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History of Williamsburg, SC

HISTORY OF WILLIAMSBURG, S.C.

Something About the People of Williamsburg

County, South Carolina, from the first Settlement

by Europeans About 1705 until 1923.

BY WILLIAM WILLIS BODDIE

1923

This 575 page book contains an 17 page index and covers the history of Williamsburg from its beginning to 1923.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

I. BEFORE WILLIAMSBURG HAD A NAME

II. THE KINGS TREE AND WILLIAMSBURG TOWNSHIP

III. ORIGINAL SETTLERS

IV. THE PEOPLE WHO SETTLED WILLIAMSBURG

V. ECONOMIC CONDITIONS

VI. CHURCHES AND CHURCHMEN

VII. GROWING PAINS AND PETITIONS

VIII. COLONIAL WILLS

IX POLITICAL AND SOCIAL MATTERS

X. THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION

XI WILLIAMSBURG SOLDIERS IN REVOLUTION

XII. GOVERNMENT BY THE PEOPLE

XIII. THE TOWN OF WILLIAMSBURG 1788

XIV. WILLIAMSBURG CENSUS, 1790

XV. PRESBYTERIANISM REGNANT

XVI. WILLIAMSBURG TAXPAYERS, 1811

XVII. ROADS AND FERRIES FROM 1788 TO 1830

XVIII. GOVERNMENT AND OFFICIALS, 1783 1830

XIX. OLD WILLS AND NOTES ON THEM

XX. ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL LIFE, 1783 1830

XXI INDIANTOWN CHURCH, 1819 1830

XXII. THE NULLIFICATION MOVEMENT, 1832

XXIII. PURITANISM, CALVINISM, AND ARMINIANISM

XXIV. THINGS, POLITICAL. AND SOCIAL, 1830-1860

XXV. TRANSPORTATION, 1830 TO 1860

XXVI. SLAVERY AND SECESSION

XXVII. WILLIAMSBURG, C. S. A., 1861

XXVIII WILLIAMSBURG C. S. A., 1862

XXIX. WILLIAMSBURG, C. S. A., 1863

XXX. WILLIAMSBURG, C. S. A., 1864

XXXI. WILLIAMSBURG C. S. A., 1865

XXXII. WILLIAMSBURG U. S. A., 1865

XXXIII. RECONSTRUCTION

XXXIV. ANOTHER WILLIAMSBURG

XXXV. PUBLIC EDUCATION SINCE 1880

XXXVI. RELIGIOUS DENOMINATIONS 1865 1923

XXXVII. BANKING IN WILLIAMSBURG

XXXVIII. THROBBING WAR DRUMS CALL

XXXIX MANY THINGS

XL. GENERAL PROGRESS

Index:

