Salem County, South Carolina Genealogy

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Salem County was erected in 1792 from parts of [[Clarendon County, South Carolina|Clarendon]] and [[Claremont County, South Carolina|Claremont]] counties.
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Salem County ceased to exist in 1800 when it was combined with the remains of [[Clarendon County, South Carolina|Clarendon]] and [[Claremont County, South Carolina|Claremont]] counties to form the new [[Sumter County, South Carolina|Sumter District]] (or County).<ref>South Carolina - The Counties, http://www.carolana.com/SC/Counties/sc_counties_alphabetical_order.html (accessed 29 March 2011).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 18:46, 29 March 2011

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Contents

History

Salem County was erected in 1792 from parts of Clarendon and Claremont counties.

Salem County ceased to exist in 1800 when it was combined with the remains of Clarendon and Claremont counties to form the new Sumter District (or County).[1]

Boundary Changes

"Rotating Formation South Carolina County Boundary Maps" (1682-1987) may be viewed for free at the My South Carolina Genealogy website. The maps rely on AniMap 3.0 software.

Resources

References

  1. South Carolina - The Counties, http://www.carolana.com/SC/Counties/sc_counties_alphabetical_order.html (accessed 29 March 2011).