South Carolina – Chester County – Chisholm Info

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1808 Feb 16 – David Chisholm to Lawrence Foster, bk L, p 265. Louisa Co, Va
… between David Chisholm of Chester Dist, South Carolina of the one part and Lawrence Foster of Louisa County of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 64 pounds, 12 shillings and 9 pence … paid by Lawrence Foster … sell and confirm unto him the said Lawrence Foster … land … in the County of Louisa … on the waters of Newfound River containing by estimation 48 acres and 1/4 … on the road at the head of Newfound River …. to a corner maple on Plant … joining Cawley … joining the lands of Col. John Mayo, William Cauley, and Jennings Plant …
Signed: David Chisholm
Wit: Thomas Gardner, Daniel Gardner, Nelson Hopkins.
(Proven in court Oct 9, 1809 and ordered recorded).
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1808 Aug 6 – David Chisholm fr William Bradford, bk N, p 322. Chester Co, SC
… I William Bradford of Chester District … in consideration of a sum of 45 dollars … paid by David Chisholm of Chester District … sell and release unto said David Chisholm … land lying and being on the North Branch of Rockey Creek bounded … in Chisholm’s line …. to Capt. David Morrow’s line … to Chisholm’s plantation … containing 12 and 3/4 acres …
Signed: W. Bradford.
Wit: Robert Colvin, Samuel Morrow, Samuel Gordon, Alexander Morrow.
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1810 US Census Chester, SC Name: David Chisholme
Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Chester, Chester, South Carolina
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 26 thru 44: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 1
Numbers of Slaves: 25
Number of Household Members Under 16: 2
Number of Household Members Over 25: 1
Number of Household Members: 30
Year: 1810; Census Place: Chester, Chester, South Carolina; Roll: 60; Page: 519; Image: 00272; Family History Library Film: 0181419
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1810 July 9 – David Chisholm fr Anne Going (col) bk L, p. 382. Louisa Co, Va
… between Anne Going a woman of colour of the County of Louisa of the one part and Edmund C Goodwin and Robert Coleman both of Hanover County of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 1 dollar … sold to the said Edmund C Goodwin and Robert Coleman all the estate I now possess consisting of 1 horse, 1 sow and shoats, 2 feather beds with their steds, and furniture together with all my household and kitchen furniture which I now own or may hereafter own when this trust is acted on … with all and every article of estate that I may own with the increase of the females above mentioned to the said Edmund C Goodwin and Robert Coleman … the said Anne Going being indebted to David Chisholme of Chester Dist South Carolina on one bond for 41 pounds 18 shillings … if the sd Anne Going should fail to pay the sd David Chisholme the amt of debt due by bond as before mentioned …. the sd Edmund C Goodwin and Robert Coleman … shall sell the sd before mentioned property for the best price….
Signed: Anne Going
Wit: John Waddy, Thomas Gardner, Thomas Chisholme
(Proven in court July 9, 1810 and ordered recorded)
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1811 March 15 – David Chisholm fr James Wylie, bk P, p 29. Chester Co, SC
… I James Wylie of said District and State, for and in consideration of 3250 dollars to me paid by David Chisholm of Chester District planter … sell and release unto the said David Chisholm a certain plantation of land containing 821 acres situate on the waters of Rocky Creek in the District of Chester including several grants and parts of grants, viz one originally granted to Robert McCreary for 100 acres bearing date the 3d day of May 1764 and a tract originally granted to Elisibeth White for 100 acres dated the 12 day of Aug 1768, and 54 acres conveyd by William Wylie to the said James Wylie and 25 acres conveyed by David Morrow to the said James Wylie and 165 acres granted to said James Wylie and part of a tract conveyed by Samuel Erwin to said James Wylie originally granted to Philip Sandipher – and to contain the whole of the land as described in the annexed Platt …
Signed: James Wylie
Wit: Suprey Chisholme, Alexander Wylie, P J Wylie
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1814 – Some Citizens Of Chester District, Petition For The Use Of Money From Certain Esheated Lands For The Establishment Of Chester Academy. (2 Pages; Oversize)
People in this record: S. Chisholm; Goore, G. W.; Kennedy, George; Kennedy, John; Latta, John; Mcclintock, James; Mccreary, John; Mckee, John; Rosborough, J.
