||I am working on the Ramsey family in this area.
||Information for Issac Oliver Polk and Elizabeth
Rentz they had a 1841 marriage. I would like to find their parents and brothers
and sisters names and all, birth dates, death dates I have Hampton Co. as
a marriage place. (8/9/98 11:03:36 AM)
||I am working on the Rhodes family in this area.
||I am seeking data on earliest Rinkers, probably
from Switzerland, in any of these counties. (12/24/98
||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)
||Seek information on Temperence DAVIS ROBERTS.
B. 1790 in Whippy Swamp, SC. She was married to James Roberts - b. Nov. 1784
Pondtown SC; d. Nov. 1868 Lake Butler FL... looking for info on their marriage
and the parents of Temperence. All are supposedly members of the Prince
Williams Parish in Hampton County... which used to be part of Beaufort...
any help is greatly appreciated.; 18 June 2001
||JAMES BRINCE ROBERTS, SR., oldest son of JAMES AND TEMPERANCE DAVIS ROBERTS
was born in (now) Hampton County, Prince William Parish, ca 1810 and died
between 1844-50. He married ELIZABETH _____. Thad four children: EMMMA, b.
1838, d. 1805, m. DANIEL SIMMONS; ELIZABETH ROBERTS, B. 1840, D. YOUNG; MARY
ROBERTS, B. 1842, D. 1898, m. WILEY THOMAS and JAMES BRINCE ROBERTS, JR.,
b. 1844. Have been searching for some of the descendants of any of these
children, especially JAMES BRINCE ROBERTS, JR. In 1860, he was found living
in the household of GEORGE COPE and family in Beaufort (now Hampton), Prince
William Parish, listed as being fifteen years of age. GEORGE COPE was
listed as a Merchant. Could BRINCE,JR., have been apprenticed out to GEORGE
COPE to learn a trade? I would appreciate getting in touch with descendants
of any of these children. Would be happy to share Roberts information. 18
||Seeking info on Mary, possibly, Todd, married John Ruis/Rewis, late 1700's,
died in Tattnall county Georgia, mid 1800's. 5 Nov. 2002
||William Orbie Ruis Jr.
||We are seeking information on a Mary Rushing who was born in Beaufort
Co (no date available) and later married a John A. Johnson (Johnston). He
supposedly was wounded in the war and later died. Mary grieved herself to
death. They had only one son, John A., Jr., who was taken in by Thomas O.
Rushing. Legend has it that they resided in Hampton Co. before moving to
Adams Run Township, Ravenel. We have searched census records and just
havent been able to make any connections. Any help on this would
be appreciated 14 Sept. 2006
||Seek information about Sam & Beaulah Russells
who lived in Hampton County, SC, 1860, one of their daughters was named Rossie
Russell Lawton Smith, who married Bascolm Lawton, and later Shaderick Smith,
she lived in Pineland, Jasper County, SC. In 1901 she had a son named William
Henry Smith, my father. Other children of Rossie Smith; Gertrude, Elsy, Nella,
Delita, Pullman, Sam, Jim, Leonard, Bascolm Lawton. Some of these people
are buried in Mount Moriah Church cemetary in Pineland, SC. The Lawtons &
Smiths owned land in Pineland, SC which was sold in 1960's. Any information
on the "Black" Russells, Lawtons, or Smiths would be appreciated, I am willing
to share what information I have. It is reported they were "free born people
of color" during the 1850's. (8/22/99 6:40:09
||Hi, I am interested in trying to find out about my ancestors who lived
in Goethe Township per the census records of that time. My Great, great,
great, great grandfather William Russell lived in front of the Lebanon Church
in what is now Scotia or it could be Furman, SC. It is said that they gave
the land for the Lebanon church to built on. They have a cementery on the
right side of the church that is for the descendants of William and Mary
Russell. And they had around 900 acres of land from there to the Savannah
River. I am interested in knowing more about them and if The Goethe Family
live next door to them. Could they have possibly known each other. Please
email me back. would love to hear or find out that part of my history. The
whites are buried on the left side and one of the graves list a Goethe. 27
||Looking for information on the RUTH family. Sarah
Barton Ruth Murdaugh (1842-1888). She had a brother Abram Ruth who was once
sheriff of Hampton County, SC. Were there more children? Parents were believed
to be Abhram and Christiana Ruth. Any information is appreciated.
(11/28/97 9:28:26 AM)
||I am looking for any descendant of Tom Rutledge,
circa 1915, who might be interested in a letter I found tucked into a book
titled the Carolina Lowcountry. It is by a woman named Ethel and is dated
Tuesday,April 13, 1915. It is a very charming letter.
(12/24/98 3:31:22 PM)