autobiography of William T. Harvey
95
Book Reviews
97
Laurens District Free Men of Color Petitions for Guardianship
98
Oconee County Coroner Inquests 1869-1871
99
Personal and Medical History of James A. Strange (Lunatic Asylum Records) 102
Presidential Pardons for Confederates
103
John Young Rev. War Pension and Family Bible Record
106
An Important Notice
109
Spartanburg Militia Court Martials
110
Unity Baptist Church Minutes (Spartanburg County)
113
Abbeville 1850 Mortality Census
115
Greenville Co. Equity Court Records Vol. "B" 1822-1869
118
York District Court of Common Pleas Journal 1800-1808
122
Spartanburg County Divorces
123
Washington Baptist Church Minutes (Greenville County)
124
Queries
125
Published quarterly in January, April, July, and October.
©
1995 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume IX
October 1995
Number 4
Inquest of George Williams, Deceased (Laurens County)
138
Anderson District Bastardy Bonds
139
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes (Union County now Cherokee County)
141
Unity Baptist Church Minutes (Spartanburg County)
143
Lewis Cannon of Spartanburg County
145
The Lewis Cannon Bible Record
145
The Lewis Cannon Estate File
146
Laurens District Free Men of Color Petitions for Guardianship
149
Legitimizations and Name Changes
150
Pendleton District Marriage Bonds 1792-1799 (Anderson, Pickens & Oconee Counties)
151
Going to Arkansas (Newberry County)
152
Pendleton District Depositions 1801-1827 (Anderson, Pickens,
&
Oconee Counties)
153
Pendleton District Vagrancy Trials (Anderson, Pickens,
&
Oconee Counties)
153
Chester District General Sessions Journal for 1801
155
Presidential Pardons for Confederates
157
Spartanburg County Divorces
160
Temperance Convention Delegates
162
Newberry District Estrays Sold 1787-1840
164
Greenville Co. Equity Court Records Vol. "B" 1822-1869
166
Cherokee County Coroner's Inquests 1897-1903
169
The John P. Sellers Family Bible Record
170
Elizabeth Johnson Death Certificate (Greenville, Laurens,
&
Spartanburg Counties)
172
Abbeville 1850 Mortality Census
173
A Pinckney District Witness Oath
175
John Tomson's Death Certificate (Union & York Counties)
175
Queries
175
Book Reviews
185
Notices
187
Published quarterly in January, April, July, and October.
©
1995 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume X
January 1996
Number 1
Insane Asylum Patents from Abbeville (County)
1
Slave Court Records: An Unused Source (Anderson County)
2
The Descendants of Elder Zechariah Blackwell
3
An Antebellum Newberry Letter (Newberry County)
8
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes (Union County now Cherokee County)
10
Unity Baptist Church Minutes (Spartanburg County)
13
Laurens District Court of General Sessions Minutes 1800-1810
16
Presidential Pardons for Confederates
18
The Barnett Family Bible Record
20
Will of John Smith of Laurens District
21
A Guardian for Joshua Saxon (Laurens County)
22
The Robert Brown Family Bible
22
Gleanings
25
Chester District Equity Court Records Indicies 1820-1874
29
Greenville Co. Equity Court Records Vol. "B" 1822-1869
30
Newberry District Estrays Sold 1787-1840
32
Queries
34
The Stovall Family Association
41
Chester District Court of General Sessions Journal for 1801
42
Published quarterly in January, April, July, and October.
©
1996 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume X
April 1996
Number 2
Presidential Pardons for Confederates
43
A Tenant Farmer Agreement (Greenville County)
46
Confederate Veteran of Laurens Taken By Death
4
7
Old Carolina Veteran Dies in Oklahoma (Union County)
48
Idle Moments in an Old Library (Union County)
49
Pinckney District Correspondence (Spartanburg, Union, and York)
50
Pinckney District Court of General Sessions Peace Bond 1799
51
Laurens District Vagrancy Trials
52
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes (Union County now Cherokee County)
55
Chester District Equity Court Records Indicies 1820-1874
58
A Bit of History
59
Greenville Co. Equity Court Records Vol. "B" 1822-1869
60
Unity Baptist Church Minutes (Spartanburg County)
62
Gleanings
64
The Estate of Josiah Hatchette (Spartanburg County)
68
A War Reminiscence
74
York District Court of Common Pleas Journal 1800-1808
75
Queries
77
Upstate Public Libraries
87
Slaveholders in the 1800 Newberry District, S. C. Census
89
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<C>
1996 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume X
July 1996
Number 3
Our New Look
90
William P. Bishop Death Certificate (Spartanburg County)
90
Joint Resolution for the Relief of Mary Taylor (Newberry County)
90
We Want No Flat Rock Church (Anderson County)
91
John Owens Petition (Edgefield County)
92
Petition to Change Boundary Line 1803 (Spartanburg County)
92
Counter Petition Regarding Boundary Line (Spartanburg County)
93
York District Petition Asking for a New Polling Place-180 1
93
The State vs. Rachel Weeks, et. al. (Union County)
94
Greenville Co. Equity Court Records Vol. "B" 1822-1869
95
Presidential Pardons for Confederates
97
Thomas Price's Store Accounts (Spartanburg County)
100
Idle Moments in an Old Library (Union County)
103
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes (Union County now Cherokee County)
106
Troops from Florida for Edgefield District 1836
108
Unity Baptist Church Minutes (Spartanburg County)
110
Gleanings
112
Anderson County Clerk of Court Miscellaneous Index 1840-1860
117
Chester District Equity Court Records Indicies 1820-1874
119
Some Defaulting Jurors at the 1804 Court of [General Sessions] Greenville
120
Queries
121
Fairfield District Court of General Sessions Index 1800-1839
131
Book Review (Phillips)
134
Mount Carmel Methodist Church Cemetery (Spartanburg County)
134
Letter from the Civil War Front (Gossett, Union County)
135
Historic Old Pickens Presbyterian Church (Pickens and Oconee Counties)
137
Revolutionary Soldier Honored by DAR Ladies (Oconee County)
138
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©
1996 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume X
October 1996
Number 4
A Peddler's Progress (Union County)
139
A Petition to Gov. Magrath from Laurens District
144
F. A. Barnette Family Record
145
James T. Holt Family Bible Record
147
Minutes of the Court of Equity 1820-1840 (York County)
148
Confiscation of Loyalist Lands (American Revolution; whole state)
150
Spartanburg District Apprenticeships
153
Sketch of the Covenanters, Rocky Creek, SC about 1750-1840
153
Greenville Co. Equity Court Records Vol. "B" 1822-1869
157
Rev. Alfred L. Miller Death Notice (Spartanburg County)
158
Idle Moments in an Old Library (Union County)
159
The Moonshiner's Chief (Pickens County
&
Greenville County)
160
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes (Union County now Cherokee County)
162
.,.
Chester District Equity Court Records Indices (1820-1874
164
David Nance's Upstate Connection (Newberry County)
166
A York District Commissioners of the Roads Meeting 1809
167
Henry Wells, Sr. of Wales and Spartanburg, SC
168
Gleanings (Chester, Anderson, Edgefield, Pickens, Oconee, Greenville, Spartanburg)
169
An 1865 Letter to the Governor of SC from Two Union Soldiers
174
Mountain Creek Baptist Church Minutes (Anderson County)
175
Pendleton District Trial Papers (Pickens, Oconee, and Anderson Counties)
176
Queries
177
Presidential Pardons for Confederates
188
Book Review
189
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©
1996 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XI
February 1997
Number 1
The Family of Edward Ballenger, Jr.
1
The Cooper/Franklin Family
3
Bridges Death Record
6
Pension Record of James Caldwell of Newberry
7
Reuben Briant [Jr.] Family Bible Record
7
Abstracts from Desaussure's Reports, Volume Four (Laurens County)
10
Unity Baptist Church Minutes (Spartanburg County)
12
Greenville County Equity Court Records Volume "B" 1822-1869
14
Old Spartanburg County Docket Abstracts
16
It's a Small World (Newberry County)
17
Idle Moments in an Old Library (Union County)
18
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes (Union County now Cherokee County)
20
Storey Log Cabin
22
Chester District Equity Court Records Direct and Cross Indices to Equity Bills 1820-1874 23
Gleanings (Edgefield, Greenville, Oconee, Pickens, Abbeville, Greenwood, McCormick)
25
Elihue James Newman Family Bible Record
30
Mountain Creek Baptist Church (Anderson County)
31
Wealthy African-Americans in the United States in 1886
33
Presidential Pardons for Confederates
34
Reder Heirs in Arkansas
35
Old Abraham Martin and His Descendants
36
A Brief Biography of Henry Jasper White
39
May Day in Spartanburg in 1849
40
Queries
41
Fairfield District Court of General Sessions Index 1800-1839
49
War of 1812 South Carolina Service for Michael D. Walker
53
Published quarterly in February, May, August and November.
©
1997 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XI
May 1997
Number 2
Greenville County, SC Criminal Index 1801-1901
54
Early Oconee County Jurors
55
List of Letters in Post Office at Edgefield, SC
56
Harris/Dillard 1805 Bond--Union County, SC
56
James Oliphant--A 1797 Rule to Show Cause (Union County)
57
David Pruett of Gwinnett Co., Georgia and Formerly of South Carolina
57
York District Court of Common Pleas Journal 1800-1808
59
DeSaussure's Equity Reports (Laurens County and Abbeville County)
60
Abbeville 1850 Mortality Census
63
Acts and Joint Resolutions 1870-1871 (Chester, Fairfield, Laurens & Oconee Counties)
65
Presentment of the Grand Jury--Spartanburg
67
African-American Deaths Recorded at Camp Wadsworth, World War I (Spartanburg Co.)
68
Anderson County Constable Lists for 1875, 1881, 1882, and 1884
69
Jury Summons for Union District in 1800
70
Thomas Crowder Petition to Laurens District 1844
70
Abstracts of Taylor Genealogy of Henderson Co., NC with Spartanburg Co. Connections
71
Horseshoe Robinson Home (Pickens County)
73
Shaw-Nott-Montgomery Deed of Settlement of Slaves (Abbeville, Edgefield Counties)
73
An Early French-Berry Letter Relating to the Spartanburg/Union Area of SC
77
Gleanings (All Upstate Counties of SC and Rutherfordton, NC)
78
Unity Baptist Church Minutes (Spartanburg County)
82
Greenville County Equity Court Records Vol. "B" 1822-1869
84
Jury List Drawn for Pickens County in February 1886
86
Pinckney District Court of General Sessions Bench Warrant 1793
86
Chester District Equity Court Records Direct and Cross Indices to Equity Bills 1820-1874 86
Coroner's Inquest into the Death of M. H. Miller (Spartanburg County)
87
Mountain Creek Baptist Church (Anderson County)
89
Broad River Inter-Denominational Singing Convention (Spartanburg County)
91
Presidential Pardons for Confederates (All Upstate SC)
92
Morgan Davis of Greenville County, SC
93
Newberry County Court of Equity Writ de Lunatic 1846
94
Benjamin Arnold Obituary (Greenville County)
96
An Amusing Anecdote
96
Queries
97
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1997 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XI
August 1997
Number 3
Pickens District Petition
111
Confederate Soldier from Texas Slain at Newberry
111
Thomas Calhoun and the Indians
113
Letter from Tennessee by African-American in Search of His Roots
114
Greenville District Citizenship Petitions and Notices of Intent at the SC Archives
114
Dunlap Family Cemetery, Lancaster County, SC
116
White Deaths Records at Camp Wadsworth, Spartanburg, SC during World War I
118
Sandford Berry-Revolutionary Service Declaration (Laurens County)
119
Recollections of a Few Laurens County Families
121
Early Greenville County Wives
121
A French Family Letter to Toten Kin in Alabama
122
Interview with Aunt Josie Nicholson
123
Unity Baptist Church Minutes (Spartanburg County)
124
Greenville County Equity Court Records Vol. "B" 1822-1869
126
Warrant for Three Union County Residents in 1775
128
Chester District Equity Court Records Direct and Cross Indices to Equity Bills 1820-1874 129
William Goodlett, Revolutionary War Soldier, Greenville District, SC
130
Presidential Pardons for Confederates (All Upstate SC)
131
Oconee County in 1898
132
South Carolina Commissioners of Free Schools in 1811 (All Upstate SC)
135
Principal Farmers in Oconee County in 1898
137
Wagon Train Left Tigerville for 100 Family Trek to Texas in 1854 (Greenville County)
138
Historical Sketch of Old Pendleton District (Anderson, Pickens, Oconee)
141
George S. Turner Hung in Spartanburg
145
Notice of Mennonite Historical Society Family History Conference
155
Death of Member James A. Watson
155
Queries
156
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© 1997 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XI
November 1997
Number 4
From the Editor
162
Calvin Cook Family Record
163
Unclaimed Letters at Walhalla Post Office in 1886
164
Milwee Petition
165
Owens/Horn Marriage
166
A Lot of Skeletons in the Closet
167
Gleanings
168
Family Record of John Ward
176
Pinckney District Court of General Sessions-McLean Bench Warrant 1793
177
Notes of Thomas and William Coker
177
Farmer to Doctor
178
Unity Baptist Church Minutes
179
Slave Deaths 1862-1863
179
Some Revolutionary War Pension Abstracts
181
Greenville County Equity Court Records Volume "B" 1822-1869
182
Abstracts from the Broad River Baptist Association 1880
185
Chester District Equity Court Records Direct and Cross lndicies to Equity Bills 1820-1874
186
Three Abstracts of Bastardy Processes for Spartanburg County
187
Presidential Pardons for Confederates
187
Obituary of Sophia Millwee of Anderson County
189
Climb My Tree With Me
190
Memorialized Ancestor List
193
Queries
193
Cases Listed in York District Equity Minutes 1820-1840
200
The Ashmores: From England to Greenville, South Carolina
200
Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence
202
Deed for Liberty Hill Methodist Church
204
Waddell-Johnson-Pearson Bible Records
205
Coggins Family Bible Record
208
The Sarratt Family
209
To Will or Not
211
Book Review
212
Points of Interest
213
Mrs. Beard
214
Oconee Grand Jurors for July Term 1869
215
Three 1840 Marriage Abstracts
215
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© 1997 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XII
February 1998
Number 1
The Hebrew in the South
1
Greenville County Equity Court Records Vol. "B" 1822-1869
1
Nathaniel Perry 1757-1808
5
Court of Common Pleas, Pendleton District 1800
7
Obituary of John D. Woodward, Native of Fairfield County
8
Two Indentures Made in Anderson County between Ann Irenah Timms
&
Elijah Timms 1858
9
What Was Happening in Spartanburg Long Ago
10
Looking for Peek War Record
11
Autobiographical Sketch of Mary Louise Gambrell Bryant of Anderson County, SC
12
Claims for Ga. Militia Campaigns against Indians on the Frontier 1792-1827
16
Caldwell Bible Record
17
Members and their Surnames of Interest
17
Miscellaneous Loose Papers
27
Mount Carmel [Methodist Church] Cemetery Deed
29
Gleanings from Upstate Newspapers
31
Memorialized Ancestor List
39
Robinson and Beard Obituary Notices
40
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes (Spartanburg County)
40
More on a Moore
42
John McDade Family Record, Revised
46
Unclaimed Letters at Walhalla Post Office
49
A Bastardy Case from Spartanburg County
49
Chester District Equity Court Records Direct and Cross Indices to Equity Bills 1820-1874
50
The Pension Abstract for Elisha
&
Mary Reeves
52
Queries
53
Index
57
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©
1998 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XII
May 1998
Number 2
Why A Medical Family Tree?
i
Marriage Contract Between Abraham Harris and Frederica Koppel
63
Bible Record of Jacob Zion Jennings
64
Bible Record ofIsaac T. Smith
65
Bible Record of Albert T. Smith
66
Members and their Surnames ofInterest
66
Setting the Record Straight on Solomon Crocker
76
Some Ballenger Land Acquisitions
82
Bible Record of James Reid
82
Death of Confederate Veteran William F. Page
83
Application for Relief Bonds of Planters for Supplies Pertaining to Bureau of Refugees,
84
Freedmen and Abandoned Lands
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records
101
Kelly/Weeks Marriage Notice
121
Crow-North Carolina Petition For Alimony
121
Queries
122
Cooper/Bobo Marriage
126
Index
127
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© 1998 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XII
August 1998
Number 3
Members and their Surnames of Interest
134
Some Upstate Appeal Cases
143
Additions/ Corrections
148
Book Review
148
A Word of Encouragement for a New Member
149
Greenwood County Gleanings
149
More on the Crockers
150
Some Upstate SC
&
Alabama Connections
153
Obituary of Lon T. Turner, Confederate Veteran
154
Wardlaw and Dendy Ledger 1847-1849, Abbeville, SC
155
Laurens District Court of General Sessions Minutes 1800-1810
156
Family Groups and Family Connections from Court Records
161
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes
173
Unity Baptist Church Minutes
180
Queries
185
Notice [NC Genealogy Workshop]
187
Index
188
Website Notice
192
You Are Going To Love This [Notice of Confederate soldier statue for sale]
See inside back cover.
