Manuscript Collection

Chester Genealogical Society Records - Accession 257 - M113 (145)

Title

Chester Genealogical Society Records - Accession 257 - M113 (145)

Files

Identifier

Accession 257 - M113 (145)

Inclusive Dates

1969, nd

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

66 pieces

Language

English

Scope and Content Note

The Chester Genealogical Society Records consist of typescript material of writings and publications that covers mainly Chester County, SC history and genealogy from the 18th century to the 20th century. The collection includes information on covenanters, lists of Chester county American Civil War soldiers, Obadiah Hardin, Revolutionary War Lieut. Col. John R. Culp, Rev. Samuel McCreary, Mrs. M.A. Smith and the Smithton Lumber Co in Smithton, Arkansas, the Kulp family, Matthew Elder, Jr., Rev. Josiah Henson, the Gaston family, the Murphy family, Confederate Capt. G.L. Strait’s Company-6th regiment, Company B during the American Civil War, the McClure family and Revolutionary War Capt. John McClure, and recollections of Chester, South Carolina.

Provenance

The Chester Genealogical Society Records were deposited with the Archives on July 5, 1979 by Chester Genealogical Society via Karen Collins.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Chester Genealogical Society Records - Accession 257 - M113 (145)

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