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Several Historical and Genealogical Societies in South Carolina may be helpful to the tracing of your ancestors. Some of them are:
This non-profit organization is dedicated to South Carolina's american Indians and helping individuals research their South Carolina American Indian heritage. Use the information below to contact them.
Carolina Indian Heritage Association
4055 Coburg Lane
Orangeburg, SC 29115
21 Queen Street
Charleston, SC 29401
66 George Street
Charleston, SC 29424-0001
The South Carolina Genealogical Society's archives are housed in the Old Edgefield District Genealogical Research Library in the Tompkins Memorial Library.
104 Courthouse Square
Edgefield, SC 29824-1335
The South Carolina Historical Society has substantial holdings related to genealogy, the Civil War, and local/state/regional history in their private facility. They are a non-profit organization. If you are not a member, visiting their library and using their resources cost $5 a day. The society will perform some research services but it is suggested to hire a professional research for in-depth research.
South Carolina Historical Society
The Fireproof Building
100 Meeting Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Research inquires or you can mail an inquiry care of Jana Meyer, Cataloging Librarian at the above address.
P.O. Box 2413
Spartanburg SC 29303
To contact the SC Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, click here.
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Membership to the DAR is open to any woman who is eighteen years of age or over and can prove lineal, blood line descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence. Documentation is required for each statement of birth, marriage, and death.
If you need membership information, click here or email Lawren Hammond, State Membership Chairman: firstname.lastname@example.org
SCIWAY South Carolina's Information Highway provides a list of historical and genealogical organizations in the state of South Carolina.
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