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Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Books 16, 17, 18

By: Carol Wells

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W0670


Although these abstracted deeds were recorded from 1798 to 1800, the years in which they were written stretch from the 1760s. Many chains of title reach back to the 1750s and may tell of land sold, disputed and inherited; they name heirs, kinfolk of other surnames, remarriages, residences in different states and counties, and may state exact or approximate dates of arrivals, departures, deaths and marriages. Edgefield then included parts of present Aiken, Greenwood, McCo... View more info

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Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Books 19, 20, 21, & 22

By: Carol Wells

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W0704


By the end of the 18th century, Edgefield County veterans of the American Revolution were becoming the older generation. Changes surrounded them. The cotton gin gave a profitable crop to the South and strengthened the once-fading institution of slavery. Prices of slaves and land rose. Large holdings were divided into farms. There was much traffic across the Savannah River with Augusta, Georgia. Deed books concern land conveyances but also contain powers of attorney, depo... View more info

Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Books 23, 24, 25, 26

By: Carol Wells

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W0888


At the time these deeds were written, Edgefield contained all or parts of the present counties of Aiken, Greenwood, McCormick and Saluda. Deed books contain not only land conveyances, but also powers of attorney, depositions, judicial sales and sales of household and farm equipment, livestock and slaves. The earliest of these was dated 1749; many were dated to the 1760s. View more info

Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Books 27, 28 and 29

By: Carol Wells

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W1073


In this book are mentioned the names of more than 3,700 free persons. They are sellers, buyers, orphans, widows, adjoining neighbors, previous owners, and donors of gifts to children and friends. Most deeds concern land conveyances. There are also prenuptial agreements, mortgages, powers of attorney, certification of documents completed in other states, and depositions made by witnesses to controversial events. More than 200 slaves are named, the majority being sold or g... View more info

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Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Books 32 and 33

By: Carol Wells

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W1554


Recorded between 1814 and 1817, years which saw many families leave Edgefield County to settle in newly acquired territories in the South and West. View more info

Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Books 36, 37 & 38

By: Carol Wells

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W1807


Here is the latest in this useful series of deed book abstracts. In addition to the names, dates and land descriptions one would expect to find in such records, these deed abstracts also reveal names of children and neighbors, ties to other areas, clues to family wealth (or lack of), names of wives, mothers, witnesses, slaves, previous spouses, kinship, etc. Occasionally deeds were written many years before they were recorded. A few chains of title date back to grants ma... View more info

Edgefield County, South Carolina Probate Records Boxes Four Through Six, Packages 107 - 218

By: Carol Wells

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W3581


Probate records are sworn documents that go beyond the will to show how the estate was settled. These records offer insight even when persons left no will. They may reveal names, relationships, date of death, items being sold, names of buyers, final distribution, money due to the estate, and more. Probate records are especially valuable for researchers in the difficult field of black genealogy. Slave names may be traced from estate to estate. The early nineteenth-century... View more info

Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Books 30 and 31

By: Carol Wells

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: W1317


Deed books contain not only land conveyances, but also powers of attorney, depositions, judicial sales, and sales of household and farm equipment, livestock and slaves. These transactions often name wives, children, parents, assorted kinfolk, previous owners, witnesses, justices and others. These deeds were recorded between December 1809 and July 1814, a time of great dispute in South Carolina over the issue of a high or low tariff. Property locations are identified by n... View more info

Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Books 34 and 35

By: Carol Wells

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: W1668


Here is the latest in this useful series of deed book abstracts. In addition to dates of conveyances and names of grantors and grantees as listed in courthouse indexes, deeds name place of residence which may be in another district, state or country. Deeds may note the location of land, names of watercourses, names of adjoining landowners, original grantee, wives or mothers with dower interests to the land, and names of witnesses. Deeds concerning inheritances may list s... View more info

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Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Books 42 and 43, 1826-1829

By: Carol Wells

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: W4509


The deed book abstracts in this volume were gleaned from documents that were recorded between 1826 and 1829. In addition to the names, dates and land descriptions one would expect to find in such records, these deed abstracts also reveal names of children and neighbors, ties to other areas, clues to family wealth (or lack of), names of wives, mothers, slaves, previous spouses, kinship, etc. These pages contain deeds of trust for protection of wives and small children fro... View more info

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Edgefield County, South Carolina Deed Books 44 and 45, Recorded 1829-1832

By: Carol Wells

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: W4779


The deed book abstracts in this volume were gleaned from documents that were recorded between 1829 and 1832. In addition to the names, dates and land descriptions one would expect to find in such records, these deed abstracts also reveal names of children and neighbors, ties to other areas, clues to family wealth (or lack of), names of wives, mothers, slaves, previous spouses, kinship, etc. These pages contain deeds of trust for protection of wives and small children fro... View more info

Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Books 39 and 40

By: Carol Wells

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: W4120


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Edgefield County, South Carolina: Deed Book 41

By: Carol Wells

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: W4339


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Early Edgefield District, South Carolina, Census

By: Lawrence E. Jarrell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: J0898


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