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Chester District Genealogical Society
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The Evergreen Cemetery Inscription Book for 2004 is now available. See the publications page for details.
The Chester District Genealogical Society serves Chester, Fairfield, Lancaster, Union and York Counties of South Carolina.
The CDGS is completely staffed by Volunteers and is a non-profit organization.
Membership in the Society is open to anyone wishing to join. Dues are $25.00 per year.
Driving directions to the Chester District Genealogical Society Library in Richburg, SCFrom Rock Hill take Interstate 77 South to Exit 65. From Columbia take I-77 North to Exit 65 Make a left turn on to Route 9 from Rock Hill, and a right turn if coming north from Columbia.. You go about 1-1/2 miles down Route 9 and you will see the sign for Richburg. You turn right and you can see the building on the right from Route 9. The library is located in a small plaza that also has the Visitor Information Center and the Magistrate's Office. There is a large sign out in front next to the road. Ours is right in the middle between the Visitor Center and the Magistrate.
from Ellen Schuster
President: Mrs. Ellen Schuster VP /Treasurer: Mr. George H. Moore
To download a membership form, go here.
To see a list of publications available from the CDGS, go here.
Officers of The CDGS 2007
Secretary: Mrs. Debbie N. McMinn Research Director: Mrs. Ellen Schuster
A quarterly publication entitled The Bulletin is mailed to all members and includes articles, diaries, stories and more on the families and history of Chester County. Members and non-members may submit articles and information for publication.
The Bulletin is published and mailed in March, June, September, and December.
The Bulletin has been in continuous publication since 1978.
Editor of The Bulletin
Mrs. Jean Nichols
P.O. Box 336
Richburg, SC 29729
The CDGS maintains a research library in Richburg. They now have a volunteer that will open the library on Tuesdays 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM. Other times must be arranged by contacting her. She is:
Ellen L. Schuster
P.O. Box 862
Rock Hill, SC 29730
Ellen specializes in Records Research.
Email her at Schustel@comporium.net
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