2006

New in  January

Western states books from the Sumter County Museum's collection continued:
  • 1 Book_Waller County Texas: Index to Probate Cases (1873-1940), (TX WALLER 1 MUS)
  • 1 Book_Trinity County Texas: Index to Probate Cases (1872-1939), (TX TRIN 1 MUS)
  • 1 Book_Memorial and Genealogical Record of Texas (East), (TX HIST 3 MUS)
  • Reprint of an 1895 publication, illustrated and indexed.
  • 1 Book_Index to Applications for Texas Confederate Pensions, (TX CW 1 MUS)
  • 1 Book_Confederate POWs: Soldiers and Sailors Who Died in Federal Prisons
  • and Military Hospitals in the North, (CW GEN 51 MUS)
  • 1 Book_The Osteens of Mississippi: A Compilation of Land and Marriage
  • Records for the Osteens in Jefferson County, Mississippi (1814-1870), (FAM O 1 MUS)
  • 1 Book_Misc. Mississippi Confederate Records, (MS CW 1 MUS)
  • 1 Book_Early Texas birth Record 1838-1878, (TX VITAL RECORDS 3 MUS)
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  • (SC HIST 410) Topics of South Carolina History, by J. H. Easterby, et al. Found in collection. Shelves.
  • (MAP CAB) Map of the United States, 1783, by John Wallis. Found in collection.  Map Cabinet.
  • (V/FL SUM SCH SHS) Sumter High Graduating Class of 2000, by Sumter High School. Found in collection.  Vertical File. Staff Area.
  • (V/FL BERK PLANTATIONS) Plantation Tour, by Unknown. Found in collection. Vertical File. Staff Area.
  • (V/FL NC PLANTATIONS) North Carolina Plantations, by Unknown. Found in collection. Vertical File.
  • Staff Area.
  • (V/FL NC MISC) North Carolina Misc. Information, by Unknown. Found in collection.
  • Vertical File. Staff Area.
  • (V/FL SUMTER SCHOOLS) Sumter High School Class of 1932 Reunion, by Unknown. Found in collection. Vertical File. Staff Area.
  • (V/FL SUMTER BUILDINGS) The World's Largest Pigeon Plant, by Unknown. Found in collection. Vertical File. Staff Area.
  • (AFAM SLAVERY 3) Understanding Slavery: The Lives of Eighteenth Century
  • African-Americans, by The Chicora Foundation. Donated by K. Richardson. Shelves. (AFAM 25)
  • Free Persons of Color in Charleston, SC Before the Civil War, by The Chicora Foundation. Donated by K. Richardson. Shelves.
  • (SC SUM PER) 1967-1996 Signature Index, by Sumter High School. Donated by Shirley Cockerill. Shelves.
  • (V/FL CHCHS) St. James Luthern Church, V/FL Staff Area.
  • (V/FL CHCHS) Mayesville Baptist Church, V/FL Staff Area.
  • (V/FL SUM STATEBURG) Stateburg and Its People Notes. V/FL Staff Area.
  • (V/FL SUMTER BUILDINGS) South Salem Avenue Residencies 1919-1940, by Clement Reed. Found in collection. Vertical File. Staff Area.
  • (SUR FL RAGIN) Ragin Family. V/FL Staff Area.



