St. Pauls Parish, South Carolina

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More than 1000 of the cemetery's graves are described at [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2172756&CScntry=4&CSst=43&CScnty=2322&CSsr=281& Find A Grave]. Includes transcripts and select photographs.
 
More than 1000 of the cemetery's graves are described at [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2172756&CScntry=4&CSst=43&CScnty=2322&CSsr=281& Find A Grave]. Includes transcripts and select photographs.
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1790 and 1800 parish censuses have been published:
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*Jarrell, Lawrence E. ''Early Colleton, South Carolina Census. Complete Transcription of the Federal Census Records; 1790 Charleston District Census, St. Bartholomew's, St. George's-Dorchester; St. Paul's and St. John's-Colleton Parishes; 1800 Colleton District Census--St. Bartholomew's, St. George's-Dorchester and St. Paul's Parishes; 1810 Colleton District Census''. High Point, N.C.: Alligator Creek Genealogy Publications, 1998. {{FHL|742210|item|disp=FHL Book 975.79 X2j}}
  
 
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Revision as of 17:07, 8 March 2011

United States Gotoarrow.png South Carolina Gotoarrow.png St. Paul's Parish

Contents

History

St. Paul's Parish has served Charleston and Colleton counties.

Founded

  • 1706

Parish Boundaries

Resources

Research Guides

Cemetery

More than 1000 of the cemetery's graves are described at Find A Grave. Includes transcripts and select photographs.

Census

1790 and 1800 parish censuses have been published:

  • Jarrell, Lawrence E. Early Colleton, South Carolina Census. Complete Transcription of the Federal Census Records; 1790 Charleston District Census, St. Bartholomew's, St. George's-Dorchester; St. Paul's and St. John's-Colleton Parishes; 1800 Colleton District Census--St. Bartholomew's, St. George's-Dorchester and St. Paul's Parishes; 1810 Colleton District Census. High Point, N.C.: Alligator Creek Genealogy Publications, 1998. FHL Book 975.79 X2j

Parish History

For an early history of the parish, see Chapter 19, St. Paul's Parish, pages 351-359, 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.
  • Constitutional Form of Government and By-laws of the Protestant Episcopal Church of Saint Paul's, Radcliffeboro', Charleston, S.C. Charleston, S.C.: Courier Book and Job Presses, 1870. Digital version at Google Books.

Parish Records

Taxation

  • [1732] "Assessment on Edisto Island in St. Paul's Parish," April 20, 1732, South Carolina Miscellany, New York Public Library.[1]
  • [1785] St. Paul's Parish Tax Returns, 1785, South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research, Vol. 5, No. 2 (Spring 1977); Vol. 5, No. 3 (Summer 1977).

Websites

References

  1. This source is discussed in Philip D. Morgan, "A Profile of a Mid-Eighteenth Century South Carolina Parish: The Tax Return of Saint James', Goose Creek," The South Carolina Historical Magazine, Vol. 81, No. 1 (Jan. 1980):52. Digital version at JSTOR ($).