Places in this record: Chester District
Topics in this record: Chester Academy
Date: 1814. Series: Petitions to the General Assembly (S165015)
Document Type: Petition. Images: Online
Identifiers: Archives ID: Series: S165015 Year: 1814 Item: 00002 ignore: 000
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1814 – Inhabitants Of Chester District Petition Concerning Changes In The Law In Regard To Coroners And Justices. (2 Pages)
People in this record: David Chisholm; De Graffenreid, Allen; Halsell, John; Hughes, William; Jenkins, William; Mayo, Robert; Parks, Robert; Savage, Robert; Stokes, J.; Thomas, Anderson
Places in this record: Chester District
Topics in this record: Coroners; Fee System; Justices
Date: 1814. Series: Petitions to the General Assembly (S165015)
Document Type: Petition. Images: Online
Identifiers: Archives ID: Series: S165015 Year: 1814 Item: 00040 ignore: 000
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1814 Mar 10 – David Chisholm to William Thomas, bk M, p 325. Louisa Co, Va
… between David Chisholm of the County of Chester and State of South Carolina of the one part and William Thomas of the County of Louisa and State of Va of the other part …. David Chisholm … in consideration of the sum of 760 dollars …. paid to his brother Walter Chisholm in the year 1804 … for a certain tract of land sold the said William Thomas by the said Walter Chisholm … Walter Chisholm deed to the said William Thomas and now of record … which tract of land has been since sold under a decree of the high court of Chancery for the Williamsburg Dist … purchased by the said David Chisholm … the 6th day of Aug 1813 by Francis Nelson, Carter Berkely and Dudley Diggs, Jr commissioners …. sell unto … said William Thomas … land which tract lies in the County of Louisa on Dixons Creek containing … 152 acres … on Chisholms line … on Duggins line … on Henderson’s line …
Signed: David Chisholm
Wit: Robert Coleman, Lance Foster, Cor D Chisholm, William Cocke.
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1814 Sept 6 – David Chisholm to Lancelot Foster, bk M, p 423. Louisa Co, Va
… between David Chisholm of Chester County and State of South Carolina of the one part and Lancelot Foster of the County of Louisa and State of Va of the other part … in consideration of the sum of 256 pounds 3 shillings and 3 pence … paid by the said Lancelot Foster … deliver unto the said Lancelot Foster … land … in the County of Louisa … on Newfound River containing … 189 and 3/4 acres … bounded … at Bougham’s corner … in Christmas Road now Sim’s corner … to Plants’ upper corner … on the Hanover Road … to Dugins line …
Signed: David Chisholm
Wit: John Waddy Jr, Thomas Chisholm, William Thomas, Robert Coleman
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1815 Jan 2 (Will Written) – Last Will and Testament of David Chisholm, Chester County, South Carolina
… Item I give to my relation Suprey Chisholm 500 dollars …
… Item I give unto my Neace Patrey Dabney Chisholm the youngest daughter of my brother Thomas by his first wife 500 dollars …
… Item I give unto my sister Ann Colley 20 dollars …
… Item I give to my brother Thomas Chisholme all my estate not heretofore given …
… Lastly I appoint my brother Thomas Chisholm and my friend William C Beckham my executors …
Signed this 2d day of January 1815 ….
Signed: David Chisholm
South Carolina Will Transcripts, 1782-1868; Author: Wates, Wylma Anne; Probate Place: Chester, South Carolina. Apt. 11, pkg 186.  (Probated on Jan 5, 1816).
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1815 August 16 – David Chisholm fr Duncan Wylie, bk R, p. 292. Chester Co, SC
… I Duncan Wylie of the District of Chester … in consideration of the sum of 100 dollars to me in hand paid by Captain David Chisholm of the said District and State afsd … sell and release unto the said David Chisholme … land containing 105 acres situate on the waters of Rocky Creek in the Dist and State afsd being part of a tract of land granted to John M Kewn Jr for 184 acres the 5th day of Dec 1791 conveyed from the sd John M Kewn to John Keenan and from the sd Keenan to the said Duncan Wylie … near the Big Branch …. on Caldwell’s line thence with Caldwell’s line … on Widow McClure’s line … on James McClure’s line …
Signed: Duncan Wylie
Wit: James McClure, Alexander Morrow
… Sarah Wylie wife of the within named Duncan Wylie …. relinquished her right of dower …
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1816 Jan 5 – David Chisholm Of Chester District, Will Typescript (Mss Will: Estate Record Book F, Page 115; Estate Packet: Apt 11, Pkg 186) (2 Frames).