New in February

  • H. Herbert Wells, (AF/AM 26) Excerpts from: Africans And Native Americans: The Language Of Race And The Evolution Of Red-Black People, by Jack D. Forbes.
  • Geraldine Jay Ingersoll (AF/AM MIL WWI) Excerpts from: The American Negro in the World War by Emmett J. Scott.
  • Misc. Papers (AF/AM SUR FL PATTERSON) Patterson Family.
  • Misc. Papers (AF/AM SUR FL PINKNEY) Pinkney Family.
  • Misc. Papers (AF/AM SUR FL VAUGHN) Vaughn Family.
  • Dorothy K. Reynolds (AF/AM SUR FL WASHINGTON) Washington Family.
  • David H. Witt (FAM W-22) Before Michael Witt & After: A Genealogy of the Witt Family with South Carolina Origins 1752-1997, by David H. Witt.
  • David Purdy (FAM W-23) The Wannamaker, Salley, Mackay, and Bellinger Families: Genealogies and Memoirs, by J. Skottowe Wannamaker.
  • Found In Collection (FAM p.b. B-4 (DUP), The Book of Remembrance 1846-1941, Vol.VI Historical facts of the Blanding family, compiled by Agnes Blanding Stroud.
  • Misc. Papers (FAM p.b. Misc.), Correspondence from Brown regarding Sumter County Families, by George L. Brown.
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy (HER ORG UDC 7), Souvenir Programme, State Convention U.D.C., Nov. 27th And 28th 1901, by the Dick Anderson Chapter, UDC.
  • Misc. Papers (MAP SC SUM 1990-1), Sumter County Property Map 227-02 (Map Case Drawer 10), by the Sumter County Assessor's Office.
  • Misc. Papers (MAP SC SUM 1990-2), Sumter County Property Map 204-12 (Map Case Drawer 10), by the Sumter County Assessor's Office.
  • Misc. Papers (MAP SC SUM 1990-3), Sumter County Property Map 061 (Map Case Drawer 10), by the Sumter County Assessor's Office"
  • Misc. Papers (MAT LIST 37) PARTIAL LISTING OF ITEMS AT THE KERSHAW COUNTY COURT HOUSE
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy (MIL CW DIAR JOUR LET 17) Extract From A War Diary, by Eleanor Cohen.
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy (MIL CW DIAR JOUR LET 18) Potter's Raid: Memories of Mrs. Mary McKagen Clark, by Mrs. Mary McKagen Clarke"
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy (MIL CW DIAR JOUR LET 19) Some War Time Incidents of Sumter County, SC, by the Dick Anderson Chapter U.D.C.
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy(MIL CW DIAR JOUR LET 20) A Narrative of the War, by C. L. McLaurin"
  • H. Herbert Wells (MULTI CULTURAL 1) Verry Slitly Mixt: Tri-Racial Isolate Families of the Upper South - A Genealogical Study, by Virginia Easley DeMarch    
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New in October

Accession Number , Received From , Object ID , Call No. , Title , Author
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 3986 , PER VA , Tidewater Virginia Families: A Magazine of History and Genealogy ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 2442 , PLAT - OAKLAND PLANTATION , Oakland Plantation Plat (Dixie Hall) ,
  • 2006.018 , Sumter County Historical Commission , 7119 , RES AID 40 , American Surnames , Elsdon C. Smith, Nancy Phillips Hughes , 1866 , SC CHAS 28 , Patriots, Pistols and Petticoats , Fraser, Walter J.
  • 2006.018 , Sumter County Historical Commission , 7120 , SC CHES 10 , The Bulletin , Chester County Genealogical Society
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 2689 , SC DARL 19 , Darlington County Count House Records (Raw Research) , Compiled by Esmonde Howell , 416 , SC GENEA 14 , Lineage Charts, Volume V, South Carolina Genealogical Society Chapters: , Greenville Chapter, South Carolina Genealogical Society
  • 2006.018 , Sumter County Historical Commission , 4263 , SC HIST 32 , South Carolina Bibliographies (No. 1) , Easterby, J. H.