Abrams, Adair, Adams, Addison, Akerman, Alexander, Allen, Alling, Allison, Allsbrook, Alston, Altman, Amaker, Anderson, Andrew, Andrews, Archibald, Ard, Ardesoif, Arely, Armes, Arminius, Arms, Armstrong, Arnett, Arnette, Arnetts, Arrowsmith, Asbury, Askins, Athol, Atkins, Atkinson, Austin, Avant, Averton, Axson, Ayers, Babb, Baggett, Bagnal, Bagnall, Bailey, Baker, Baldwin, Ball, Ballentine, Banks, Barber, Barefield, Barefoot, Barfield, Barker, Barley, Barnes, Barns, Barnwell, Barr, Barren, Barrineau, Barron, Barrow, Barrs, Barry, Barrys, Bartell, Barthley, Barton, Basnet, Basnett, Bass, Bates, Battiste, Baxley, Baxter, Baylor, Beard, Beasley, Beatty, Beauregard, Becton, Bedgegood, Bedon, Belin, Bell, Bellune, Belser, Benbow, Bennett, Benson, Bentley, Benton, Bernard, Berry, Berwick, Biggen, Bignion, Bignions, Billum, Bineau, Birch, Bishop, Blackborn, Blackmon, Blackwell, Blackwood, Blake, Blakeley, Blakely, Blakelys, Blakeway, Blanchard, Bland, Blanding, Bliss, Blount, Blunt, Bluset, Boatwright, Boddie, Boisseau, Boling, Bonneau, Bonnell, Boon, Boone, Booth, Borland, Borrell, Bossard, Bostwick, Boswell, Botsford, Bourk, Boutwell, Bowden, Bowen, Bowlee, Boyd, Boyds, Boykin, Boyle, Bracey, Bradford, Bradham, Bradley, Bradleys, Bradshaw, Brady, Bragdon, Bragg, Brand, Braswell, Braveboy, Braxton, Bridgman, Bristow, Britton, Brock, Brockinton, Brogdon, Broome, Broughton, Browder, Brown, Browns, Bruce, Brunson, Bryan, Bryant, Buchanan, Buckels, Buckles, Budden, Buddin, Bueck, Bufkin, Buford, Bugnion, Bull, Bulloch, Bunch, Burbage, Burch, Burdick, Burgess, Burguson, Burket, Burkett, Burnett, Burns, Burr, Burrows, Bushart, Butler, Buxton, Byrd, Cade, Cain, Caisee, Calcobb, Calcot, Calder, Caldwell, Calhoun, Callebuff, Callum, Calvin, Cambrahan, Camden, Cameron, Camlin, Camp, Campbell, Campbells,Canby, Cannady, Cannon, Cantey, Cantley, Cantzor, Capell, Capers, Carge, Carlisle, Carne, Carnegie, Carr, Carraway, Carroll, Carson, Carter, Caselman, Cash, Casselman, Caswell, Cauthern, Chamberlain, Chambey, Chandler, Cheesborough, Cherry, Chicken, China, Chosewood, Chovin, Christmas, Claffy, Clapp, Clark, Clarke, Clarkson, Clay, Clegg, Cleland, Clyde, Coachman, Coachmans, Cochran, Cockfield, Cockfields, Cohn, Coker, Cole, Coleman, Collette, Collier, Collins, Collum, Coltrain, Comb, Comie, Commander, Conde, Conn, Connel, Connell, Conner, Connor, Conrad, Conyers, Cook, Cook, Cooke, Cooper, Copeland, Corbett, Cordes, Cormick, Cornell, Cornwallis, Coskney, Cottingham, Council, Counts, Coupland, Courtney, Cousar, Couterier, Covert, Covington, Coward, Cowls, Cox, Coxs, Crapper, Crapps, Craps, Crasener, Crawford, Crawfords, Creesey, Creesy, Cress, Cribb, Crockett, Croft, Cromer, Cromwell, Crosby, Crousby, Cubstead, Cumbee, Cummings, Cummins, Cunningham, Curtain, Cusack, Cutt, Daggett, Daigle, Dale, Daniel, Daniels, Danner, Darby, Dargan, Darnall, Darwin, David, Davidson, Davis, Davison, Dawsey, Dawson, Day, Dee, Deery, DeHay, Dennis, Derrick, DeSaussure, Dial, Dials, Dick, Dickerson, Dickey, Dickeys, Dickson, Digman, Dinkins, Dix, Dixon, Dobbin, Dobein, Dobien, Dollard, Donath, Donnelly, Donnely, Doty, Doughty, Douglas, Douglass, Dove, Dowen, Downing, Doyle, Dozier