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Newberry County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. Newberry County was formed from Ninety-Six District in 1785. Prior to its formal founding, the area was the site of several American Revolutionary War battles: Williams' Plantation, Dec. 31, 1780; Mud Lick, March 2, 1781; and Bush River, May 1781. The town of Newberry was founded in 1789 as the county seat and was sometimes called Newberry Courthouse.

Newbery Co. S. C. Court House

United States Census

South Carolina Census

Confederate Civil War Records

South Carolina Dept. of Archives and History

South Carolina Counties Map


South Carolina Free Public Records Directory [birth, death, marriage, divorce records

South Carolina AHGP Page

Social Security Death Index

Abstract of pensions of South Carolina soldiers of the Revolutionary War, war of 1812 and Indian wars

1921: Newberry City Directory

The Annals of Newberry: In Two Parts

A summary of the descendants of William Dodgins, Sr. : of Newberry Co., South Carolina (ca. 1740-1804)

Ramsay's history of South Carolina, from its first settlement in 1670 to the year 1808



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