Manuscript Collection

Moore Records of South Carolina - Accession 715 #8

Title

Moore Records of South Carolina - Accession 715 #8

Files

Download Moore Records of SC Foreword (227 KB)

Identifier

Accession 715 #8

Inclusive Dates

1931

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

1 bound volume; 46 pages

Language

English

Historical Note

Jane "Miss Janie' Revill was born March 2, 1888 and died February 17, 1971. She was an historian and author who was known as a leading genealogist in South Carolina.

Scope and Content Note

An Abstract of Moore Records of South Carolina 1694 - 1865 by Janie Revill is a compilation of instances of the surname Moore and its varied spellings in the records of South Carolina between 1694 and 1865; mainly in wills and land records. The volume contains information from Abbeville, Anderson, Barnwell, Charleston, Chester, Darlington, Edgefield, Fairfield, Greenville, Kershaw, Lancaster, Laurens, Marlborough, Newberry, Richland, Spartanburg, Sumter, Union, Williamsburg, and York Counties. Many other family surnames are mentioned in the compiled records. Please see the attached foreword.

Provenance

The book was a gift of the author on April 9, 1956.

Keywords

Genealogy, Moore Family, South Carolina Land Records, South Carolina Wills

Copyright

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

Moore Records of South Carolina - Accession 715 #8

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