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Littlejohn Genealogy - Accession 715 no. 18

Littlejohn Genealogy - Accession 715 no. 18


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Accession 715 no. 18

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Collection Size

1 bound volume; 1109 pages plus Appendix and Index



Historical Note

Iris Lynn Littlejohn McKown was born at Thicketty Station, S.C. in Cherokee County on August 31 1887. She was a 1909 graduate of Winthrop College. She taught school and helped organize Home Demonstration work in Cherokee County. More information about Mrs. McKown may be found on page 723a in the book.

Scope and Content Note

Littlejohn Genealogy: Oliver Littlejohn's Descendants by Iris Littlejohn McKown chronicles the family history of the Littlejohn Family of Virginia and South Carolina from the 1700s to 1953. Many other surnames are covered in their connection to the Littilejohns. The family was in South Carolina by 1774. The book includes photographs, copies of documents, historical sketches, biographical sketches, an appendix and an index. Please see the attached list of photographs and index.

Additional Notes

Inscribed by the author. From the fly leaf: "With much love I inscribe this volume of Littlejohn Genealogy to my Alma Mater, Winthrop College, Rock Hill, South Carolina Iris Littlejohn McKown; Gaffney, S.C.; October 21, 1953


Gift of the author on October 21, 1953.


Genealogy, Littlejohn Family, Cherokee County SC


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Littlejohn Genealogy - Accession 715 no. 18

LC Subject Headings

Littlejohn family; Cherokee County (S.C.)--Genealogy; South Carolina--Genealogy; Virginia--Genealogy