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  • Orangeburg County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Orangeburg County, South Carolina. Official Website The county was created in 1769 and named for William III of England. At the time of European encounter, Siouan-speaking tribes, such as the Pee Dee, Cheraw and Catawba, inhabited the Piedmont area above the fall line. The Beaver Creek Indians, the Pee Dee Indian Nation of Beaver...

  • Horry County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Horry County, South Carolina. Official Website Horry County (pronounced O'Ree) was created from Georgetown District in 1801. At this time, the county had an estimated population of 550. Isolated by the many rivers and swamps typical of the South Carolina Lowcountry, the area essentially was surrounded by water, forcing its inhabita...

  • Florence County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Florence County, South Carolina. Official Website Formed in 1888, Florence County was named for the daughter of General W. W. Harlee. Adjacent Counties Dillon County Marion County Darlington County Marlboro County Lee County Clarendon County Sumter County

  • Barnwell County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Barnwell County, South Carolina. Official Website History The Barnwell District was created in 1797 (effective in 1800) from the southwestern portion of the Orangeburg District, along the Savannah River. It was named after John Barnwell , a local figure in the Revolutionary War . In 1868, under the South Carolina Constitution ...

  • Spartanburg County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Spartanburg County, South Carolina. Official Website History Spartanburg County and its county seat, the city of Spartanburg, were named for the Spartan Regiment, a local militia regiment that fought in the American Revolutionary War. As Spartan County, it was formed in 1785 as a part of the Ninety-Six District. In 1791, it was ...

  • Darlington County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Darlington County, South Carolina. Darlington County was named by an act in March 1785. Official Website Adjacent Counties Chesterfield County Marlboro County Kershaw County Florence County Lee County Cities, Towns & Communities Clyde Darlington (County Seat) Hartsville Lamar Lydia North Hartsville...

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    Place projects are projects on Geni that are focused of a specific geographical place or region. Places profiles are also the precursor to the upcoming Place Profiles feature.=Place project portals= Includes countries and kingdoms, and other top level place project. ==Geographical==* Australia * Canada * Europe** Al-Andalus ** Austro-Hungarian-Empire ** Belarus ** Czech Republic-Bohemia ** Croa...

  • Marion County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles of persons born in and associated with Marion County. Note that Marion and Dillon county have overlapping territory depending upon year of birth with Dillon County being formed in 1910 from a northern piece of Marion County. Profiles from some individuals before that time can indicate Marion County as place of birth. Seller's History of Marion County Wikipedia Migration from...

  • Greenwood Memorial Gardens, Hodges, South Carolina

    Greenwood Memorial Gardens is located 3 miles north of the Greenwood City limits and is located in the county of Greenwood. It is on the right as you drive north on Highway 25N toward Hodges. Find a Grave

  • Greenwood County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Greenwood County, South Carolina. Official Website Greenwood County was formed in 1897. It was named for its county seat, Greenwood. This had been named around 1824 after a plantation owned by John McGehee, an early resident. The area was developed largely for cotton plantations and was dependent on slave labor. It has continued t...

  • Richland County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Richland County, South Carolina. Official Website The county was formed in 1785 as part of the large Camden District and was most likely named for its "rich land". The county seat and largest city is Columbia, which is also the state capital. In 1786 the state legislature decided to move the capital from Charleston to a more cent...

  • Newberry County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Newberry County, South Carolina.= Official Website =Newberry County was formed from Ninety-Six District in 1785. Prior to its formal founding, the area was the site of several American Revolutionary War battles: Williams' Plantation, Dec. 31, 1780; Mud Lick, March 2, 1781; and Bush River, May 1781.The town of Newberry was founded in 1...

  • Greenville Memorial Gardens, Piedmont, South Carolina

    This cemetery is located on 7784 Augusta Road, Piedmont, Greenville County, South Carolina. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Greenville (City), South Carolina

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in the city of Greenville, South Carolina. Official Website Greenville is the county seat of Greenville County. History The land of present-day Greenville was once the hunting ground of the Cherokee, which was forbidden to colonists. A wealthy settler from Virginia named Richard Pearis arrived in South Carolina around 1754 and es...

  • Greenville County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Greenville County, South Carolina. Official Website History Greenville County was created in 1786 and was first in the overarching Ninety-Six District, but from 1791 to 1798 it was part of the new over-arching Washington District. From 1798 to 1800, it was part of the short-lived over-arching Pendleton District. In 1798, all cou...

  • Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens, Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

    This cemetery, established in 1965, is located on 1308 Mathis Ferry Road, Mt. Pleasant, Charleston County, South Carolina. Find a Grave

  • Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Spartanburg, South Carolina

    This cemetery is located on 1300 Fernwood Glendale Road, Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina. It's also known as Floyd Greenlawn Cemetery . Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Greenlawn Memorial Park, Columbia, South Carolina

    This cemetery was established in 1937 and is located on 7100 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina. Find a Grave Billion Graves

  • Greenlawn Cemetery, Great Falls, South Carolina

    This cemetery is located on 815 Chester Avenue, Great Falls, Chester County, South Carolina. Find a Grave USGW Archives

  • Pickens County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pickens County, South Carolina. Official Website The county was created in 1826 and was named in honor of Brigadier General Andrew Pickens of the American Revolution. Adjacent Counties Greenville County Anderson County Oconee County Transylvania County, NC Cities, Towns & Communities Arial Cateechee Centra...

  • Charleston City and County, South Carolina, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Charleston City or County, South Carolina. Official Website History of Charleston Charleston was founded in 1670 as Charles Town, honoring King Charles II of England. Its initial location at Albemarle Point on the west bank of the Ashley River (now Charles Towne Landing) was abandoned in 1680 for its present site, which became ...

  • Clarendon County, South Carolina

    Please add those who were born, lived or died in Clarendon County, South Carolina. Official Website Clarendon County was officially established in 1785, shortly after the American Revolutionary War, when the legislature divided Camden District into seven counties. One was Clarendon County. It was named after Edward Hyde, who was a Lord Proprietor and earl of Clarendon. During the American R...

  • Grandview Cemetery, Rock Hill, South Carolina

    This cemetery is located on 649 South Cherry Road, Rock Hill, York County, South Carolina. Find a Grave

  • Laurens County, South Carolina

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Laurens County, South Carolina.= Official Website =Laurens County was formed in 1785. It was named after Henry Laurens, the fifth president of the Continental Congress.One of nine modern counties of the Colonial Ninety-Six District, Laurens County hosted more "official" (i.e. officially recognized and contemporaneously documented by ...

  • Graceland West Cemetery, Greenville, South Carolina

    Established in 1918, Graceland Cemetery West is located near Saluda and Reedy Rivers, Downtown Greenville, SC, and Paris Mountain State Park. The cemetery features a natural 2 acre artesian well pond, surrounded by 58 acres of beautiful rolling hills, with 14 acres yet to be developed. Graceland Cemetery West offers traditional in-ground burials, lawn crypts, private estates and mausoleums, an...

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