News & Upcoming Events:

Sunday, June 3, 2018 - Monthly Meeting. Location: South Carolina Room, Florence County Library (509 South Dargan Street, Florence, SC). Time: 3:00 p.m. Program: Research 

South Carolina Genealogy Society

46th Annual Summer Workshop

South Carolina Dept. of Archives and History

8301 Parklane Road, Columbia, S.C.

July 13-14, 2018

Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL

Sunday, August 26th, 2018: ODDC Monthly Meeting. Place: TBD, Time: 3:00 p.m., Program, TBD.

Friday & Saturday, October 12 – 13, 2018: SCGS Annual Meeting. Location, Clinton, SC. Host Chapter, Laurens. See the Fall issue of the Carolina Herald for Speakers and Registration Information.

The Collection:
  • 1000s of Family Name Files
  • Over 3000 Books
  • Darlington, Chesterfield, & Marlboro County Deeds, Probate, & Equity on Microfilm
  • Special Collections specializing in SC (Beaufort, Chesterfield, Darlington Counties), Anson County, NC and New England
  • Baptist Church Records of Darlington & Florence Counties
  • SC Newspapers on Microfilm
  • SC Census Records on Microfilm

Current Projects:

Historic Marion Avenue Cemetery

Restoration of historic African-American Cemetery located in Hartsville, South Carolina.