St. Bartholomews Parish, South Carolina

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United States Gotoarrow.png South Carolina Gotoarrow.png St. Bartholomew's Parish

History

St. Bartholomew's Parish has served Charleston and Colleton counties, South Carolina. Edmundsbury and Pon Pon Chapel served as a chapels of ease.[1]

Resources

Research Guides

Census

Parish History

For an early history of the parish, see Chapter 21, St. Bartholomew's Parish, pages 366-374, 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.

For a more modern history filled with illustrations, see:

  • Plantations of St. Bartholomew's Parish. Publisher's bookstore.

Parish Records

In the 1950s, the records of Edmundbury Chapel were kept at the Bishop's office in St. Philip's Church, Charleston. Copies: FHL Film 22741 Item 5.

Taxation

  • [1785] St. Bartholomew's Parish Tax Returns, 1785, South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research, Vol. 5, No. 3 (Summer 1977).

Websites

References

  1. Edmundsbury; Pon Pon Chapel; Ruins of Pon Pon Chapel of Ease, St. Bartholomew's Parish, all part of The Historical Marker Database, accessed 17 February 2011.