The next meeting of the Anderson County Chapter of the SC Genealogical Society will at Senior Solutions, Monday, June 06, 2022, starting at 7:00 PM. Light snacks to be served at 6:30 PM. Meet and greet will start at 6:00 PM. The speaker will be Mr. Dustin Norris, Curator of the Anderson Museum. His Topic is "The General’s Road – Tamassee to Abbeville".
We will pick up a some food items and drinks for this meeting.
The Carolyn Duncan Research Center is currently open on Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM and open by Appointment on other days, when we have volunteers to manage it. Please call or email at least 7 days prior to your planned visit date, even for Tuesdays and Thursdays, to ensure that someone is available to open the Center.
Anyone exhibitting symtoms or who has tested positive recently for COVID is requested to not visit until at least 10 days after receiving a negative test result. We are depending on your honesty and diligence to keep our volunteers and others safe.
NOTE: Effective May 01, 2021, we will be instituting a nominal charge for research that our volunteers do on your behalf. We have been doing this for free in hopes of getting a donation from the requestor, but unfortunately this does not always happen. Click HERE for costs.
Check here frequently for updates.
If you have research questions that we can help with, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 864‑540‑8300, leave a message, and someone will get back you in a few days to see how we may assist.
WebMaster: Paul NN8NN est. 17-May-2008
Old Anderson County Courthouse
Erected 1898 and Twice Renovated
Photo by: Philip Cheney
NOTE: We have a limited number of the SCGS Herald (43 Years) on USB drives ($25) and blank SCGS 8 Gb USB drives ($10) available in the Research Center. Come visit the Center and pick a couple up while you are there.
Origins of Anderson Streets Names Project
Volume 10 of Anderson County Cemeteries is now available.
It includes records for Forest Lawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum 2006-2015
and Oaklawn Memorial Gardens.
Cost is $25.00. See Publications for Sale
Parker-White-Pruitt Funeral Home - Ware Shoals 1942-1987 now available.
Cost is $28.00. See Publications for Sale
3-Ring Binder Recipe Book from ACGS now available
Cost is $15.00. (+ $6.50 shipping and handling if mailed)
Click HERE for details and an order form.
NOTE: We now have the information from the Tolley Funeral Home
available for viewing only in the Research Center.