hilton head | 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 104452015 Freedmen's Bureau Transportation Requests, SC, Jan 2 to Feb 8, 1866 http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/freedmens-bureau-transportation-requests-sc-jan-2-to-feb-8-1866/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/freedmens-bureau-transportation-requests-sc-jan-2-to-feb-8-1866/#respond Sat, 15 Jun 2013 22:06:35 +0000 http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/?p=12070 Freedmen’s Bureau Lists of Requests for Transportation, Oct. 1, 1865-Dec. 31, 1866 Records of the Field Offices for the State of South Carolina, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865-1872 NARA Record Group 105 M869, Reel 44, Target 2 Indexed by William Durant Images: Please click on image to view full size Date: Jan. […]

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Remembering Isaac Seabrook, Company C 21st USCT, Edisto Island, SC http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/remembering-isaac-seabrook-company-c-21st-usct/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/remembering-isaac-seabrook-company-c-21st-usct/#respond Mon, 27 May 2013 15:00:37 +0000 http://blog.lowcountryafricana.net/?p=2310 Remembering Isaac Seabrook, Company C 21st USCT Isaac Seabrook, born on Edisto Island about 1840, enlisted in the United States Colored Troops (USCT) in Hilton Head, SC on May 11, 1863 [1]. Isaac was one of six young men born on Edisto who enlisted that day. The others were Prince Seabrook, Peter Seabrook, James Seabrook, […]

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Nursery at Elliott’s Plantation, Hilton Head, S.C., ca. 1862-1863 http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/nursery-at-elliotts-plantation-hilton-head-s-c-ca-1862-1863/ http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/nursery-at-elliotts-plantation-hilton-head-s-c-ca-1862-1863/#respond Mon, 18 Mar 2013 06:56:46 +0000 http://www.lowcountryafricana.com/?p=11269 Title: Nursery at Elliott’s, Hilton Head, S.C. / photographed and for sale by H.P. Moore, Concord, N.H. Creator(s): Moore, Henry P., 1833-1911, photographer Date Created/Published: [1862 or 1863?] Medium: 1 photographic print on carte de visite mount : albumen ; 6 x 10 cm. Summary: Photograph shows slaves sitting in front of a building described […]

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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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