, Drake, Draughn, Dreifus, Drew, Driefus, Driggers, Drowhanny, Drummond, DuBose, Dubush, Dufford, Duke, Dukes, Duncan, Dunlap, Dunn, Dupre, Durand, Durant, Durong, Dye, Eaddy, Early, Eason, Easterling, Edgar, Edmonds, Edmund, Edwards, Edwin, Elam, Eldridge, Eliott, Elliott, Ellis, Elwell, Emanuel, Epps, Erckmann, Ervin, Ervins, Etheridge, Evans, Eveleigh, Everett, Ezekiel, Ezell, Fagin, Fairey, Fairy, Falcon, Farrington, Farris, Feagan, Feagin, Felder, Felps, Fenegan, Fenters, Ferdon, Ferguson, Ferrel, Ferrell, Ferry, Filligan, Fillyaw, Fincke, Finklea, Finkly, Finley, Finleys, Fisher, Fitch, Flagler, Flaglers, Fleming, Flemings, Flinn, Flower, Flowers, Floyd, Fluitt, Flynn, Folly, Footman, Forbes, Ford, Fordyce, Forrait, Forrest, Forrister, Fort, Foster, Fowler, Foxsworth, Foxworth, Francis, Franklin, Fraser, Freeman, Frierson, Friersons, Frost, Fryer, Fullwood, Fulmore, Fulton, Fultons, Funderburk, Funk, Furman, Futhy, Gadsden, Gaillard, Galbraith, Galloway, Gamble, Gambles, Game, Gamewell, Gano, Gantt, Gardner, Garfield, Garland, Garner, Garrison, Gashum, Gaskin, Gaskins, Gasque, Gause, Geddings, Gee, George, German, Gewinner, Gibbons, Gibson, Gilbert, Gilbraith, Gilchrist, Giles, Gill, Gilland, Gillespie, Gilley, Gilliard, Gillis, Ginn, Girrand, Gist, Gladden, Glass, Glassen, Glenn, Glover, Goddard, Godfrey, Godwin, Going, Goode, Goodwin, Gordon, Gore, Gorman, Gotea, Goude, Goudge, Gouge, Gourdin, Gourdins, Gourley, Gowdy, Grady, Graham, Grahams, Grant, Gray, Grayson, Green, Greene, Greenes, Greer, Greetless, Gregg, Greggs, Gregory, Grendfeld, Grendfield, Gresham, Grier, Griffis, Griggs, Grimes, Grimke, Guerry, Guess, Guild, Guilds, Guinna, Gunther, Gwin, Haddock, Hagan, Hagar, Hagood, Haines, Hains, Hair, Halcher, Halfacre, Hall, Hallimer, Halls, Ham, Hambelton, Hamilton, Hamiltons, Hammett, Hammond, Hampton, Hanes, Hanford, Hanna, Hannah, Hannas, Harbin, Hardee, Harden, Hardger, Hardick, Harding, Hardy, Harelson, Harlee, Harmon, Harmons, Harmony, Harper, Harrell, Harrelson, Harrington, Harris, Harrison, Harshey, Hart, Harth, Hartley, Harvey, Haselden, Haseldens, Haseldon, Hassell, Hatchell, Hatfield, Hathaway, Hathhorn, Hawkins, Hawley, Haws, Hawthorn, Hayne, Haynesworth, Hazeldon, Heath, Heathley, Heathly, Hedelston, Heins, Heller, Helms, Hemingway, Henderson, Hendlen, Hendleys, Hendlin, Henlin, Hennesy, Henry, Hepburn, Herdick, Herndon, Heron, Herren, Herron, Hester, Hetchinhan, Hewitt, Hickman, Hicks, Hickson, Hiddleston, Hill, Hilton, Hinds, Hinnant, Hinson, Hirsch, Hitch, Hix, Hixon, Hoddy, Hodge, Hodges, Holden, Holding, Holland, Holleman, Holliday, Holman, Holmes, Hoole, Hope, Hopkins, Hopton, Horlbeck, Horn, Horry, Horton, Houldon, Houston, Howard, Howe, Howell, Huckaby, Hudson, Huger, Huggins, Hughes, Hughs, Hull, Hume, Humes, Humfrey, Humphrey, Humphreys, Hunter, Hurt, Hutchenson, Hutchinson, Hutson, Hydecker, Hyman, Inabnit, Inglis, Ironmonger, Irwin, Isham, Ivey, Jackson, Jacobs, James, Jamison, Jannerett, Janneretts, Jarvis, Jaudon, Jayroe, Jefferson, Jenkins, Jenkinson, Jenner, Johnson, Johnsons, Johnston, Jolly, Jones, Jordan, Jordon, Joseph, Josey, Joy, Joye, Julian, June, Justice, Kaler, Keels, Keith, Kellahan, Kelley, Kelly, Kelty, Kennedy, Kennedys, Kerwin, Kimball, Kimbrough, Kinder, Kinders, King, Kingswood, Kirby, Kirk, Kirkley, Kirkpatrick, Kirton, Knight, Knox, Koger, Koon, Kramer, LaBlanc, Lacey