South Carolina Directories
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|South Carolina Background|
|Local Research Resources|
- South Carolina Historical Directories
- Directory of Scots in the Carolinas 1680-1830. Volume 1, index, ($)Vol. 2 ($)
Directories of heads of households have been published for major cities of South Carolina.
Resources for South Carolina DirectoriesEdit
Libraries and ArchivesEdit
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.
- Ancestry.com ($) has South Carolina directories available online in its U.S. City Directories collection.
The Family History LibraryEdit
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||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
- 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.