Manuscript Collection

Hester - McCelvey and Other Related Families - Accession 715 #61

Title

Hester - McCelvey and Other Related Families - Accession 715 #61

Files

Download Hester - McCelvey Family Table of Contents (117 KB)

Identifier

Accession 715 #61

Inclusive Dates

1998

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

1 bound volume; 88 pages

Language

English

Historical Note

The Hester family came to Virginia before 1696. The South Carolina branch of the family arrived in the state about 1812. The McKelvey (McCelvey) family were in South Carolina by 1773.

Scope and Content Note

Hester - McCelvey and Other Related Families by Floride Partlow Hester LeRoy chronicles the family history of the Hesters of Virginia, South Carolina, and Georgia, and the McCelveys of South Carolina. Related families include Bolling, Cade, Caldwell, Calhoun, Darracott, Dozier, Gray, Harris, Hartley, LeRoy, Link, Mars, Partlow, Pule, Purkey, Rebsamen, Roberts, Stanfield, Stokes, Taggart, Turnipseed, Wideman, Willis, Wingfield. The volume also includes "A Brief History of the Mount Carmel Area" of McCormick County, S.C. by John C. Blythe, Jr. Please see attached table of contents.

Provenance

Gift of Louise Pettus

Keywords

Genealogy, Hester Family, McCelvey Family, McCormick County SC, Abbeville County SC, Mount Carmel SC

Copyright

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

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