Prince William Parish, South Carolina

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*Bowers, Gloria Cook Jones. ''Southern Cousins: Cook, Fennell, and Related Families of Prince William's Parish, South Carolina''. Varnville, S.C.: G. Bowers, 1991. {{FHL|448159|item}} 929.273 C771bg
 
*Bowers, Gloria Cook Jones. ''Southern Cousins: Cook, Fennell, and Related Families of Prince William's Parish, South Carolina''. Varnville, S.C.: G. Bowers, 1991. {{FHL|448159|item}} 929.273 C771bg
  
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==== Parish History  ====
  
*Todd, John Reynard and Francis Marion Huston. ''Prince William's Parish and Plantations''. Richmond, Va.: Garrett & Massie, 1935. {{FHL|203365|item}} 975.79 H2t
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For an early history of the parish, see Chapter 23, Prince William's Parish, pages 382-384, in:  
  
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*Dalcho, Frederick. ''An Historical Account of the Protestant Episcopal Church in South Carolina from the First Settlement of the Province, to the War of the Revolution; with Notices of the Present State of the Church in Each Parish and Some Account of the Early Civil History of Carolina, Never Before Published''. Charleston: E. Thayer, 1820. {{FHL|375296|item|disp=FHL Film 22657}}; digital versions at [http://books.google.com/books?id=SG0QAAAAIAAJ Google Books]; [http://www.archive.org/details/historicalaccoun00dalc Internet Archive].
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*Todd, John Reynard and Francis Marion Huston. ''Prince William's Parish and Plantations''. Richmond, Va.: Garrett & Massie, 1935. {{FHL|203365|item|disp=FHL Book 975.79 H2t}}
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*Sheldon Church, Prince Williams Parish, Beaufort, South Carolina Births or Christenings 1825-1873. {{FHL|53340|item}} 975.7 B2s v. 56-57; Index: {{FHL|4605|item}} 821 Item 15; also indexed in the IGI  
 
*Sheldon Church, Prince Williams Parish, Beaufort, South Carolina Births or Christenings 1825-1873. {{FHL|53340|item}} 975.7 B2s v. 56-57; Index: {{FHL|4605|item}} 821 Item 15; also indexed in the IGI  

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Contents

History

Prince William's Parish serves [served?] Beaufort County, South Carolina.

South Carolina's "Anglican parishes were used as election districts and had responsibility for road development, care of the poor, and education."[1]

Founded

  • 1767

Boundary

Resources

Research Guides

Genealogy

  • Bowers, Gloria Cook Jones. Southern Cousins: Cook, Fennell, and Related Families of Prince William's Parish, South Carolina. Varnville, S.C.: G. Bowers, 1991. FHL Collection 929.273 C771bg

Parish History

For an early history of the parish, see Chapter 23, Prince William's Parish, pages 382-384, in:

  • Dalcho, Frederick. An Historical Account of the Protestant Episcopal Church in South Carolina from the First Settlement of the Province, to the War of the Revolution; with Notices of the Present State of the Church in Each Parish and Some Account of the Early Civil History of Carolina, Never Before Published. Charleston: E. Thayer, 1820. FHL Film 22657; digital versions at Google Books; Internet Archive.
  • Todd, John Reynard and Francis Marion Huston. Prince William's Parish and Plantations. Richmond, Va.: Garrett & Massie, 1935. FHL Book 975.79 H2t

Parish Records

  • Sheldon Church, Prince Williams Parish, Beaufort, South Carolina Births or Christenings 1825-1873. FHL Collection 975.7 B2s v. 56-57; Index: FHL Collection 821 Item 15; also indexed in the IGI
  • Sheldon Church, Prince Williams Parish, Beaufort, South Carolina Marriages 1826-1876. FHL Collection 975.7 B2s v. 57; Index: FHL Collection 1002591 Item 12; also indexed in the IGI

References

  1. "The Formation of Counties in South Carolina," at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History website, accessed 21 January 2011.