Manuscript Collection

John Sturgis (1757-1825) of York County, South Carolina - Accession 715 #51

Title

John Sturgis (1757-1825) of York County, South Carolina - Accession 715 #51

Files

Download Sturgis Family Table of Contents (956 KB)

Download Sturgis Family Index (11.7 MB)

Identifier

Accession 715 #51

Inclusive Dates

ca. 2000

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

1 bound volume; 436 pages

Language

English

Historical Note

The first John Sturgis (1637-1684) arrived in Virginia sometime between 1655 and 1661.

Scope and Content Note

John Sturgis (1757-1825) of York County, South Carolina and Morgan County, Illinois: Some of His Ancestors, Siblings, and Descendants Who Lived in Maryland, South Carolina, Georgia, Illinois and Other Points by Gerald Edward Collins relates the family history of the Sturgis family from the 1600s to the 1990s. In addition to genealogical information, the book includes photographs, information on land ownership and purchases, family stories, transcriptions of family and legal documents, and an index of names. See attached Table of Contents and Index.

Additional Notes

The Archives received the volume in 2011.

Provenance

Gift

Keywords

Genealogy, Sturgis Family, Schooley Family, York County SC

Copyright

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

John Sturgis (1757-1825) of York County, South Carolina - Accession 715 #51

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