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© 1998 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XII
November 1998
Number 4
Cane Creek Presbyterian Church, Union County, SC
193
Members Surname Addendum
196
Spartanburg County Crocker Judgments, Cross Index, 1822-1899
198
Laurens District Court of General Sessions Minutes 1800-1810
199
Mooney Harvey Bible Record
203
Texas Lady Remembers Spartanburg
204
Tribute to "Aunt Martha" Waddell
205
Agreement Between Jesse King
&
Nelson Guthrie, Made in Anderson District
206
Family Groups
&
Family Connections from County Court Records
206
Evaluating Some Records on Elijah Turner
211
Petitions for Guardianship of Free Persons of Color 1823-1863, Spartanburg District
214
A 1792 Newspaper Account of Pinckneyville
216
Minutes of the Reedy River Baptist Association, September 18, 1835
217
William Pierce Thornton Diary Excerpt for the Year 1891
218
Bible Record of Francis Winder Pearson
223
1870 Mortality Census for Upstate SC, Cross Indexed with the Federal Census for 1870
224
Queries
232
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes
235
Unity Baptist Church Minutes
238
Book Reviews
242
Index
244
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XIII
February 1999
Number 1
Goucher Baptist Church Minutes
1
Early Greer Families
7
1870 Mortality Census For Upstate SC Indexed With The Federal Census For 1870
11
Memoirs Of My Four Years In The War Between The States
15
Family Groups/Family Connections From County Court Records
17
Mathew Mathis Family Record and Journal
33
William M. McAlister of Anderson, South Carolina
34
Bennett Family Cemetery
35
Rudasail-Page Family Record
35
Unity Baptist Church Minutes
36
McElrath Bible Record
40
Cane Creek Quaker/Presbyterian Church Cemetery
41
Queries
47
Index
54-57
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©
1999 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XIII
May 1999
Number 2
The Williams Family Of Pickens County, South Carolina
58
Goucher Baptist Church
60
History Of The Hunsinger Family
63
Abstracts From An Oconee Newspaper
70
Two Obituaries Connected To Chester County
72
Two Obituaries Connected ToYork County
72
Taylor Family Of Pendleton, South Carolina
73
Family Of Samuel And Leah (Reese) Taylor, Jr.
73
Manumissions/Separations/Marriages For Fairfield County
75
1870 Mortality Census For Upstate SC Cross Indexed With The Federal Census For 1870
76
Revolutionary War File Of John O'Shields
80
Revolutionary War File Of Marshall Franks
82
Willis Seay Wingo Bible Record
86
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records
88
Queries
99
Book Reviews
103
Index
105
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©
1999 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XIII
August 1999
Number 3
Mathew Mathis Journal- Continued
109
Colonial Berkeley County
110
Frohawk Hill, Greer, South Carolina
111
Turner D.A.R. Data
111
Gwinn Family Bible Record
112
Mountain Creek Baptist Church, Anderson County, South Carolina
113
Family of Johnston and Dorcas Dillard Bryant: A Reconstruction
117
Gossett/Smith Connections
122
Unity Baptist Church Minutes
123
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records
128
Oeland Family Cemetery
142
War of 1812 Pension Application of David Gamble of Laurens
143
Register of Deaths - City of Union, South Carolina 1900, 1913-1914
144
Family Records for William Poole of Spartanburg District
148
Thomas Muse, His Oath Proving the Marriage of His Sister Anna to John Tollerson
149
Book Reviews
150
Queries
151
Index
153
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XIII
November 1999
Number 4
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
156
History of Little River Baptist Church, Abbeville County
161
Obituary of Lawson H. Wilson
163
Greenville District Magistrates and Freeholders Court Records
164
John Sexton Bible Record and Miscellaneous Letters
168
Old Newspaper Correspondence Tells of Development of Wellford As New Settlement on
On Railroad Back In 1873
179
Mountain Creek Baptist Church, Anderson County, South Carolina
181
Some Chester County Church Charters
190
Queries
191
Gleanings from the Law Library
193
Unity Baptist Church Minutes
194
Death Notice of a Member
202
Book Reviews
202
Membership Renewal Notice
204
Book Sale Notice
205
Index
206
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©
1999 by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XIV
February
2000
Number
1
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
1
Mathew Mathis Journal-Concluded
12
From the McCormick Advance Newspaper
14
Revolutionary Pensioners, James Seay and His Widow Sarah Seay
15
From the Law Library
21
Died in Mississippi
24
Family Record of Ambrose Hudgens of Newberry County
25
Family Record of Job Sosebee of Spartanburg County
26
James Lynch Bible Record
27
Unity Baptist Church Minutes (Spartanburg County)
29
Queries
33
Jury Summons-Spartanburg District, November 6,
1822
39
South Carolina in Equity-Abbeville District
39
South Carolina Loyalists
40
History of Lanford Baptist Church
42
A New Hampshire Document Found in Spartanburg, SC
44
South Carolina Upstate Prisoners in
1873-1874
45
S. C. Lunacy Records as a Genealogical Resource
47
Buck Creek Baptist Church Minutes, Sept., Oct., and Nov. 1854 Meetings, Spartanburg Co.,SC
50
Index
51
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by the Piedmont Historical Society

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XIV
May 2000
Number 2
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
54
Nelson Family Records
65
William Morrow/David Parris Family Records
67
Hiram Nelson Family Record
68
Some Pardons in Upstate South Carolina 1866-1867
69
Unity Baptist Church Minutes
71
Madison Neely's Letter to Governor A. G. Magrath
76
Stephen Sutton's Letter to Governor A. G. Magrath
76
Robert Turner's Letter to Governor A. G. Magrath
77
Robbins Family Cemetery
79
Burials of South Carolina Natives in Cobb County, Georgia
79
State of South Carolina vs Joel Sprouce for Vagrancy
81
Release of Land in Union District, SC to Hollingsworth Heirs
82
Some Marriage Abstracts from the Carolina Spartan Newspaper
82
1800 Pendleton District Court of Common Pleas
83
Queries
84
Gleanings from the Law Library
96
Items from the Edgefield Advertiser
98
Spartanburg District Court of Magistrates
&
Freeholders Trial Papers ·of Bill Garrett
99
Greenville District Magistrates and Freeholders Court Records
100
Index
103
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Volume :XIV
August 2000
Number 3
UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
Unity Baptist Church Minutes
Obituary of James Lett, Soldier of The Revolutionary War
From the Law Library
Certificate Of Charter
An 1849 Listing of Upstate Election Managers
Faucette Family Cemetery
Crocker/Steadman Bastardy Bond
Spartanburg District Commissioners of the Poor Records
Will of Thomas Scales
Will of Martha Matilda Scales
Will of John Scales
Petition on Estate of Samuel Scales
Some January 1915 Greenville County Death Certificates
Queries
Chester District Equity Court Records Direct and Cross
Indices to Equity Bills 1820-1874
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court
Records
Petition for Incorporation of Mount Bethel Camp Ground
Newberry County Clerk of Court-Court Records of Estray Horses
and Cattle Sold

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XIV
November 2000
Number 4
An Interview With John James Miller
163
Family Bible Record of David Madison Miller
164
Captain William J. Smith Obituary
165
Montgomery-Gibbs Marriage in Greenwood County
165
Greenville County Equity Court Records, Volume "B" 1822-1869
166
Queries
170
Burial of a Soldier of the War of 1812
171
A Fatal Fowler Family Fracus
172
Fowler-Gossett Marriage in Spartanburg County
172
Obituary of James A. Fowler, Spartanburg
172
Family Bible Record of Alfred Burton Blanton and More
173
Death Notice for Jefferson Richardson of Edgefield
175
Family Record of Abraham Wyatt, Born 1762
176
Bloodshed in Abbeville
176
Death Notice of Thomas G. Collins of Spartanburg County
177
102 Year Old Woman Walks Eight Miles
177
Mrs.Rogers&Mrs. Calhoun Only Two Surviving Widows of Confedrate Veterans in Oconee
178
Bounty Land Was a Reward
179
Keowee Once Capitol of Cherokee Land
179
Obituary of John D. Woodward
180
Old Stone Church One of South Carolina's Oldest
181
Revolutionary War Pension Abstract of James Caldwell
182
South Carolina Penitentiary Deaths
183
Items From The Ninety-Six Guardian Newspaper
184
Holly Springs Baptist Church Principles and Members
185
Will of John Collins
188
Obituary of James Nicholson, Abbeville
188
Death Notice of J. P. Pendleton of Edgefield
188
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
189
Maiden Name of Mrs. John Foster
204
Obituaries of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Perry
204
Letter from James Benton Fowler of Cass County, Texas
205
Burglary in Chester District
205
Early Settlers on Ben's Creek
206
A Man of Many Grandparents
207
A Munchausen Story
208
True Bible Record
208
Crocker/Vaughn Family Bible Record
209
Book Reviews
211
Index
213
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XV
February 2001
Number 1
Smith-Jefferies Bible Record (York and Union Counties)
1
Two Obituaries in the Smith Bible
2
Some Old Jefferies-Smith Correspondence
3
Eleazar Parker 1807-1889
5
A Shoot-Out Near the Union-Spartanburg Line
5
Death of Jesse Hollis of Gaffney
6
Obituary of Mrs. Agatha A. Smith
6
A Note on William Guthrie, Formerly of Spartanburg County
6
SC Evangelist K-O-Ed in Texas
6
1830 Census Takers for the State of South Carolina
7
Some Deaths in York County in 1873
7
The Columbian Herald, Early Newspaper of Charleston, SC
8
Franklin's Cautionary Letter to the Fledgling States in 1784
9
Celebration of George Washington's Birthday in 1788
9
The Father of George Washington
9
List of Letters in the Charleston Post Office on January 5
th
1785
10
Epitaph on a Rich Miser
12
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
13
Obituary of John Poor of Anderson District
31
Death Notice of Thomas Muse of Fairfield District
31
Obituary of John Tolleson
32
A Notable Golden Wedding in Edgefield
32
Death of Lewis P. Jones, Esq. of Edgefield
35
A Tongue-In-Cheek View of Newberry District in 1816
35
Murder of Edward Brown, Formerly of Chester District
37
Obituary of Mrs. Permelia Holland of Edgefield District
37
Christmas in Edgefield in 1890
37
A Cold Saturday in February 1835
38
Death Notice of Isaac Young of Spartanburg County
41
Queries
41
Liberty Hill Church Deed
43
The Jennings Orphanage
44
Poplar Springs Academy Deed
48
Fairforest School House Deed
49
From the Law Library
51
Index
52
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XV
May 2001
Number 2
In Memoriam-Tommy Joseph Vaughan (July 11, 1946-March 9, 2001)
ii
Family Bible Record of John Wesley Lowe of Spartanburg County
55
Family Bible Record of Phillip Harrison Byars
56
Death of Mrs. Caroline Yarborough of Oconee County
57
Sequel to "Bloodshed in Abbeville"
57
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
58
Obituary of Abram Giles Dozier of Abbeville District
79
Genealogical Chart from the Equity Case, Arnold vs Arnold
Et AI
80
Managers for the Statewide Election of Delagates to a State Convention to Ratify or
81
Reject the Federal Constitution
Old Time Graffiti
82
Resolutions and Voting Record of the S.c. State Convention that Ratified
83
the Federal Constitution
Death of Ignatius Few of Greenville County
86
Death of Mrs. Elvira White in Texas
86
Advertisements in 1816 for Mount Prospect Academy in Union District
86
A Genealogist's Prayer
87
Death Notice of Drury Mims, Formerly of Edgefield
87
A Foreclosure Sale
88
Death of Jeremiah Cook, Formerly of Edgefield, War of 1812 Veteran
88
Jailbreak at Cambridge
88
An Experimental Drunk
89
Finding Ballengers While Looking for Bishops
89
Queries
91
Death Notice of Thomas Gilliland Boggs of York and Pickens
94
Death Notice of Dr. Joseph Hill of Newberry and Spartanburg
95
A Shooting in Spartanburg County
95
Will of William Page of Spartanburg County
96
The Chester County Normal Institute
97
A History of Red Bank Church
98
Bible Record of William Booker Foster
99
Book Reviews
100
Declaration Made by Sarah Moore in McCracken County, Kentucky
102
In Memoriam-Church Session in Upper Long Cane
103
Obituary Notice of Fannie McCaw Livingston
105
Obituary of Martha Hewit Potter of Laurens County
105
Index
106
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XV
August 2001
Number 3
Tribute to Dr. James L. Reid
ii
Family Bible Record of Thomas Hammett of Spartanburg County
109
Family Bible Record of the Reverend Drury Dobbins
110
Family Group of William C. Dobbins Born 1740
112
An Incident in the Life of Rev. Drury Dobbins
113
Will of Mrs. Hannah Dobbins
113
Death Notice of Mrs. Elizabeth Gladden of Fairfield
114
Death of Mrs. Katie Seay Putway in Texas
114
Some Deaths in Chester County in August 1873
115
The Pathos of Dates (An Early Bloss Family)
115
Coping With Death of Head of Family in Early York District
116
James Meek and Revolutionary War Stories from the Upstate
120
Death of John Barkley, Sheriff of Fairfield District, in 1814
121
Death of a Well Known Colored Citizen of Greenville
121
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
122
Obituary of Mrs. Eve Gardner of Edgefield District
132
Three Greenville County Marriages in 1872
133
A York District Marriage in 1823
133
Courtship in Two Parts
134
Death Notice of William Estes of Union County
134
Golden Wedding Anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Smith
135
Death of Mrs. Daniel Smith of Spartanburg County
135
Annotations on the Family of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Smith
136
Death of Robert Hannah, Sr., Rev. War Vet, Formerly of Laurens
138
Two Horse Thieves Hanged at Pinckneyville in 1795
138
Obituary of Col. Henry E. Lynch of Greenville County
138
A Sad Affray in Newberry County
139
Obituary of Mrs. Martha C. Kibler of Newberry County
139
Death Notice of Miss Amanda Morgan of Walhalla
139
Miscellaneous Moore Information
140
Powers Probate Records
141
Items from the Carolina Spartan Newspaper 1870
150
Items from the Carolina Spartan Newspaper Dated Wednesday, September 30, 1885
152
Page Family Record
153
J esse Page Deed
155
Will of Henry Brockman of Greenville District
156
Samuel M. Bagwell Obituary Notice
158
Burgess Bible Record
159
Jennings Family Bible Record
160
Death of Anniemae Paris Register (12 March 1905-25 June 2001)
161
Crook Book Sale
162
Index
162
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XV
November 2001
Number 4
Bell-Nabors Family Bible Records
165
Family Group of Ervin Sanders and His First Wife Lucinda Barnett
168
William H. McCaw of Abbeville
170
Six Pickens District Marriages in 1849
171
Obituary of Mrs. Elizabeth Headden of Greenville District
171
Obituary of Randal Barnett of Greenville District
172
Some York District Marriages in 1825
172
The Furman Institution Burned in Fairfield District
173
Obituary of John Eldred Simkins of the Palmetto Regiment
173
Death of Another Palmetto
174
A Proposed History of the Palmettoes
174
History of the Mexican War - A Book Review
175
Bounty Land Warrants for Mexican War Service
176
Editorial Comment of
The Chronicle
on Red Bank History
176
A History of Red Bank Church
176
Obituary of Mrs. Elizabeth Jolly, Rev. War Widow of Anderson District
178
Membership Roll of Red Bank Church in 1826
179
Obituary of David B. Rice, Esq., of York District
180
Death Notice of John Barnett of Spartanburg County
180
Death Notice of Elijah Henson of Greenville County
180
Felons Detected
180
Some Upstate Marriages Recorded in the
Newberry Rising Sun
181
Letters Remaining in the Chester Post Office on Janauary 1, 1824
182
A Pun
182
Death of John Hammett of Spartanburg County
182
Sammy Darby's Courtship
183
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
183
Three Deaths from
The Southern Christian Advocate
191
Letter to Mr. Bayesden Davis
192
From
The Piedmont Headlight
Newspaper
194
1907 Spartanbu'l, DailY
HeraldNewspaper Items
197
Family of). F. Casey and Angeline Lanford Casey
201
The Jennings Family
201
Orange County Virginia Records-Selected Births from back of Deed Book 17
204
Alvin M. Dean Family
205
The Olden Times
206
Spartans Made Some Fine Kentucky Rifles in 1800's
210
Queries
211
Book Reviews
212
Index
214
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XVI
February 2002
Number 1
Bible Record of Thomas Gilliland Boggs of Pickens District
1
A Fire at Pickensville in 1816
2
The Family Groups of Two Dillard Brothers of Pickens District
3
Family Record of Harrison P. Dillard
3
Family Record of Balus T. Dillard
4
Obituary of Thomas A. Dillard, Formerly of Pickens District
6
Two Letters to the Editor on the Partition of Pendleton District
7
An Early Historical Perspective on the Cherokee Indians
8
A Congressional Proclamation in 1788 Concerning the Cherokee Indians
9
Final Sale of Cherokee Indian Land in South Carolina
10
How Jackson Got His Tide "Old Hickory"
10
Old Hickory Was Sharp
11
Death of Mrs. Margaret Griffen of Pendleton District
11
Death Notice of Mrs. Sallie Dillard
11
The Removal of the Body of Col. Benjamin Frazier to Edgefield
12
Obituary of John Jones Brown of Spartanburg District
12
Some York District Marriages and Deaths in 1823
13
Bean-Greenfield Wedding in Newberry District
13
Death Notice in 1823 of Henry Farnandis of Union District
14
Five Abbeville District Marriages in 1843
14
Death Notice of Joseph Black, Rev. War Vet., of Abbeville
14
Obituary in 1816 of James Newton, 93, of Fairfield District
14
Grave of Robert Maxwell, Rev. War Hero of Greenville County
15
Upstate Death Notices in 1816 from the Charleston Courier
16
O. M. Abbott, Son of Rev. War Soldier Lives in Oconee County (1939)
17
Oliver M. Abbott, Son of Rev. War Soldier Seeks Pension in 1943
18
Obituary of Oliver Miller Abbott of Oconee County
19
Obituary of Mrs. Sarah Doyle Abbott
19
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
20
Chester District Equity Court Records Direct and Cross Indices Equity Bills 1820-1874
30
Family Group of Bardett Milam of Laurens District
32
A Really Old Bennett Family Bible Record
32
Courtship in Two Parts. II
33
1907 Spartanburg Daily Herald Newspaper Items
34
City Turned Its Back on These Soldiers
35
Items From The Carolina Spartan and The Journal Newspapers
38
Postmasters at Una, South Carolina
41
Breazeale Family Reunion Organized at Anderson
42
Obituary of William Waller of Anderson District
43
Obituary of Nathaniel Jeffers of Anderson District
44
Spartanburg in the British Museum
44
The Oldest Man in the County
44
Henry Abbott's Talk
44
Book Review
45
Homicide
46
Queries
47
Greenville County, SC Criminal Index 1801-1901
48
Some Names from Union District Poor Records
49
Index
49-51
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Volume
XVI
May 2002
Number 2
Family Record of Joseph Buffington
52
Family Record of Henry Jasper White
53
Letter from Lecell White to His Brother Hiram White
54
Obituary of Mrs. Emeline Bryant, Native of Chester District
55
Death of Mrs. Martha M. Gage of Union County
55
The Cunninghams of Rosemont Cemetery
56
Obituary of Colonel John Cunningham of Laurens County, S. C.
