South Carolina County History and Listings
9/29/2010
Our county-by-county listing of South Carolina has contact information and dates vital records for historic and modern-day counties.
Jump to a letter within the listings: A-G | H-N | O-T | U-Z

Abbeville
Box 99, Abbeville, SC 29620
(864) 366-5312
http://www.abbevillecountysc.com
Incorporated: March 12, 1785
Parent county: District 96
Birth Records: 1915, Department of Health
Divorce: start in 1873, kept by Clerk of Court
Death: 1915, Department of Health
Court: 1873, Clerk of Court
Notes: Probate Judge has land records 1840-1875, marriage records 1911-1950, and probate records 1782-1950. Fire destroyed most pre-1872 county records.

Aiken
828 Richland Ave. W., Aiken, SC 29801
(803) 642-1715
http://www.aikencounty.net
Incorporated: March 10, 1871
Parent counties: Edgefield, Orangeburg, Barnwell, Lexington
Birth Records: start in 1901, kept by Department of Health
Marriage: 1911, Probate Judge
Divorce: 1873, Clerk of Court
Death: 1999, Department of Health
Probate: 1872, Probate Judge
Court: 1873, Clerk of Court
Land: 1872, Registrar Mesne Conveyance