People in this record: Beckham, William C.; David Chisholm; Suprey Chisholm; Patrice Dabney Chisholm; Thomas Chisholm; Ann Colley
Places in this record: Chester District
Date: 1/5/1816. Series: South Carolina Will Transcripts (Microcopy No 9) (S108093)
Document Type: Will (Typescript). Images: Online
Identifiers: Archives ID: Series: S108093 Reel: 0006 Frame: 00423 Item: 000
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1815 Sept 8 – Thomas Chisholm fr Peter Fayssoux, bk R, p 213. Chester Co, SC
… I Peter Fayssoux of the Dist of Chester … in the consideration of the sum of 3200 dollars to me paid by Thomas Chisholme of Louisa County State of Virginia have granted …. sell and release unto the said Thomas Chisholme … land being a part and made up of three distinct and several original tracts, the one orignally granted to Alexander Brown by the Gov of North Carolina on the 29 day of April 1768 and conveyed by the attorney of said Brown to Joseph Lyon on the 5th day of Sept 1788 and by said Lyon to Robert Harper on the 29th of January 1791. The second conveyed by Terrence Fry to William & Thornton Stringfellow on the 18 day of July 1811. The third originally granted to Robert Harper and others and conveyed by Robert Harper to Moses Harper situate lying and being on both sides of the South Fork of Fishing Creek containing 420 acres …. bounded and described in the following manner … bound on Thomas Neely’s land … corner on William Milling’s land … to a red oak at Old North Carolina Corner … on the West side of the Creek thence up the Creek … to an ash on Strigler’s land … to Mill’s line …
Signed: Peter Fayssoux
Wit: William Stringfellow, John E Gunning, Theodore Randell
… Rebecca A Fayssoux the wife of … Peter Fayssoux … relinquished her right of dower ….
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1815 November 6 – Thomas Chisholm fr Charles Colley, etal, bk S, p 37. Chester Co, SC
… The State of Virginia Hanover County – Know all men … that we Charles Colley and Ann Colley his wife of the County of Hanover and State afsd in consideration of 2500 dollars to us paid by Thomas Chisholme of the County of Louisa and State afsd have granted … sell and release unto the said Thomas Chisholme that moiety parcel or 1/2 a tract or plantation of land being the moiety or 1/2 of the several tracts of land purchased by David Chisholme in his life time of James Wylie, Duncan Wylie, and William Bradford whereon the said David Chisholme resided when he died … all which tracts join each other and make one tract or body of land supposed to contain in the whole 930 acres or thereabout … known by the name of Mount Calvary situate lying and being on the waters of Rockey Creek about 6 miles from Chester Court House in the District of Chester and State of South Carolina of which said Tract of Land the said David Chisholme died intestate by which said intestacy the said Charles Colley and Ann Colley his wife became entitled to the said moiety or 1/2 of the said tract of land by descent in her right as being the next of kin of the said Chisholme deceased …
Signed: Charles Colley, Ann Colley
Wit: Robert Coleman, David R Jones, Henry H Jones, Thomas Jones, Alexander Morrow, S. Chisholme, W W Cooke, Garland T Waddy
State of Virginia Hanover County
Personally came before me Justice of the Peace for said County Robert Coleman and made oath that he saw Charles Colley and Ann Colley his wife assign and acknowledge the annexed deed of conveyance to Thomas Chisholme and that he also saw William Cooke and Garland T Waddy assign their names as witness to the said deed of conveyance. Signed: Robert Coleman. Before And. Bowles, JP
… On Nov 10, 1815 in Hanover Co, Va,  Ann Colley relinquished her right of dower …
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1815 Nov 6 – Thomas Chisholm fr Charles Colley, etal, bk S, p 471-473. Chester Co, SC