57
About the Cunningham Family
57
An Appeal to Save Mount Vernon
58
The Ladies' Mt. Vernon Enterprise
59
The Purchase of Mount Vernon
60
Ann Pamela Cunningham of Laurens District
62
The Status of Mount Vernon in 1886
64
Portrait of Ann Pamela Cunningham
65
Death of Miss Ann Pamela Cunningham
65
Death of Captain Robert Cunningham
66
Some Laurens County Deaths in 1873
66
George Washington and the Columbia Centennial
66
Obituary and Revolutionary War Sketch of Mrs. Mary Watson Perry of Edgefield
68
Obituary of William Thomson, Revolutionary War Patriot of York District
69
Death in 1859 of C. T. Davis, a Centenarian, in Laurens District
70
Death Notice of Elisha S. Patterson of Laurens County
70
Notice to Petigrew and Anderson Heirs
71
A Cunningham Query in 1824
71
Murder in Fairfield District in 1808
71
Murder in Abbeville District in 1814
72
Death of Co!. Z. P. Herndon, Formerly of Union District
72
Gibert-McMakin (Abbeville
&
Spartanburg) Marriage
72
Four Anderson District Marriages in December 1842
73
The Family of William Madison Plumley of Greenville County
73
James D. Graydon Family Birth Records
75
The (First) Family of Bryson H. Steadman of Spartanburg District
75
The (Second) Family of Bryson H. Steadman of Spartanburg District
76
Death of Mrs. W. H. Martin, Native of Pendleton District
77
An Appeal from Mount Prospect Academy in Union District
77
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
78
Obituary of Mrs. Rebecca Verner of Pickens District
83
1907 Spartanburg Daily Herald Newspaper Items
84
Handbook of Eliza H. Barnett Burroughs
85
Abstracts from Inman First Baptist Church Membership Roll
89
Three Pope and Turner Stone Walls Removed-Accidently
97
From Cedar Hill to Apalache: Tracking the Evolution of a Name
99
In Memoriam
100
Index
101
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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY AND HISTORY
Volume XVI
August 2002
Number 3
Family Record of Spartan David Goodlett of Greenville District
103
Obituary of Juliet Moss Goodlett Davis
105
Moore-Hamilton Marriage in Pickens District
105
John Grisham Family Record (Oconee area)
106
Family of Lucinda Grisham Craig
107
William Bowers Visits Absalom White Rhodes, Formerly of Union District
108
Upstate Death Notices in 1808 from the Charleston Courier
109
Newberry Marriage in 1807
109
George McDuffie of Abbeville
110
The Strange Case of James Edward Calhoun of Abbeville
111
Pendleton District Circa 1806, Part 1
112
Death of Thomas J. Calhoun, Native of Abbeville District
115
Reconstruction Governor's Letters Sent and Received 1872-1874
116
An 1876 Laurens County General Assembly Petition
116
Obituary of Mrs. Sarah Sargent of Pickens District
117
Some Upstate Militia Movements in the War of 1812
118
Military Pig
118
First Issue of The Spartan Noted
118
Death of Dr. Dunklin Moore (Greenville County)
119
Obituary of Jane Caroline Moore
119
Death of Mrs. Nancy Harrison of Greenville
119
The Edgefield Ghost
120
Colonel Barkley Martin, Rev. War Vet., Formerly of Edgefield
123
Death of Capt. Richard Johnson, Rev. War Vet., of Edgefield
123
Three Edgefield Marriages in 1856 .
123
Sketch of Ebenezer W. "Abe" Smith, Formerly of York District
124
Death of Perry Dye of the Yorkville Circuit
125
A Man With Too Much Kin (Satire)
125
A Sketch of the Maximillian Haynie Family of Newberry
126
William Caldwell, Rev. War Patriot of Newberry
127
Death of Mrs. Maria Stobo Anderson, Formerly of Laurens
127
First Visit of Ku Klux to Spartanburg
128
Selling of White Men in Spartanburg
128
Death of Mrs. Tamer Turner Brown
128
Family Group of Benjamin F. Compton of Greenville County
129
Family Record of William Fanning "Fan" Dobbins of Greenville County
130
Chester District Equity Court Records Direct and Cross Indices Equity Bills 1820-1874
131
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
134
Mountain Creek Baptist Church Minutes, Anderson County, S.C.
140
Obituary of Jacob W. Warley of Anderson District, S.c.
145
Death of Miss Annie Gordon of Fairfield County
145
Deaths from the Broad River Baptist Association Minutes 1881-1883
146
Queries
148
From the Vaughan Papers
149
Index
150
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Volume XVI
November 2002
Number 4
Family Bible Record of William McPherson of Laurens County
153
Felston Coggins Family Record
154
Mountain Creek Baptist Church Minutes, Anderson County, SC
155
Spanish Coins Found in Upper Greenville County in 1893
159
Edward Lacey, Rev. War General, Formerly of Chester District
160
Battles and Skirmishes in South Carolina during the Revolutionary War
166
Obituary of James Ambler, Senior, of Pickens District
168
Death Notice of John P. Archer of Pickens District
168
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
169
Photographs of William Berry and His Son Thomas
177
Families of Thomas Berry, Formerly of Greenville District
178
Cudd-Coleman Marriage in Union County, 1878
178
A Sketch of Dr. Maurice Moore, Native of York County
179
Obituary of a Grandson of Dr. Maurice A. Moore
180
A Legal Ad From London Citing the Sons of Christopher Hargreaves of Pendleton District in 1815
181
Nix-McCreight Marriage in Union County, 1880
181
Pendleton District Circa 1806, Part II
182
Moore Family Reunion in Oconee County in 1920
184
Death of John Berry, Rev. War Veteran, of York District
185
Obituary of Mrs. Culpurnia Jennings
185
Memorial to Culpurnia Jennings, Orphanage Matron
185
Obituary of Elihu McPherson, Native of Laurens District
186
Some Laurens County Grave Markers
187
Epitaph of David Anderson, Probate Court Judge of Early Laurens District
188
Obituary of Mrs. Eliza. W. Tarrant of Abbeville District
188
A Former Spartanburger Returns for a Visit
189
Pensioned War Veterans of Laurens District
189
Edgefield's Parade of Progress in 1890
190
Obituary of Mrs. Nancy Morgan Mealing of Edgefield District
192
Death Notice of Mrs. Barbara M'Alister of Anderson District
193
Family Bible Record of Vincent Dobbins
193
Certification of Robert Macbeth in 1835 as Sheriff of Union District
194
Obituary of Robert Macbeth of Union District
195
Correspondence from East Side of Spartanburg County
195
A Gubernatorial Pardon in 1837 for Mrs. Elizabeth Green
195
A Union District Marriage Contract in 1830
196
A Smith Cemetery of Upper Greenville County
196
Family of John Smith of Upper Greenville County
197
Death Notice of James F. Harrington of Newberry District
198
The Family of Adam Ritchey Lister, MD., Born 1775
198
Three Newberry Marriages in 1878
199
1907 Spartanburg Daily Herald Newspaper Items
199
Black Members of Philadelphia Baptist Church, Pauline, Spartanburg County, SC
203
Lists of Letters from the Vaughan Papers (Union County, SC)
204
Index
205
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Volume :XVII February 2003 Number 4
Family Bible Record of Robert Pinckney Scruggs
Death of Major Hugh Barkley, Sheriff of Fairfield District
Pendleton District Circa 1806, Part III (Conclusion)
Edward Lacey, Rev. War General, formerly of Chester District (Concluded)
Death Notice of General Edward Lacey in 1813
Upstate Death Notices in 1813, 1814, and 1815 from The Charleston Courier
Obituary of General John Martin, Rev. War Veteran, in 1813
Three Harrison Sisters Drowned in Tugaloo River, Pendleton District, in 1813
William Madison Bomar Visits His Relatives in Hunt County, Texas
Death of Mrs. Martha Walker Bomar
Death of John H. Walker of Spartanburg County
A Footnote on John Bomar, Senior, of Virginia
Inscriptions from the Edward Bomar Family Cemetery
Death Notices of Three Bomar Children
Family of Edward Bomar
Family of Booker Bomar
Family of Zachariah Hobby
Obituary of Booker Bomar Martin
Death Notice of Angeline E. Hobby Woodruff, in Lamar County, Texas
A Sketch of William Erwin of York County
A Sketch of Alexander Moore of York County
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
Three Legal Notices from the Columbia Telescope in 1816
Obituary of Mrs. Kesia Whidey Culbreath of Edgefield District
Obituary of William Culbreath of Edgefield District
Obituary of Mrs. Lydia Earle Prince of Spartanburg County
McConnel-Conwill Marriage (1843), Anderson District
How Ben Purtle Got His Wife
A Tourist's View of Fairfield District in 1847
Death of Rev. Fletcher Smith in Oconee County
Hallum Ancestors of Richard Thomas Hallum, Sr., of Pickens County .
Two Pickens District Marriages in 1858
Polling Places and Managers in Abbeville and Newberry Districts for the Mid-term Election of 1826
An Excursion to Dial's Township, Laurens County
Summary of Revolutionary War Papers of Joseph Jolly of Union, and, later, Anderson Districts
Two Hunt Sisters Marry in Greenville District (1851)
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Volume XVII
May 2003
Number 2
Family Record of Caleb Green, Formerly of Greenville County
51
Obituary of John Hammett of Greenville District
52
Obituary of Mrs. Emelia Hammett of Greenville District
53
A Low-Rainwaters Connection
53
Death of ]ordan P. Pool,]r. of Greenville District
53
A Tourist's View of Union District in 1847
54
Abbott Family (Spartanburg) vs. McMaster Family (Fairfield)
57
Death of Mrs. Henry Abbott of Spartanburg County
57
Death of Henry Abbott of Spartanburg County
58
Obituary of Mrs. Rachel Buchanan McMaster of Fairfield County
58
A Sketch of John Bishop, Rev. War Veteran of Chester District
59
Death of Mrs. Cynderella Forest of Spartanburg County
60
A View of Colonial Life in the Dutch Fork (Newberry Area)
61
Three Deaths in Newberry County in 1878
62
Family Record of William Thomas West of Spartanburg County
63
Mountain Creek Baptist Church Minutes, Anderson County
65
Obituary of Mrs. Nancy Jourdan Butler and son of Edgefield District
67
Death of Levi McDaniel of Edgefield District
67
Death of William Foy of Hamburg, Edgefield District
67
Breazeale Family Bible Records (Anderson District)
68
Breazeale Cemetery Inscriptions (Anderson & Pickens Counties)
69
Upstate Death Notices in 1812 From The Charleston Courier
70
Historic Sketch of the "United Laurens Riflemen"
71
Sheriff Election of 1812 in Pendleton District
71
Polling Places and Managers in York and Laurens Districts for the Midterm Election of 1826
72
Youngest Veteran of Civil War in Carolinas was a Native of York District
73
Obituary of William Harrison Jennings of Oconee County
74
Obituary of Mrs. Rebecca Jennings of Oconee County
74
Deed of Gift from Lovey Watson to Her Daughter
75
Death of Mrs. Nancy H. Gassaway Lee of Oconee County
75
John F. Hammett's House Built in 1780s Still Standing in 1936
76
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records
79
A Notorious Frenchman in Edgefield District
84
Obituary of Samuel Franks, Rev. War Vet. of Laurens District
84
Obituary of Mrs. Ann Pickens Simpson, Native of Abbeville District
84
Robert White, Sr. (1743-1843) of Union County, SC
85
Obituary of Robert White, Sr. (1743-1843)
88
Two Letters by Isaac P. Murphy of Cross Keys, Union County, SC
89
Obituary of Robert White, Jr. of Spartanburg County
92
Sexton Bible Record
93
Will of Edward Lipscomb of Spartanburg County
94
Death of Edward Lipscomb
96
An 1878 Record of Pickens County Griffin and Barton Families
96
Death of Frank P. Lipscomb, Native of Newberry County
98
In Memoriam
99
Index
99
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Volume XVII
August 2003
Number 3
Family Bible Record of Willis M. Green of Greenville County
102
Obituary of Mrs. Lucy Smith Green
105
Obituary of Hardy Jones Smith
105
Obituary of Miss Minnie M. Green
105
Story of Robert Goodlett and Commissary Records at Fort Prince (Spartanburg) 1776-1777
106
An Early McCarter Family in the Fort Prince Area
112
Family Record of Robert Goodlett, Born Circa 1720
113
Obituary of Henry Jamison of Spartanburg District
114
Family Record of William Goodlett (1760-1836)
115
Obituary of William Goodlett, Revolutionary War Veteran, of Greenville District
116
Death of Mrs. Emily M. Goodlett Long
116
Polling Places and Managers in Edgefidd, Union, and Greenville for the Midterm Election of 1826
117
"Gentleman" Frank Ross of York District
119
Two Spartanburg District Marriages in 1836
120
Summary of the Revolutionary War Papers of John Jolly of Union District
121
Death Notice of Richard Harris, Native of Abbeville District
121
Two Garner Brothers of Union County Have Grand Adventure
122
Death of Roger M. Williams, Revolutionary War Veteran of Edgefield District
122
List of Unclaimed Letters at Anderson P. O. on Dec. 31, 1842
123
A Sketch of Mrs. Fannie Calhoun Marshall, 97, of Abbeville County
123
Account of the Death of Isaac E. Wofford, Native of Spartanburg
124
Death of Mrs. Sallie Cox of Greenville County
126
Abstract of Obituary of John Goodlett (1756-1837), Rev. War Veteran of Greenville District
126
Abstract of Obituary of Mrs. Nancy Ford Goodlett (1748-1837)
126
Death Notice of Robert Henry Briggs of Pickens District
126
Photographs of Simpson Bobo and of His Son Edwin H. Bobo
127
Sketch of Simpson Bobo and of His Son Edwin H. Bobo
127
Notes from Civil War Diary of Capt. John W. Carlisle
129
Courtship in Two Parts. III
133
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records
135
Death of George Petty near Gaffney City, Spartanburg County
137
Two Upstate Marriages in 1848
137
Some Pardons in Upstate South Carolina (1866-1867)
138
Sedition at Pacolet Baptist Church, Cherokee County, SC (1870)
140
Judicial Appointments for 1811
143
Commissioners of Free Schools for 1812
145
From the Vaughan Papers
145
Society News
146
Index
146
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Volume
XVII
November 2003
Number 4
From the Editor-It's Time for a Change!!!!!!!
