Manuscript Collection

McMaster Family History - Accession 715 #39

Title

McMaster Family History - Accession 715 #39

Files

Download McMaster Family Table of Contents (177 KB)

Identifier

Accession 715 #39

Inclusive Dates

ca. 1992

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

1 bound volume; 91 pages

Language

English

Historical Note

The McMaster family settled in Fairfield County, South Carolina by 1787.

Scope and Content Note

The Family History of Hugh Buchanan McMaster (1820-1973) and Elizabeth Boatwright Fleming McMaster (1825-1897): Their Forebears and Their Descendants compiled by Nelle McMaster Sprott and Mary Rice McMaster relates the family's history from the 1700s to ca. 1992. In addition to genealogical information, the book also contains, photographs, transcriptions of family documents, a coat of arms, and family stories. Please see attached Table of Contents.

Additional Notes

The book contains a transcription of a letter dated February 1865 from Richard Nott McMaster describing General Sherman's troops in Winnsboro, S.C.

Keywords

Genealogy, McMaster Family, Fairfield County SC, Winnsboro SC, Covenanters, American Civil War

Copyright

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

McMaster Family History - Accession 715 #39

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