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RADCLIFFE Looking for descendants of Daniel Radcliffe who appears on the 1850 Richland Co. census. He is age 34 on the census. Under his name appear the following: Martha A. age 15,Julia A. age 12, John E.age 11, and Elizabeth age 9. (3/14/99 5:52:22 PM) S. Hovermale


Two family lines come from Richland Co. Mark and Rebecca BUSBEY owned a plantation. They are on the 1860 Richland County Census. The other family is Jacob and Mary RAMSEY. They too owned a plantation there and are also listed on the 1860 Census. Mark's daughter, Jane E. married Jacob's son, Robert M. Ramsey there in Richland by Mika Sharp according to civil war pension records. I have not been able to find a marriage date. Any help on these family or the family plantations, would be most appreciated. (3/14/99 5:28:25 PM) S. Patchen
RAUMILATT ELLA RAUMILATT - Married D.A. Sale, buried in lot #52 in St.Peters Cemetary in Columbia. Need to know if she had any siblings and family before and after her death in 1914 (12/28/97 1:00:01 PM) J Roland Hill
RAWINSON Looking for information on William Rawlinson, also various spellings including Rolinson, Rollison etc. William was born 1756-1759 moved to Autauga County, Alabama in 1822. There he bought land with John P. DeJarnett.Known children include Nathaniel, Nancy, Lewis, Asa, Agnes also possibly Daniel. (2/9/99) Gail W. Rolison
RAWLINSON Looking for any information regarding a Josephine Rawlinson or her husband Sam Rawlinson from Columbia, SC. Know that they lived in Richland County around 1920. These are my grandparents and I have no other knowledge about them. I do not know my grandmother's maiden name. Would like to know more about both grandparents' families and their relatives. (3/14/99 5:54:13 PM) Adrain Brooks
RAWLINSON Looking for information on the RAWLINSON famiy in Camden District, Richland Co., SC that appeared in the 1820 census. Nathan Rawlinson (born 1790) was on that census with 3 females who appear to be children and a grown female about his age...later he moved to LA and MS and married in 1825 to Susannah Joiner in Amite Co., MS where he died about 1875. IF Nathan was married in SC...what was his wife's name? (7/6/98 9:08:07 PM) E. Randall English
RAWLINSON I am tracing the family of BENJAMIN RAWLINSON (d. 5-14-1810, Richland County SC). He was a blacksmith. Wife not known. (His father was also named Benjamin.) His children were: Samuel Benjamin (ca1764-<1810); John (-1816); George; and Johanna (1760-ca1850)(m. JOSEPH MARTIN Sr.). (3/14/99 5:49:07 PM) Glenna Kinard
RAWLS Looking for any info. on ALL RAWLS families of RICHLAND county, SOUTH CAROLINA, from the 1760's before RICHLAND county was formed to present, especially REV. GABRIEL RAWLS and family including sons, ABEL, JOSEPH, JOHN, SILAS & LUKE, and the connections to the following families, LEWIS, KINSALOE (KINSLER ), BASS, BEASLEY, DASH & COON ( KUHN ) families. many thanks (6/15/99 12:26:32 AM) BOBBY RAWLS
RAWLS I am trying to establish a connection between Willis Ralls and Gabriel Rawls a resident of Richland County between circa 1770 to 1790. To help me connect to Gabriel, I am trying to find collateral evidence that Willis may have originated from Richland County by tracking his neighbors in Hopkins County, KY to Richland County. Willis arrived in Hopkins County by July 25, 1806. He is found on early land transactions involving William Owen, John McCormack, Jesse Walker, William Stewart, James Wilson, John Robertson, Calvin Merry, Joseph Henderson, Samuel Whiteside and William Whiteside. I am interested in corresponding with anyone who can assist me in connecting these families to Richland County. (3/14/99 5:29:44 PM) David A. Ralls
RAY I am looking for information about Dr. W. W. Ray of Congaree, S. C. who died in 1929. An obituary who be great or anything is appreciated. Anyone working on Ray/MacRays our Scottish/Irish line is ask to contact us so we can compare. (1/25/98 1:12:10 PM) Rita Ray


I am looking for information on William M. G. Reasoner. I know that he was born 14 Oct, 1875 and died 20 Nov. 1890, he was 20 yrs. old when he died and the newspaper don't go that far back for an Obits on him. I know that he is buried at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens on Elmwood,Columbia,SC. His twin brother and wife, sister and mother are all buried there. I have information on all but, William and I cannot find him nowhere. Any information on this family would be very much appreciated. 2 Nov. 2000

