A Collection of Upper South Carolina Genealogical and Family Records, Vol. #1. (From the Private Files of the Late Pauline Young.)
By: James E. Wooley, Editor, Pub. 1980, 416 pages, Hard Cover, Index, ISBN #0-89308-157-4.
These records comprise the loose files of the late Pauline Young, one of South Carolina’s most widely known genealogist on Upper South Carolina. Each family record is filed with names of persons mentioned, these records consists of estate settlements, bastardy bonds, deeds, wills, coroner’s inquests, abstracts of letters pertaining to estates, guardianship, tavern licenses, etc... It is estimated each book contains more than 40,000 names of early settlers in Upper South Carolina from the mid 1700’s down to the 1850’s. These records are primarily from Upper South Carolina counties such as: Pendleton District, Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenville, and Pickens Counties.