… The State of Virginia, Hanover County … we Charles Colley and Ann Colley his wife of the County of Hanover and State of Virginia afsd in consideration of 2500 dollars to us paid by Thomas Chisholme of the County of Louisa …. sell and release unto the said Thomas Chisholme that moiety parcel or 1/2 of a tract or plantation of land being the moiety or 1/2 of the several tracts of land purchased by David Chisholme in his life time of James Wylie, Duncan Wylie, and William Bradford whereon the said David Chisholme resided when he died all which tracts join each other and make one tract or body of land supposed to contain in the whole 930 acres … known by the name of Mounty Calvary … on the waters of Rocky Creek about 6 miles from Chester Court House in the District of Chester and State of South Carolina of which said tract of land the said David Chisholme died intestate by which said intestacy the said Charles Colley and Ann Colley his wife became entitled to the said moiety or one half of the said tract of land by descent in her right as being next of kin of the said Chisholme deceased …
Signed: Charles Colley, Ann Colley
Wit: Robert Coleman, David R Jones, Henry H Jones, Thomas Jones, Alexander Morrow, S Chisholme, William Cooke, Garland T Waddy
State of Virginia Hanover County
Personally came before me a Justice of the Peace for said County, Robert Coleman and made oath that he saw Charles Colley and Ann Colley his wife assign and acknowledge the annexed deed … to Thomas Chisholme … and that he also saw William Cooke and Garland T Waddy assign their names as witness to the said Deed of Conveyance. Signed: Robert Coleman. Before And. Bowles, JP
The State of Virginia County of Hanover
I Benjamin Burch one of the Justices of the Peace of said County do hereby certify unto all .. that Ann Colley the wife of the within named Charles Colley did this day appear … privately and separately examined by me did declare that she does freely voluntarily and without any compulsion ….. relinquish unto the within named Thomas Chisholme all her interest and estate and inheritance and also all her right and claim of dower … 15th day of December 1818. Signed: Ann Colley. Benj Burch, JP
(Deed repeated in Fairfield Court House, SC on the 15th of December 1818 – same language as above done in Hanover County, Va)
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1816 Nov 7 – Thomas Chisholm fr William Nelson, bk S, p 85. Chester Co, SC
… I William Nelson of the District of Chester in the State afsd for and in consideration of 750 dollars to me paid by Thomas Chisholme of the said District of Chester … sell and release unto the said Thomas Chisholme all these two tracts or parcels of land situate on Rocky Creek and the waters thereof in the District and State afsd on which I now live and occupy the first being a tract originally granted to me the 4th day of June 1787 for 154 acres said to be bounded at the time of the survey on …. North on Lard Burn’s NW on James Bishop, N on Michael Dickson, E on Charles Miller, NE and SE and SW on vacant land … resurvey appears to contain 239 acres agreeable to a plat thereof certified by John McCreary Depty Surv the 18 of Oct 1816 excluding that part that lies near the Creek at W corner that has been already conveyed away … the other part being a pied or parcel of land conveyed to me by William Milling for 100 acres but by said resurvey … 159 acres … being part of a grant to John McClure for 250 acres as referenced to the sd plats and grants …
Signed: William Nelson
Wit: William W Nelson, Jo. McCreary
… Mary Nelson the wife of the within named William Nelson … relinquised her right of dower …
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1816 Dec 6 – Thomas Chisholme, Plat For 54 Acres On Rockey Creek, Chester District, Surveyed By John Mccreary.
