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DORCHESTER COUNTY

Formed in 1897 from part of Berkeley and Colleton counties

 

Register of Mesne Conveyances

L 18001 Dorchester County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Conveyance books
1897-1920
42.00 microfilm reels

L 18002 Dorchester County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Conveyance books of Berkeley County (transcripts)
1885-1897
3.00 microfilm reels

L 18003 Dorchester County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Conveyance books of Colleton County (transcripts)
1867-1897
10.00 microfilm reels

L 18004 Dorchester County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Transcripts of Colleton County abstracts of agricultural liens
1897
1.00 volume

L 18005 Dorchester County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Abstracts of agricultural lien books
1908
1.00 volume

L 18006 Dorchester County (S.C.). Register of Mesne Conveyances.
Labor contracts (index)
1909-1919
0.01 microfilm reel
 

Clerk of Court

L 18007 Dorchester County (S.C.). Clerk of Court.
Register of aliens
1940-1951
1.00 volume

L 18008 Dorchester County (S.C.). Clerk of Court.
Register of public bonds issued
1907-1946
1.00 microfilm reel
 

Court of Common Pleas

L 18009 Court of Common Pleas (Dorchester County)
Civil journals
1897-1926
5.00 volumes

L 18010 Court of Common Pleas (Dorchester County)
Transcripts of the Colleton County journals
1866-1897
1.00 volume

L 18011 Court of Common Pleas (Dorchester County)
Judgment rolls of Colleton County transferred to Dorchester County
1866-1897
8.00 cubic ft. and 1.00 volume

L 18012 Court of Common Pleas (Dorchester County)
Cases heard in chambers
1897-1960
7.00 cubic ft.

L 18013 Court of Common Pleas (Dorchester County)
Equity report books
1897-1929
3.00 volumes

L 18014 Court of Common Pleas (Dorchester County)
Abstracts of judgments
1866-1897
1.00 volume

L 18015 Court of Common Pleas (Dorchester County)
Calendar no. 1
1897-1941
1.00 microfilm reel and 0.01 microfilm reel

L 18016 Court of Common Pleas (Dorchester County)
Calendar no. 2
1916-1928
0.01 microfilm reel

L 18017 Court of Common Pleas (Dorchester County)
Calendar no. 3
1897-1925
1.00 microfilm reel

L 18018 Court of Common Pleas (Dorchester County)
Bar calendars
1898-1922
2.00 microfilm reels
 

Probate Court

L 18025 Probate Court (Dorchester County)
Marriage licenses
1918-1950
15.00 microfilm reels

L 18026 Probate Court (Dorchester County)
Estate papers
1897-1915
12.00 microfilm reels

L 18027 Probate Court (Dorchester County)
Marriage books
1911-1957
2.00 microfilm reels

L 18031 Probate Court (Dorchester County)
Papers
1900-1940
0.33 cubic ft.

L 18032 Probate Court (Dorchester County)
Commitment papers
1935-1948
0.01 cubic ft.
(Restricted for 75 years)  


Court of General Sessions

L 18019 Court of General Sessions (Dorchester County)
Criminal journals
1897-1917
1.00 volume

L 18020 Court of General Sessions (Dorchester County)
Indictments
1912-1920
1.00 cubic ft. and 1.00 volume

L 18021 Court of General Sessions (Dorchester County)
Criminal dockets
1897-1931
1.00 volume

L 18022 Court of General Sessions (Dorchester County)
Contingent dockets
1898-1975
1.00 volume
 

Auditor

L 18023 Dorchester County (S.C.). Auditor.
Auditor's tax duplicate books
1897-1923
10.00 microfilm reels
 

Treasurer

L 18024 Dorchester County (S.C.). Treasurer.
Treasurer's tax duplicate books
1899-1973
66.00 microfilm reels and 0.01 microfilm reel
 

Board of Honor

L  18028   Dorchester County (S.C.).  Board of Honor.
Confederate pension applications
1919-1929
0.01 cubic ft.

L  18029   Dorchester County (S.C.).  Board of Honor.
Confederate widows pension applications
1919-1922
0.01 cubic ft.

L  18030   Dorchester County (S.C.).  Board of Honor.
Confederate pension papers
1909-1958
0.33 cubic ft.


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