|Seeking info. on the SAMUEL RATCLIFF / RADCLIFF estate as
listed on the 1810 Census of Beafort Co SC. Any help or advise would be great!
Are their records intact from 1810??
|REGAN / FITTS
||Looking for info on Laeticia Regan and John Fitts, Jr., b. around 1750.
Also James Forrester (b. 1769) and Mary Reeves, b. abt 1788. 9
||Looking for family and any information on Robert Raymond Reid born Sep
8 1789, died July 1 1841. His father was John Robert Reid he was born 1758
in Ireland died 1782 in S. Carolina his mother was Joanna Garner born 1749
died 1701in S. Carolina. 30 Oct. 2000
||My great great grandfather, John E. H. Reid, is reported to buried on
Daufuski Island along with his daughter, Jane Reid Sandiford. I see that
the island seems to be in the hands of developers. Does anyone know if the
cemetery is still there and if I would be able to visit it. Jun 20,
||I am looking for any information on Robert Oswald Reynolds
and his wife Amelia Leonore Hubbard. Robert Oswald died on June 4, 1928 in
Beaufort, SC. Robert's son, John Henry Reynolds was my great
(3/22/99 2:31:14 PM)
||Is there a list of the burials at Sheldon Church? MY Thomas Wright Rhodes
was buried there in one of those big box-looking burials. I saw it when I
was a teenager, but it is gone now. I do have a Bible with the particulars
listed telling that he was buried at Sheldon Church. I can copy that to whoever
is keeping such a list. His wife Elizabeth Pheobe Jenkins Rhodes was
buried at Land's End next to a son who was killed by a slave. 20 June
||I am desperately looking for inf oon James Cameron Richardson who married
Esther Henrrietta Thames and built Oak Grove plantation between 1833-1856.
It is listed in the National Historic registry and was a camp at one time
to Shermans army. This is a branch of Richardsons that are my line.
12 Dec. 2000
||Looking for information about Ebenezer RIGGINS, b. bef. 1760.
Ebenezer's wife's name was believed to be Mary (surname unknown). At least
four children were born to them, all of whom are believed to have been born
in Beaufort District of S. Carolina -- James T. RIGGINS (b. abt 1794 - ?),
Sarah (b.1796-1872), Ebenezer, Jr. (b. abt 1793- d. aft 1870), William G.
(b.1810-1880) [possibly Jasper H. b.1817]. I'd be glad to share information
with other RIGGINS researchers. Related surnames from Beaufort District:
JAMES, HERRINGTON, and LUGG. (11/5/98 9:42:09
||I am looking for the burial place of Elsie Williams Riley
Brunson, 1839 - 1882 daughter of Miles Absent Riley and Elizabeth Wooten.
Wife of Thomas Jefferson Brunson. The family lived in the old Beaufort District
of SC. Any information on this family would be appreciated. I have info on
descendants for sharing. Thanks. (8/22/99 6:39:01
||Looking for the Riley family, Benjamin , Sarah (McBiede) Riley, Trotty,
Samuel Riley. African American descent, Though Trotty is listed as
Mulatto. Date of birth for Trotty is April 5, 1882. He married Susanna Robinson,
and moved to Savanah GA. Date is unknown. Found living with Mother Sarah,
Stepfather, brother Samuel, and grandmother in the 1910 census. Was working
for the post office at that time. Traced him to the post office in Philadelphia
PA in 1921. He remarried in Philadelphia to A Carrie Riley. Date unknown.
Had two children there, Trottie Jr., and Harriett Redd. No other information
available, except that his father Benjamin may be of white origin. 7
||My great, great grandmother was Indiana Serene Riley, born Dec. 28, 1847.
She married Elijah Cornelius Priester. I believe the Riley family lived in
the Laurel Bay area of Beaufort Co. I am searching for the name of
Indiana Riley's father. (Please request that my spamblocker accept your email)
||I am seeking data on earliest Rinkers, probably from Switzerland,
in any of these counties.