  • 2006.020 , Elizabeth Bradford Heath , 3651 , SC KER 2 , Historic Camden - Part One, Colonial Revolutionary, Vol. I Hist. of Camden, SC; battles; families; ca. 1733-1818 , Kirkland, Thomas J. Kennedy, Robert M.
  • 2006.020 , Elizabeth Bradford Heath , 3652 , SC KER 3 , Historic Camden, Part Two: Nineteenth Century , Kirkland, Thomas J. & Robert M. Kennedy
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7114 , SC ORBG 13 , Orangeburg's Beginnings , Willie Llew Griffin, g/o E. Howell , 1163 , SC PROB 1 , Some South Carolina County Records, Vol. 1 , Holcomb, Brent and Silas Emmett Lucas, Jr.
  • Esmonde Howell
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 3975 , SC WILLS 11 , Camden District, S. C. Wills and Administrations 1781-1787 (1770-1796) , Holcomb, Brent H. and Elmer O. Parker
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 3975 , SC WILLS 11 , Camden District, S. C. Wills and Administrations 1781-1787 (1770-1796) , Holcomb, Brent H. and Elmer O. Parker
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 7111 , SURFL MACK , Mack Family ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 7110 , SURFL SMITH , Smith Family ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 7109 , SURFL THOMAS , Thomas Family ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 7112 , SURFL WRIGHT , Wright Family ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 3982 , V/FL AF/AM MIL CW , African American Civil War Soldiers - Union Army 
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 3983 , V/FL AF/AM SCHOOLS , African American Schools ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 3980 , V/FL CHURCHES , St. John's Congaree Church ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 3981 , V/FL HOUSES SUMTER , O'Donnell House , Geraldine Ward from American Legion Oct. 1983 , 1000.250 , V/FL MIL CW , Confederate Veterans Pension Applications ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 3984 , V/FL SUMTER , Tell Me About the Good Old Days , Ivy Moore
  • 2006.018 , Sumter County Historical Commission , 7115 , VA CHESTERFIELD , Marriages of Chesterfield County Virginia 1771-1815 , Catherine L. Knorr
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 3978 , VA HIST 16 , Adventurers of Purse and Person: VIRGINIA 1607-1624/5 , Meyer, Virginia M.
  •  and John Frederick Dorman
  • 2006.013 , Millie Driggers , 7078 ,  , Information regarding E. Sauls pictured in a photograph (ph-1204) of Civil War Veterans taken on July 4, 1908 at Camp Branch Church ,
  • 2006.014 , Frank Hastie, Jr. , 7096 , AF/AM EDU 7 , Lincoln High School Classes of 1949, 1950, 1951 Class Reunion , Lincoln High School Class Reunion Committee
  • 2006.002 , Misc. Papers , 7070 , AF/AM SUR FL MACK , Mack Family ,
  • 2006.002 , Misc. Papers , 7071 , AF/AM SUR FL NELSON , Nelson ,
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7102 , AF/AM SUR FL TOMLIN , Tomlin Family ,
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7073 , CHART # 1 , Chart of James Thomas Beaty, SAR ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 8000 , CHART # 11 , Moore ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 7097 , CHART # 12 , John White Family Tree ,
  • 2006.015 , Mrs. Charlotte H. Huntington , 7099 , CHART # 17 , Law-DuBose ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 7098 , CHART # 19 , Pedigree of the Queen's County Barringtons ,
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 8001 , CHART # 3 , The Ervin-Dargan Family History Fan with Eight Generations of Lineal Ancestors