LaFar, Lafayette, Lake, Lamb, Lambert, Lambson, Lancaster, Land, Lander, Landsdale, Lane, Lanels, Laney, Langdon, Langston, Lanham, Lansdale, Lapierre, LaRebour, Laroche, Larrimore, Latham, Law, Lawremore, Lawrence, Laws, Lay, Layman, Lee, Legare, Leger, Leighton, Lemon, Lenerieux, Lentz, Lenud, Lequeu, Lequeux, Lequex, Lesesne, Lester, Lever, Levi, Leviston, Levy, Lewis, Lide, Lifrage, Ligneager, Liles, Lincoln, Lindsay, Lindsays, Lining, Linson, Little, Littlefield, Lloyd, Lockamy, Locke, Lockliear, Lockwood, Logan, Long, Lovett, Lowder, Lowry, Lucas, Luiser, Lunn, Lynam, Lynch, MacAlpin, Macaulay, Macauley, Macauleys, MacGregor, Mack, MacKeithan, Mackintosh, Mackusie, Magrath, Mahaffy, Majors, Malcolmson, Malone, Malones, Malpess, Mammon, Manigault, Manning, Manton, March, Marion, Markey, Marler, Marlow, Marlowe, Marner, Marsden, Marsh, Marshall, Martin, Mason, Massibean, Mathews, Matthews, Maurice, Maxwell, Maxwells, May, Mayes, Mayville, McAlister, McAllister, McBane, McBride, McBrides, McCabe, McCall, McCalla, McCallister, McCallisters, McCallum, McCants, McCarty, McCauley, McCave, McChesney, McClam, McClary, McClarys, McCleland, McClelland, McClinchy, McClure, McColl, McCollough, McColloughs, McConnell, McConnells, McCormick, McCottry, McCown, McCoy, McCracker, McCrady, McCrea, McCreary, McCreas, McCreight, McCulloh, McCullough, McCulloughs, McCutchen, McCutchens, McDaniel, McDole, McDonald, McDonalds, McDowell, McDuffie, McElroy, McElveen, McElveens, McEwen, McFadden, McFaddin, McFarland, McGavy, McGee, McGhee, McGill, McGills, McGinness, McGinney, McGinnis, McGirt, McGirts, McGrath, McGregor, McGuinness, McIntosh, McIntoshs, McIntree, McKable, McKee, McKeithen, McKeney, McKenzie, McKindru, McKissick, McKnelly, McKnight, McKnights, McLaughlin, McLaurin, McLawhorn, McLean, McLeod, Mclver, McMahan, McMelly, McMillan, McMulken, McMullen, McMurray, McNaemee, McNally, McNealey, McNeedy, McNulty, McPherson, McQuoid, McRae, McRea, McWhite, McWhorter, Meek, Meerse, Megart, Mellett, Menely, Menkelroy, Merriman, Messers, Michael, Michau, Michaux, Middleton, Mikell, Mild, Miles, Miller, Mills, Milton, Mimms, Mims, Minis, Mishoe, Missola, Mitchell, Mitchum, Modlin, Moffat, Mon, Monk, Monroe, Montgomery, Montgomerys, Moody, Mooney, Moore, Moorer, Moreton, Morgan, Morgans, Morley, Morris, Morrison, Morritt, Morse, Moss, Motte, Moultrie, Mouzon, Mouzons, Moyd, Mulhollen, Mulken, Muller, Munn, Munnerlin, Murfee, Murphy, Murray, Murrays, Murrell, Murrill, Myers, Myrick, Nalton, Neal, Neill, Nelson, Nelsons, Nesbit, Nesmith, Nettles, Newell, Newman, Newsom, Newton, Nexsen, Nicholson, Night, Nixon, Norman, North, Norton, Nowell, OBrian, OBryan, Odear, Odom, Ogburn, Ogelby, Oliver, Orr, Orrs, Osborn, Osborne, Owen, Owens, Owings, Pace, Packer, Paidey, Paisley, Palmer, Panton, Parham, Park, Parker, Parkerson, Parler, Parnell, Parrott, Parsons, Pate, Patrick, Patterson, Paul, Pawley, Payne, Pearson, Peden, Pell, Pelt, Pendergrass, Pennyfather, Perdreau, Perineau, Perkins, Perret