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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[South Carolina]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[South Carolina Biography|Biography]]''
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[South Carolina]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[South_Carolina_Biography|Biography]]''  
  
[[Image:{{FrancisMarion}}]]A continuing index to all published [[South Carolina]] biographical sketches is:
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*Richard N. Côté and Patricia H. Williams, ''The Dictionary of South Carolina Biography'', Volume 1 (Easley, South Carolina: The Southern Historical Press, 1985; Family History Library book 97{{FHL|446012|title-id|disp=5.7 D36c). }}This first volume indexes 13,300 sketches from 52 published sources. Other volumes in the set are currently being prepared for publication.&nbsp; <br>
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*Richard N. Côté and Patricia H. Williams, ''The Dictionary of South Carolina Biography'', Volume 1 (Easley, South Carolina: The Southern Historical Press, 1985) {{WorldCat|12806122|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|446012|item|disp=FHL book 975.7 D36c}}This dictionary is a continuing index to all published biographical sketches.  The first volume indexes 13,300 sketches from 52 published sources. Other volumes in the set are currently being prepared for publication.
  
'''Two representative biographical encyclopedias are:&nbsp;&nbsp;'''  
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*Hemphill, James C. ''Men of Mark in South Carolina'' ''. . . A Collection of Biographies of Leading Men of the State''. Four Volumes. (Washington, DC: Men of Mark Publishing Co., 1907-9.) {{FHL|215628|item|disp=FHL 1000581 items 1-4}}
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*Snowden, Yates, and Harry G. Cutler. ''History of South Carolina''. Five Volumes. (Chicago, Illinois: Lewis Publishing Co., 1920.) {{FHL|197043item|disp=FHL film 1000580 Volumes 1-5; book 975.7 H2s}} Volumes 3-5 are biographical.
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*To access biographies for people in South Carolina available through the Family History Library, use the Place-names Search in the FHL catalogy for:
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:*SOUTH CAROLINA - BIOGRAPHY
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:*SOUTH CAORLINA, [COUNTY] - BIOGRAPHY
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:*SOUTH CAROLINA, [COUNTY], [TOWN] - BIOGRAPHY
  
*Hemphill, James C. ''Men of Mark in South Carolina'' ''. . . A Collection of Biographies of Leading Men of the State''. Four Volumes. Washington, DC: Men of Mark Publishing Co., 1907-9. (Family History Library film {{FHL|215628|title-id|disp=1000581 items 1-4}}.)
 
*Snowden, Yates, and Harry G. Cutler. ''History of South Carolina''. Five Volumes. Chicago, Illinois: Lewis Publishing Co., 1920. (Family History Library {{FHL|975.7 H2s|disp=book 975.7 H2s; film 1000580 Volumes 1-5}}.) Volumes 3-5 are biographical.
 
  
 
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"The Swamp Fox" Brig. Gen. Francis Marion (c1732-1795)
  • Richard N. Côté and Patricia H. Williams, The Dictionary of South Carolina Biography, Volume 1 (Easley, South Carolina: The Southern Historical Press, 1985) At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL book 975.7 D36cThis dictionary is a continuing index to all published biographical sketches. The first volume indexes 13,300 sketches from 52 published sources. Other volumes in the set are currently being prepared for publication.
  • Hemphill, James C. Men of Mark in South Carolina . . . A Collection of Biographies of Leading Men of the State. Four Volumes. (Washington, DC: Men of Mark Publishing Co., 1907-9.) FHL 1000581 items 1-4
  • To access biographies for people in South Carolina available through the Family History Library, use the Place-names Search in the FHL catalogy for:
  • SOUTH CAROLINA - BIOGRAPHY
  • SOUTH CAORLINA, [COUNTY] - BIOGRAPHY
  • SOUTH CAROLINA, [COUNTY], [TOWN] - BIOGRAPHY