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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Research Guides|Research Guides]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Research Guides|Research Guides]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina African Americans|African Americans]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina African Americans|African Americans]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Biography|Biography]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Biography|Biography]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Census|Census]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Census|Census]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Church Records|Church Records]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Church Records|Church Records]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Court Records|Court Records]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Court Records|Court Records]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Directories|Directories]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Directories|Directories]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina DNA|DNA]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina DNA|DNA]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Genealogy|Genealogy]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Genealogy|Genealogy]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina History Local|History Local]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina History Local|History Local]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Land and Property|Land and Property]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Land and Property|Land and Property]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Maps|Maps]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Maps|Maps]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Migration|Migration]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Migration|Migration]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Military Records|Military Records]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Military Records|Military Records]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Newspapers|Newspapers]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Newspapers|Newspapers]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Periodicals|Periodicals]]  
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*Obituaries
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Probate Records|Probate Records]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Periodicals|Periodicals]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Taxation|Taxation]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Probate Records|Probate Records]]
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Vital Records|Vital Records]]  
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Taxation|Taxation]]
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*[[Richland County, South Carolina Vital Records|Vital Records]]
 
*'''Repositories'''  
 
*'''Repositories'''  
**[[Richland County, South Carolina Archives, Libraries, and Museums|Archives, Libraries, and Museums]]  
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**[[Richland County, South Carolina Archives, Libraries, and Museums|Archives, Libraries, and Museums]]
**[[Richland County, South Carolina Societies|Societies]]  
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**[[Richland County, South Carolina Societies|Societies]]
**[[Richland County, South Carolina Archives, Libraries, and Museums#Family_History_Centers|Family History Centers]]  
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**[[Richland County, South Carolina Archives, Libraries, and Museums#Family_History_Centers|Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Websites|Websites]]
 
*[[Richland County, South Carolina Websites|Websites]]
  
 
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=== County Information ===
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===County Information===
 
<br>
 
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=== Richland County, South Carolina Record Dates===
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===Richland County, South Carolina Record Dates===
  
 
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| bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | <center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Richland County, South Carolina. Page 611-615 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 607-608.</ref></center>
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| colspan="7" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" |<center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Richland County, South Carolina. Page 611-615 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 607-608.</ref></center>
 
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1915
 
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| colspan="7"| <center>Statewide registration for births and deaths began in 1915. General compliance by 1918.</center>
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==== Maps ====
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====Maps====
 
{{SC Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{SC Richland County}}}}
 
{{SC Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{SC Richland County}}}}
  
=== County Courthouse ===
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===County Courthouse===
  
 
{{SCRichlandCourthouse}}  
 
{{SCRichlandCourthouse}}  
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=== Historical Facts ===
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===Historical Facts===
  
 
The county is named after its rich soil.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_South_Carolina "List of counties in South Carolina,"] ''Wikipedia.''</ref>  
 
The county is named after its rich soil.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_South_Carolina "List of counties in South Carolina,"] ''Wikipedia.''</ref>  
  
==== Parent County ====
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====Parent County====
  
 
'''1799--'''Richland County was created in 1799 from Kershaw District.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Columbia <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1799--'''Richland County was created in 1799 from Kershaw District.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Columbia <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
==== County Pronunciation ====
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====County Pronunciation====
  
 
#[http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:SC-richland.ogg Hear it spoken]<ref>Voice of Phillip Stalvey, resident of Myrtle Beach, S.C. (2011).</ref>
 
#[http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:SC-richland.ogg Hear it spoken]<ref>Voice of Phillip Stalvey, resident of Myrtle Beach, S.C. (2011).</ref>
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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====Boundary Changes====
 
For animated maps illustrating South Carolina county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/southcarolina/ "Rotating Formation South Carolina County Boundary Maps"] (1682-1987) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
 
For animated maps illustrating South Carolina county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/southcarolina/ "Rotating Formation South Carolina County Boundary Maps"] (1682-1987) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
==== Record Loss ====
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====Record Loss====
  
 
{{Fire}}  
 
{{Fire}}  
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*A fire during the federal occupation of Columbia in February 1865 destroyed the courthouse and most of the records in it. Most of the equity and probate records, however, had been safely removed.  Deed books suffered heavy record losses. Records of Columbia Equity Circuit District are housed in Richland County.
 
*A fire during the federal occupation of Columbia in February 1865 destroyed the courthouse and most of the records in it. Most of the equity and probate records, however, had been safely removed.  Deed books suffered heavy record losses. Records of Columbia Equity Circuit District are housed in Richland County.
  