New in  November

Accession Number , Received From , Object ID , Call No. , Title , Author
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 8002 , CHART # 9 , Register of the Family of Roswell King and Catherine [Barrington] his Wife, Esmonde Howell , 3558 , E. H. - Howell , Howell Family Research , Howell, Esmonde, Compiler
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7087 , E. H. - Howell, E. , Esmond Howell -- Personal Information , Howell, Esmonde, Compiler
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7086 , E. H. - Underwood , Underwood Family Research , Howell, Esmonde, Compiler
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7089 , E.H. ANDERSON , ANDERSON Family Research Collection , Howell, Esmonde (compiled by)
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7088 , E.H. BENNETT , Bennett Family Research Collection , Howell, Esmonde (compiled by)
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7084 , FAM L-29 , Major James Jonathan Lucas ,
  • 1997.001 , Elaine Blackman , 7067 , FAM V-4 , A Genealogical History of the Pelt Family Branch of the Van Pelt Family Tree , Chester H. Pelt, Sr., 502 , FAM p.b. H-1 , Arnold Harvey And Descendants, 1754-1963 (Smith) ,
  • Oliver, Mrs. A.C.
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7108 , FAM p.b. H-5 , The Howell Family of South Carolina , Compiled by Esmonde Howell
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7082 , FAM p.b. L-2 , Lovelace, Cooper, and O'Nolan Families , Thelma Nolen Cornfield
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7083 , FAM p.b. W-2 , Wood-LeGette , William Esmonde Howell
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 7079 , MAP BOOK , Map Showing the Plantations along the Cooper River as they were in the year 1842 , L. T. S. Stoney
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 7080 , MAP BOOK , Wales: to illustrate the Union of England and Wales , Professor William Rees
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7093 , MAP CAB 5 , City of Georgetown,  South Carolina ,
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7094 , MAP CAB 6 , Guide Map of South Carolina's Major Waterways, Counties, Parishes, Townships, Circuit Court Districts, and other Landmarks Prior to 1785 , Ge Lee Corley Hendrix
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 7081 , MAP CAB 8 , Oglethorpe County, Georgia , Moss, Thomas B.
  • 2006.012 , American Legion Post 15 , 7077 , MIL GEN 7 , Medal of Honor: Potraits of Valor Beyond the Call of Duty , Nick Del Calzo and Peter Collier
  • 2006.008 , Jay Ingersoll , 7074 , RES AID 36 , Genealogical and DNA Research ,
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7091 , RES AID NC 1 , North Carolina Archives: Maps of County Development ,
  • 7068 , SC CLDN 1-H , The History of Clarendon Country: 1700 to 1961 , Virginia Kirkland Galluchat Orvin
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7085 , STAFF - CLOSET , Sumter Cemetery Burials from 1 June 1976 to 12 Oct. 1983 , Edward W. Player
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7103 , SUR FL BELK , Belk Family ,
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7100 , SUR FL CALEF , Calef Family ,
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7101 , SUR FL LANE , Lane Family ,
  • 2006.002 , Misc. Papers , 7075 , SUR FL NEWSOM , Newsom Family ,
  • 2006.002 , Misc. Papers , 7105 , SUR FL STUBBS , Stubbs ,
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7021.15 , V/FL AF/AM SLAVE LISTS 2 , Copeland, Ripley; Will Including Names of Slaves ,
  • 2006.002 , Misc. Papers , 7076 , V/FL AM/AM CHURCH , Good Hope United Methodist Church ,
  • 2006.002 , Misc. Papers , 7106 , V/FL BAMBERG PLANT WOODFIELD , Woodfield Plantation ,
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7090 , V/FL CHAS CHURCHES , St. James's Santee Church ,
  • 2006.002 , Misc. Papers , 7072 , V/FL CLDN HOUSES , Clarendon County Houses ,
  • 2006.002 , Misc. Papers , 7107 , V/FL MIL CW AF/AM 1 , Black Confederate Soldiers/ Sailors , Chaplain Ed Westbury, $5.00 , 2107 , V/FL MIL CW NATIVE AMERICAN , Memorial Scroll:
  •  The Confederate Indian Brigade 1861-1865 ,
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 7104 , V/FL MIL SPAN AM , Spanish American War ,
  • 2006.008 , Jay Ingersoll , 7095 , V/FL PLANT SUMTER CO , Mount Hope Plantation ,
  • 2006.016 , Mrs. Gloria McBride , 8003 , YRBK COL MORRIS 1982 , The Hornet 1982 , Morris College
  • 2006.016 , Mrs. Gloria McBride , 8004 , YRBK COL MORRIS 1985 , The Hornet 1985 , Morris College
  • 2006.016 , Mrs. Gloria McBride , 8005 , YRBK COL MORRIS 1992 , The Hornet 1992 , Morris College
  • 2006.016 , Mrs. Gloria McBride , 8006 , YRBK COL MORRIS 1994 , The Hornet 1994 , Morris College
  • 2006.016 , Mrs. Gloria McBride , 8007 , YRBK COL MORRIS 1995 , The Hornet 1995 , Morris College
  • 2006.016 , Mrs. Gloria McBride , 8008 , YRBK COL MORRIS 1996 , The Hornet 1996 , Morris College
  • 2006.016 , Mrs. Gloria McBride , 8009 , YRBK COL MORRIS 2004 , The Hornet 2004 , Morris College
  • 2006.016 , Mrs. Gloria McBride , 8010 , YRBK COL MORRIS 2005 , The Hornet 2005 , Morris College

