South Carolina

Enslaved Persons & Slaveholders

This database is an ongoing project to index the names of enslaved persons and slaveholders. Each entry refers to the source of the information.

The database currently contains information extracted from:

Inventories and Appraisals in Laurens County, SC 1825-1826 and 1837-1839

Inventories and Appraisals in Greenville County, SC 1825-1829

Inventories and Appraisals in Barnwell County, SC 1809-1813, 1818-1821, 1821-1831 (NEW as of 13 June 2019)

Coming soon…additions from Charleston, SC

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