PUBLICATIONS


South Carolina- A Guide for Genealogists

            by Theresa Hicks 

Richland County South Carolina Cemetery Books

                                                    Vol.  I- North Richland County

                                                    Vol.  II – Dutch Fork

                                                    Vol.  III - Historic Columbia

                                                    Vol.  IV- Greater Columbia, Part 1

                                                    Vol.  V - Greater Columbia, Part 2

Interment Records of Elmwood Cemetery, Columbia, SC

                                           Vol. 1 - 1854 to 1939
                                           Vol. 2 – 1940 to1970
                                           Vol. 3-  1970 to 1990

A Collection of the Columbia Journals, Vols.  1-14

Lake Murray Records-
 

Marriage Records from the files of Olga Crosland Huey
 

1888 Columbia, SC City Directory
 

A Collection of the Columbia Chronicles
                    Vol.  I  -     1996 to 1999
                    Vol.  II  -  2000 to 2003


A Guide to Church Records (2 Vol. Set)
             by Theresa M. Hicks

A Guide to County Records
by Theresa M. Hicks

Saxe Gotha Neighbors
by Theresa M. Hicks

Carolina Connections
by Theresa M. Hicks

Independent or Circular Church Records Charleston, SC
by Theresa M. Hicks and Frances S. Osburn

South Carolina Quitrents 1772, 1773 and 1774
by Theresa M. Hicks and Frances S. Osburn

South Carolina Compidums of Records
Quitrents for 1732, 1733, 1734 and 1740-41

Indians, Indian Traders and Other Ethnic Groups
by Theresa M. Hicks





  

Below are details of each publication and prices.

 

SOUTH CAROLINA A GUIDE FOR GENEALOGISTS by Theresa M. Hicks                                                        
Explanation of records of all types including land, probate, census, vital, cemetery, church, and military are covered.  Original maps and charts are included.  216 page, softbound Cost: $25.00

RICHLAND COUNTY, SOUTH CAROLINA CEMETERY BOOKS, VOLUME 1 
Over 7000 entries from 52 cemeteries found in North Richland County, South Carolina.  CLICK HERE TO SEE THE LIST OF INCLUDED CEMETERIES. Indexed, softbound  Cost: $29.00

RICHLAND COUNTY CEMETERY BOOK, VOL. II, DUTCH FORK
Over 3000 entries from 25 cemeteries found in the Dutch Fork area of Richland County, South Carolina. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE LIST OF INCLUDED CEMETERIES. Indexed, softbound   Cost: $20.00

RICHLAND COUNTY CEMETERY BOOK, VOL. III, HISTORIC COLUMBIA
Over 4500 entries from 13 cemeteries found in Historic Columbia.  CLICK HERE TO SEE THE LIST OF INCLUDED CEMETERIES. Indexed, softbound   Cost: $25.00

RICHLAND COUNTY CEMETERY BOOK, VOL. IV, GREATER COLUMBIA, PART ONE
Over 5000 entries from 21 cemeteries found within or near the incorporated city limits of Columbia including some that no longer exist. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE LIST OF INCLUDED CEMETERIES.  Indexed, softbound Cost: $35.00  paid.

RICHLAND COUNTY CEMETERY BOOK, VOL. V, GREATER COLUMBIA, PART TWO
Over 5900 entries from 21 cemeteries found within or near the incorporated city limits of Columbia including some that no longer exist.  CLICK HERE TO SEE THE LIST OF INCLUDED CEMETERIES. Indexed, softbound  Cost: $35.00

A 5 BOOK SET OF THE RICHLAND COUNTY CEMETERY RECORDS MAY ALSO BE PURCHASED -  COST: $135.00


INTERMENT RECORDS OF ELMWOOD CEMETERY, VOL. I, 1814-1939
O
ver 6000 entries from the original Elmwood Cemetery Interment Book.  Burial dates from 1819 thru 1939 are covered in this volume. Indexed,  softbound  Cost: $25.00

INTERMENT RECORDS OF ELMWOOD CEMETERY, VOL. II, 1940 - 1970
Over 6000 entries recorded from the original Elmwood Cemetery Interment Book. Burial dates from 1940 thru 1970 are covered in this volume. Indexed,  softbound  Cost: $25.00

INTERMENT RECORDS OF ELMWOOD CEMETERY, VOL. III, 1970 - 1990
Over 4500 entries recorded from the original Elmwood Cemetery Interment Book.  Burial dates from1970 thru 1990 are covered in this volume. Indexed,  softbound  Cost: $20.00

THE 3 VOLUME SET OF ELMWOOD INTERMENT RECORDS MAY ALSO BE PURCHASED- COST: $55.00 


A COLLECTION OF THE COLUMBIA JOURNAL, VOLS. 1-14.
This collection of the official publication of the Columbia Chapter contains a wealth of information about Richland County history, its people and its institutions. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE TABLE OF CONTENTS FOR THIS COLLECTION. Indexed, softbound  Cost: $29.00

