Pickens County Genealogy
In 1828 Pickens County was formed from the Penleton District. This area had been Cherokee Indian territory prior to the Revolutionary War. The county was named for a Revolutionary War soldier, Brigadier General Andrew Pickens. The courthouse town of Pickens was established on the Keowee River. Oconee County was formed from Pickens in 1868 and too the location of the courthouse. A new courthouse was built within the confines of Pickens county and many residents of old Pickens relocated with their dismantled/reconstructed homes. Textiles have been a prominent product of Pickens County.
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Looking for info. on Berl Ferguson (b.Nov. 1851). Wife, Julia A.Ferguson (b.Sept. 1857), Son Barney L. (b.April 1883)
Living in Oconee County in 1900 Census
Looking for any information regarding the Ashley and Dunbar Family they are tied to my Family Lishe. Towns of interest in the County of Barnwell are Dunbarton, Myer Mills, Richland, Bennett Springs, Red Oak, Silverton. Lish Family are also connected to Owens, Green, Collins, Anderson, Tool, Sanders and Willis.
Rita L Hampton
Looking for birth records on Edmund Hodges who was born in 1776 in Marlboro County and is son of Isham/Isom Hodges.
Looking for information on family of Isham Hodges who died in 1798.
Wills and court documents would be appreciated
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The American flag that flies over the Pickens County Sheriff's Office will be raised high tonight despite an order by President Barack Obama that flags across the country be lowered to half-staff to honor the death of iconic South African leader Nelson …
SC sheriff refuses to lower flag in honor of Nelson Mandela
PICKENS COUNTY, N.C. â A South Carolina sheriff is refusing to lower the American flag in tribute to Nelson Mandela, saying the honor should be reserved for American citizens. President Obama ordered flags lowered to half-staff for the international …
South Carolina Sheriff Refuses Presidential Order to Lower Flag for Mandela
Rick Clark, the leader of the Pickens County Sheriff's Office, took to Facebook Friday to speak out against the president's proclamation. âI usually don't post political items, but today is different,â his message read. âNelson Mandela did great things …
Pickens County, South Carolina sheriff refuses to lower US flag to honor Mandela
On Friday, the sheriff of Pickens County, South Carolina Rick Clark refused to lower the flag to honor Nelson Mandela after US President Barack Obama made an executive order that all US flags to be flown at half mast in honor of Mandela until sunset today.
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PICKENS COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -. A South Carolina sheriff said he would not lower his department's flag for Nelson Mandela citing that the former South African president was not an American. "Nelson Mandela did great things for his country and was a brave …