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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Duke offers to pay half for Sassafras Mountain observation tower
PICKENS COUNTY, SC â Duke Energy is offering to pay about half the cost of an observation tower atop South Carolina's highest peak under a proposal to relicense dams for two mountain lakes. The company says it will spend $500,000 toward construction …
Pickens County Courier
Robinson represents SC at NFDA Advocacy Summit
Pickens County Courier
EASLEY â Christopher P. Robinson, of Robinson Funeral Homes in Pickens County, recently spent time in Washington, D.C., attending the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Advocacy Summit. As president of the South Carolina Funeral …
Pickens County Students Make Dean's List at Southern Wesleyan
The following Pickens County students earned a GPA of 3.5 or higher on all work attempted (12 hours or more) during the spring 2013 semester, with no grade for any single course below 3.0: Central Dawn Bright, Elementary Education; Chloe Bryant, …
Courier Classifieds 5-22-13
Pickens County Courier
5-22 âââââââââââââ- Contents of the following storage units located at 222 Morris Rd., Pickens, SC, will be disposed of if rent not paid by May 31st, 2013. Unit A â Justin Galloway, Unit H â Patricia Pyle, and Unit S â Ginger Lewis. 5/22 …
Pickens County Students Graduate from Tri-County Technical College
Following the speech, Dr. Booth and other College officials presented degrees, diplomas and certificates to the following Pickens County graduates: FROM CENTRAL: Sara Ann Alexander, Nursing; Colin C. Allan, Basic Carpentry; Monique Alena Bonaccorsi, …
South Carolina mom shot, killed her two young kids, police say
An autopsy report released by the Pickens County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday said the children â Sawyer Simpson, 5, and Carly Simpson, 7, — were shot multiple times, NBC station WYFF in Greenville, S.C., reported. An arrest warrant obtained by the …
Suzanna Brown Simpson, SC mom, fatally shoots kids, ages 7 and 5, leaves …
Police: SC Woman Shoots Family, Killing Her 2 Kids
911 calls released after SC mom kills her son and daughter, police say