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Kingston/Waccamaw County was renamed [[Horry County, South Carolina|Horry County]] in 1801.<ref name="Kings" />  
 
Kingston/Waccamaw County was renamed [[Horry County, South Carolina|Horry County]] in 1801.<ref name="Kings" />  
  
For documents of people who lived in this area in 1800, look in All Saints Parish records, Georgetown District records in Georgetown, or for papers filed in Charleston, South Carolina.  
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For documents of people who lived in this area around 1800, look in [[All Saints Parish, South Carolina|All Saints Parish]] records, [[Georgetown District, South Carolina|Georgetown District]] records in Georgetown, or for papers in [[Charleston, South Carolina]].  
  
 
=== Sources  ===
 
=== Sources  ===

Revision as of 17:03, 5 May 2011

United States Gotoarrow.png South Carolina Gotoarrow.png Waccamaw County

Waccamaw County was a tentative name given to what officially should have been Kingston County on the 1800 federal census.[1]

Neither Kingston nor Waccamaw ever became a real, functioning county.

Kingston/Waccamaw County was renamed Horry County in 1801.[1]

For documents of people who lived in this area around 1800, look in All Saints Parish records, Georgetown District records in Georgetown, or for papers in Charleston, South Carolina.

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 A History of Kingston District (County) in Carolana at http://www.carolana.com/SC/Counties/Kingston_county_sc.html (accessed 5 May 2011).