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African American Research

African American Researchers & Surname Registry - Colleton, Dorchester and Bamberg Counties

Barnwell County (including current Bamberg Co)

South Carolina

Abbeyville County  SCGenWeb

Allendale County SCGenWeb

Darlington County SCGenWeb Sumter County SCGenWeb Timeline of African American Heritage in SC

Freedmen's Bureau - South Carolina Records

Christina's Links to SC African American Genealogy

African American Census Schedules - SC

Free African Americans (includes SC)

African American Genealogy- a Bibiography for Beginners

Afrigeneas Mailing List for SC Researchers

On Borrowed Ground- an essay about free African Americans in Charleston, 1810-1861

African American History Online- Sponsored by BellSouth

Beaufort, SC African American History

African Americans in the South Carolina Room

54th. Mass. Volunteer Infantry, Co. I

The Gullah Dialect and Sea Island Culture

African Americans and South Carolina - University of South Carolina

Documenting the American South-University of N.C.- Chapel Hill

Sweet Dreams of Freedom:  Freedwomen's Reconstruction of Life and Labor in
          Lowcountry South Carolina
History of African American Cemeteries in South Carolina

SC Slave Data On Personal Genealogy Sites

General Resource Centers for African American Genealogy Research

African American History Sites

Help!  We've got to start somewhere! Do you have something you can contribute?  Here are some  possibilities:
  • African American Church Records
  • African American Cemeteries (list) or Transcriptions
  • Biographies (published or composed by you)
  • Family Histories (your family's journey)
  • Personal Letters and Diaries - Excerpts
  • Family Stories about living in the old Colleton District
  • Photographs of African American Churches, Communities, or Cemeteries
  • Slave Information (usually found in Wills of slave owners)
  Pat Sabin

Genealogy Mailing List for South Carolina 
African American Research

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