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Sandy Run Cemetery Does anyone have information on a cemetery, I believe the name is Sandy Run, where Lewis Elmer Mole and Clara Ruth (McMillan) Mole are buried?  I recall the cemetery as North between Fairfax and Brunson, SC.  They lived between Brunson and Hampton.  14 Jan. 2001 John Mole
SAULS Searching for ancestor information on Frances Rosella Sauls and family. Frances was born Oct. 4, 1860, in Barnwell County, and died April 17, 1918. Her grave is in Hampton County in St. Pauls Cemetary. Frances married John Allen Owens, b. abt. 1833, d. Nov. 9, 1898. Their children were Ella Oregon Owens, John Frank Owens, and Walter Owens. (3/1/98 9:36:06 PM) Joseph Parker
SEAGLER I am looking for any information on George Seagler. He is listed in the first census of 1790. (4/8/00 11:55:18 AM) (note by FOC, this is probably German Ziegler) H. E. Rast
SEARSON We were looking for any information on early settlement of Hampton County by the Searson family. Any information would be appreciated. I am a native of Hampton County. Thank You.  8 August 2001 Chris Serson
SHERMAN I am in search of information about my paternal grandmother Effie Sherman. I am told that she was the daughter of a plantation owner, who later married a freed slave by the name of Josh Lawton. They lived in Luray, and by the 1920 cenus they had six children - four sons - Malachai, Richard, Eugene & Herbert - Two daughters Albertha and Verdell. I am trying to build a family tree for my children and I do not have any resources to pull on because my father and mother are deceased. (4/30/99 10:58:54 AM) Mildred Lawton Bowden
SHUMAN Looking for information on: Joseph Franklin Shuman born July 13, 1873 in this area...need exact place of birth, (wife..Ellie Jane Shuman ne Roe...need marriage date). Also need exact birth date and place of Joseph's father, Joseph D. Shuman (wife Mary...need marriage date). Any information would be greatly appreciated.
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SMALLS For I'm a Black American and my Grandfather was from Scotia, for his name was Benjamin J. Smalls, for I don't know much about him , but I do know that he moved away to Arcadia Fl., he was born around 1894, if any information could be found, please email me a for my name is Danny Smalls 15 July 2007 Danny Smalls or Danny Smalls
Skillians Burial Grounds

St Paul Cem.

Gooding Cem.

Can anyone tell me where the Skillians Burial Grounds, St Paul Cemetery and the Gooding Cemetery are located in Hampton County. 8 August 2001 A. Baker
SMITH I'm looking for information on Shedrick Smith born 1843, died ~1906, South Carolina, married Pacience Lawton, had at least 5 children, Leonard, Pacience, Cathy, Charlie, & Frank. Married Sara Rosa (Rossie) Russell Lawton. They had 9 children, Deleila, Samuel, Elsie, Shedrick, Nella, James, Gertrude, William, & Pulmer. Need information on Shedrick's parents and siblings, and if he was a slave or freeman. He owned land & lived in Pineland, SC. (4/8/00 11:51:56 AM) Lydia Smith Young
SOLOMON My grandmother's family had a farm in the Estill area in the late 1800's. Her maiden name was Martha Solomon. Thanks for any info you can add. (4/11/99 7:20:27 PM) Anne Pritchard
SOLOMONS I am seeking information on Saul Solomons, born in Leipzig, Germany, about 1775. Saul and his brother, Hart were in Beaufort District, S.C. 1 October 1810 when they were granted property on Boggy Gut. Hart later lived in Savannah. Saul married Esther Elliott (b.20 Feb. 1780 d.21 Sept. 1840) who was from Beaufort. Saul died and was buried in the Solomons Cemetery in Hampton County(Beaufort District, St. Peters Parish) 1 March 1843. I am interested in anything you might know about Saul, Hart, or Esther Elliott Solomons. Children of Saul and Esther were: Henry Elliott Solomons, Esther "Hester" Solomons Box, Samuel Solomons, William P. Solomons, John Graves Solomons, Ann Elizabeth "Annie" Solomons Williams, and Elliott Gibson Solomons. (2/7/99 5:57:02 PM) Carolyn Ramsay
STAFFORD Seeking any information on Ellis Stafford who went to Florida, late 1790's, he may have been son of Richard Stafford, as there is a Richard Stafford with him in Florida 1830 Census. Dau. Lydia Stafford states on 1880 Census her father was born in South Carolina, and found a Richard Stafford of Granville Co. S. Car. which later became Beaufort area.... (8/22/99 6:37:35 PM) Leatha A. Betts
STAFFORD I'm looking for help identifying ancestors, other descendants of George W. STAFFORD, b. 19 Dec. 1849 in Beaufort District, SC. He married a Lily Belger and had several children, including Mary E., Robert Lee, Charles Samuel, Brooks Barney, Hallie, Grover and Hollie STAFFORD. After moving to Screven County Georgia in the 1890's, Lily Belger died and George STAFFORD remarried to a Martha Inez SHUMAN from HAMPTON District, SC. George and Martha died in Screven County, GA and are buried there at Jackson Baptist Church Cemetary. Please contact me if you have any info on this family. THANKS. (4/8/99 9:29:54 PM) Tommy Newton
Stafford Baptist Church cemetery I am trying to obtain info. on my ancestors buried in the Stafford Baptist Church cemetery. My name is Caroline Collins Williams, and my maternal grandparents were James Dorman Halford and Mary Josephine Jaudon Halford. I am trying to find out info on their parents and grandparents who are probably buried there, also.  If you have done an inventory on that cemtery, or if you know who I could talk to at the church, please let me know.  Mar. 2004 Caroline Williams


I am searching for information on my Grandfather Thomas STEVENS . He lived in Yemassee from around the 1880's till his death in the 1920's. I have been told he was in the turpentine industry. His family I believe came from a plantation called Stevens (Stephens) Camground USA which is now called Stevens (Stephens) Crossroads probably around Walterboro. He married Clementine Primus and they had 8 children: James, William (Jessie), Zackie, Lillie Mae, Mary, Pauline, Alice and Barnettia. Any and all information would be greatly appreciated. (3/14/99 5:15:09 PM) Yolanda Mitchell
STONE I am seeking info on my grandfather C_ Stone, who lived in Gifford, S.C. was postmaster and operated the general store. He lived adjacent to the depot where mr. Nix was employed as a telegrepher.We are having a family reunion in Columbia Sept 5, 1999, and would be excited if I could obtain info on the family. There were ten brothers and sisters who were siblings of my grand father. (7/27/99 6:28:40 PM) Rick Brockman
STRICKLAND need any information on Nathaniel Strickland or his wife Lylia Rose Bennett. They were born around 1849 0r 1851. need info on who their parents were and siblings. (7/1/99 4:39:56 PM) Geneva Welsh
Strohacker I received the following from a post I have at the Charleston Parish site: "There is a land grant dated September 4, 1753, from George II of England to Jacob Strohacker on the wall of the Hampton County (SC) Museum."   Is there someone who may be aware of it's origin and about the family of Strohecker?  Mar. 2004 Bill Strawhacker
SULLIVAN I am seeking additional information on my Ancestors of Hampton and Barnwell Counties, SC. I am John Thomas Cook and my grandparents were Wm. Morse Cook and wife, Zilphia Almeda Ready; Great Grandparents were Micajah Cook (M.C.) and wife Ann Sullivan both were born in Hampton County, SC and married there before moving to Barnwell County, SC. All I know is Tom Sullivan was her father of Hampton County, SC. I would appreciate any help toward discovering other ancestors of Micajah Cook and the Sullivans. 5 Oct. 2001 J. Thomas Cook

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