33rd USCT | Lowcountry Africana http://www.lowcountryafricana.com African American Genealogy and History in SC, GA and FL Wed, 08 Jun 2016 16:31:29 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Honoring William Parsons, First USCT Soldier to Fall in Battle in SC http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/honoring-william-parsons-first-usct-soldier-to-fall-in-battle-in-sc/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/honoring-william-parsons-first-usct-soldier-to-fall-in-battle-in-sc/#respond Thu, 02 May 2013 14:42:20 +0000 http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/?p=9256 The first military action of the United States Colored Troops in South Carolina was an expedition organized by Colonel Thomas Wentworth Higginson, commander of the 1st SC Infantry (later redesignated 33rd USCT). From January 23 to February 1, 1863, the 1st South Carolina Volunteer Infantry was on expedition from Beaufort up the St. Mary’s River, […]

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Who Lived This History? The 33rd United States Colored Troops (USCT) http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/who-lived-this-history-the-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-2/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/who-lived-this-history-the-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-2/#comments Mon, 10 Jan 2011 11:44:47 +0000 http://blog.lowcountryafricana.net/?p=1697        The capture of Port Royal, South Carolina by Union forces in November 1861 set in motion a series of events which would lead to one of the largest social transformations in the history of the Lowcountry Southeast – the emancipation of ten thousand enslaved people on South Carolina's sea islands.  With its […]

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Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops (USCT), Surnames A Through C http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-a-c/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-a-c/#respond Mon, 10 Jan 2011 11:41:59 +0000 http://blog.lowcountryafricana.net/?p=1212        This page is a portion of the Lowcountry Africana feature article Who Lived This History? The 33rd United States Colored Troops. Here, we present abstracts of records of the Freedmen's Savings and Trust (now digitized in the free collection Freedmen's Bank Records, 1865-1874 at FamilySearch.org), then layer on abstracts of military records digitized at Footnote.com from two […]

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Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops (USCT), Surnames D Through F http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-d-through-f/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-d-through-f/#respond Mon, 10 Jan 2011 11:41:05 +0000 http://blog.lowcountryafricana.net/?p=1144   Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops, Surnames D Through F      This page is a portion of the Lowcountry Africana feature article Who Lived This History? The 33rd United States Colored Troops. Here, we present abstracts of records of the Freedmen's Savings and Trust (now digitized in the free collection Freedmen's Bank […]

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Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops (USCT), Surnames G Through H http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-g-through-h/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-g-through-h/#respond Mon, 10 Jan 2011 11:39:09 +0000 http://blog.lowcountryafricana.net/?p=1300   Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops, Surnames G Through H      This page is a portion of the Lowcountry Africana feature article Who Lived This History? The 33rd United States Colored Troops. Here, we present abstracts of records of the Freedmen's Savings and Trust (now digitized in the free collection Freedmen's Bank […]

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Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops (USCT), Surnames J Through L http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-j-through-l/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-j-through-l/#respond Mon, 10 Jan 2011 11:38:14 +0000 http://blog.lowcountryafricana.net/?p=1303   Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops, Surnames J Through L      This page is a portion of the Lowcountry Africana feature article Who Lived This History? The 33rd United States Colored Troops. Here, we present abstracts of records of the Freedmen's Savings and Trust (now digitized in the free collection Freedmen's Bank […]

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Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops (USCT), Surnames M Through P http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-m-through-p/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-m-through-p/#respond Mon, 10 Jan 2011 11:37:36 +0000 http://blog.lowcountryafricana.net/?p=1305   Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops, Surnames M Through P      This page is a portion of the Lowcountry Africana feature article Who Lived This History? The 33rd United States Colored Troops. Here, we present abstracts of records of the Freedmen's Savings and Trust (now digitized in the free collection Freedmen's Bank […]

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Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops (USCT), Surnames R Through S http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-r-through-s/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-r-through-s/#respond Mon, 10 Jan 2011 11:36:46 +0000 http://blog.lowcountryafricana.net/?p=1307   Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops, Surnames R Through S      This page is a portion of the Lowcountry Africana feature article Who Lived This History? The 33rd United States Colored Troops. Here, we present abstracts of records of the Freedmen's Savings and Trust (now digitized in the free collection Freedmen's Bank […]

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Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops (USCT), Surnames T Through Z http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-t-through-z/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/selected-33rd-united-states-colored-troops-usct-surnames-t-through-z/#respond Mon, 10 Jan 2011 11:34:33 +0000 http://blog.lowcountryafricana.net/?p=1310   Genealogy of the 33rd United States Colored Troops, Surnames T Through Z      This page is a portion of the Lowcountry Africana feature article Who Lived This History? The 33rd United States Colored Troops. Here, we present abstracts of records of the Freedmen's Savings and Trust (now digitized in the free collection Freedmen's Bank […]

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