Abigail's Story, Tides at the Doorstep - Accession 715 #77
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Accession 715 #77
1671-1897 (primarily 1803-1897)
Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections
1 bound volume; 541 pages
The progenitors of the Mackay, LaRoche, Jenkins, and Chisolm families came to South Carolina between 1671 and 1746.
Scope and Content Note
Abigail's Story, Tides at the Doorstep: The Mackays, LaRoches, Jenkinses, and Chisolms of Low Country South Carolina 1671-1897 covers more than 100 years of the family of Abigail Jenkins Mackay [1807-1897] and her husband George Chisolm Mackay [1803-1861] of Edisto Island, South Carolina. There is some information about the couple's ancestors but is primarily about their descendants. The Mackays had 16 children. Other surnames covered include: Capers, Chaplin, Chisholm, Evans, Fitch, Frampton, Fraser, Fripp, Ladson, Norton, Radcliffe, Rippon, Stanyarne. The book includes photographs, maps, memoirs, recollections, letters and other documents in addition to the genealogical information. Please see the attached Table of Contents and synopsis.
Gift of Christine R. Cogburn
Genealogy, Mackay Family, LaRoche Family, Jenkins Family, Chisolm Family, South Carolina Biography
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Abigail's Story, Tides at the Doorstep - Accession 715 #77". Finding Aid 1114.