New in December

Accession Number , Received From , Object ID , Call No. , Title , Author
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 4411 , AF AM SUR FL MAXWELL , Honorable Henry Johnson Maxwell, Sr. 1837-1906 , Elsie Taylor Goins
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 4412 , AF AM SUR FL TUBMAN , Harriet Tubman ,
  • 2006.001 , Society Purchase , 4410 , AF/AM FAM R-1 , Rembert, The Fruit of Stirrup Branch Plantation , Ruby J. Rembert
  • 2006.029 , Charles A. Gibbs , 4406 , DIR 2004 , 2004 Sumter City Directory ,
  • 2006.034 , Mary Kelley , 4422 , FAM K-12 , Simon Kelley Sr. 1787-1852 and Descendants , Mary Sutherland Kelley
  • 2006.030 , Cindy Thigpen , 4405 , FAM MISC 20 , People and Places; Here and There , Mrs. Cora Taylor Younger Smith, Compiler
  • 2006.035 , Jamie W. Stone , 4435 , FAM p.b. G , Griffin Records , Sarah Harvin Keels and M. Jean Brunson, compilers
  • 2006.009 , Found In Collection , 4419 , FAM p.b. H-3 , Herring Family History ,
  • 2006.026 , Dr. Charles "Pap" Propst , 4428 , FAM p.b. S-2 , Joseph Starke Sims: A Nineteenth Century Upcountry Planter, Politician and Business
  • Entrepeneur of South Carolina (partial) , Dr. Charles Propst, Compiler
  • 2006.026 , Dr. Charles "Pap" Propst , 4430 , FAM p.b. S-2 , The Genealogy of the Sims Family of Virginia, The Carolinas and the Gulf States; ,
  • Henry Upson Sims, LL.D.
  • 2006.035 , Jamie W. Stone , 4434 , FAM p.b. W-5 , Wallace Family History , American Genealogical Research Institure
  • 2006.003 , Dorothy Reynolds , 4436 , FAM p.b. W-5 , Sally Nash Wilson , Dorothy Reynolds, Compiler
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 4389 , GA GEN 26 , Handbook of Georgia Counties , Marion R. Hemperley
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 1490-c , HER ORG 1812 USD 3 , National Society United States Daughters of 1812; Newsletter; Vol. 69 No. 2 ,
  •  Rees, Mrs. James L. (edited by)
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 1490-d , HER ORG 1812 USD 4 , National Society United States Daughters of 1812; Newsletter; Vol. 69 No. 3 ,
  • Rees, Mrs. James L. (edited by)
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 4399 , IMMG 29 , The Atlantic Bridge to Germany: Volume II , Charles M. Hall
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 4386 , IN CLINT 5 , Clinton County Indiana: Duplicate First Tract Book With Index, 1828-1844 , Helen Grove
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 4397 , IN CLINT 6 , Clinton County Cemeteries Vol. III with Index , Helen E. Grove and Joan Cox Bohm, Compilers
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 4408 , IN CLINT 7 , Clinton County Indiana Roots, Vol. 8, Spring, No. 1 , Bohm, Joan C.
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 4431 , IN CLINT 8 , Clinton County Indiana Roots, Vol. 7, April 1988, No. 1 , Bohm, Joan C.
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 4432 , IN CLINT 9 , Clinton County Indiana Roots, Vol. 7, December 1988, No. 3 , Bohm, Joan C.
  • 2006.033 , Catherine Bass , 4426 , NC CASWELL 1 , Caswell County North Carolina Will Books 1777-1814 , Katharine Kerr Kendall and Mary Frances Kerr Donaldson
  • 2006.033 , Catherine Bass , 4421 , NC PERSON CO 2 , Person County North Carolina Compilations , Katherine Kerr Kendall and Mary Frances Kerr Donaldson
  • 2006.033 , Catherine Bass , 4427 , NC PERSON CO 3 , Person County North Carolina Marriage Records 1792-1868 , Katharine Kerr Kendall
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 4392 , PA GEN 25 , Early Pennsylvania Births, 1675-1875 , Charles A. Fisher, Compiler
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 4402 , SC GENEA 12 , Lineage Charts Vol. III , Greenville Chapter South Carolina Genealogical Society
  • 2006.011 , Esmonde Howell , 4418 , SC GRNVL 14 , Misc. Court House Records; Predominantly the Thurston Family of Greenville, SC ,
  • 2006.036 , John Hook , 4425 , SC HIST 42 , Shagging in the Carolinas , 'Fessa John Hook
  • 2006.021 , Mrs. Jennie Smith Merritt , 4403 , SC GENEA 11 , Lineage Charts Vol. II , Greenville Chapter South Carolina Genealogical Society
  • 2006.031 , Dorothy Tedder Smith , 4407 , SC LEE 8 , Lee County, South Carolina, Birth Certificates / Applications (Delayed), 1791-1900 , D. T. Smith, Lisa B. Farmer, John K. Segars
  • 2006.032 , William Joseph Langston , 4416 , SC LEE 9 , Rembert Church & Cemetery , Ralph T. Green


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