This website is designed to share documentary resources useful in tracing the genealogies of African Americans of Darlington County, SC, particularly in the slavery and Reconstruction periods.
All material not in the public domain is copyright 2012-2015 by Scott M. Wilds. All rights reserved.
me when citing this material. "Fair use" allows limited quotation as needed for scholarly purposes.
Please do not reproduce documents
or abstracts of deed books in full without permission.
Revised 6 February 2015.
Please join us in Hartsville, SC, for a free workshop on Saturday, March 7. Seating is limited, so please RSVP using the eventbrite
link. (<<---- click here)!
In the afternoon, the ODDC library in the historic train shed in Hartsville
will be open for research and individual consultation. This is a free event, but if you aren't a member, please consider joining!
The quarterly publication, The Darlington Flag, always contains original source material of interest.