(12/24/98 2:48:31 PM)
||Seeking information on family of my great grandfather, William
Henry Rivers b: Mar. 1828, Beaufort. Second wife was Elizabeth Ann Goethe
daughter of George IV (prob. m. in GA). Also, would like to know who first
wife was. (7/6/98 8:51:59 PM)
||Where would we be likely to find an obituary for Delilah Smith Rivers,
died 1906, wife of James David Rivers, who appeared last on the 1900 Census
in Peeples, Hampton Co, SC in the household of William Davis and Adeline
Rivers as Mother-in-law? 29 March 2007
||Mary D. Saunders
||William Roberts was born about 1780, probaably in the Bahamas.
His parents are belived to have lived in Hilton Head or environs and moved
to the Bahamas, possibly because of being Loyalists during the Revolution.
I am searching for this Roberts family. (9/28/98
||I am interested in finding out more information about a Roberts
family that was in Beaufort County SC in 1850. Do you have information on
how far back Beaufort County court records go? I understand that there was
a record loss at one point, and I am curious as to how far back the court
records go. Thanks for you input. (4/25/97)
||James Brince Roberts, Sr., oldest son o James and Temperance
Davis Roberts was born in Beaufort County ca 1810 and died after 1844-50.
He married Elizabeth _____. They four children: Emma, b. 1838, d. 1885, m.
Daniel Simmons; Elizabeth, b. 1840, died young; Mary, b. 1842, d. 1898, m.
Wiley Thomas and James Brince Roberts, Jr. b. 1844. The family of Elizabeth
Roberts was found in the census of Beaufort County in 1850. James Brince
Roberts, Jr. was located in the 1860 census as living in the household of
one George Cope who was a merchant. Could Brince, Jr., have been apprenticed
out to George Cope to learn a trade? Would like to correspond with descends
of this family. 5 May 2001
||On a search engine I typed in Hezekiah Roberts andup pops a census record
for Beauford Co. Enumerated by Hezekiah. I went to your site and can find
nothing on this man. He is our brick wall. We could only go back to Hezekiah
born 1800 in S.C. so could I assume this Hezekiah could be his father?
||Josephine Robinson (Craven) Birth Aug. 1 1890 Death Sep. 1969
in Beaufort, SC (10/28/99 10:14:46 PM)
||am searching for information on my ancestors who lived in Beaufort S.C.
back in the late 1800's and early 1900's. My great grandfather was
Toby (Tobie) Robinson. He married an Eliza, last name unknown. They had two
Daughters name of Susanna, and Liddy, and four sons by the names of William,
Harry, Peter, and George. By the 1880 census, Toby was born around 1845,
and Eliza was born around 1848. I noticed an inquirey put out back in 1999
by a J.Edward Robinson looking for info on Jeremiah Backstitch. He and his
wife Ada Mirfe Russell had a daughter named Eliza among other siblings by
the name of henry, Jerry,, Ashton, and Sarah Rebecca. I sent Mr Robinson
an email, but it came back. 28 June 2004
||Joseph F Williams
||SARAH RODGERS, a widow w/7 children had a passport through Georgia in
1811. She finally settled in Washington/St. Tammany Parish on the Bogue Chitto
River. The children, as we believe are hers, are LURANY; JEMIMA; WILLIAM;
JOSEPH; NANCY; MARTHA; JOHN and ALLEN. (We are not sure about Nancy). She
was listed on a passport with the Abraham Breland family and believe there
MIGHT have been a family connection. It is further believed that SARAH was
pregnant with last son, ALLEN, who might have been born in Alabama.
15 April 2002
||Looking for any information on DAVID R. ROSE, alias WILLIAM
H. COLLETT. Lived in Beaufort late 1800's, died 1893, buried in the Nat.
Cem. there. Sold patent medicines in the SEA ISLANDS under the name of Dr.