== Places/Localities ==
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==Places/Localities==
  
  
==== Populated Places ====
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====Populated Places====
 
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| Arcadia Lakes  
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|Arcadia Lakes
| [[Columbia, South Carolina|Columbia]] <br>  
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|[[Columbia, South Carolina|Columbia]] <br>
| Garners Quarter (hist.)<br>  
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|Garners Quarter (hist.)<br>
| Littleton <br>  
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|Littleton <br>
| Ravenwood <br>
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|Ravenwood <br>
 
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| Arthurtown  
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|Arthurtown
| {{FHL|United+States%2C+South+Carolina%2C+Richland%2C+Congaree|subject|disp=Congaree Township}}
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|{{FHL|United+States%2C+South+Carolina%2C+Richland%2C+Congaree|subject|disp=Congaree Township}}
| Hilton<br>  
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|Hilton<br>
| Lykes<br>  
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|Lykes<br>
| Saint Andrews<br>
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|Saint Andrews<br>
 
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| Ballentine  
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|Ballentine
| Crane Forest<br>  
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|Crane Forest<br>
| Hollywood Hills<br>  
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|Hollywood Hills<br>
| McCrearys Quarter (hist.)<br>  
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|McCrearys Quarter (hist.)<br>
| Sharp
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|Sharp
 
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| Belmont  
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|Belmont
| Denny Terrace<br>  
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|Denny Terrace<br>
| Hopkins<br>  
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|Hopkins<br>
| Montgomery<br>  
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|Montgomery<br>
| Sims
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|Sims
 
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| Blythewood  
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|Blythewood
| Dentsville<br>  
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|Dentsville<br>
| Horrel Hill<br>  
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|Horrel Hill<br>
| Munster<br>  
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|Munster<br>
| Spring Hill
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|Spring Hill
 
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| Boney  
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|Boney
| {{FHL|United+States%2C+South+Carolina%2C+Richland%2C+Dutch+Fork|subject|disp=Dutch Fork}}  
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|{{FHL|United+States%2C+South+Carolina%2C+Richland%2C+Dutch+Fork|subject|disp=Dutch Fork}}
| Independents<br>  
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|Independents<br>
| New Dublin (hist.)<br>  
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|New Dublin (hist.)<br>
| State Park
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|State Park
 
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| Bookman  
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|Bookman
| Eastover<br>  
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|Eastover<br>
| Killian<br>  
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|Killian<br>
| Olympia<br>  
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|Olympia<br>
| Wateree
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|Wateree
 
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| Boyden Arbor  
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|Boyden Arbor
| Eau Claire<br>  
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|Eau Claire<br>
| Kingville<br>  
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|Kingville<br>
| {{FHL|United+States%2C+South+Carolina%2C+Richland%2C+Olympia+Mills|subject|disp=Olympia Mills}}  
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|{{FHL|United+States%2C+South+Carolina%2C+Richland%2C+Olympia+Mills|subject|disp=Olympia Mills}}
| Weddell
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|Weddell
 
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| Bruner  
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|Bruner
| English (hist.)<br>  
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|English (hist.)<br>
| Langfords Crossroads<br>  
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|Langfords Crossroads<br>
| Pinewood<br>  
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|Pinewood<br>
| Weston
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|Weston
 
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| Butchertown (hist.)  
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|Butchertown (hist.)
| Fairwold <br>  
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|Fairwold <br>
| Leesburg<br>  
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|Leesburg<br>
| Pleasant (hist.)<br>  
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|Pleasant (hist.)<br>
| White Rock
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|White Rock
 
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| Calla (hist.)  
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|Calla (hist.)
| Frost<br>  
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|Frost<br>
| Lever (hist.)<br>  
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|Lever (hist.)<br>
| Pontiac<br>  
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|Pontiac<br>
| Woodfield
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|Woodfield
 
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| Cedar Creek  
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|Cedar Creek
| Gadsden <br>  
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|Gadsden <br>
| Lisbon (hist.) <br>  
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|Lisbon (hist.) <br>
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For further information (and links) on these populated places, please go to [[Populated Places: Richland County, South Carolina|Populated Places, Richland County, South Carolina]]
 
For further information (and links) on these populated places, please go to [[Populated Places: Richland County, South Carolina|Populated Places, Richland County, South Carolina]]
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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====Neighboring Counties====
  
 
[[Calhoun County, South Carolina|Calhoun]] | [[Fairfield County, South Carolina|Fairfield]] | [[Kershaw County, South Carolina|Kershaw]] | [[Lexington County, South Carolina|Lexington]] | [[Newberry County, South Carolina|Newberry]] | [[Sumter County, South Carolina|Sumter]]
 
[[Calhoun County, South Carolina|Calhoun]] | [[Fairfield County, South Carolina|Fairfield]] | [[Kershaw County, South Carolina|Kershaw]] | [[Lexington County, South Carolina|Lexington]] | [[Newberry County, South Carolina|Newberry]] | [[Sumter County, South Carolina|Sumter]]
  
== Resources ==
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==== Cemeteries ====
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====Cemeteries====
 