V. Ellisor

REES(E) I'm searching for REES(E) family connections in Richland, SC, from the early 1700 to the early 1800s. Key names are Rev. Joseph Rees (1732-1795) and son Ephraim Rees (1755-1823). (2/13/98 10:28:35 PM) Rod
REINHARDT I am looking for anyone who knew my mother, Jean Hampton Elder Reinhardt, during the year 1966. I was born in the old Columbia Hospital on July 8, 1967. My mother died in May of 1977 and I have not been able to get in touch with anyone who knew her so long ago. If there is any chance that someone out there knew her, please let me know. This would mean a lot to someone with a lost past. My mothers residences would have included Charlotte, Columbia, and either Anchorage or Juno Alaska. She was formerly married to a Charles Reinhardt and beared 2 children, Mitzi and Michelle. (both of different relationships) (5/10/99 11:45:56 PM) Michelle Griffin
RENEW I would like to exchange information with anyone who is doing research on the RENEW family and related families. (8/22/99 7:09:45 PM) KEN RENAU
REVEL My ancestor Charles Revel is on the 1830 census in Richland County. I feel that he must have married there. He was born abt. 1812. His wife name was Nancy. Next found on 1840 census in Marion County, AL. Next found on 1850 census in Lowndes County, MS. First child Susan b. 1830 SC. Second Cela b. 1834 SC. The other children Jonathan, Didema, James, Sarah, Savine and Charles, Jr. were born in AL. Charles Revel is buried in Lowndes County, MS. I am searching for Charles Revel's father and also the last name of Nancy (need proof of their marriage). Thanks for any help. (5/18/98 10:11:38 PM) Jane L. Nickles


I am searching for Frank Richardson and Louanna Baker Richardson death records; I think he died in Nov.1923 in Richland County and she died March 15, 1942 in Richland County. C. Baker
RIDDLESPERGER Searching for info. on David RIDDLESPERGER who d 1811 in Columbia SC. B in Charlston Co. Have more on rest of family nothing more on David. much thanks (3/9/98 6:42:02 PM) Mike Moss


I am searching for wife of William Rives (1767-1804), son of William and Lucy Wyche. The book, Reliques of Rives states "Rebecca Jackson?"-period. Perhaps she is daughter of one of the early Jackson family men in Old 96th District. Any information or leads will be greatly appreciated. Thank you so much. 12MAR2000

MS Trigg





I am trying to research my father's family. His name was Moody Erskine Robbins. He was born in Cowpens, SC, in Sep 1911 (I think!). His father's name was Joseph Robbins and his mother was Daisy. He lived all his life in West Columbia, SC, and died in the Baptist Hospital in 1989. He served with Patton in WWII. 30 Oct. 2000 K. Robbins Belue
ROBERTS Searching for info on Hezikiah Roberts. He married Centelia Shannon and they had two daughters. One of them was my g-grandmother, Sarah Elizabeth who married Joel Brown. My g-grandmother was born around 1862 and they lived in Richland County at least part of the time. (8/9/98 11:30:39 AM) Jean Brown/Maxwell
ROBERTS I'm looking for the family of George P. ROBERTS(b.1857 d.12 March 1930) and Hattie BRAZELL ROBERTS(d.1927). They had several children.I am a decedent of their son William ROBERTS(b.22Mar.1914 d.12 June 1959)I would be grateful for any information on the ROBERTS or BRAZELLfamilies. (7/17/97) Cheryl Passey


Interested in info about Robert Riley Roddy, born in SC on 9 March 1820 and possible link to Ephreum Roddy, born in Pennsylvania 5 August 1786. Were they father and son or uncle and nephew? 19 Dec. 1999 S. Roddy Smith
ROGERS ROGERS - looking for info on "Al" or A.L. Rogers, married to Margaret Rose sometime in the late 1920's/early 1930's. They had one daughte (Gloria - my mother). They were supposedly divorced shortly after her birth in 1935. He then supposedly move "back" to Virginia and remarried. That was the last any one heard from him. ANY help or info would be appreciated. (6/15/99 6:09:01 PM) Kevin R. Murphy
ROGERS ROGERS - looking for info on "Al" or A.L. Rogers, married to Margaret Rose sometime in the late 1920's/early 1930's. They had one daughte (Gloria - my mother). They were supposedly divorced shortly after her birth in 1935. He then supposedly move "back" to Virginia and remarried. That was the last any one heard from him. ANY help or info would be appreciated (6/15/99 6:09:01 PM) Kevin R. Murphy


Seeking info on Julia Ann ROLLISON b. 1837 Richland Dist.;married Richard SANDERS, d. 1903(?). Mother was Joanna MARTIN b. 1815 Richland Dist. to Trinity ?. Can anyone help? Julia had 2 sisters- Nancy & Helen. (3/18/99) Kim Bryant
ROOK My grandfather died while an inmate @ CCI 1935. The only facts I have came from vital stats records at Spartanburg County Library no code for cause of death listed grandmother (now deceased) had 7 cildren and lived in poverty yet he had private burial in another county any obituaries or any info needed pleas (12/5/99 6:11:38 PM) Debbie Rook Harrill
ROSE ROSE - looking for info on Margaret ROSE Rogers, married to A.L.or "Al" Rogers sometime in the late 1920's/early 1930's. They had one daughter (Gloria - my mother). They were supposedly divorced shortly after her birth in 1935. He then supposedly moved "back" to Virginia and remarried. That was the last any one heard from him. ANY help or info would be appreciated. (6/15/99 6:10:50 PM) Kevin R. Murphy


Robert E. Russell and Martha Margret Taylor were married before 1824 in Columbia, South Carolina. Robert H. Russell was born July 5, 1825 in Columbia, South Carolina. They must have separated soon after this. 11 Aug. 2000

S. Taylor

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