South Carolina Directories
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Online Resources[edit | edit source]
- South Carolina Historical Directories
- Directory of Scots in the Carolinas 1680-1830. Volume 1, index, ($)Vol. 2 ($)
History[edit | edit source]
Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities of South Carolina.
Resources for South Carolina Directories[edit | edit source]
Libraries and Archives[edit | edit source]
The Charleston Library Society has a special collection of Charleston directories dating from 1782.
You can also find collections of directories in the archives mentioned in South Carolina Archives and Libraries.
Directories Online[edit | edit source]
- Ancestry.com ($) has South Carolina directories available online in its U.S. City Directories collection.
The Family History Library[edit | edit source]
The Family History Library has city directories for various years from throughout the state of South Carolina including:
|1859, 1860||Family History Library microfiche 6043826-27 |
|1903-32, 1934-35||Family History Library microfilm 1759654-62|
|1931 etc.||Family History Library book 975.77 E4h|
||Family History Library microfilm 000620 item 2 |
|1866-1934||Family History Library microfilm 1376645|
|1782, 1785, 1794, 1806-07, 1809,
1824, 1836, 1856, 1860
|Family History Library microfiche 6052954|
To find directories, consult the Place Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under:
- SOUTH CAROLINA, [COUNTY] — DIRECTORIES
- SOUTH CAROLINA, [COUNTY], [TOWN] — DIRECTORIES
Websites[edit | edit source]
- South Carolina Historical Directories Identifies historical city, county, business and other directories available online at both free and pay-to-access websites.
- US City Directories This web site identifies printed, microfilmed, and online directories and their repositories.