SC Archives Summary Guide

South Carolina Archives Summary Guide

CHESTER COUNTY

Formed in 1785 from part of Camden District

 

Register of Mesne Conveyances

L 12001 Chester County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Conveyance books
1785-1956
115.00 microfilm reels

L 12002 Chester County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Plat books (index)
ca. 1869-1981
1.00 microfilm reel

L 12003 Chester County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Agricultural lien books
1875
1.00 microfilm reel

L 12031 Chester County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Abstracts of conveyance books
1785-1797
6.00 volumes
 

Commissioner of Locations

L 12004 Chester County (S.C.). Commissioner of Locations.
Plat books
1822-1857; (bulk 1846-1857)
1.00 microfilm reel and 0.01 microfilm reel
 

Clerk of Court

L 12005 Chester County (S.C.). Clerk of Court.
Confederate veterans' enrollment books
1902
1.00 microfilm reel

L 12006 Chester County (S.C.). Clerk of Court.
Miscellaneous indexes
1802-1860
1.00 microfilm reel

L 12007 Chester County (S.C.). Clerk of Court.
Citizenship petitions books
1802-1868
1.00 microfilm reel and 2.00 volumes
 

County and Intermediate Court

L 12008 County and Intermediate Court (Chester County)
Journals of the County and Intermediate Court
1785-1799
4.00 microfilm reels, 0.01 microfilm reel, and 3.00 volumes

L 12009 County and Intermediate Court (Chester County)
Record of estrays
1787-1795
0.01 microfilm reel
 

Court of Common Pleas

L 12010 Court of Common Pleas (Chester County)
Civil journals
1800-1843
4.00 microfilm reels and 1.00 volume

L 12011 Court of Common Pleas (Chester County)
Execution dockets
1800-1825
1.00 volume

L 12012 Court of Common Pleas (Chester County)
Citizenship petitions
1801-1901
2.00 microfilm reels and 0.01 microfilm reel

L 12013 Court of Common Pleas (Chester County)
Equity bills
1869-1874
2.00 microfilm reels

L 12033 Court of Common Pleas (Chester County)
Equity records (general index)
1869-1874
1.00 microfilm reel
 

Court of Equity

L 12014 Court of Equity (Chester District)
Equity minutes
1820-1868
4.00 volumes

L 12015 Court of Equity (Chester District)
Equity bills
1821-1868
0.33 cubic ft. and 26.00 microfilm reels

L 12016 Court of Equity (Chester District)
Equity petitions
1820-1868
4.00 microfilm reels and 0.01 microfilm reel

L 12017 Court of Equity (Chester District)
Equity decree books
1829-1857
1.00 microfilm reel and 1.00 volume

L 12018 Court of Equity (Chester District)
Equity report books
1829-1857
4.00 volumes

L 12019 Court of Equity (Chester District)
Guardian, trustee, and committee account books
1841-1868
2.00 microfilm reels

L 12032 Court of Equity (Chester District)
Equity records (general index)
1820-1868
0.01 microfilm reel
 

Master

L 12020 Chester County (S.C.). Master.
Minutes of the Master
1843-1869
1.00 volume
 

Court of Ordinary

L 12022 Court of Ordinary (Chester District)
Estate record books
1787-1845
5.00 microfilm reels and 0.01 microfilm reel

L 12023 Court of Ordinary (Chester District)
Will books
1840-1865
1.00 microfilm reel

L 12025 Court of Ordinary (Chester District)
Inventories, appraisements, and sales books
1840-1855
2.00 microfilm reels

L 12026 Court of Ordinary (Chester District)
Guardian, trustee, and committee account books
1842-1866
2.00 microfilm reels
 

Probate Court

L 12021 Probate Court (Chester County)
Estate papers
1787-1950
173.00 microfilm reels

L 12024 Probate Court (Chester County)
Transcripts of wills from estate papers
1854-1908
6.00 volumes

L 12034 Probate Court (Chester County)
Marriage licenses
1911-1962
74.00 microfilm reels

L 12035 Probate Court (Chester County)
Marriage books
1911-1966
3.00 microfilm reels
 

Court of General Sessions

L 12027 Court of General Sessions (Chester County)
Criminal journals
1800-1885
10.00 volumes, 1.00 microfilm reel, and 0.01 microfilm reel
 

District Court

L 12028 District Court (Chester District)
Criminal journals
1866-1868
1.00 volume
 

Board of Education

L 12036 Chester County (S.C.).  Board of Education.
General ledgers of the Superintendent of Education
1930-1949
9.00 volumes

L 12037 Chester County (S.C.).  Board of Education.
General cashbooks of the Superintendent of Education
1949-1959
5.00 volumes

L 12038 Chester County (S.C.).  Board of Education.
General ledgers of School District No. 1 (Court House District)
1912-1951
5.00 volumes

L 12039 Chester County (S.C.).  Board of Education.
Course of study for School District No. 1 (Court House District)
1893-1900
1.00 volume

L 12040 Chester County (S.C.).  Board of Education.
Student records for School District No. 1 (Court House District)
1893-1900
0.01 volume
 

County Council

L 12030 Chester County (S.C.). County Council.
Minutes of the County Council
1868-1872
1.00 microfilm reel and 1.00 volume
 

Commissioners of the Roads

L 12029 Chester District (S.C.). Commissioners of the Roads.
Minutes of the Commissioners of the Roads
1850-1868
0.01 volume and 0.01 microfilm reel


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