Photo: "Dientje Krant, Nathan Krant, and Gabriel DeLeeuw, 1939" from the Dientje Krant Kalisky Adkins Photographs, 1938-1996 (College of Charleston Libraries)
This guide is by no means an exhaustive list of resources for genealogical research. The goal here is to highlight the genealogy-related resources available in the Special Collections and the South Carolina Historical Society Archives and to make researchers aware of many free online websites.
Step One: Document the information you already have
Start with one person of interest and try to identify needed information (document pertinent information on other relatives/historical figures as you find it).
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Charleston, SC 29424
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Charleston, SC 29401
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