SC Archives Summary Guide

South Carolina Archives Summary Guide

BARNWELL COUNTY

Formed in 1800 from part of Orangeburg District

Probate records (1781-87) and clerk of court's records, including deeds (1791-99), were destroyed with the records of Orangeburg County in February 1865

 

Register of Mesne Conveyances

L 06001 Barnwell County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Conveyance books
1789-1945; (bulk 1789-1932)
102.00 microfilm reels

L 06002 Barnwell County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Master's conveyance books
1912-1937
1.00 microfilm reel

L 06003 Barnwell County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Plats
1981-1985
1.00 microfilm reel

L 06004 Barnwell County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Plat books
1921-1985
7.00 microfilm reels

L 06039 Barnwell County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Abstracts of conveyance books
1786-1790
1.00 volume
 

Commissioner of Locations

L 06005 Barnwell County (S.C.). Commissioner of Locations.
Plat books
1801-1868
5.00 microfilm reels and 0.01 microfilm reel

L 06006 Barnwell County (S.C.). Commissioner of Locations.
Plat books (copies)
1807-1841
3.00 microfilm reels and 0.01 microfilm reel

L 06007 Barnwell County (S.C.). Commissioner of Locations.
Transcripts of Orangeburg District plat books
1784-1793
1.00 microfilm reel and 0.01 microfilm reel
 

Clerk of Court

L 06008 Barnwell County (S.C.). Clerk of Court.
Lists of delayed certificates for births prior to 1915
n.d.
1.00 microfilm reel

L 06009 Barnwell County (S.C.). Clerk of Court.
Manumissions book
1803-1845
1.00 volume and 0.16 cubic ft.

L 06010 Barnwell County (S.C.). Clerk of Court.
Venire facias writs
1800-1866
1.00 microfilm reel
 

County and Intermediate Court

L06011 County and Intermediate Court (Barnwell County)
Journals of the County and Intermediate Court
1786-1791
1.00 microfilm reel and 1.00 volume
 

Court of Common Pleas

L 06013 Court of Common Pleas (Barnwell County)
Civil journals
1800-1832
2.00 microfilm reels

L 06014 Court of Common Pleas (Barnwell County)
Rough civil journals
1800-1813
0.01 microfilm reel

L 06015 Court of Common Pleas (Barnwell County)
Abstracts of judgments
1802-1821
1.00 microfilm reel

L 06040 Court of Common Pleas (Barnwell County)
Papers
1800-1868
48.00 cubic ft.
 

Court of Equity

L 06016 Court of Equity (Barnwell District)
Equity minutes
1820-1841
1.00 volume

L 06017 Court of Equity (Barnwell District)
Equity bills
ca. 1818-1868
14.00 cubic ft. and 36.00 microfilm reels

L 06018 Court of Equity (Barnwell District)
Equity decree books
1821-1839
1.00 volume

L 06019 Court of Equity (Barnwell District)
Equity report books
1821-1848
2.00 volumes

L 06044 Court of Equity (Barnwell District)
Equity papers
1800-1868
1.33 cubic ft.
 

Court of Ordinary

L 06021 Court of Ordinary (Barnwell District)
Estate record books
1787-1797
0.01 microfilm reel and 1.00 volume

L 06025 Court of Ordinary (Barnwell District)
Sales books of the Court of Ordinary
1808-1842
2.00 microfilm reels, 1.00 volume, and 0.01 volume

L 06026 Court of Ordinary (Barnwell District)
Journals of the Court of Ordinary
1819-1838
1.00 microfilm reel and 2.00 volumes
 

Probate Court

L 06020 Probate Court (Barnwell County)
Estate papers
1787-1932
78.00 microfilm reels and 0.01 microfilm reel

L 06022 Probate Court (Barnwell County)
Will books
1797-1876
3.00 microfilm reels and 2.00 volumes

L 06024 Probate Court (Barnwell County)
Inventories and appraisements books
1809-1876
1.00 microfilm reel and 1.00 volume

L 06027 Probate Court (Barnwell County)
Marriage books
1911-1959
1.00 microfilm reel

L 06045 Probate Court (Barnwell County)
Marriage licenses
1911-1951
11.00 microfilm reels
 

Court of General Sessions

L 06028 Court of General Sessions (Barnwell County)
Criminal journals
1800-1880
1.00 microfilm reel and 6.00 volumes

L 06029 Court of General Sessions (Barnwell County)
Rough criminal journals
1800-1822
1.00 microfilm reel

L 06030 Court of General Sessions (Barnwell County)
Coroner's inquisition books (index)
1892-1956
0.01 microfilm reel

L 06035 Court of General Sessions (Barnwell County)
Indictments (index)
1889-1986
1.00 microfilm reel

L 06041 Court of General Sessions (Barnwell County)
Papers
ca. 1880-1890
0.16 cubic ft.
 

District Court

L 06031 District Court (Barnwell District)
Criminal journals
1866-1868
0.01 volume
 

Magistrates Court

L 06032 Magistrates Court (Barnwell County)
Civil dockets
1853-1854
1.00 microfilm reel
 

Sheriff

L 06033 Barnwell County (S.C.). Sheriff.
Accounts
1841-1844
0.01 microfilm reel

L 06034 Barnwell County (S.C.). Sheriff.
Receipts for records and equipment turned over to successors
1857
0.01 microfilm reel
 

County Council

L 06038 Barnwell County (S.C.). County Council.
Minutes of the County Council
1951-1990
1.00 microfilm reel
 

Treasurer

L 06042 Barnwell County (S.C.). Treasurer.
Teachers' pay certificates
1875-1876
0.01 cubic ft.

L 06043 Barnwell County (S.C.). Treasurer.
Monthly reports of teachers
1880
0.16 cubic ft.


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