i
Our Life Members
i
Table of Contents
ii
Family Record of Benjamin Franklin White
150
Brief Survey of the Life of Benjamin Franklin White
151
Photograph of Historical Marker for B. F. White
153
Letters from B.F. White's War of 1812 Pension Application
154
Some Newberry County Deaths in 1878
158
Greenville County Equity Court Records Volume B 1822-1869
159
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
164
Letter from Pickens County
172
Obituary of Marcus Motes of Laurens District
173
A Tourist's View of Chester District in 1847
174
Murder in Edgefield District in 1816
179
Salem Methodist Church Windows Dedications
180
The McJunkin Cemetery
181
Broad River Baptist Association Deaths 1899-1900
182
Delegates to the Twelve Mile River Baptist Association 1886-1887
183
Delegates to the Saluda Baptist Association in 1878
185
Salem Presbyterian Churchyard
186
Florida Pensions for South Carolina Confederates
189
Spartanburg County Probate Court Real Estate Index 1825-1960
192
Index
193
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Volume XVIII February 2004 Number 1
Table of Contents
i
The President's Message
ii
Family Bible Record of James Smith of Anderson District
1
Additional Information on the James Smith Family
2
Revolutionary War Experiences of A Martin Family of Edgefield District
3
A Golden Wedding in York County
5
South Carolina Governors Through 1890
6
Some Newberry County Deaths in 1878
7
Polling places & Managers, Chester & Pendleton Districts, Midterm Election of 1826 8
An old Spartanburger Visits His Native County
9
Two Revolutionary War Soldiers From the Oconee Area
10
Obituary of Mrs. Tudie Thomas Twitty of Union County
11
Family Bibles & Other Family Records Solicitation
12
Obituary of Perry West of Spartanburg County
13
Advanced Medical Procedures in Spartanburg County
13
Death of Wm. Hubbard, Rev. War Vet. of Anderson District
13
Summary of Revolutionary War Papers of William Hubbard of Anderson District
14
A Sketch of William Hubbard of Anderson District
15
Two Fairfield County Marriages in 1882
17
A Letter From the "Dark Corner" of Fairfield County
18
Obituary of Mrs. Catharine Mobley of Fairfield County
18
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records
19
An Informal Account of the Family of William Hubbard, Jr.
24
Family of Lewis Rector From a Greenville Court Document
25
Enhanced Family Record of Reverend Lewis Rector
26
Early Preaching in the Village of Spartanburg
27
Index of Cudd Family Names in Records of Union and Spartanburg Counties, SC
28
A Tourist's View of Fairfield District in 1847 - A Second Look
32
Death Notice of Andrew Jackson Byars of Cherokee County
39
Some Spartanburg Deaths in 1882
39
Edgefield Native Survivor in 1903 of Seminole War
40
Some Pickens District Marriage Notices in 1858
40
The Crook Family of Spartanburg and Some of their Descendants
41
Families of James Crook Sr., and of his Son James Crook, Jr.
43
Death Notice of Adam Goudelock of Union County
45
Queries
46
Book Review
47
INDEX
47
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Volume XVIII
May 2004
Number 2
Table of Contents
i
The President's Message
ii
Renewal/Membership Form
iv
Family Records of David Goodlett of Greenville District
51
Timmons and Stafford Families of Spartanburg District
52
Death of General Thomas Wright of Laurens District
56
Chester District Equity Court Records and Cross Indices Equity Bills, 1820-1874
57
Polling Places and Managers, Chester and Pendleton Districts,
Midterm Elections 1826, cont.
59
Stevens and Holland Obituaries from Edgefield District
60
History of Some Huguenots in Abbeville County
61
Descendants of James Goddard of Laurens County
65
Autobiographical Sketch of Francis Marion Barton
68
German South Carolinians
70
The Family Record of Pinkney Avant Tisdale
76
The Family Record of Stephen Jones of Union County
77
Saluda County Teachers Meeting
78
Tales From The Blue Ridge (Oconee County Area)
79
Accidental Death of Samuel Milwee of Anderson District
85
An Anderson District Marriage in 1841
85
A Description of the Village of Laurensville in 1845
86
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records
87
Excerpts From the Diary of Sarah Ann Cromer, Native of Newberry District
90
Sheriff’s Sales For York District in 1823
98
Queries
99
Two New Books
100
Index
101
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Volume XVIII
AUGUST 2004
Number 3
Table of Contents
i
The President's Message
ii
Carter Burnett / James A. Martin Bible Record
103
Death Notice of Jane Templeman Burnett
104
Death of Carter Burnett
104
Biographical Sketch of James D. Cureton, Supervisor of Registrations, Pickens County
105
Death Notice of John Byars of Spartanburg County
105
Family Record of John and Mary Watkins Byars
106
Obituary of Mrs. Mary Watkins Byars
107
Some Pickens District Marriages in 1858
107
A Short History of Union County
108
The Will of John Burnett of Spartanburg District
112
Obituary of George E. DeBard of Spartanburg County
113
Biographical Sketch of William C. McGowan of Abbeville
114
First Hand Remarks in 1816 About the Emigration to Alabama
114
The First German-American Settler in the Newberry Area
115
Some News From Chester County in 1897
118
A Visit to Two Historic Churches in Anderson County
119
Obituary of Isham Hurt (1804-1891) of Spartanburg County
121
Obituary of Mrs. Nancy Cunningham of Greenville District
121
Some Rare Colonial South Carolina Records
122
Obituary of Michael McElrath of Spartanburg County
127
Family Record of Willoughby Barton of Greenville District
128
Family Record of Francis Marion Barton, Native of Greenville District
129
Family of Dudley A. Bolin of Transylvania County, NC
130
Biographical Sketch of John H. Wharton of Laurens
130
A Wharton Query in 1939
131
Will of William Nelson, Esq., Laurens District, SC
132
Death of Capt. William Logue of Edgefield District
133
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
134
Revolutionary War Soldiers Memorialized in Bethel Graveyard, Woodruff, SC
138
A Great Idea: A Genealogical Codicil to Your Will
139
Obituary of Mrs. Laura Magee Mason of Oconee County
140
Jeter (Union County) and McKay (Greenville County) Marriage in 1889
140
Obituary of Mrs. Clary Magee Gassaway of Pickens County
141
The Grandeur of Ancestry (Humor)
141
A Description of Spartanburg Village in 1828
142
History of Green Pond Baptist Church of Spartanburg County
143
The Complete Family Group of James Crook, Jr
145
An Old Joke
147
Queries
147
Sheriffs Sales For York District in 1823
150
The Formation of Saluda County
151
A Tribute to Colonel Henry H. Thomson of Spartanburg
152
A Sketch of James Nimmons Murphree of Pickens County
153
Index
154
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&
HISTORY
Volume XVIII
November 2004
Number 4
Table of Contents ............................................................................................................................ i
End of Year Message .......................................................................................................................ii
Renewal/Membership Form .............................................................................................................iii
Bible Records of William C. Gregory and of Crawford C. Gregory ............................................ 157
Bible Record of Jesse Franklin Cox .............................................................................................. 158
Accidental Deaths of Mrs. Starling Gregory and Mrs. William Gregory of Spartanburg
County ............................................................................................................................................ 159
Death of James A. Gregory of Spartanburg County ...................................................................... 159
Death Notice of Mrs. Maria Barker of Spartanburg County .......................................................... 159
An Account of Andrew Johnson's Sojourn in Laurens County ..................................................... 160
The True Identity of Andrew Johnson's Fiancee in Laurens .......................................................... 162
Facsimile of an Ad for Andrew Johnson, Runaway Apprentice .................................................... 163
Parents of Jesse M. Hindman of Spartanburg District ................................................................... 164
Tales From the Blue Ridge (Oconee and Pickens Area) ................................................................ 169
Obituary of Andrew Pickens, Revolutionary War General, of Pendleton District ........................177
Grave of Col. James Mayson, Revolutionary War Veteran, in Greenwood County .....................178
Will of Col. James Mayson of Abbeville County .......................................................................... 179
A Glimpse at the Lawless Conditions in the Upstate in 1767 ........................................................ 182
A Cherokee Indian Massacre in the Chester Area in 1761 ............................................................ 182
A Sketch of the Town of Greenwood in 1889 ...............................................................................183
A Death Notice from Early Greenwood County ............................................................................184
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records ..........................................185
Obituary of Mrs Elizabeth Word of Laurens District ....................................................................190
A Golden Wedding in Chester .......................................................................................................190
Upstate Death Notices in 1817 from the Charleston
Courier ..........................................................
191
Family Record of Miles Crocker, Native of Spartanburg ..............................................................192
Obituary of Governor B.F. Perry of Greenville County ................................................................193
A Short Story of Mt. Bethel Presbyterian Church of Newberry County .......................................194
Death of the Last Founders of the Episcopal Church in Edgefield ................................................195
Death Notice of Benjamin Clement of Anderson District .............................................................195
Daniel White (1761-1848) - A Time-Line Family History ............................................................196
Bible Record of William Jackson Wood and Mahala Johnson ......................................................202
Book Reviews ................................................................................................................................202
Queries............................................................................................................................................ 203
Sheriff's Sales for York District in 1823 ........................................................................................ 205
Index ...............................................................................................................................................205
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Volume :xxx February 2005 Number 1
Table of Contents
Tribute to Faye Berry
Family of Samuel Dillard, Native of Spartanburg County
Marriage Certificate for John T. Dillard and Salana Autry
Family Bible Record of John Thomas Dillard
Dillard and Hines Homesteaders in Washington Territory
Chester District Equity Court Records, Direct & Cross Indices Equity Bills 1820-1874
News From Spartanburg County in 1897
Some Marriages From The Yorkville Enquirer in 1856
State Line Is Tribute To Bravery of Catawba Indian Tribe of York County
The Catawba Indians
A Vignette of The Catawbas by William Gilmore Simms
A Death and Two Upstate Marriages in 1799
Daniel White (1761-1848) -A Time-Line Family History - Concluded
Guillebeaux Family Reunion in McCormick County
Michael Dempsey Died on Coosa River in 1817
Greer's and Cedar Hill Factory
Death Notice of Hon. Elias Earle of Pendleton District
Obituary of Aris Brown, Revolutionary War Veteran, of Pendleton District .
Widow's Pension Application, W8386, by Joanna Brown on
Revolutionary War Service of Aris Brown (Spartanburg and Pickens)
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
Notes on the Lafford French Family of Spartanburg
The Poetic Marriage of William Gustavus Gun to Emily Pistol
Death of Mrs. Mary Ann Foster of Jonesville, Union County
Some Fairfield District Death Notices in 1823
Queries
Some Newberry County Death in 1878
A Death and A Marriage in Abbeville District
Bible Record of Robert Lee McPherson, Native of Laurens County .
Some Edgefield District Marriage Notices in 1857
Index

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
Volume :XIX May 2005 Number 2
Table of Contents
Presidents's Message
Erratum
Family Record of Aaron Templeman (1759-1822)
Family Record of James Templeman (1802-1860)
Family Record of Abraham Wesley Linder (1803-1874)
Marriage Notice of Aaron Templeman and Missouri Martin
Pendleton District Magistrate Reports of Convictions for Swearing Profane Oaths
A History of the Donalds Section of Abbeville County
Upstate Death Notices in 1811 From the Charleston Courier
Family Record of Joseph Manuel Antonio Turpin, Native of Anderson District
Edin White (Ca 1800-1877) - A Time-Line Family History
Some Death Notices From Pickens District in 1858 and 1859
Duckett Letters of 1833, 1838, 1853, and One Undated (Laurens District)
Biographical Sketch of Ebenezer E. Verner of Oconee County
Enhanced Family Record of Miles Crocker, Native of Spartanburg District
Biographical Sketch of Calvin W. Whisonant of Union County
New Operating Hours For the Mormon Church Library, Gaffney, SC (Cherokee Co.)
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
Family of Samuel Campbell of Lower Greenville County on
Family Bible Record of Josiah Thompson Campbell
Lightening Bolt Strikes Young Samuel D. Campbell
Obituary of Mrs. Sarah Cannon of Newberry Districts
Family Record of Stephen Taylor of Spartanburg District
Autobiographical Sketch of William Berry Taylor
Family of William Berry Taylor
A Pickens District Marriage in 1858
Sunday-School Celebration At Shiloh Church, Abbeville, SC
Two Death Notices From Abbeville County in 1870
The Piedmont Historical Society Constitution & By-Laws
Book Reviews .
Queries
Names Researched by Piedmont Historical Society Members
Index

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UPPER SOUTH CAROLINA GENEALOGY & HISTORY
Volume :XIX August 2005
Number 3
Table of Contents
Invitation To Our Readers
Membership Application and Release Signature
A Brief Sketch and Family Record of Francis Clinkscales (1739-1837)
Family of Jane B. Clinkscales Orr of Anderson District
A Monument for Hon. James Lawrence Orr of Anderson County
Death Notice of Francis Marion Kay of Anderson County
Biographical Sketch of Francis Marion Kay
Historic Rock at Chester Preserved for Posterity
An 1894 Clinkscales Family Reunion in Abbeville County
The Iron Works of Spartanburg County Up For Sale in 1788, First Notice
Old Southern Hospitality Still lives at 'Liberty Hall', Near Fountain Inn, Greenville Co
Obituary of William Irwin of Spartanburg County
Cambridge Agricultural Society (1843-45) of Abbeville District
Reward Offered for Capture of Shadrack Jacobs, Escapee, Fairfield District
Family of James Fort Muse, Native of Fairfield County
Family Record of John Williams of Spartanburg District
Death Notice of Mrs. Rebecca Edwards of Edgefield District
Population in 1809 of the Districts in South Carolina as Found by a State Census
Murder of a Former South Carolinian in Arkansas
Population of the States and Territories in 1810
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
The Iron Works of Spartanburg County Up For Sale in 1788, Second Notice
Wedding of William Irwin and Amelia Reinbardt in 1845
Death Notice of Mrs. William Irwin
Naturalization Documents for William Irwin
Family Bible Record of William Irwin
Obituary of Thomas Alexander Irwin
The Cornerstone of Clemson College Laid (Pickens County)
Two Spartanburg County Deaths in 1872
The First Professors of Clemson College.
