South Carolina State Research Links
Family Search Wiki Information
South Carolina Genealogical Society
South Carolina GenWeb
South Carolina Department of Archives & History
University of South Carolina Library
The South Carolina Historical Society
S.C. DHEC Death Index 1915-1967
Directory of Historical Records Repositories in SC South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research
The Andrea Files – S. C. Genealogical Research
Colony of South Carolina-Records of 1716 to 1783
Saving Graves: South Carolina
Carolina Cemetery Projects
SCIway – South Carolina Information Highway
The SC State Historical Records Advisory Board
South Carolina Death Records and Indexes
1779 Map of South Carolina
Old Maps Online – South Carolina
Tracing the Formation of Counties
South Carolina Historical County Maps
South Carolina Genealogy Forum
Research for Beginners
of Chesterfield County
Note: This is a KMZ file to be used with Google Earth, this is not the standard land plat.
Chesterfield County Sanborn Fire and Insurance Maps
Maps tracing the Formation of Counties in South Carolina
Chesterfield District, South Carolina. Mills, Robert, 1825
Chesterfield County Geographic Information System (GIS)
Chesterfield County Cemetery Locations – This map was created by Gerald Adams, a member of the Chesterfield Facebook Page. This is the start of his project trying to document all the cemeteries in one location, providing a GPS location as well and a mapped location.
Chesterfield County Research Links
Family Search Wiki Information – Information on Chesterfield County SC provided by Family Search. Information is provided by persons with knowledge. This site is very similar to a standard Wiki page.
Cyndi’s List Links for Chesterfield County – This is a Link page to other sites and information regarding Chesterfield County SC.
Olde English District – Chesterfield County Tourism – Tourism information on events and activities to do in Chesterfield County
Cheraw, South Carolina – Cheraw town link
National Register of Historic Places, Chesterfield County – A link to those areas around Chesterfield County that are included on the National Register.
Historical Markers of the Pee Dee Region of South Carolina – Link to a map of the Pee Dee Area. Select Chesterfield County and look at the Historical Markers ,their locations and some information regarding the county. This is not a complete list. A more complete list of the 19 markers can be found here.
Chesterfield Historical Pictures – Explore Chesterfield County through the eye of a photographer. Visit this site ( South Carolina Picture Project and see some amazing pictures.
Southern African American Heritage Center – Information regarding the center. Attempts are being made to get additional information regarding the heritage center located in Cheraw, SC
Roots and Recall –
Carolina Family Roots Blog
Find-a-Grave (Chesterfield County)
Chesterfield County Cemeteries List –
This list is as developed by the South Carolina Genealogical Society Cemetery Project. Chesterfield County is developing a more detailed list of all cemeteries as comprised of this list in combination with the Find-a-Grave list and the Chesterfield County GIS information.
Pageland Historical Society
Secretary of State, Abstract of Voter Registrations Reported to the Military Government, 1868, Chesterfield County
Chesterfield County Family Name Websites
Cassidy Clan: by Brent Cassidy
Roots & Branches Genealogy from the Carolinas
The Jordan Family Plat and Deed Information – Coming Soon
Alta Hillman Claunch’s Genealogy
The Shuemake Journal – Ancestry of James Shuemake – Coming Soon
Kindred Journey: The South Carolina Mozingo Family
South Carolina Families by James L. Pinson
Johannes Kolb Archarological Site
Below are a few groups of links that always prove useful when searching for family or location histories.
Below are three critical links to understanding what records are available while researching family
Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness (USA) Facebook Page
Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness (International) Facebook Page
Family History LibraryCensus Links
Ancestry Message Board
South Carolina Archives and History Record Search
17 National Genealogical Society Recommended Free Sites