The History of Orangeburg County, South Carolina: From Its First Settlement to the Close of the Revolutionary War

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R.L. Berry, printer, 1898 - Orangeburg County (S.C.) - 572 pages
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A reference For geanealogist. this book is great.
John Chapman, John O'neil and A S Salley wrote of the central SC regions about the same time. 1892 to 1898 and covered Newberry district, Edgefield district and Orangeburg district of south carolina.



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Page 25 - South Carolina: George the Third by the Grace of God, of Great Britain, France and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, and so forth, To all to whom these presents shall come, Greeting: Know ye, that we of our special grace, certain knowledge and mere motion...
Page 26 - Together with privilege of hunting, hawking and fowling in and upon the same, and all mines and minerals whatsoever...
Page 26 - Cook, his heirs and assigns, yielding and paying therefor unto us, our heirs and successors, or to our Receiver-General for the time being, or to his Deputy or Deputies for the time being, yearly, that is to say, on the twenty-fifth day of March, in every year, at the rate of three shillings sterling, or four shillings proclamation money, for every hundred acres...
Page 26 - ... appertaining: Together with privilege of hunting, hawking and fowling in and upon the same, and all mines and minerals...
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Page 27 - And upon condition, that if the said rent, hereby reserved, shall happen to be in arrear and unpaid for the space of three years from the time it shall become due, and no distress can be found on the said lands, tenements, and hereditaments hereby granted...
Page 7 - States, civil and military, and all others whom it may concern, are desired to take notice and govern themselves accordingly. Given under my hand and seal, at...
Page 5 - Matthew, for the time being, shall and may nominate and appoint another person or persons to be commissioner or commissioners in the room or place of such so dead, absent or refusing to act, as to the said church wardens and vestry shall seem meet: which commissioner or commissioners so to be nominated and appointed, shall have the same powers and authority for putting this Act into execution, to all intents and purposes, as the commissioners herein named.
Page 26 - KAHUN his heirs or assigns, shall and do yearly, and every year, after the date of these presents, clear and cultivate at the rate of three acres for every hundred acres of land, and so in proportion according to the number of acres herein contained; and also shall and do enter a minute or docket of these our...
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