Perrett, Perrit, Perritt, Perry, Peterson, Petrie, Pettigrew, Pettigru, Pettingil, Phillips, Pickens, Pickett, Pierson, Pigott, Pilkenton, Pinckney, Pipkin, Pipkins, Pitman, Pitt, Pittman, Plat, Player, Plexico, Plowden, Plowdens, Polk, Pollard, Pontovine, Pope, Porrier, Port, Porter, Porters, Postell, Poston, Potter, Potts, Powe, Powell, Powers, Pratt, Pressley, Pressleys, Price, Pringle, Pritchard, Pritchett, Prosser, Pruitt, Punch, Purse, Purvis, Pygott, Rae, Ragin, Rambart, Ramsay, Ramsbottom, Raney, Ransom, Raphield, Rasberry, Rasted, Ratchford, Ravebell, Rawdon, Rawlinski, Rawls, Ray, Reagin, Reardon, Reas, Reaves, Reddick, Redman, Reece, Reed, Reese, Reeves, Register, Rehberg, Reid, Rhem, Rhoad, Rhodes, Rhodus, Rice, Rich, Richardson, Richbourg, Richbourgh, Richburg, Riche, Ridout, Rigden, Riggs, Ripley, Riser, Risher, Roberts, Robertson, Robinson, Rockingham, Rodgers, Rogers, Roland, Rollins, Rosecrans, Ross, Roulet, Rouse, Row, Rowe, Rowell, Rowlin, Royals, Rue, Ruffin, Runnels, Rush, Russ, Russell, Russells, Rutledge, Rutledges, Sabb, Salley, Salters, Sanders, Sasser, Sauls, Saunders, Savage, Scarf, Schaper, Schwartz, Scipper, Scison, Scott, Scotts, Screven, Scurry, Seabrook, Sease, Seawright, Sellers, Sere, Session, Sessions, Seward, Sexton, Shackelford, Shannon, Sharp, Shaw, Shealds, Sheed, Shepard, Sheriff, Sherman, Shirer, Shuler, Simmons, Simms, Simon, Simons, Simonton, Sinclair, Singletary, Singleton, Sinkler, Sinnott, Skrine, Sloan, Small, Smiley, Smith, Smiths, Smyth, Snider, Snow, Snowden, Snyder, Somerhoeff, Sparkman, Spears, Speights, Speigner, Spigner, Spivey, Spooner, Spring, Spry, St. Amand, St. Louis, Stackley, Staggers, Stark, Starne, Starnes, Steel, Steele, Stephen, Stephens, Stephenson, Stevens, Stevenson, Steward, Stewart, Still, Stocks, Stoll, Stone, Story, Strain, Strange, Stretch, Strong, Strongs, Stuart, Stubbs, Stuckey, Stukes, Sturges, Sturgis, Sullivan, Sumter, Sutton, Swab, Swails, Swan, Swans, Swinton, Swittenberg, Sykes, Syms, Tamplet, Tanner, Tarleton, Tart, Taylor, Taylors, Tedder, Terrey, Terry, Thames, Tharp, Thigpen, Thomas, Thompson, Thomson, Thorn, Thorne, Thornhill, Thornwell, Thorp, Tilton, Timmons, Timothy, Tinder, Tisdale, Tobias, Todd, Tolley, Tomlinson, Tompkins, Tomson, Toriano, Townsend, Trapier, Troublefield, Troy, Tucker, Turbeville, Turner, Tweed, Tyler, Tyrnes, Tyser, Vanalle, Vanalles, Vannalle, Vareen, Varn, Varner, Vause, Venters, Vincent, Wade, Wagner, Waiter, Waiters, Waites, Walker, Wall, Wallace, Walsh, Walters, Ward, Warden, Wardlaw, Warren, Warrington, Wash, Washington, Watrous, Watson, Watsons, Wear, Weatherly, Weaver, Webber, Weems, Weir, Welch, Wells, Wemyss, West, Westberry, Weston, Wham, Wheeler, Whitacre, Whitby, White, Whitefield, Whitehead, Whitfield, Wickham, Wiggins, Wilcox, Wilder, Wilkes, Wilkins, Willebard, Williams, Williamson, Willis, Willison, Willoughby, Wilson, Wilsons, Wimper, Winchester, Windom, Wingate, Winkles, Winn, Winter, Winters, Winyaw, Wirter, Wise, Wisner, Wisson, Withers, Witherspoon, Witherspoons, Wizner, Wofford, Wolfe, Wolsey, Wood, Woodberry, Woodmason, Woods, Woodson, Workman, Wyatt, Yarborough, Yeadon, York, Young, Zimmerman, Zuill