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Hi, my name is Carolyn Golowka and I
am the County Coordinator for Edgefield County. Any
comments or suggestions would be welcome. Feel
free to contact me.
I HAVE NO ACCESS TO RECORDS IN
Military and Pension
Online Military Records for Edgefield
County are in the SCGenWeb
Archives for Edgefield
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Military and Veteran Records
Carolina Dept of Archives and History
has the most complete collection of military records for
Among the many military and veteran records that
may yield vital statistic information, are:
- Service records
- Pension records which may include, among
other things, age, birth and death information, name
of wife and marriage information, names and ages of
- Bounty land records which may include similar
information as found in pension records.
- County veteran's grave registers may be
available at the Clerk of Court.
Military records are available though the National Archives and
Records. To obtain copies of these
files, request a NATF Form 80 from the National Archives and
return it with the requested information.
Records are also usually available though your
Family History Center.
Pension Applications are the most widely
available source of information. Two Indexes are
available. An alphabetical Name index and an
Pension Records for Union soldiers are
available though the National Archives
Civil War Page
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Edgefield County site to Carolyn
I do not live in South
Carolina so I am unable to help with your personal
research questions. All the information I know about
Edgefield County is posted promptly on this site.
Please visit the "Research
Resources" section of this
site. I would suggest that if you don't find the
information your looking for here, that you join the
email list and post your question on the query
board. The more places you ask
the question, the better your chances of getting an
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To volunteer for, or comment about SCGenWeb, contact Victoria
Procter, State Coordinator.
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