Camden South Carolina Family History Center

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Family History Center

34 Chestnut Ferry Rd

Camden, SC 29020-2074
Location Map

Tuesday and Wednesday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
By Appointment please Email

Up Coming Events

Camden Family History Center

The Camden Family History Center is located in Camden, South Carolina. Everyone is welcome to our Family History Center to learn Family History, Scan Photos, Write Stories, Ask questions on research, or just need a quite place to come work on your Family History.

  "Preparation to our Salvation
                    Family History

                              Find.... Take..... Teach"

Family History Center Closed Schedule:

General Conference Weekends April & October

Closed all major holidays:

Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years


Camden Family History Center Open House


Handouts: Please link to the Handout page for the handouts.


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.

Databases and Software:

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. 
  • NewsBank South Carolina Historical Newspaper Collection- This collection of fully digitized and searchable newspapers from around South Carolina spans the post-colonial to modern periods, including The State from 1891 – 1980 (The State from 1987 to present is separate).

Hardware and Equipment:

  • Computers'
  • Microfilm Reader'
  • Scanners
  • Printers
  • Internet Acess
  • A small collection of books containing biographies, research guidance materials, indexes, and databases.
  • Children Area

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

Here is a list of Local Area to help aid you in your Family History Search:
Camden Archives Camden Court House
Kershaw County Library
Richland Library
South Caroliniana Library


Here is a list of websites that are here to help you find your Ancestors.
Familysearch                   US National Archives
Familysearch Wiki           SCGenWeb Project                                 SC Genealogy Society
Ancestry                           Rootsweb WorldConnect Project             Genealogy Today
My Heritage                  American Ancestors                                Google
Find my Past                    BillionGraves                                       Google Books
Findagrave                       UsGenWeb                                               Fold3
Find a Record               WorldGenWeb Project                            Linkpendium
NewsBank                         UK National Archives                              Access Genealogy

Volunteer at the Center

If you have the time and know Family History, we would love for you help in the Camden Family History Center. If you have the time and would like to Volunteer please contact us by Email.
Thank you
Camden South Carolina Family History Center