South Carolina Genealogy

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US TERRITORY OR
COLONY SETTLED

1729

STATEHOOD

1788

AVAILABLE STATE CENSUSES
(OR SIMILAR)

1829, 1839, 1868, 1869, 1875

FIRST FEDERAL CENSUS

1790

PUBLIC-LAND OR
STATE-LAND STATE

State

BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS
BEGIN

1915

MARRIAGE RECORDS
BEGIN

1950

CONTACT FOR VITAL RECORDS

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
Division of Vital Records

2600 Bull St.
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 898-3630

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