LAKE MURRAY RECORDS
The Lake Murray Records  includes graveyard entries with correspondence between the company and the land owners where available.  It also includes 93 black and white photographs from sites before they were impounded by the waters of Lake Murray.  Indexed, softbound   Cost: $29.00

MARRIAGE RECORDS from the files of Olga Crosland Huey
This 50 page collection was arranged from index cards compiled by Mrs. Huey.  The sources, when known, are indicated at the end of each entry.  The groom’s names are listed alphabetically with an index of the bride’s names.  Parent’s names are not indexed.  Softbound Cost: $12.00

1888 COLUMBIA, SC CITY DIRECTORY
The 1888 Columbia City Directory is a valuable tool when searching for early residents of Columbia.  The information found here can help identify persons in the area that would be recorded on the1890 census if it existed. Information included in the directory is name, race, occupation and residence.  Softbound - Cost: $10

A COLLECTION OF THE COLUMBIA CHRONICLE- VOLS. 1 and 2
                                                                                            
[TWO BOOK SET]

This is a collection of the official newsletters published by the Columbia Chapter between 1996 and 2003.  They  contain a wealth of information about Richland County history, its people and its institutions. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE TABLE OF CONTENTS FOR THIS COLLECTION. Volume 2 has an every name index for both volumes. Softbound  Cost: $45.00

FOUNDING FAMILIES OF THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
This 400 page edition contains the records submitted for membership in The Founding Families of the State of South Carolina    To qualify a person had to prove direct descent from an ancestor who settled in South Carolina prior to May 23, 1788, the date South Carolina became a state.   This book contains the listing of ancestors, connecting family surnames and Founding Families member(s) who descend from that ancestor.  Also presented is a copy of the original descent charts submitted for membership in Founding Families, which contains a reference to the documents used to prove each generation of descent. Indexed, softbound    Cost: $55.00   OUT OF PRINT

A GUIDE TO CHURCH RECORDS (2 Vol. Set) by Theresa M. Hicks 
This set chronicles the development of South Carolina churches and their congregations. Included in Vol. 2 is an every name index for both volumes. Softbound   Cost:  $80.00

A GUIDE TO COUNTY RECORDS by Theresa M. Hicks 
Explanation of county and/or local source records of all types including land, probate, census, vital, cemetery, church, and military are covered.  Original maps and charts are included. Index of surnames, 388 pages, softbound Cost: $35.00
Available July 2005

CAROLINA CONNECTIONS by Theresa M. Hicks 
This book identifies persons associated with the settling of Carolina during the earl colonia period- some of whom survived all that was necessary to finally call it "Home" - others who may have never touched the soil of Carolina but had an interest, financial or otherwise- and others who passone on the scene.  It was compiled from records from various sources as an aid to genealogists.  Index of surnames, 349 pages, softbound.  Cost: $40.00
                                               
SAXE GOTHA NEIGHBORS by Theresa M. Hicks 
This book contains a history of the Saxe Gotha area and the people who settled it.  Mrs. Hicks tells this story by investigating the records created by or for them.  It contains a comprehensive study of what records can be found in various sources. Index of surnames, 345 pages, softbound.  Cost:  $30.00
Available July 2005

INDEPENDENT OR CIRCULAR CHURCH RECORDS CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA by Theresa M. Hicks and Frances S. Osburn
This book contains a list of burials found in the Circular Church yard.  The church was organized about 1680-1690.  Members of the  congregation included Presbyterians, Congregationalist and French Huguenots- some of the early leaders of the colony, mariners and merchants.  Others who died while visiting in Charleson are mentioned in the records and are buried in the church yard.   Indexed, softbound.  Cost: $12.00


COMPENDIUMS OF SOUTH CAROLINA RECORDS  - South Carolina Quitrents for 1733, 1734 and  Alphabet to the Old Receipt Book of His Majesty's Quit Rents, 1740-41
by Theresa M. Hicks
This book contains a three seperate books.  Quitrents for 1733 and 1734  include entry no., date, name, acres, location, amount to the quitrent and remarks.  the 1740-41 alph contains name and page no. on which the quit rents can be found.  Indexed, softbound.  Cost: $30.00

SOUTH CAROLINA QUITRENTS 1772-1773-1775  by Theresa M. Hicks and Frances S. Osburn
This book contains a record of the quitrents paid in Sotuh Carolina to the King of England for taxes on the property.  The quiternt was based on the grant.  The quitrents serve as a "Rent Roll" of the ealry property.   Information given is date, name number of acres and what rent, money received and remark.   Indexed, softbound.  Cost $30.00

SOUTH CAROLINA  INDIANS INDIAN TRADERS AND OTHER ETHNIC CONNECTIONS by Theresa M. Hicks
This book in the beginning explores the American Indians and their contact with their new English neighbors.  A large section contains a  number of Indian and Indian Trader's  family genealogies and there is a scetion on Contemporary Indians in South Carolina.  Indexed, softbound.  Cost $45.00

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THE COLUMBIA CHRONICLE
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