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" |'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" |'''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" |'''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|445849|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |{{FHL|445849|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/South-Carolina/Richland-County?id=county_2352 Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/South-Carolina/Richland-County?id=county_2352 Findagrave.com]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://sciway3.net/clark/richland/cemeteries.html SCGenWeb]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[http://sciway3.net/clark/richland/cemeteries.html SCGenWeb]
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Richland+South&qt=results_page WorldCat]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Richland+South&qt=results_page WorldCat]
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwarchives.net/sc/sca_rich.html SCGenWeb Archives]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[http://usgwarchives.net/sc/sca_rich.html SCGenWeb Archives]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/southcarolina/scarolina.html Tombstone Project]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/southcarolina/scarolina.html Tombstone Project]
 
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*[http://www.cem.va.gov/cems/state.asp?State=SC National Cemetery Administration]
 
*[http://www.cem.va.gov/cems/state.asp?State=SC National Cemetery Administration]
  
== Websites ==
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==Websites==
  
 
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/southcarolina/richland-county/ Richland County, SC History, Records, Facts and Genealogy] (Genealogy Inc)
 
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/southcarolina/richland-county/ Richland County, SC History, Records, Facts and Genealogy] (Genealogy Inc)
=== References ===
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===References===
  
 
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Revision as of 11:46, 25 May 2019


Guide to Richland County, South Carolina Genealogy ancestry, family history and genealogy court records, deeds, maps, immigration, maps, military records, newspapers, obituaries, plantations, probate records, slaves, local archives, libraries, museums, churches, cemeteries, and Civil War records.


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Richland County, South Carolina
Map
Map of South Carolina highlighting Richland County
Location in the state of South Carolina
Map of the U.S. highlighting South Carolina
Location of South Carolina in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1799
County Seat Columbia
Courthouse


Richland County Resources

County Information[edit | edit source]


Richland County, South Carolina Record Dates[edit | edit source]

Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records[1]
Birth* Marriage Death* Court Land Probate Census
1915 1911 1915 1793 1865 1787 1790
Statewide registration for births and deaths began in 1915. General compliance by 1918.

Maps[edit | edit source]

Fairfield CountyKershaw CountySumter CountyCalhoun CountyLexington CountyNewberry CountySC RICHLAND.PNG
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for more resources



County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Richland Judicial Center


Richland County Courthouse
1701 Main Street
Columbia, South Carolina 29202


Clerk of Court
1701 Main St., Room 205
Columbia, SC 29202
Phone: 803-576-1950

Probate Court
1701 Main St. Suite 207
Columbia, SC 29201
Court Records

Register of Deeds
1701 Main St.
P.O. Box 192
Columbia, SC 29202
Phone: 803-576-1910
Land Records, Probate and Marriage Records

Hours:
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday

Historical Facts[edit | edit source]

The county is named after its rich soil.[2]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1799--Richland County was created in 1799 from Kershaw District.
County seat: Columbia [3]

County Pronunciation[edit | edit source]

  1. Hear it spoken[4]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

For animated maps illustrating South Carolina county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation South Carolina County Boundary Maps" (1682-1987) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

Fire.png


  • A fire during the federal occupation of Columbia in February 1865 destroyed the courthouse and most of the records in it. Most of the equity and probate records, however, had been safely removed. Deed books suffered heavy record losses. Records of Columbia Equity Circuit District are housed in Richland County.

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Arcadia Lakes Columbia
Garners Quarter (hist.)
Littleton
Ravenwood
Arthurtown Congaree Township Hilton
Lykes
Saint Andrews
Ballentine Crane Forest
Hollywood Hills
McCrearys Quarter (hist.)
Sharp
Belmont Denny Terrace
Hopkins
Montgomery
Sims
Blythewood Dentsville
Horrel Hill
Munster
Spring Hill
Boney Dutch Fork Independents
New Dublin (hist.)
State Park
Bookman Eastover
Killian
Olympia
Wateree
Boyden Arbor Eau Claire
Kingville
Olympia Mills Weddell
Bruner English (hist.)
Langfords Crossroads
Pinewood
Weston
Butchertown (hist.) Fairwold
Leesburg
Pleasant (hist.)
White Rock
Calla (hist.) Frost
Lever (hist.)
Pontiac
Woodfield
Cedar Creek Gadsden
Lisbon (hist.)



For further information (and links) on these populated places, please go to Populated Places, Richland County, South Carolina

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Calhoun | Fairfield | Kershaw | Lexington | Newberry | Sumter

Resources[edit | edit source]


Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
SCGenWeb WorldCat Billion Graves
SCGenWeb Archives
Tombstone Project
EPodunk
Billion Graves
See South Carolina Cemeteries for more information.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Richland County, South Carolina. Page 611-615 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 607-608.
  2. "List of counties in South Carolina," Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  4. Voice of Phillip Stalvey, resident of Myrtle Beach, S.C. (2011).