Dr. J.B.O. Landrum's Answers to Three Questions About the Early Spartanburg Area
The Origin of Bush River Baptist Church in Newberry County and Some Early Members
Revolutionary War Pension Application of John Ridgeway, Jr., of Laurens District
Delayed Marriage in 1811
Death of John Taggart of Abbeville County
Catawba Company Land Sales in 1813
Queries
Additional Names Researched by Piedmont Historical Society Member

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Volume :XIX November 2005
Number 4
Table of Contents
The President's Letter
Renewal Form
Signature for Consent to Publish Form
The Family of Harcanus Dillard, a Reconstruction
William W. ''Wade'' & Nina Padgett Satterfield Bible Record
A Short Account of Union County Courthouses
Obituary of John Taylor, Native of Spartanburg County
South Carolina Election Returns for 1816
Obituary of David M. Crawford, Native of lreland
The Summer Home of Judge John Belton O'Neil of Newberry was Near Greer
Chester County Delinquent Lands in 1875
A List of Death Dates in Greenville County (1831-1876
Historic Henderson's Ferry is Scene of Family Reunion in Newberry County
About the Clevelands
Two Octogenarians of York County
A Brief History of Lebanon United Methodist Church of Lower Greenville County
Inscriptions on Monument at Lebanon United Methodist Church
Family Groups and Family Connections from County Court Records
Will of Thomas H. Henderson of Newberry District, S.C
Family Record of James and Gemima Dillard Briant
The Sullivan Independent Company of Volunteer Scouts, 1781
The Iron Works of Spartanburg County Up For Sale in 1788, Second Notice
Wedding of William Irwin and Amelia Reinbardt in 1845
Death Notice of Mrs. William Irwin
Naturalization Documents for William Irwin
Family Bible Record of William Irwin
Obituary of Thomas Alexander Irwin
The Cornerstone of Clemson College Laid (Pickens County)
Two Spartanburg County Deaths in 1872
The First Professors of Clemson College.
Dr. J.B.O. Landrum's Answers to Three Questions About the Early Spartanburg Area
The Origin of Bush River Baptist Church in Newberry County and Some Early Members
Revolutionary War Pension Application of John Ridgeway, Jr., of Laurens District
Delayed Marriage in 18U
Death of John Taggart of Abbeville County
Catawba Company Land Sales in 1813
Queries
Additional Names Researched by Piedmont Historical Society Member

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Volume XX February 2006
Number 1
Table of Contents.........................................................................................................................i
The President’s Letter................................................................................................................ii
Renewal Form ............................................................................................................................iii
Signature for Consent to Publish Form.................................................................................. iv
Family Bible Record of Samuel Martin (1803-1885) of Abbeville District ..............................1
A More Complete Family Record of Samuel Martin of Abbeville District..............................2
Some Edgefield Marriage Notices in 1857................................................................................3
Sheriff’s Sales for York District in 1823....................................................................................4
The Revolutionary War Battle of Cedar Spring........................................................................5
Two Revolutionary War Artifacts in Spartanburg County in 1886 .........................................6
Improvements at the Cedar Spring State School for Deaf Mutes and the Blind in 1886......7
Obituary for Mrs. Clara Hughston, Native of Laurens District................................................8
Chester District Equity Court Direct and Cross Indices of Equity Bills 1820-1874 ..............9
A Noble Roman Returns to Edgefield.....................................................................................11
Second Family of Pinkney Avant Tisdale ...............................................................................12
Four Spartanburg District Marriages in 1857 .........................................................................14
Obituary of Mrs. Agnes Alexander Fewell of Rock Hill (York County).................................14
Upstate Death Notices in 1806 From the Charleston Courier...............................................15
Obituary of Robert Cheatham of Abbeville District ...............................................................15
Murder in Edgefield in 1806 .....................................................................................................16
An Old Anecdote.......................................................................................................................16
Members of the Moral Society of Pendleton District.............................................................17
A Tourist’s View of Glenn Springs (Spartanburg District) in 1847.......................................18
Death of a Colored Woman in Greenville County ..................................................................21
Pendleton Moral Society’s Schedule of Offences and Fines................................................22
A Well-Digger’s Obituary From Fairfield District ...................................................................22
Lindley’s Fort Rediscovered in Laurens County ...................................................................23
A Sketch of James Lindley (1735-1779), Loyalist Militia Leader ..........................................24
Early Members of Bush River Baptist Church in Newberry District ....................................26
Our Iron Industry of Old–A History of How It Was Conducted .............................................28
Why He is Called Uncle Sam: Two Versions..........................................................................30
A Short History of the First Baptist Church of Anderson, SC ..............................................31
Revolutionary War Pension Application of James Black of Chester District .....................33
Revolutionary War Pension Application of Nancy Black, Widow of James Black .............35
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records...............................38
Obituary of a Centenarian in Union District in 1830 ..............................................................41
Death of John Samuel Verner, Native of Oconee County .....................................................41
The Family of John and Sabra Hammett: A Reconstruction ................................................42
Upstate Land for Sale in 1806..................................................................................................43
Queries.......................................................................................................................................44
Index...........................................................................................................................................45
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Volume XX May 2006 Number 2
Table of Contents.........................................................................................................................i
The President’s Letter................................................................................................................ii
Membership Application Form .................................................................................................iii
Family Record of Aaron Templeman ......................................................................................49
Two Spartanburg County Marriages in 1869 .........................................................................49
Family Record of Richard Waverly Durham ..........................................................................50
Photographs of Aaron and Missouri Martin Durham ............................................................51
Deaths of Scruggs Brothers on Same Day in Spartanburg County in 1891 .......................51
Obituary of John W. Davis, Greenville County, 1892 ............................................................52
Family of John W. Davis of Greenville County ......................................................................52
Family Record of Major Joseph McJunkin of Union District ...............................................54
An Account of Major Joseph McJunkin in Revolutionary War.............................................55
Jane McJunkin Confronts a Tory ........................................................................................... 57
Death Notice of Col. John Thomas of Greenville District ....................................................57
Heroism of Mrs. Col. John Thomas During Revolutionary War ...........................................58
The Last of the Edwards Brothers in Edgefield County........................................................59
Family of Enoch and Nancy Malinda Briant Chapman..........................................................60
More Edgefield Marriage Notices in 1857...............................................................................61
A Tourist’s View of Spartanburg District in 1847 ..................................................................62
Three Abbeville District Death Notices in 1869......................................................................67
Sheriff’s Sales for York District in 1823..................................................................................68
An Account of the Revolutionary War in York and Chester .................................................69
Death of Mrs. Elizabeth Seybt, Native of Newberry County..................................................72
A Female Volunteer Soldier Detected in 1846........................................................................72
Upstate Marriage Notices in 1806 From The Charleston Courier.........................................73
Two Anderson County Deaths in 1910 ...................................................................................73
Grave Marker of Thomas C. Taylor of Union District.............................................................74
An Editor’s Lament...................................................................................................................74
Bridge Accident at Clemson College (Pickens County)........................................................75
Death of Thomas J. Means in Fairfield District......................................................................75
The Palmetto Regiment Officer Candidates and the Union District Volunteer Company..76
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records...............................78
Obituary of John McLure (Chester/Union Districts) ..............................................................85
Obituary of George A. Setzler of Spartanburg County..........................................................85
Joel T. Elgin Family Bible Record (Anderson County)..........................................................86
The Boonesborough Historical Marker at Donalds, Abbeville County................................87
Cannon From the Old Star Fort ...............................................................................................87
Death Notice of Samuel M. Meek, Native of Laurens District ...............................................87
Woods-Killebrew-Richerson Bible Record.............................................................................88
Will of Thomas Lindley (1809) of Laurens District.................................................................89
Names Researched by Piedmont Historical Society Members–Section 4...........................90
Queries.......................................................................................................................................92
Book Announcement................................................................................................................93
Index...........................................................................................................................................94
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Volume XX
August 2006
Number 3
Table of Contents
i
The President's Letter
ii
Membership Application Form.
iii
Family Record of James and Elizabeth Bennett Lancaster of Union District
97
Family Record of Berryman and Martha Emily Lancaster Jones of Union District
99
Twenty Five Cent Reward in Unionville in 1823
99
Elizabeth. Frances B. Lancaster Mayes
100
York County's Nonagenarian in 1903
101
Death of a Nonagenarian in York District in 1846
101
Union District Guardianship Bond For Robert Franklin Norman (1835)
102
Spartanburg District Volunteer Company For The Mexican War
102
Reminiscences of Colonel John Thomas and His Family
104
A Death Notice From Abbeville County in 1870
106
Will (1795) of John Middleton of Pendleton County, SC
107
Death of an Anderson District Octogenarian in 1846
107
Early Members of Bush River Baptist Church in Newberry District
108
Upstate Death Notices in 1803, 1804, and 1805 From The Charleston Courier
110
Epitaph For John Fish
111
Upstate Marriage Notices in 1803, 1804, and 1805 From the Charleston Courier
112
Moragne-Ramey Marriage in Abbeville County
112
Obituary For a Revolutionary War Officer (Fairfield District, 1805)
113
Upstate Lands For Sale in. 1806
113
Attributes of a Proposed New County
114
Two Pickens District Marriage Notices in 1849
115
Inscriptions From the Isaac Bogan Burial Plot (Union County)
116
Will ofIsaac Bogan of Union District
116
Family of Isaac Bogan, Rev. War Soldier, of Union District
118
A Sketch of Dr. Berryman Bryant, Native of Spartanburg District
120
Obituary of Dr. Berryman Bryant
120
Genealogical Sketches of a Collins Family
121
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records
125
The Great Cane Brake, Only Revolutionary War Battle Within Greenville County Area
131
Death of Mrs. Maria Huff of Greenville County
132
Death in Yell County, Arkansas of Dr. D. F. Huckaby, a Native of Union District
133
Some Edgefield Marriage Notices in 1857
133
Will of James McElroy in 1780
134
The CSA Tombstone of Private Miles Crocker
135
Family Record of Thomas Marshall Crocker
136
Some Marriage Notices in 1854 From The Chester Standard
137
Heirs of Robert Kimbrell of Spartanburg District
138
Family of John S. Bolt of Laurens District
140
Queries
141
Names Researched by Piedmont Historical Society Members (List 6)
141
Index
142
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INDEX
for Upper SC Genalogy & History, November 2006.
Adair ......................194
Alewine..................194
Allen ......................166
Anderson...............194
Arledge...................194
Austin ...........172-178
Avery......................160
Bacon.....................163
Bacot......................157
Baker......................194
Baly ........................183
Barnett...................147
................................194
Barrett....................190
Baskin ...................193
Bayne......................191
Beard.............145, 146
Bell ........................145
Black .....................193
Blasingame............192
Blocker...................162
Bolt.........................194
Bowden ................166
Bowen ..........192, 193
Bowie.....................162
................................192
Boyd.......................193
Brackett..................194
Bradford................193
Branyon.................194
Briant ............166, 167
Brooks ...................162
Brown...164-168, 172
Bryant............166, 183
................................186
Buice ......................167
Burch ...........173, 174
Burgess ..................159
Burres.....................192
Burroughs ............192
Busha ...........148, 157
Butler .....................191
Byers .....................163
Cain........................163
Calhoun .......148, 153
................................157
Campbell ..............172
Cannon....................163
Carothers ................188
Carter.......................194
Casey........................177
Catts.........................174
Chadwick ...............194
Chalk........................165
Chalmers.................187
Chamblin ................161
Clarke .....................157
Clayton ..........148, 157
Clement...................161
Cochran...................193
Collins.............164, 165
................172-174, 177
Cook .......................192
Cooper ....................178
Copeland.................174
Cornwallis ..............159
Cowan......................167
Coyle........................194
Crain........................147
Crittenden...............175
Crocker...........167, 193
Cross........................145
Davis...............164, 194
Davison...................163
DeWitt.............149-152
..........................155-157
Dickerson................192
Dickey......................146
Dillard.............167, 194
Dilworth..................193
Dodd .............172, 177
Donaldson ..............194
Drake ......................194
Draper .....................166
Drayton..........150, 151
Drury.......................177
Easterwood.............167
Eaton ......................194
Elgin ........................194
Ellsworth ................193
Evans.......................162
Farr ..........................161
Fendley....................167
Fisher.......................145
Fleming ..................172
Fowler ...........146, 194
Franklin..................157
Freeman.................161
Gabbott..................183
Gambrell................192
Garner....................194
Gary........................160
Gayle..............148, 153
Gentry....................192
Gibbes...........150, 151
........................157, 161
Gilder ...........175, 176
Giles........................193
Gillespie.................194
Goforth..................167
Golden ..................192
Goodgion .............161
Gossett...................168
Grant ............155, 157
Grason....................162
Green......................192
Griffin ...........160, 161
.................................194
Harden ...................192
Hardin ...................189
Harris.............190, 191
.................................194
Harshaw.................163
Hawkins .......151, 152
........................154, 158
Haynie ...................192
Henderson ............193
Hendricks .............161
Hendrix..................161
Henson ..................147
Hester ....................161
Hibbs .....................193
Hill..........................162
Hogg.......................163
Holcombe..............145
Howard..................192
Hudson .................174
Hutcheson .............194
Jackson...................175
Jameson ........ 161, 174
Jones.............. 167, 192
Keith.............. 160, 194
Kell.........................194
Kennedy........ 187, 194
Kilpatrick...............154
King .......................159
Kirby ............. 166, 167
Kirkland.................162
Krawczynski 150, 157
Lafayette ................159
Laferty....................194
Lamar.....................162
Lancaster ..............165
Landrum................145
Lands......................167
Latham...................161
Lee..........................167
Legg........................187
Lemaster ...............159
Lilly.........................163
Lindley ...................194
Lindsey ..................192
Lipscomb ......166-168
Littlejohn ..............189
Logan ............ 175, 187
Love........................163
Lowe ............. 188, 189
Lowrie....................157
Lyles ......................190
Major......................192
Marshall ........ 174, 175
Martin ....................192
Massey....................192
Mathis............ 166, 167
McAbee..................193
McCrackin ............189
McCravey...............194
McDaniel...............174
McDowell .............192
McFall........... 148, 157
................................193
McMahan...... 190, 194
McMakin................145
Milam.....................194

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Mitchell..........166, 167 Moon .................... 147 Morgan .........177, 178 Morris.....................165
Moseley .................189
Mouchat ...............192
Murphy..................194
Newby....................162
Norris ....................192
Oliver.....................192
Outalassi................157
Owen ....................192
Oxford...................194
Page........................194
Parkins...................161
Patterson........165, 168
..................................193
Patton......................173
Pelfrey......................194
Pennington ...147, 175
Pew .........................176
Pickens ...................148
.................151-154, 177
Pitts..........................194
Player.......................163
Pool..........................161
Poole ..............166, 188
Pope.........................194
Posy .........................192
Ramsey ..........148, 158
Reeve.......................186
Reid.................162, 164
Richards .................192
Richardson .............176
Richey.............161, 194
Ridgeway.................194
Riggs........................191
Rite...........................167
Roach ......................192
Roebuck..................177
Rogers ............148, 158
Rollins .....................189
Royce..............148-150
........................155, 158
Sanders...................194
Scott........................194
Seaton.....................157
Sherard ..................193
Sheriff ...........148, 158
Simpson .......148, 158
Smith ....160, 161, 163
.............. 165, 168, 190
.................................193
Sparks.............165-168
Spillers....................167
Stephens.................187
Steuben...................159
Stevens ...................187
Stokes.....................174
Sudduth .........145-147
Swansey..................172
Swords....................192
Tanner....................194
Tarleton.........175, 177
Tate ........................194
Taylor ...........148, 158
Thompson ...163, 172
Thoms....................187
Tillman ..................160
Tuck ............. 188, 189
Tucker...188, 189, 192
Turner....................146
Warden...................187
Washington...........152
....................... 154, 159
Watson.......... 178, 192
Watt........................192
Wayland ................165
Welborn ................192
West........................162
Westmoreland.......173
Whitner .................154
Whitten..................161
Wilkins...........166-168
Williamson ............150
....................... 151, 177
Willingham ...........192
Willis .....................189
Wilson....................192
Wood......................194
Woods........... 165, 167
Worley....................194
Wright....................194
Wyatt......................166
Yeager ....................194
Young....173, 174, 194
SLAVES (OWNER)
Alfred (Oliver)............................................... 192
Bill (Brown).................................................... 164
Candas (Oliver) ............................................. 192
Caroline (Oliver) ........................................... 192
Cesar (Brown)................................................ 164
Charles (Brown) ............................................ 164
Daphne (Brown)........................................... 164
Doll (Brown).................................................. 164
Leah (Oliver).................................................. 192
Letty (Oliver)................................................. 192
Louisa Oliver).................................................192
Lucie (Brown).................................................164
Malenda (Oliver).............................................192
Mitty (Brown) .................................................164
Phillis (Giles)...................................................193
Pompey (Brown)............................................164
Sarah Elizabeth (Oliver)................................192
Susan (Oliver) .................................................192
Virginia (Giles)................................................193
William (Oliver)..............................................192
CHEROKEE INDIANS
Chief Corn Tassell........................................................................................150, 151
Dragging Canoe....................................................................................................149
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Volume XXI February 2007 Number 1
Table of Contents.........................................................................................................................................i
President’s Message ...................................................................................................................................ii
Membership Application Form–2007 ..................................................................................................... iii
Family of William Tolleson Bryant of Spartanburg District .................................................................1
Six Early Cannon Epitaphs in Newberry County ...................................................................................3
Sheriff’s Sales for Pickens District in 1849 ..............................................................................................4
Death Notice of Mrs. Lucinda Draper Kirby, Native of Spartanburg District ....................................4
A History of Flint Hill Baptist Church in York County .........................................................................5
York County’s Octogenarians – John W. Moore ....................................................................................6
Upstate Marriage Notices in 1807 From the Charleston Courier .........................................................6
An Early Butler Family of the Saluda County Area ...............................................................................7
A Fairfield District Marriage in 1816 ......................................................................................................9