People in this record: Thomas Chisholme; Mcclure, John; Mccreary, John; Mills, John; Neilson, William; Wiley, William
Places in this record: Catawba River; Chester District; Rocky Creek
Date: 12/6/1816. Series: State Plat Books (Columbia Series) (S213192)
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Identifiers: Archives ID: Series: S213192 Volume: 0044 Page: 00310 Item: 003
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1816 Dec 6 Thomas Chisholme 54 acre plat on Rockey Cr in Chester Dist SC

1816 Dec 6 Thomas Chisholme 54 acre plat on Rockey Cr in Chester Dist SC

1817 – Crank, Stephen, Petition Asking To Be Exonerated From The Penalty Of Having Brought Certain Slaves Into The State From Virginia, When He Moved To Establish A Plantation In This State. (4 Pages)
People in this record: Aneka (Slave); Any (Slave); Thomas Chisholm; Crank, Stephen; Jack (Slave); Maria (Slave)
Places in this record: Chester District; Goochland County, Va; Virginia
Topics in this record: Slaves, Importation; Slaves, Named
Date: 1817. Series: Petitions to the General Assembly (S165015)
Document Type: Petition. Images: Online
Identifiers: Archives ID: Series: S165015 Year: 1817 Item: 00177 ignore: 000
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1817 March 25 – Crank, Stephen, Petition Asking To Be Exonerated From The Penalty Of Having Brought Certain Slaves Into The State From Virginia, When He Moved To Establish A Plantation In This State. (2 Pages; Oversize)
People in this record: Aneka (Slave); Any (Slave); Thomas Chisholm; Crank, Stephen; Jack (Slave); Maria (Slave)
Places in this record: Chester District; Goochland County, Va; Virginia
Topics in this record: Slaves, Importation; Slaves, Named
Date: 3/25/1817. Series: Petitions to the General Assembly (S165015)
Document Type: Petition. Images: Online
Identifiers: Archives ID: Series: S165015 Year: 1817 Item: 00176 ignore: 000
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1817 Dec 4 – Suprey Chisholm fr Thomas Chisholm, bk S, p 265. Chester Co, SC
… I Thomas Chisholm of Chester District … in consideration of the sum of 4000 dollars … paid by Suprey Chisholm of the same District and State … sell and relase unto the said Suprey Chisholm … land containing 420 acres … situate on the South fork of Fishing Creek in the District of Chester … composed of three several and distinct grants one originally granted to Alexander Brown the 29 day of April 1778 by the Govt of North Carolina and by the attorney of the sd Alexander Brown conveyed to Joseph Lyon on the 5th day of Sept 1788 and by said Lyon to Robert Harper on 29 Jan 1791 the second conveyd by Terrence Fry to William and Thornton Stringfellow on the 18 day of July 1811 the third held by Robert Harper and conveyed by Robert Harper to Moses Harper bounded and described as follows, viz: at a hickory corner on Neely’s land … post oak corner on William Milling’s land … to a pine on William Milling’s land … to a red oak Old North Carolina Corner … past a marked pine to Mill’s line … being conveyed by Peter F Faysoux to the said Thomas Chisholme by deed bearing date the 8th day of September 1815. …
Signed: Thomas Chisholme
Wit: John Boyd, John Neely, James Lilly
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1818 June 13 – Thomas Chisholm fr James Wallace, bk S, p 378. Chester Co, SC
… I James Wallace of Chester Dist … in consideration of 1100 dollars to me paid by Thomas Chisholme of Chester District … sell and release unto the said Thomas Chisholme all that plantation or tract of land containing 125 acres … in the District of Chester in the South fork of Fishing Creek bounding on the North and West by lands formerly claimed by Craft and on the East by lands formerly owned by Thomas Davis … at a post oak Craft’s corner … to a black jack Daniel Davis’ corner … originally granted to John Davis Sr decd by the Gov of North Carolina and became vested in John Davis Jr as heir at law of the said John Davis Sr and by the said John Davis Jr conveyed to the said James Wallis …
Signed: James Wallace
Wit: William Stringfellow, S Chisholme, John R Buford.
… appeared … Suprey Chisholme and made oath that he saw James Wallace sign … and that he with William Stringfellow and John Buford … witnessed the deed. Signed: S Chisholme – June 30, 1818.
… Sarah Wallace the wife of the within named James Wallace did … relinquish her right of dower … July 7, 1818. Signed: Sarah Wallace.
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1819 May 4 – Millen, John, Plat For 513 Acres On Fishing Creek, Chester District, Surveyed By Charles Boyd.
