Episcopal Diocese of South Carolina Archives

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Episcopal Diocese of South Carolina Archives

Contact Information



Diocesan House
126 Coming Street
Charleston, SC 29403

Telephone:[1]  843-722-4075

Hours and holidays:[1]  Monday-Saturday 9:00 to 4:30

Directions, maps, and public transportation:[1]  {Optional}

Internet sites and databases:

  • Repository catalog online.
  • Repository database.
  • other(s).

Collection Description

Many original Church of England records dating from South Carolina's colonial period are kept at this facility. All surviving colonial parish registers have been published.[2]




{Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. }

Alternate Repositories

If you cannot visit or find a source at the Episcopal Diocese of South Carolina Archives, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

  • Archives of the Episcopal Church, Austin, TX, has records of national officers. Most parish register birth, marriage, and death records remain at the parish level.

Similar Collections

Neighboring Collections


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Source 1.
  2. Alice Eichholz, ed., Redbook: American State, County, and Town Sources, 3rd ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 600. (FHL Book 973 D27rb). WorldCat entry.