Bible Record of Corrine Gertrude Lide and John Thomas Foster, Sr. ..............................................10
Letter From M. P. Evins of Laurens District to His Brother Col. S. N. Evins of
Spartanburg District (1853) ....................................................................................................................12
Revolutionary War Pension Application of Nathaniel Rogers of Union District ...............................14
Revolutionary War Pension Application of Cely Rogers, Widow of Nathaniel Rogers ....................16
Obituary of Mrs. Elizabeth Rogers Bogan of Union District ...............................................................19
The James Ponder and Austin Lister Families of Greenville District .................................................20
Commencement at Cedar Spring State School for the Deaf and Dumb and Blind in 1886 ..............21
Three Marriages From the Edgefield Advertiser in 1856 ....................................................................23
Death of Edward Clark Byars of Cherokee County .............................................................................24
Family Record of Luther Graham Byars of Cherokee County ...........................................................24
Death of Mrs. Catharine Bryant Crocker of Spartanburg ..................................................................25
Hampton McVey P.Pool Bible Record (Greenville County) ................................................................26
Photographs of Mr. And Mrs. Wade Hampton Pool & Son ................................................................27
Facsimile of a Three Day Civil War Pass Issued to Wade Hampton Pool ..........................................27
Facsimile of an Invitation to a Ball For the Butler Guards at Chick Springs in 1859 .......................28
Two Revolutionary War Incidents in the Spartanburg Region ...........................................................29
John Tollison of Union District Found Guilty of Murder ....................................................................30
A Sketch of Isaac Hull McCalla of Abbeville and of James M. Sullivan of Anderson ......................32
Death Notice of Wade Hampton Pool of Greenville County ................................................................33
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records .............................................34
Two Death Notices From Chester District in 1854 ...............................................................................38
Excerpts From the Diary (Late 1700s) of Samuel Noblitt ....................................................................39
Stump House Mountain and Railroads in Oconee County ..................................................................41
The Excursion of the Butler Guards to Chick’s Springs ......................................................................43
Family Record of Jesse Cannon (Jr.) of Spartanburg County ............................................................44
Queries ......................................................................................................................................................45
Index ..........................................................................................................................................................46
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Volume XXI May 2007 Number 2
Table of Contents.........................................................................................................................i
The President’s Message...........................................................................................................ii
Membership Application Form .................................................................................................iii
Look and See .............................................................................................................................iv
Family Bible Record of Kinsman Seay of Spartanburg District .......................................... 49
Obituary of Miss Ruth Seay ....................................................................................................50
Miss Ruth Seay, Charter Member of Central United Methodist Church of Spartanburg ...50
Kinsman Seay, One of the Organizers of the Methodist Church of Spartanburg ..............51
Death of James Seay, Revolutionary War Soldier, in 1850.................................................. 52
Death of Kinsman Seay in 1883.............................................................................................. 52
The Will of Kinsman Seay .......................................................................................................52
Some Obituaries From Anderson County in 1900 ................................................................53
Family Record of James Madison Lowe of Spartanburg County ........................................54
Five Spartanburg County Marriage Notices and an Obituary in 1876 .................................55
Brown-Rush Marriage in 1851 ................................................................................................55
A Sketch of the Town of Walhalla, Seat of Oconee County .................................................56
Some Marriage Notices in the the Keowee Courier.............................................................. 56
Death Notice of Colonel Benjamin Dawkins of Union District .............................................57
A Sketch of Col. William Hill of York District .........................................................................58
Obituary of Elias Lake, Native of Edgefield District ..............................................................59
The Will of Ruthy Seay ............................................................................................................60
The Family of Ebenezer Mitchell Dorman ..............................................................................60
Obituary of Mrs. Cecelia G. Sims of Union County ...............................................................63
The View From Atop Glassy Mountain in Greenville County ...............................................63
Family Record of William H. Moon of Greenville District .....................................................65
Family Bible Record of John Parker Moon ............................................................................66
Family of James T. Moon ........................................................................................................67
Some Pickens County Marriage Notices in 1876 ..................................................................68
Facsimile of Flyleaf From Bible (Printed 1698) of Joseph Reid ...........................................69
Family Bible Record of Joseph Reid ......................................................................................70
Deed of Gift of William Reid (1793) in Spartanburg County .................................................71
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records ..............................72
Death Notices of Some South Carolina Ministers in 1878 ...................................................74
A Tourist’s View of (Eastern) Spartanburg District in 1847 .................................................75
Grave of Golden Tinsley, Revolutionary War Hero ...............................................................83
Death of Mrs. Mary Chatham Adams of Abbeville District ...................................................83
The Family of Andrew Jackson Dorman ................................................................................84
Family of Rev. Stephen Powell (1786-1878) of Greenville County ......................................86
Names Researched by Piedmont Historical Society Members–List 8 ................................87
Queries ......................................................................................................................................89
Index ..........................................................................................................................................90
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Volume
XXI
August 2007
Number 3
Table of Contents
i
The President's Message
ii
The Family of Thomas Reid (1770-1836), A Reconstruction
93
Some Death Notices From Abbeville District in 1854
98
Some Marriage Notices From Abbeville District in 1854
100
Family Groups and Families Connections From County Court Records
101
Family Record of Alexander Reid (1850-1903)
104
Obituary of Alexander Reid (1850-1903)
106
Obituary of Mrs. Viney Elizabeth Reid (1856-1947)
106
Obituary of Jefferson C. Gatrison of Chester County
106
A Sketch of J. Lyles Glenn of Chester County
107
Upstate Death Notices in 1818 From the Charleston Courier
108
Obituary of Lewis Abercrombie of Laurens County
109
Description in 1854 of Jamestown Relics
109
Reminiscences of York by a Septuagenarian
110
Signature of the Cross
113
Death in Louisiana of Col. William Lyons, Rev. War Veteran and Native of S. C.
113
A Marriage in 1818 With the Bride in the Raw
113
Family Record of Alfred Calvin Reid
114
Family Bible Record of John M. Carman of Greenville District
116
Obituary of Mrs. Martha C. Henderson of Newberry District
116
Death of Francis Burt, Governor of Nebraska Territory & Native of Pendleton District
117
Family of Joseph W. Wi11iams (ca 1770-1841) of Pickens District
118
Spartanburg Land for Sale in 1788
119
Email Address Correction for Richard Patton
119
A Sketch of George Prince of Anderson County
120
Two Marriage Notices in Pickens County in 1876
120
Obituary of Tandy W. Reid
121
Index
121
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Number 4
Table of Contents
The President's Message
Membership Application Form-2008
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions-Addresses
Family Record of Aaron Burton of Newberry District
Upstate Death Notices in 1819 From The Charleston Courier
Two Poems in 1819
Summary of Revolution War Pension Application on The Service of Daniel Mabry of Fairfield District
Some York County Marriages
Family Record And Estate of William Williams of Pickens District
Account of The Death of John Sampson Bobo of Union District
A Tourist's View of Greenville Village in 1847
Some Abbeville District Marriages in 1855 And 1856
A Vignette of The Battle at Cowpens
Description of a Monument at Cowpens in 1856
Photograph of Greenberry Crocker And of His Daughter Canzada Jane Crocker Coggins
Family Record of Greenberry Crocker
A Filler From The Sandwich Islands
A Sketch of J ames Butler Bonham of Alamo Fame, Native of Edgefield District
A Recent Photograph of The 1856 Monument at Cowpens National Battleground
Murder of George Brown of Chester District
Death Notice of Mrs. Eliza Poole of Greenville County
Emigration to The WestWith a Horseless Cart
Lipsey-Foster Marriage in Union County
Fourth of July Celebration at Fort Prince in 1900
Ode Written For The Celebration at Fort Prince
Obituary of Mrs. Martha L. Hughston Walker
Will of Elisha Hughston (1788-1868)
Will (1813) of John Walker
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records
Two Classic Carriages From Antebellum Days .
Photographs of William W. Robertson And Sons
Family Record of William W. Robertson (1806-1878) of Greenville County
Photograph of Albert Anderson Stewart and Wife
Family Record of Albert Anderson Stewart
Four Obituaries From The Anderson Daily Mail
Obituary of Mrs. Ann Chapman Evins of Laurens District
Obituary of Mrs. Ruth Dial of Laurens County
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Volume XXII February 2008
Number 1
Table of Contents........................................................................................................... i
The President’s Message.............................................................................................. ii
Membership Application Form—2008 ....................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions—Addresses .......................................... iv
Mulligan Family Bible Record (Spartanburg County) ............................................... 1
Obituary of Captain Alfred B. Mulligan ....................................................................... 3
Obituary of Mrs. A. B. Mulligan ................................................................................... 4
Family Record of Captain Alfred B. Mulligan ............................................................. 5
Upstate Death Notices in 1820 From The Charleston Courier ................................. 6
Murder in Edgefield District in 1820 ........................................................................... 7
Poetic Reflections on The Marriage of Miss Idle ....................................................... 7
Family Record of Nathaniel Reid (1736-1798) of Pendleton District, South Carolina
........................................................................................................................................ 8
Two Death Notices From Anderson District in 1844 ................................................. 9
Some Abbeville District Marriages in 1856 and 1857 .............................................. 10
Obituary of Andrew Pickens Butler of Edgefield District ....................................... 11
A Tourist’s View in 1847 of Cćsar’s Head in Greenville District .............................. 12
Death Notice of The Daniel Boone............................................................................. 17
Isaac Snoddy Miller, CSA, From Spartanburg County ............................................ 18
Family Record of Martin Otts Miller .......................................................................... 21
Miller-Snoddy Marriage Notice .................................................................................. 21
Hayden-Walker Marriage in 1836 .............................................................................. 21
Will of Colonel John Walker ...................................................................................... 22
Death Notice of Miss Rebecca Walker ...................................................................... 23
Obituary of Colonel Thomas Word, Revolutionary War Veteran, of Laurens District
...................................................................................................................................... 23
Family Record of Colonel John Walker (d. 1834) ..................................................... 24
Chester District Equity Court Direct Index of Equity Bills and Petitions 1820-1874
......... 26
Rev. James Marion Boyd, Native of Newberry District, SC .................................... 29
Family Record of Reuben Reid of Greenville County, SC ...................................... 30
Legal Ad For Sale of Philip Ross’ Real Estate ......................................................... 33
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records ................ 34
Family Record of William Drayton Cameron of Newberry District ......................... 40
Query ........................................................................................................................... 41
Erratum: It is Alfred Anderson Stewart Not Albert Anderson Stewart .................. 41
More York District Equity Court Bonds .................................................................... 41
Index ............................................................................................................................ 42
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Volume XXII May 2008
Number 2
Table of Contents.........................................................................................................................i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices.......................................................................ii
Membership Application Form—2008 .....................................................................................iii
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions—Addresses ........................................................iv
Family Record of Henry Wingo (1782-1876) ..........................................................................45
Family Record of Andrew Sudduth of Greenville District ....................................................46
A Tourist’s View in 1847 of Saluda Gap and Greenville Village ..........................................48
Saluda Mountain Road Under Construction in 1820 ............................................................55
Public Works in South Carolina in 1820 ................................................................................56
The Family Bible–A Poem .......................................................................................................56
News and Marriage Notices From Gowensville ....................................................................57
Death Notice of Mrs. Jane Kelly, Native of Fairfield District ................................................57
Death of Dr. D. B. Darby, M.D., of Walhalla, Oconee County, ..............................................57
A Sketch of Joel Roberts Poinsett .........................................................................................58
Death Notice of Mrs. Eliza Jane Taylor of Fairfield District .................................................59
A Portrait of Joel Poinsett .......................................................................................................60
Joel Poinsett and Visit of President Monroe to Charleston .................................................60
Pictures of Poinsett Bridge in Greenville County .................................................................61
Bible Record of Andrew Cornelius Smith of Anderson County ..........................................62
Obituary of Col. Thomas L. Woodside of Greenville County ...............................................63
Family of Major John T. Kirby of Spartanburg District .........................................................64
Death Notices of Mrs. Patsey Kirby and Daughter-in-Law ...................................................65
Jonathan C. Hanks, Age 104, Veteran of Three Wars ...........................................................66
Death Notice of James V. Trimmier ........................................................................................66
Eulogy For William H. Trimmier, Late Editor of The Carolina Spartan ...............................67
Francis Marion Trimmier, New Editor of the Spartan, ..........................................................67
Obituary of John B. Sanders, CSA .........................................................................................68
The Poetic Marriage of Mr. Milk and Miss Waters .................................................................69
Upstate Death Notices in 1821 From the Charleston Courier ..............................................70
Accidental Death by Steamboat Paddle Wheel .....................................................................71
Death Notices From Claiborne, Alabama of John and Wesley Brannan, Natives of SC ...71
Greenville District Equity Court Records, Volume B, 1822-1850 .........................................72
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records ..............................74
Will (1840) of Jane Ross of Greenville District ......................................................................77
Four Abbeville District Marriage Notices in 1857 ..................................................................77
Will of George W. Hill (1760-1838) of Pickens District, SC ...................................................78
Family of George W. Hill (1760-1838) of Pickens District, SC ..............................................79
Harrison Family Query in 1939 ...............................................................................................80
Corner Stone Laid at Newberry College in 1857 ...................................................................81
Death Notice of John R. Switzer of Laurens County ............................................................81
Chester District Equity Court Direct and Cross Indices of Equity Bills 1820-1874 ...........82
Book Announcements .............................................................................................................85
Queries ......................................................................................................................................86
Index ..........................................................................................................................................86
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Volume XXII August 2008
Number 3
Table of Contents........................................................................................................... i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices ......................................................... ii
Membership Application Form—2008 ....................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions—Addresses .......................................... iv
Family of Andrew A. Smith, CSA, of (Western) Pickens District (Later Oconee
County) ........................................................................................................................ 89
Death Certificate Abstracts For McAbee Surname (Spartanburg County, SC 1915-1952) .....90
A Tourist’s View in 1847 of Rural Greenville District ............................................................94
A Marriage Notice From Laurens District in 1821 .................................................................99
Family of Major Augustus Hilliard Kirby of Spartanburg, SC ............................................. 100
Some Abbeville District Death Notices in 1856 and 1857 .................................................... 103
Family Record of Gideon Whitted (abt 1770-1832) of Chester District, SC ......................... 105
Family Record of Capt. Davis C. Whitted (1804-1857), Native of Chester District, SC ...... 106
Obituary of Mrs. Margaret Rowland Trimmier of Spartanburg, South Carolina ................ 107
Family of William Sloan Trimmier ....................................................................................... 108
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records ...............................110
Obituary of James Nesbitt, Esq., of Spartanburg County, SC ..............................................115
Obituary of Mrs. Caroline Brewton Nesbitt ..........................................................................115
Family Record of James Nesbitt, Esquire—A Reconstruction ............................................116
Obituary Notice of Miss Carrie Nesbitt ................................................................................117
Civil War Letters of Dr. Francis Marion Tucker to His Wife ...............................................118
Reminiscences of York by a Septuagenarian ....................................................................... 120
Clement Family Items From
The Carolina Spartan
.............................................................121
An Old Letter Connecting a Wham and Woodside Family ................................................. 122
Obituary of Mrs. Eleanor Narcissa Woodside Martin of Greenville District, SC ................ 122
Some Woodside, Martin, and Wham Tombstone Inscriptions at Fairview Cemetery,
Greenville County, SC ........................................................................................................... 123
Family Record of Thomas Davis (b. abt 1800) of Spartanburg District, SC ........................ 124
Tribute of Respect For George R. Trimmier ....................................................................... 125
A Sketch of Joel Roberts Poinsett (Complete) ..................................................................... 126
Death Notice of Mrs. Eliza Jane Taylor of Fairfield District ............................................... 127
Upstate Death Notices in 1821 From the
Charleston Courier
........................................ 128
Obituary of Mrs. Sarah Edmonds of Edgefield District ........................................ 129
Death Notice of Mrs. Sophy Kelly McDowell, native of Union County ................. 129
A Flock of Birds ........................................................................................................ 129
Mail Coach From Charleston to Savannah ............................................................ 130
Index .......................................................................................................................... 130
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Volume XXII
November 2008 Number 4
Table of Contents........................................................................................................... i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices ......................................................... ii
Membership Application Form—2009 ....................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions—Addresses .......................................... iv
Families of George and John William Garrett of SC ............................................. 133
Obituary of Mrs. Ida G. Barksdale of Laurens County .......................................... 134
Trimmier-Thomson Wedding in Anderson District in 1850 .................................. 134
A Narrative History of The Life of Texana “Little Tex” Bryant Black Oneill ........ 135
Obituary of Rowland Bryant, CSA .......................................................................... 140
Two Briant marriage Notices From The Carolina Spartan .................................... 140
Family Record of James Richardson Bryant (1817-1863), Revised ..................... 141
A Tourist’s View in 1847 of The Physical Features of Greenville District And
of Two Earliest Settlers ........................................................................................... 144
Death in Panola County, Mississippi of Mrs. Sarah Hill, Native of Abbeville District,
SC .