People in this record: Boyd, Charles; Boyd, David; Supry Chisholm; Davis, John B.; Gaston, Joseph; Gill, George; Gill, Samuel; Millen, John; Milling, William
Places in this record: Chester District; Fishing Creek
Date: 5/4/1819. Series: State Plat Books (Columbia Series) (S213192)
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Identifiers: Archives ID: Series: S213192 Volume: 0046 Page: 00072 Item: 001
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1819 Nov – Thomas Chisholm fr Thomas McKean, bk T, p 91
… Deed 100 acres

1819 Dec 11 – Wylie, Adam, Plat For 16.5 Acres On Fishing Creek, Chester District, Surveyed By Thomas Reid.
People in this record: Boyd, Charles; Suprey Chisolm; Crawford; Mcfadden, Thomas; Pagen, Mrs.; Reid, Thomas; Wylie, Adam
Places in this record: Chester District; Fishing Creek
Date: 12/11/1819. Series: State Plat Books (Columbia Series) (S213192)
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Identifiers: Archives ID: Series: S213192 Volume: 0046 Page: 00234 Item: 001
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1820 US Census Chester, SC Name: Thomas Chisholm
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Chester, Chester, South Carolina
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 15: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 45 and over: 2
Free White Persons – Females – Under 10: 3
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 15: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 14: 13
Slaves – Males – 14 thru 25: 5
Slaves – Males – 26 thru 44: 4
Slaves – Males – 45 and over: 2
Slaves – Females – Under 14: 12
Slaves – Females – 26 thru 44: 4
Slaves – Females – 45 and over: 4
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 17
Number of Persons – Engaged in Manufactures: 1
Free White Persons – Under 16: 6
Free White Persons – Over 25: 3
Total Free White Persons: 11
Total Slaves: 44
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 55
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Chester, Chester, South Carolina; Page: 26; NARA Roll: M33_120; Image: 112
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1820 US Census Chester, SC Name: Suprey Chisholm
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Chester, Chester, South Carolina
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – Under 10: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 15: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 26 thru 44: 2
Free White Persons – Females – Under 10: 3
Free White Persons – Females – 16 thru 25: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 14: 7
Slaves – Males – 14 thru 25: 3
Slaves – Females – Under 14: 2
Slaves – Females – 14 thru 25: 7
Slaves – Females – 45 and over: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 12
Number of Persons – Engaged in Commerce: 1
Number of Persons – Engaged in Manufactures: 2
Free White Persons – Under 16: 7
Free White Persons – Over 25: 3
Total Free White Persons: 12
Total Slaves: 20
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 32
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Chester, Chester, South Carolina; Page: 1; NARA Roll: M33_120; Image: 87
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1820 US Census Chester, SC Name: Cornelius Chisholm
Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Chester, Chester, South Carolina
Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
Free White Persons – Males – 26 thru 44: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 10: 3
Free White Persons – Females – 26 thru 44: 1
Slaves – Males – 14 thru 25: 1
Slaves – Females – Under 14: 2
Number of Persons – Engaged in Agriculture: 2
Free White Persons – Under 16: 3
Free White Persons – Over 25: 2
Total Free White Persons: 5
Total Slaves: 3
Total All Persons – White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 8
1820 U S Census; Census Place: Chester, Chester, South Carolina; Page: 25; NARA Roll: M33_120; Image: 111
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1820 Nov – Thomas Chisholm fr William Milling Sr, bk T, p 323
… Deed 161 and 1/2 acres

1821 Sept – Thomas Chisholm to William Bradford, bk T, p 495
… Deed 24 acres

1821 Sept – Suprey Chisholm fr Elizabeth Chisholm, bk T, p 497. Chester Co, SC
… I John Roseborough a Justice of the Quorum in and for the District of Chester do hereby certify unto all whom it may concern that Elizabeth Chisholm the wife of the within named Thomas Chisholme did this day appear before me and upon being privately and seperately examined by me did declare that she does freely and voluntarily and without any compulsion dread or fear of any person or persons whomsoever renounced release and forever relinquish unto the within named Suprey Chisholm his heirs and assigns all her interest and estate and also all her right and claim of dower of in or to all and singular the premises within metioned and released. Given under my hand this — day of September Anno Dom 1821. Signed: Elizabeth Chisholm
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1821 Sept – Thomas Chisholm fr William Bradford, bk T, p 494
… Deed 24 acres

1813 Dec 4 – Suprey Chisholm to John Boyd Sr, bk U, p 122. Chester Co, SC
… I Suprey Chisholme of the State and District afsd have bargained and sold unto John Boyd Sr of said State and District one negro man Sam about 22 years old for and in consideration of the sum of 600 dollars to me in hand well and truly paid the above negro Sam I warrant to be sound and sound property and will forever defend against myself claiming or to claim sd property unto John Boyd Sr his heirs and assigns forever given under my hand and seal this 4th day of Dec 1813.
