St. Thomas and St. Denis Parish, South Carolina

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St. Thomas and St. Denis Parish serves [blank] County, South Carolina  
 
St. Thomas and St. Denis Parish serves [blank] County, South Carolina  
  
In the Colonial period, many [[Huguenot_Church_in_the_United_States|Huguenots]] attended this church.  
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In the Colonial period, many [[Huguenot Church in the United States|Huguenots]] attended this church. It was the first South Carolina parish church built outside of Charleston.<ref>Frederick Dalcho, ''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), 284.</ref>
  
 
South Carolina's "Anglican parishes were used as election districts and had responsibility for road development, care of the poor, and education."<ref>[http://archives.sc.gov/formation/ "The Formation of Counties in South Carolina,"] at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History website, accessed 21 January 2011.</ref>  
 
South Carolina's "Anglican parishes were used as election districts and had responsibility for road development, care of the poor, and education."<ref>[http://archives.sc.gov/formation/ "The Formation of Counties in South Carolina,"] at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History website, accessed 21 January 2011.</ref>  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Church Records and History  ====
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For a history of the parish, see Chapter 8, Parish of St. Thomas and St. Dennis, pages 284-294, 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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*Clute, Robert F. ''The Annals and Parish Register of St. Thomas and St. Denis Parish in South Carolina from 1680 to 1884''. Charleston, S.C.: Evans &amp; Cogswell, 1884. {{FHL|120114|item}} 975.7 A1 no. 33; digital versions at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4672 Ancestry] ($); [http://books.google.com/books?id=b1j4eGRoMowC Google Books];&nbsp;another [http://books.google.com/books?id=f04TAAAAYAAJ Google Books] version; [http://www.archive.org/details/annalsparishregi00stth Internet Archive]; [http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/indexinfo.aspx?ix=gpc0806306017_annalsparishregister World Vital Records] ($).
 
*Clute, Robert F. ''The Annals and Parish Register of St. Thomas and St. Denis Parish in South Carolina from 1680 to 1884''. Charleston, S.C.: Evans &amp; Cogswell, 1884. {{FHL|120114|item}} 975.7 A1 no. 33; digital versions at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4672 Ancestry] ($); [http://books.google.com/books?id=b1j4eGRoMowC Google Books];&nbsp;another [http://books.google.com/books?id=f04TAAAAYAAJ Google Books] version; [http://www.archive.org/details/annalsparishregi00stth Internet Archive]; [http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/indexinfo.aspx?ix=gpc0806306017_annalsparishregister World Vital Records] ($).

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History

St. Thomas and St. Denis Parish serves [blank] County, South Carolina

In the Colonial period, many Huguenots attended this church. It was the first South Carolina parish church built outside of Charleston.[1]

South Carolina's "Anglican parishes were used as election districts and had responsibility for road development, care of the poor, and education."[2]

Founded

  • 1706

Boundary

Resources

Church History

For a history of the parish, see Chapter 8, Parish of St. Thomas and St. Dennis, pages 284-294, 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.

Church Records

References

  1. Frederick Dalcho, 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), 284.
  2. "The Formation of Counties in South Carolina," at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History website, accessed 21 January 2011.