150
York County’s Centennial Program For Battle of King’s Mtn ............................... 151
Religion of Our Presidents Through U. S Grant .................................................... 151
Family Record of Thomas Coats (1795-after 1870) of Laurens County ............... 152
Family Record of William Lafayette Turner (abt 1833-after 1880) of Laurens County
.................................................................................................................................... 153
Upstate Death Notices in 1822 From The Charleston Courier ............................ 154
Two Pendleton District Children Drown in 1822 .................................................... 156
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records .............. 156
Revolutionary War Pension Application of Robert Kimble/Kimbrell ................... 162
Sheriff’s Sales For Pickens District in May 1861 ................................................... 164
The Thomas And Melvina Watts Ray Family of The Upstate ................................ 165
Some Colonial Era Marriages in The Abbeville Area ............................................ 173
Index .......................................................................................................................... 174
Slave/Owner Index ................................................................................................... 176
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Volume XXIII
May 2009 Number 2
Table of Contents........................................................................................................... i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices ......................................................... ii
Membership Application Form—2009 ....................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions—Addresses .......................................... iv
Family Record of James Fowler Sloan (1818-1903) ................................................ 45
Death Notice For David Sloan (1789-1874) ............................................................... 47
A Sloan Family History .............................................................................................. 48
Obituary of James Fowler Sloan ............................................................................... 55
Obituary of Mrs. James Fowler Sloan ...................................................................... 56
Death Notices of Mrs. Sarah Jane Sloan Reid and Infant ....................................... 56
Obituary of James Haddon Sloan ............................................................................. 56
Number of Rev. War Pensioners in The Separate States in 1823 .......................... 57
Upstate Death Notices in 1824 From The Charleston Courier ............................... 58
Obituary of Samuel Clowney, Rev. War Soldier of Union District ......................... 60
Death Notices (1824) For Mr. And Mrs. Stokes of Greenville District .................... 60
Story of Musgrove’s Mill ............................................................................................ 61
Facsimile of D. A. R Application of Mrs. L. D. Childs .............................................. 63
Family Record of Bolling Kirby of Union District, SC: A Reconstruction ............. 64
Will (1805) of Abraham Campbell of Pittsylvania County, Va ................................. 68
Four Marriages in Camden, Kershaw District, SC ................................................... 68
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records ................ 69
Obituaries of Three Rev. War Veterans of Fairfield District ................................... 75
Family Record of Col. John Hodges (1775-1849) .................................................... 76
Samuel M’Calla, Native of Ireland, Died 1824 in Newberry District, SC ................. 77
Obituary of Mrs. Ann Oeland ..................................................................................... 77
Marriages Listed in The Diary of James Kershaw of Camden, SC ........................ 78
Sheriff’s Sales For Pickens District in May 1861 ..................................................... 79
House of James Harrison of Pendleton District Burns in 1822 .............................. 79
Names Researched by Piedmont Historical Society Members: Current List 1 ..... 80
Bible Record of John M. Kirby of Pacolet, SC ......................................................... 82
Letter (1868) From David Hughston in Texas to His Brother in Spartanburg County
...................................................................................................................................... 83
Origin of The Word Yankee ....................................................................................... 84
Epitaph For an English Pastry Chef ......................................................................... 84
Her Name Was Dorcas ............................................................................................... 84
Obituary Notice of Jacob Kirby of Union County, SC ............................................. 85
Index ............................................................................................................................ 85
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Volume XXIII
2009 Number 1
Table of Contents.........................................................................................................................i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices.......................................................................ii
Membership Application Form—2009 .....................................................................................iii
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions—Addresses ........................................................iv
Family Record of George Harvey Shands ...............................................................................1
Obituary of Mrs. Rebecca Sloan Shands .................................................................................2
Recollections of a Child in Civil War Times ............................................................................3
Roster of An Anderson District Company in Second Florida/Seminole War (1835-1842) 15
A Tourist’s View in 1847 of Laurens District .........................................................................16
Abbeville District Medical Society in 1857 .............................................................................17
Obituary of Nancy Rogers Berry, Native of Union County ...................................................17
Shands – Smith Marriage in 1873 ...........................................................................................17
Chester District Equity Court Direct And Cross indices of Equity Bills 1820-1874 ...........18
The Curious Case of James Riding’s Corpse in WW I .........................................................20
Obituary of George Harvey Shands .......................................................................................21
Family Record of Rev. Archibald H. Lester ...........................................................................22
First Two Marriage Notices For Rev. Archibald H. Lester ....................................................23
Date of Third Marriage of Rev. Archibald H. Lester ..............................................................24
Biographical Notes On Rev. Archibald H. Lester ..................................................................24
Obituary of Rev. Archibald H. Lester .....................................................................................24
First Obituary of Mrs. Harriet R. Walker Fleming Lester ......................................................25
Obituary Notice of Mrs. Margaret C. Miller Lester .................................................................26
Obituary of Mrs. Susannah Jane McCollough Lester ...........................................................26
Another Obituary of Mrs. Harriett Harriet R. Walker Fleming Lester ..................................26
Obtuary of Dr. William M. Lester, M. D. .................................................................................26
Obituary of Elizabeth “Aunt Betsy” Wright ...........................................................................27
Facsimile of Pension Application of James Rice, Native of York County, SC,
African-American CSA War Veteran .......................................................................................28
James Rice, African-American CSA War Veteran .................................................................29
Greenville District Equity Court Index, Vol. B, 1822-1850 ....................................................30
Page Family Reunion in 1902 at Antioch Church in Spartanburg County .........................32
Family Record of William Page (1790-1869) of Spartanburg District ..................................32
Shands – Sloan Marriage in 1883 ...........................................................................................34
Fleming – Walker Marriage in 1852 ........................................................................................34
Obituary of Mrs. W. M. Lester .................................................................................................34
Obituary Notice of Mrs. Nancy Crymes Lester ......................................................................34
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records ..............................35
Upstate Death Notices in 1823 From the Charleston Courier ..............................................38
Death Notice in 1822 of Faford Hooker Seay in Amelia County, Virgina ............................40
Bible Record of William Davis, Rev. War Veteran of York District, and Service Record ..41
First Christian Marriage in Sandwich Island (Hawaii) ..........................................................42
Index ..........................................................................................................................................42
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August 2009
Number 3
Table of Contents.......................................................................................................... i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices ........................................................ ii
Membership Application Form—2009 ....................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions—Addresses .......................................... iv
Introduction of PHS Collector Cards.......................................................................... v
Order Form For PHS Cards ........................................................................................ vi
Family Record of Joseph McKinney of Greenville District..................................... 89
Family Record of Alfred Hightower of Greenville District ...................................... 90
Upstate Death Notices in 1825 From The Charleston Courier ............................... 92
On The Baron De Kalb Monument in Camden, South Carolina ............................. 93
Peter Gosnell of Spartanburg District Respited...................................................... 94
A Tourist’s View in 1847 of Newberry District ......................................................... 95
John Grubb (1652- 1707/08): Last Will & Testament and Family Group.............. 101
Letters Between Two Grubb Sisters in 1758.......................................................... 102
Weathers-Kirby Marriage in 1874............................................................................ 103
Mary Whitted Gwinn of York District...................................................................... 104
Obituary of George T. Sloan (1850-1920) of Greenville District ........................... 104
Some Abbeville District Death Notices in 1857 & 1858......................................... 105
Family Record of Hiram W. Kirby (1821-1864)....................................................... 106
Pollard Brown, Last Revolutionary War Soldier in Abbeville District, SC........... 108
Revolutionary War Pension Application of George T. Sloan, Resident of
Laurens District, South Carolina ............................................................................ 109
Revolutionary War Pension Applications of Mary Sloan, Widow of George T. Sloan
................................................................................................................................... 111
Edward Yearguin and Wife Killed by Lightning in Pendleton District................. 115
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records............... 116
Obituary of Major Michael Dickson, Revolutionary War Veteran and
Resident of Pendleton District .............................................................................. 120
Family of George T. Sloan (1756-1836) Reconstructed......................................... 121
Death of Thomas L. Young, Mexican War Veteran of Fairfield District ............... 123
Family Record of Charles Smith (1742-1824)......................................................... 124
Obituary of Mrs. Margaret Mahaffey Sloan of Greenville County, SC.................. 126
Obituary of Mrs. Margaret Ann Sloan Kirby........................................................... 126
Obituary of Mrs. Mary Sloan Greer......................................................................... 126
Farming in Pickens District in 1858........................................................................ 127
New Book From Brent Holcomb ............................................................................. 127
Index.......................................................................................................................... 128
Example of PHS Collector Cards Described on Page v Above............................ 130
Augusta County, Virginia Book Offer..................................................................... 130
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Volume XXIII November 2009 Number 4
Table of Contents .......................................................................................................................i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices...................................................................... ii
Membership Application Form—2009 ................................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions—Addresses ..........................................................iv
PHS Collector Cards .................................................................................................................v
Order Form For PHS Cards ....................................................................................................vi
Family Record of John and Martha Pickens Smith of Pickens District, SC .........................131
A List of The Children of Job Smith of Pickens District, SC................................................ 132
Names of Revolutionary War Soldiers Buried at Pickens Chapel Cemetery
in Anderson County, South Carolina .................................................................................... 133
Summary of Revolutionary War Record of Lewis Saxon of Laurens District, SC .............. 134
Family Bible Record of Lewis Saxon (1761-1813) ................................................................. 135
Obituary of Hugh Saxon (1798-1851) .................................................................................... 135
Selected Inscriptions From Cemeteries in Laurens County, Reported in 1933 ................... 136
Upstate Death Notices in 1826 From The Charleston
Courier
........................................... 138
Death of William Greene, Brother of General Nathaniel Greene .........................................141
Re-Interment Ceremony of General De Kalb at Camden, SC ............................................. 142
Inscriptions From an Unnamed Cemetery in Union or Laurens County, SC ..................... 146
Family Record of Fleming Hodges (abt 1807-1839), Native of Greenville District, SC ...... 147
Family Record John and Aletha Kirby Sloan ........................................................................ 148
Obituary of Captain Thomas Ligon of Laurens District, South Carolina ........................... 149
White-Simpson Marriage Notice in 1859 ............................................................................. 149
Revolutionary War Pension Claims of Job Smith of Pickens District, SC ........................... 150
Bobo-Drummond Marriage Notice in 1859 ......................................................................... 155
Will (1835) of Job Smith of Pickens District, SC ................................................................... 156
Will (1840) of John Smith of Anderson County, SC .............................................................. 157
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records .............................. 158
Will (1827) of Susannah Ligon of Laurens District ...............................................................161
Will (1806) of James Petty of Union District, SC .................................................................. 162
Family Record of James Morgan (1723-1763) of Virginia .................................................... 163
Family Record of Major Spencer Morgan & First Wife ....................................................... 163
Family Record of Major Spencer Morgan & Second Wife ................................................... 164
Will (1809) of Major Spencer Morgan of Union District, SC ................................................ 164
Family of Col. John Nuckolls (1732-1780) ............................................................................ 165
Will (1816) of Joshua Petty of Union District, SC ................................................................. 167
Names Researched by Piedmont Historical Society Members: Current List 2 .................. 168
More on Job Smith’s Family of Pickens District................................................................... 169
Index ..................................................................................................................................... 170
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Volume XXIV January 2010 Number 1
Table of Contents...................................................................................................................... i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices .....................................................................ii
Membership Application Form—2010.................................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries and Contributions—Addresses.......................................................... iv
Family Bible Record of George W. Poole, Native of Spartanburg District, SC....................... 1
Family Bible Record of Daniel White, Native of Spartanburg District, SC............................ 2
Will (1848) of John Poole of Spartanburg District, SC............................................................. 3
Family Record of John Poole (1774-1849)................................................................................ 4
Death Notice of Charles Cotesworth Pinckney....................................................................... 6
Death of Alexander Wood, Revolutionary War Veteran.......................................................... 6
Obituary of Col. Robert Coleman Poole.................................................................................. 7
Obituary of Mrs. Robert Coleman Poole................................................................................. 7
Marriage Notice of G. W. Poole and Mrs. Fenita White......................................................... 7
The Ironworks on Lawson’s Fork............................................................................................ 8
Seven Abbeville District Marriage Notices in 1857 ................................................................ 11
Gravestone Inscriptions in Pickens Chapel Cemetery For Persons Deceased Before 1850 .. 12
A Description of Greenville Village in 1823 ............................................................................ 14
Upstate Death Notices in 1827 From The Charleston
Courier
............................................. 16
The Town of Chesnee (Spartanburg County), At Age 2......................................................... 19
Family Record of Wright Kirby (1798-After 1870)................................................................... 20
Obituary of John Timmerman of Edgefield District.............................................................. 22
Image of Stone, Marked in 16th Century, Found in Spartanburg County, SC....................... 22
Description of Stone And Its Interpretation as a Relic From Juan Pardo’s Expeditions...... 23
Another Interpretation of The Spartanburg Stone ................................................................. 25
Obituary of James B. Coleman of Edgefield District............................................................. 26
Dicy Langston, Revolutionary War Heroine of Laurens District .......................................... 27
Abstracts of York District Guardian Bonds............................................................................ 29
Chester District Equity Court Direct And Cross Indices of Equity Bills 1820-1874 .............. 30
Greenville District Equity Court Index, Volume B. 1822-1850............................................... 32
Hill Family Legends And Proven Facts: DNA Tests of Upstate Hills.................................. 34
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records................................ 36
Synopsis of Rev. War Service of Aaron Guyton, of Anderson District, and Family Record .. 40
Index ....................................................................................................................................... 41
Mysteries And Mortalities (A Poem)...................................................................................... 43
Order Form For PHS Historic And Scenic Cards.................................................................. 44
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Volume XXIV ___ May 2010_ _ Number 2
Table of Contents ......................................................................................................................i
Piedmont Historical News and Notices ................................................................................. ii
Membership Application Form—2010 ................................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries and Contributions ...............................................................................iv
Family Record of John McMorries of Newberry District, S. C. .............................................45
Biographical Sketch of John McMorries (1769-1823) .............................................................48
Will (1823) of John McMorries of Newberry District, S. C. ....................................................48
Descendants of William McMorries (1735 -1801) Have 1938 Reunion in Fairfield County... 50
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records ................................53
Will (1783) of Robert Pickens, Senior (Anderson County, S. C.) ...........................................53
Will (1823) of Robert Pickens, Junior (Anderson County, S. C.) ............................................55
Spencer Morgan’s Orangeburgh County, S. C. Deed of 1799 ................................................59
Obituary of Mrs. Elizabeth Knox Dendy of Oconee County ................................................. 61
Stout Babies Out West ............................................................................................................ 61
Unrecorded Union District Deed Dated November 13, 1806 ................................................62
Family of Spencer Morgan (1756-1809) and First Wife Updated ...........................................63
Family Record of Robert Coleman (Abt 1760–18 Jun 1823) of Union District, S. C. .............64
Reminiscences of York by a Septuagenarian .........................................................................66
Upstate Death Notices in 1828 From The Charleston
Courier
............................................. 71
Heroic Kindness of John Moore Nicholls in The Civil War ..................................................73
Poem to John Moore Nicholls ................................................................................................75
