York County District Court Records - Accession 827
Download Index - York County District Court Records (1866-1868) (1.5 MB)
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2 rolls of microfilm
Scope and Content Note
The York County District Court Records collection consists of 2 duplicate rolls of microfilm purchased from the South Carolina Department of Archives and History where the originals are located. The rolls consists of copies of the Names, Offenses, Dispositions, and the Court Term for each case tried in York County, SC during the 1866-1868 sessions. Many of the offenses include larceny, assault, battery, “bastardy,” “hog stealing,” “Cow stealing,” “Killing a cow,” “bigamy,” etc. Included are scans of original documents of the cases including warrants, pleadings, motions, memoranda, and verdicts.
The York County District Court Records were purchased by the Archives on September 9, 1993 from the South Carolina Department of Archives and History.
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "York County District Court Records - Accession 827". Finding Aid 1379.
LC Subject Headings
Court records--South Carolina--York County--Sources; York County (S.C.)--History--Sources; York County (S.C.)--Genealogy--Sources