Gary L. Flynn

 KE8FD

 

GPS Mapping

 


 

garyflynn44@yahoo.com

 

 

S.C. Genealogical Society

Cemetery GPS Mapping Project

 

      Project Contains: 13,000+ Cemeteries  &  200+ Cemetery Survey Book Surname Indexes

 

Paul M. Kankula

NN8NN

 

 Project Webmaster

 


 

kankula@bellsouth.net

 

 

Effective: 25 Jun 2015

 

Some landowners who have cemeteries located on their private property, are preventing family members from visiting, using and maintaining the graves of their love-ones buried there.  Some of these landowners or their livestock are even illegally desecrating these cemeteries. 

 

A cemetery is a place not only for the burial of the dead, but for an expression of love and respect by the living for the dead...  Family members have the legal right of burial, visitation, maintenance and beautification of cemeteries per S.C. Code of Cemetery Laws, Section 27-43-310.  Visitation to cemeteries located on private property, need to be prior approved by the landowner.  Contact your local sheriff to enforce this law, if, the landowner is preventing visitation -- provide sheriff with copies of this law.

 

AME = African Methodist Episcopal (N)   -   AME-Zion = African Methodist Episcopal Zion (N)   -   CME = Colored Methodist Episcopal (N)

CME = Christian Methodist Episcopal   -   MEC = Methodist Episcopal Church (1784)   -   SMC = Southern Methodist Church   -   UMC = United Methodist Church   -    WMC = Wesleyan Methodist Church

(A) = Asian   -   (C) = Caucasian   -   (I) = Indian/Cherokee   -   (N) = Negro   -   (S) = Slave

 

(N) Negro cemetery name identifications are normally due to the hard-work of Emily E. Vaughn.  Visit http://emilyevaughn.com/scroom.htm.

Also visit http://rootsweb.ancestry.com/~scoconee/Black_Heritage/.

 

 

 BORDERING COUNTIES  COUNTY FORMATIONS  HISTORICAL MARKERS  COUNTY TOWNSHIPS

 

 

 

 

 

 MESSAGE BOARDS  COUNTY HISTORIES  CHICORA.org  FIND-a-GRAVE

 

 

Can you help identify any Unknown Name or Can't Find cemeteries?  If so, e-mail your comments to Gary Flynn at garyflynn44@yahoo.com

 

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 ABBEVILLE

 

(01)

 CHESTERFIELD

 

(13)

 HAMPTON

 

(25)   Final Audit Needed

 OCONEE

 

 (37)

 AIKEN

 

(02)   Final Audit Needed

 CLARENDON

 

(14)

 HORRY

 

(26)

 ORANGEBURG

 

(38)

 ALLENDALE

 

 (03)

 COLLETON

  

(15)

 JASPER 

 

 (27)   Final Audit Needed

 PICKENS

  

(39)

 ANDERSON

 

 (04)

 DARLINGTON

 

(16)

 KERSHAW

 

(28)

 RICHLAND

 

(40)

 BAMBERG

 

 (05)   Final Audit Needed

 DILLON

 

(17)

 LANCASTER

 

(29)

 SALUDA

 

(41

 BARNWELL

 

(06)

 DORCHESTER

  

(18)

 LAURENS

 

(30)

 SPARTANBURG

 

 (42)

 BEAUFORT

 

(07)

 EDGEFIELD

 

 (19)

 LEE

 

(31)   Final Audit Needed

 SUMTER

 

 (43)

 BERKELEY

 

 (08)   Final Audit Needed

 FAIRFIELD

 

 (20)

 LEXINGTON

 

 (32) 

 UNION

 

 (44)

 CALHOUN

 

(09)

 FLORENCE

  

(21)

 MARION

 

(33) 

 WILLIAMSBURG

 

(45)

 CHARLESTON

 

 (10)

 GEORGETOWN

 

 (22)   Final Audit Needed

 MARLBORO

 

 (34)

 YORK

 CHEROKEE

 

 (11)

 GREENVILLE

 

 (23)

 Mc CORMICK

 

 (35)   Final Audit Needed

 

 CHESTER

 

  (12)

 GREENWOOD

 

 (24)

 NEWBERRY

 

(36)

PROJECT NOTES

 

Compiled by: Paul M Kankula -NN8NN & Gary L. Flynn - KE8FD,  Project Established on 01-Apr-2008,  Non-Copyrighted