South Carolina Department of Archives and History

South Carolina Archives Summary Guide
to County Records


The Summary Guide to County Records is a listing of 5327 record series that include 7087 cubic feet of paper records and 14,692 microfilm reels of county records. Record series from all 46 counties, six districts, and ten parishes are included. Updates to the guide will be made quarterly to reflect new accessions as records are transferred.

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Using the Summary Guide

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You may locate a county, district, or parish below in the alphabetical listing below or search to locate holdings.



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A

Abbeville County


Aiken County


All Saints Parish


Allendale County


Anderson County

 

B

Bamberg County


Barnwell County


Beaufort County


Berkeley County

 

C

Calhoun County


Camden District


Charleston County


Cheraw District


Cherokee County


Chester County


Chesterfield County


Clarendon County


Colleton County

 

D

Darlington County


Dillon County


Dorchester County

E

 

Edgefield County

 

F

Fairfield County


Florence County

 

G

Georgetown County


Greenville County


Greenwood County

 

H

Hampton County


Horry County

 

J

Jasper County

K

 

Kershaw County

 

L

Lancaster County


Laurens County


Lee County


Lexington County

 

M

Marion County


Marlboro County


McCormick County

 

N

Newberry County


Ninety-Six District

 

O

Oconee County


Orange Parish


Orangeburg County

 

P

Pendleton District


Pickens County


Pinckney District


Prince William Parish

R

 

Richland County

 

S

Saluda County


Spartanburg County


St. Bartholomew's Parish


St. George Dorchester Parish


St. John's, Berkeley, Parish


St. Matthew's Parish


St. Paul's Parish


St. Philip's and St. Michael's Parishes


St. Stephen's Parish

Sumter County

U

 

Union County

 

W

Washington District


Williamsburg County

 

Y

York County


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