Attention: This site does not support the current version of your web browser. To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend that you upgrade to a newer version or install another browser

Skip main navigation

South Carolina, Charleston County, Charleston Poorhouse and Correctional House Records, 1803-1916

Description

Registers of outdoor pensioners at the Charleston City poorhouse and registers of inmates at the Charleston City correctional house many of which were free African Americans and former slaves for years 1803-1916. These records include birth, residence and occupation information and sometimes include family groups.

Learn more »

Citing this Collection

"South Carolina, Charleston County, Charleston Poorhouse and Correctional House Records, 1803-1916." Database. FamilySearch. https://FamilySearch.org : 13 March 2020. Charleston County Public Library; Charleston Archive, South Carolina.

x

Select a language