More on John Moore Nicholls, CSA .......................................................................................76
Three McMorries Newspaper Items ......................................................................................77
View From Campobello Mineral Springs Hotel .....................................................................78
A Short History of Campobello, S. C. (Spartanburg County) ................................................79
Two Chester District Death Notices in 1851 ..........................................................................80
Sketch and Family of James Kincaid (1753-1801) of Fairfield District, S. C. ........................ 81
A Vance Family Record (Laurens District, S. C.) ..................................................................82
Spencer J. McMorries’ Second Marriage ................................................................................83
Letter From Charles E Kincaid of Kentucky to Kincaid Furman of Greenville, S. C. ..........83
Greenback Printed in 1779 Owned in 1922 by Spartanburg Man ...........................................84
Inventor of First Practical Typewriter Was a Native of Union, S. C. ....................................84
Index .......................................................................................................................................86
Order Form For PHS Historic And Scenic Cards ..................................................................88
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Volume XXIV November 2010 Number 4
Table of Contents ......................................................................................................................i
Piedmont Historical Society News And Notices ................................................................... ii
Membership Application Form For 2011 ................................................................................ iii
Send Us Your Queries and Contributions ...............................................................................iv
Family Record of James McMorries And First Wife of Newberry District ......................... 133
Vignette of Chancellor James J. Caldwell ............................................................................. 134
Obituary of Mrs. Rebecca K. McMorries Hatton ................................................................ 135
Four Marriage Notices in 1837 From The Pendleton
Messenger
........................................ 135
Upstate Death Notices in 1830 From The Charleston
Courier
...................................................136
Two Deaths in Rutherford County, NC ............................................................................... 139
Bible Record of Bazzel Smith (b. 1773), With Children of Joseph Smith),
of Pendleton District, SC ...................................................................................................... 140
Death notices of Job Smith (1748-1837) And Two Others of Pickens District, SC ...............141
Petition in 1868 to Partition Mary Whitted Gwinn’s Land in York County ..........................141
Alabama Marriage in 1830 With Edgefield District Bride ....................................................141
The Last Six Weeks of The Life of Rev. Benjamin Wofford ................................................ 142
The 25
th
Item of Rev. Benjamin Wofford’s Will ................................................................... 143
An Account of The Origin of Wofford College in Two Parts .............................................. 144
Land Records For The Allen Families Found in Early Greenville County, SC ................... 147
Obituary of Dr. Thomas Collins Austin of Greenville District, SC ...................................... 148
Family Record of William Rice (b. 1778) of Union District, SC .......................................... 148
Obituaries of Two Rev. War Veterans With Surname Dickson ........................................... 149
Death notices of Two Upstate Rev. War Veterans in 1830 ................................................... 149
Dyson Kills Birdsong in a Shoot Out ................................................................................... 149
York District Guardian Bonds .............................................................................................. 150
Family Record of Thomas Dawkins (1764-1837) of Fairfield District, SC ........................... 152
Nine Abbeville District Marriages in 1858 ........................................................................... 153
Greenville District Equity Court Index, Volume B, 1822-1850 ............................................. 155
Familiy Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records ............................ 158
Will (1866) of William Dawkins of Union District ................................................................ 158
Will (1843) of Capt. John Hatton of Newberry District, SC ................................................. 159
Will (1840) of Martha Eliza McMorries McLemore of Newberry District, SC .................... 160
Will (1811) of John Pinson of Laurens District, SC ................................................................161
Will (1814) of Joseph Smith of Pendleton/Anderson District, SC ........................................ 162
Will (1798) of John Carter of Laurens, District, SC .............................................................. 163
Will (1825) of Robert Carter, Senior of Laurens District, SC ................................................ 164
Will (1800) of Thomas Crosson of Landrum District, SC ..................................................... 166
A Sketch of Rev. I. W. Wingo, Patron of Campobello .......................................................... 167
Family Record of Rev. Isham Woodruff Wingo ................................................................... 168
Obituary of Mrs. Lula Dean Wingo ...................................................................................... 169
Wingo-Sharpe Marriage Notice in 1803 .............................................................................. 169
Images of Earlier Campobello Landmarks .......................................................................... 170
Names Researched by PHS Members: Current List One ....................................................171
Index ..................................................................................................................................... 173
Obituary of Rev. I. W. Wingo (1850-1913) ............................................................................ 176
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Volume XXV May 2011 Number 2
Table of Contents .......................................................................................................................i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices...................................................................... ii
Membership Application Form—2011 ................................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions—Addresses ..........................................................iv
The Family Record of John Lewis Ballenger (1790-1851) Updated .......................................45
Tribute to Mrs. Maria E. Ballenger (1814 -1883) .....................................................................48
Ballenger Marriage and Death Notices From The Keowee Courier .....................................48
Sketch of Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Spartanburg County, SC ............................................48
Three Burials at Mt. Zion .......................................................................................................49
Cowpens Revisted in 1938 ......................................................................................................50
Memoriam to Major Thomas Young (1764 -1848) of Union County, SC ...............................56
Location of The Plumber Settlement in Union County, SC ..................................................56
Upstate Death Notices in 1832 From The Charleston Courier ..............................................57
Death Notices in 1832 of Four Upstate Rev. Veterans ...........................................................59
Two Deaths in Rutherford County, NC .................................................................................59
Greenville District Equity Court Index, Volume B, 1820-1850 ...............................................60
Biographical Sketch of William Smith (1751-1837) of Spartanburg District, SC ....................63
Greenville District Groom in 1832 ..........................................................................................63
Family Record of John Harmon (1760s-1830) of Spartanburg District, SC ...........................64
A Description of Gowensville in 1860 .....................................................................................................65
Bible Record of Williamington Lafayette Turner of Laurens District, SC ............................66
Whitner-Sloan Marriage in Anderson District .......................................................................66
Recollections of Early Spartanburg Village (1827-1835) .........................................................67
The Families of William T. Harvey (1825-1915), Native of Spartanburg District, SC ...........70
A Mr. Berry of Spartanburg District Shot And Killed in 1832 ................................................ 71
British Rifle Found in 1858 Near Cedar Spring (Spartanburg District) ................................. 71
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records ................................72
Will (1851) of John Lewis Ballenger of Pickens District, SC ..................................................72
Heirs of Pleasant E. Ballenger Wingo ....................................................................................75
Will (1853) of Thomas Gassaway of Pickens District .............................................................76
Death Notice of Russell T. And Sunie Ida Good of Greenville County, SC ..........................77
Church Folklore And The Name of Erskine College ............................................................78
Origin of The Name “Due West” in Abbeville County, SC ...................................................78
Erskine College Commencement in 1854 ..............................................................................79
Two 1858 Marriage Notices From Abbeville, SC ...................................................................80
York District Guardian Bonds ................................................................................................ 81
Obituary of Mrs. Elizabeth Ballard of Campobello ...............................................................82
Obituary of Mrs. Clarinda Vaughan .......................................................................................82
Snippets of Union County History .........................................................................................83
Index .......................................................................................................................................86
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Volume XXIV August 2010 Number 3
Table of Contents ......................................................................................................................i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices ..................................................................... ii
Membership Application Form—2010 ................................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries and Contributions ...............................................................................iv
Family Record of James Douthit Sims (1803-1865), Native of Abbeville District, SC ...........89
Tribute to James Douthit Sims Written in 1865 ..................................................................... 91
An Account of Sims and Smith Emigration to and Settlement in Hamilton Co., Indiana . ..93
Servicemen Buried in the Boiling Springs First Baptist Church Cemetery
(Spartanburg County, SC) ......................................................................................................97
Reminiscences of York by a Septuagenarian ........................................................................101
Death Notice of Obadiah Trimmier of Pendleton District .................................................. 104
Death Notice of Tom, a Slave, of Edgefield District ........................................................... 104
Death Notice of Capt. George Cooper, Rev. War Veteran .................................................. 104
Chester District Equity Court Direct and Cross Indices of Equity Bills 1820-1874 ............. 105
Obituary of John Bankston Davis of Campobello ................................................................ 107
Fatal Bridge Collapse Over Saluda River ............................................................................. 107
Family Record of Joshua Pettit (1734 -1786) ......................................................................... 108
Family Record of Joel Hembree (1775-1825) ........................................................................ 109
Five Abbeville Marriages in 1857 ...........................................................................................111
Hembree Youth With Spartanburg Roots Has Oregon Trail Marker ..................................112
Upstate Death Notices in 1829 From The Charleston
Courier
.............................................113
Bible Record of Phillip Porter (1764 -1841) of Pickens District .............................................117
Revolutionary War Pension Claims of Phillip Porter of Pickens District, SC ......................118
Emigration of Two Pigeons From Liverpool to Boston .......................................................121
Allen Families Found in Greenville County, South Carolina (Late 1700s to Mid-1800s) ..... 122
Anecdote to General George Washington at Valley Forge .................................................. 123
Death Notice of Mrs. Elizabeth Pruett, Native of the Fairfield District Area ..................... 123
Images of Grave Marker For Daniel Morgan (1783-1806) in Union County, SC ................. 124
Obituary of Phillip Porter (1764 - 1841) ................................................................................. 125
Mary (Mollie) Smith Porter Was Not Daughter of Job Smith ............................................. 125
Family Groups and Family Connections From County Court Records .............................. 126
Will (1808) of Hugh Porter of Abbeville District .................................................................. 126
Will (1851) of Mary Smith Porter, Wife of Phillip Porter ...................................................... 128
Index ..................................................................................................................................... 129
An Evening of Entertainment in Charleston, SC (1829) .......................................................131
Order Form For PHS Historic And Scenic Cards ................................................................ 132
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Volume XXV February 2011 Number 1
Table of Contents ..................................................................................................................... i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices .................................................................... ii
Membership Application Form For 2011 ............................................................................... iii
Send Us Your Queries and Contributions .............................................................................. iv
Bible Record of Thomas Walker (b. 1780) of Laurens District, SC ........................................ 1
Abstract of Will (1833) of Zachariah Bailey ............................................................................. 1
Baileys And Colemans of Beaverdam Creek of Early Laurens District .................................. 2
Five Spartanburg District Deaths in 1816 ................................................................................ 2
Bible Record of F. F. Alverson of Spartanburg County, SC .................................................... 3
Family of Thomas And Dorcus Smith Gassaway of Pickens District, SC ...............................4
Upstate Death Notices in 1831 From The Charleston
Courier
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Death Notices From Rutherford County, NC in 1831 From The Charleston
Courier
...........8
Invention of The Cherokee Alphabet in 1829 ...........................................................................9
Obituary of Mrs. Nancy W. Shand (Anderson District, SC 1831) ........................................... 9
Family Record of John Dawkins (1788-1853) of Fairfield District, SC .................................. 10
Family Record of Paschal Charles Wingo (1803-1869) .......................................................... 12
Two Wingo Newspaper Items ............................................................................................... 13
Family of Alfred Dean (1798-1877) ......................................................................................... 14
A Sketch of Dr. Thomas Perry Dean (With Photograph) ..................................................... 15
Photographs of Rev. I. W. Wingo And His Wife Lula Dean Wingo ..................................... 16
Two Dean Newspaper Items ................................................................................................ 16
Excerpts From Civil War Diary of C. C. McMillin ................................................................ 17
Death Notices in 1831 of Four Upstate Rev. Veterans .......................................................... 19
Fatal Fight in Chester District ............................................................................................... 19
Family Record of Andrew Harmon (ca 1767-1847) of Spartanburg District, SC ................... 20
Abstract of A Significant Harmon Deed ............................................................................... 22
Wingo, Foster, And Richardson Photographs ...................................................................... 23
Family Record of William Harmon (1830-1912) of Spartanburg, SC ..................................... 24
Chester District Equity Court Direct And Cross Indices of Equity Bills 1820-1874 ............. 26
Original Field Report of Banastre Tarleton at Blackstock’s ................................................. 29
Views Contrary to Tarleton’s Report at Blackstock’s ........................................................... 29
Anecdote to General George Washington at Valley Forge ................................................... 30
Will (1782) of William Hallum ............................................................................................... 31
Obituary of Capt. George B. Dean ........................................................................................ 32
Powell-Holcomb Marriage (1842) of Union District ............................................................. 32
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records ............................... 33
Will (1789) of Charles King of Newberry County, SC ........................................................... 33
Will (1845) of William Carter of Laurens District, SC ........................................................... 35
Guardian Accounts (1831-1840) For The Minor Children of James McMories .................... 36
Burial Record of Andrew Harmon at Fairforest Presbyterian Cemetery in Union County . 37
A Sketch of Dr. Jacob H. King, M.D. ................................................................................... 38
Bible Record of Andrew Egger (b. 1752) of York District, SC .............................................. 39
Obituary of Mrs. Harriett Hayne Butler of Edgefield, SC .................................................... 39
Death Notice of Mary C. Holland of Pickens District, SC ................................................... 39
Names Researched by PHS Members: Current List Two .................................................... 40
Index ...................................................................................................................................... 42
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Volume XXV August 2011
Number 3
Table of Contents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . i
Piedmont Historical Society News and Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ii
Membership Application Form—2011 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . iii
Send Us Your Queries And Contributions—Addresses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . iv
Family Records of Zimri Carter (1773-1843) And Son William of Laurens District, SC . . . 89
Major W
M
. Hoy’s Account of Merchants, Lawyers, And Politics in
Spartanburg District in 1826 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90
A Response to Major Hoy From Joseph Johnston of Texas . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 92
Obituary of Robert Ligon (1774 - 1833) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 92
Family of Alexander Alexander (1753-1806) And First Wife . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93
Obituary of James Alexander (1789-1860) of Spartanburg District, SC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 95
Family of Alexander Alexander (1753-1806) And Second Wife . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 96
Tombstone Inscriptions For Alexander And Anna Alexander . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97
A Record of Revolutionary War Service of Alex. Alexender . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97
Obituary of Mrs. Anna Alexander Johnston (1797-1852) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97
Family of Robert Ligon, Jr. (1774 - 1833) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 98
Death Notices in 1833 of Two Upstate Rev. War Veterans . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 99
Will (1859) of Esther Ligon (Floyd County, Georgia) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100
Will (1787) of John McCrory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 101
Will (1793) of Martha McCrory, Second Wife of John McCrory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 102
Images of Two Early Campobello Landmarks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103
Upstate Death Notices in 1833 From The Charleston Courier . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 104
Death of George Reese, Rev. War Vet. of Anderson District, SC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 106
Obituaries of Thomas Ogier (1755-1833), Rev. War Vet., And Son (Anderson District) . 107
Murder (1833) of William Patton (Native of Abbeville Dist., SC) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108
The Fatal Bobo-Rice Confrontation (1833) in Union District, SC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109
Family Record of John M. Harmon (Abt 1808-1844) of Spartanburg District, SC . . . . . . . 110
Death of Charles A. Petty of Gaffney, Cherokee County, SC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111
Family Record of James Harmon (About 1810-Before 1870) of Union District, SC . . . . . 112
Fire in 1879 Destroys The Academy of Music in Greenville, SC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 114
Tombstone Inscription For Henry Newton Carter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 114
Reminiscences of York by a Septuagenarian . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 115
Family Groups And Family Connections From County Court Records . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 119
Estate Papers (1784) of John Alexander, Deceased . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 126
Snippets From Union County History . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 126
Edgefield District, SC Bride And Floyd County, Ga Groom . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129
Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129
Slave/Owner Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 131
Names Researched by PHS Members: Current List . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 132
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