ROSE. His wife was Mary E. Rose of Savannah, daughters, Osceola, Leroy. Any
information greatly appreciated. (7/6/98 8:39:18
||DAVID ALEXANDER ROSE was a sea captain working out of
Beaufort,S.C. at the time of his death,date unknown but before 1912.His wife
was MARY ETTA WALLER NONE' buried in Laurel Grove Cem. in Savannah,died in
1912.He had three daughters,Lillian who married a man with the last name
of GATCH, Leila, and Osceola,who married PERCY C. WOODCOCK of Savannah,Ga.
I'm searching for any information on this family,especially the date of death
and burial place for David Rose.Thanks for your help.
||Seeking information on Richard Rowe Sr. born 1750 in Beaufort
Co N.C. and moved to Beaufort District S.C. where his son Richard Jr. grew
up. Richard Jr's sisters were Hollen and Rhoda. Would specifically like to
find out who Richard Rowe's spouse was. (5/30/99
||I have land records 1771 for Job Rowley.Georgia passport when he an son
John went to La. one went in 1810 the other 1811.One daughter married a Smart
an stayed in Beaufort area. I am trying to find record of what country he
came from to Beaufort.Or any other records you might you came across. July
||Mathew Malachi Rushing was b1760 in Beaufort Co SC. He married
Elizabeth Thornhill in Beaufort,St. Peters Parish SC. He d1815 in Beaufort
SC. His wife and children moved to Pike Co AL some time after he died and
were buried there. The children were Mathew Rushing, Arther Rushing, Malachi
Rushing,Temperance Rushing, Rosanna Rushing, William Cain Rushing. If you
have anything conecting to this family please contact me.
(6/17/98 7:48:31 PM)
||Searching for information about Matthew Malachi Rushing, b. abt 1750,
Beaufort Dist., d. abt 1815 Beaufort Dist., shows up on 1790 census and 1800
census, Bft. 116. Served 21 days in the Revolutionary War. According to family
records, married Elizabeth Thornhill in 1786, Beaufort District. Any info
appreciated, especially the names of his parent. 13 June 2002
||Hi! I am trying to locate my ancestor..Matthew Malachi Rushing who is
suppose to be buried in the Smart 'Cemetary in St.Peter's Parish, Beaufort
Dist. S.C. ( He was born approx. 1750 in S.C. and died approx. 1815 in S.C.)
26 May 2006
||Frances Rushing Podein
||I have been working on a NC family named Rushing for lo, many years.
Of the several Rushings in Beaufort County in 1800 Nathaniel Rushing is the
only one who remained as he lived in St. Peters Parish in 1850 aged 75 with
a wife, Ann, 70 and both born in SC probably in Chesterfield County which
adjoins Anson Co., NC where most of the Rushings lived. Both are burned counties
(not by Yankees) so much data has been lost. 29 March 2007
||Amelia Russell was born in the Bahamas, Eleuthera (probably
Harbor Island) about 1785. Her parents, names unknown, are believed to have
come from Hilton Head or environs. They may have been Loyalists who were
exiled during the Revolution. I am searching for this Russell family with
roots in Hilton Head. (9/28/98 6:13:31 PM)
||John J. Ryan came into Charleston, SC from County Tipperary,
Ireland, age three, with his mother & father, 1820. They settled in Beaufort
Co. Father died abt 1833 & would have been buried in Catholic cemetery
in Beaufort Co. Seeking names of these parents? Does anyone have information
on cemetery in Beaufort Co during that time? Where can I find an inventory
of this cemetery. Does anyone living in the area do lookups? Thanks for any
assistance! (12/5/99 5:56:06 PM)
||The RYAN family left County Tipperary,Ireland about 1820-25,
landed in Charleston, SC and settled in Beaufort Co, SC. Family consisted
of Father, Mother, and young son, John J. Ryan, born 1817. They lived in
Beauford Co for a few years until the father died. He was Catholic and assume
was buried in the local Catholic cemetery. Am seeking cemetery records on
all Catholics with surname Ryan, who died 1825-35 in Beauford county. Trying
to establish full name and date of birth & death for father of John J.
Ryan. John J. Ryan died February 1869 in Barnwell. Thank you for any assistance!
(8/22/99 6:36:51 PM)