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'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;Monday - Friday 9 am - 4 pm; Saturday- 9:30 am - 1:30 pm<br>  
 
'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;Monday - Friday 9 am - 4 pm; Saturday- 9:30 am - 1:30 pm<br>  
  
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'''Map:''' &nbsp;[http://maps.google.com/maps?oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&ie=UTF8&q=Tompkins+Memorial+Library+,+104+Courthouse+Square,++Edgefield,+SC+29824&fb=1&gl=us&hq=Tompkins+Memorial+Library+,+104+Courthouse+Square,&hnear=0x88f8393948d0a1c9:0x58e81aeb7b4f8ba1,Edgefield,+SC&cid=0,0,16032806247523536031&ll=33.789705,-81.929855&spn=0.014106,0.01929&z=16 Google map].
 
 
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'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>  
 
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*[http://www.scgen.org/ South Carolina Genealogical Society] Internet site membership, chapters, news, projects, archives, links, research help, county histories, books to purchase.  
 
*[http://www.scgen.org/ South Carolina Genealogical Society] Internet site membership, chapters, news, projects, archives, links, research help, county histories, books to purchase.  
 
*[http://www.scgen.org/Archives/Archives.html South Carolina Genealogical Society Archives Book List] by title, publisher, category, author, catalog number, copyright year, and cover type.
 
*[http://www.scgen.org/Archives/Archives.html South Carolina Genealogical Society Archives Book List] by title, publisher, category, author, catalog number, copyright year, and cover type.
 
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*Repository catalog online. <br>
 
*Repository database. <br>
 
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=== Collection Description  ===
 
=== Collection Description  ===
  
The [[South Carolina Genealogical Society]], and the [http://oedgs.org/ Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society], at the Tompkins Memorial Library have over 2,000 surname files available to researchers, which contain Bible records, newspaper clippings, letters, lineage charts, diary excerpts, and subject files, which include church histories, and cemetery surveys.<ref>Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society at http://oedgs.org/ (accessed 17 May 2011).</ref>  
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The [[South_Carolina_Genealogical_Society|South Carolina Genealogical Society]], and the [http://oedgs.org/ Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society], at the Tompkins Memorial Library have over 2,000 surname files available to researchers, which contain Bible records, newspaper clippings, letters, lineage charts, diary excerpts, and subject files, which include church histories, and cemetery surveys.<ref>Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society at http://oedgs.org/ (accessed 17 May 2011).</ref>  
  
 
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=== Alternate Repositories  ===
 
=== Alternate Repositories  ===
 
{''&nbsp;'''List''' (link to a Wiki article for) '''at least one or more other repositories''' that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.''}
 
  
 
If you cannot visit or find a source at the '''''{{PAGENAME}}''''', a similar source may be available at one of the following.  
 
If you cannot visit or find a source at the '''''{{PAGENAME}}''''', a similar source may be available at one of the following.  

Revision as of 12:02, 17 May 2011

South Carolina Genealogical Society

Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  webmaster@scgen.org Internet site webmaster.

Address:[1]

Tompkins Memorial Library
104 Courthouse Square
Edgefield, SC 29824-1335

Telephone:[1]  at Tompkins Memorial Library 803-637-4010  Fax:  803-637-2116

Hours and holidays:[1]  Monday - Friday 9 am - 4 pm; Saturday- 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Map:  Google map.

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

The South Carolina Genealogical Society, and the Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society, at the Tompkins Memorial Library have over 2,000 surname files available to researchers, which contain Bible records, newspaper clippings, letters, lineage charts, diary excerpts, and subject files, which include church histories, and cemetery surveys.[2]

Tips

{Optional}

Guides

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

Alternate Repositories

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

Similar Collections

  • South Carolina Department of Archives and History federal and state census records, county probate records, county land records, family histories, cemeteries, tax records, newspapers, county equity court records, and state death certificates. Also colonial British records.
  • South Carolina Historical Society, Charleston, SC, diaries and papers, plantation, business, and church records, maps, plats, genealogies, 30,000 photos, 50,000 books, pamphlets, and serials.
  • South Caroliniana Library (Univ. of SC) 75,000 books/micrifilms, 1.3 manuscripts, and genealogical research notes collected by L. Andrea, B. L. Garvin, and L. K. Crowder on over 1,400 SC families.

Neighboring Collections

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Source 1.
  2. Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society at http://oedgs.org/ (accessed 17 May 2011).