Signed: Suprey Chisholm for D Chisholme
Test: William Boyd
South Carolina Chester District
William Boyd appeard and made oath that he saw Suprey Chisholm sign and seal the within Bill of Sale for David Chisholme for the uses and purposes therein mentioned and that he signed as an evidence thereto. Signed: William Boyd Jr.
Sworn to and signed March 8, 1822 before me J Rosborough, QQ,
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1822 Nov 18 – Suprey Chisholm fr Thomas McFadden, bk W, p 5. Chester Co, SC
… I Thomas McFadden of Chester District in the State afsd farmer in consideration of the sum of 60 dollars … paid by Suprey Chisolme of the affsd state and Dist farmer … sell and release unto the said Suprey Chisholm … land containing 8 acres ... in said State and Dist on the Waters of Fishing Creek … a small SW section of a certain tract of land adjoining the said Chisholm’s land on the NW side of the said Chisholmes land .. at a large hickory corner that stand in the road below Chisholmes Macheene House … corner of the fence where Charles Boyd’s road takes of from the Meeting House Road …
Signed: Thomas McFadden
Wit: John Neely, John Dunlap, James D Crawford.
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1819 Mar 12 – Suprey Chisholm fr John Neely, bk U, p 532. Chester Co, SC
… State of South Carolina … The above plat doth represent a tract of land containing 8 and a half acres situate in said State in Chester District on the Waters of Fishing Creek it being … section of a certain tract of land originally granted unto Christopher Strong now the property of John Neely and at the request of John Neely and Suprey Chisholm I have admeasured and laid of the above unto the said Suprey Chisholme surveyed March 12, 1819.
Signed: Thomas Reed, DS
State of South Carolina
Know all men … I John Neelly of Chester District in the State afsd waggon maker in consideration of the sum of 255 dollars to me paid by Suprey Chisholme of the afsd State and District merchant have granted … sell and release unto the said Suprey Chisholme all that tract of land containing 8 and 1/2 acres … on the Waters of Fishing Creek … it being a small SW section of a certain tract of land originally granted unto Christopher Strong and by him it was conveyed unto the Reverend William Blackstock thence it was conveyed unto Thomas Neely now deceased and by him it was conveyed unto the said John Neely and the said 8 and 1/2 acres are laid off as follows … the SW corner of the said original survey … to a post oak old corner of said S Chisholme’s land …
Signed: John Neely
Wit: Robert G Mills, George H Neely
… Rachel Neely the wife of the within named John Neely did …. relinquish unto the within named Suprey Chisholme … all her interest and estate and also all her right and claim of dower … this 17 day of Jany 1824 … Signed: Rachel Neely.
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1825 Oct 31 – Name: Thomas Chisholm (11 pages) Last Will and Probate
Probate Date: 31 Oct 1825
Probate Place: Chester, South Carolina, USA
Inferred Death Year: 1825
Inferred Death Place: South Carolina, USA
Case Number: 166
Item Description: Probate Files, File No. 9-12; Package No. 136-213
Will of Thomas Chisholm (summary)
… I Thomas Chisholm of Rockey Creek in District of Chester, Planter …this my Last Will and Testament …
… my son Cornelius D Chisholm and his wife Elizabeth and the children which he now has or which he may hereafter have lawfully begotten … the plantation …. whereon Cornelius Chisholm now lives … on the waters of Fishing Creek containing 135 acres … my daughter in law Elizabeth Chisholm
… my daugther Mary A Crank … land whereon she now lives … benefit of herself and husband … containing 300 acres … purchased of William Nelson … at the decease of Mary A Crank and Stephen Crank the said land to be sold and the proceeds thereof to be equally divided between the children of the said Mary A Crank …
… to daughters Susannah C Chisholm, Mary A Crank and Patsey D Waddy each 100 dollars …
… beloved wife Elizabeth M during her natural life 450 acres of the plantation … whereon I now live …
… my son Thomas H G Chisholm … balance of the tracts of land whereon I now live …
… my son William D Chisholm … at the decease of my wife the 450 acresland …
… my daughters Elizabeth Jane Chisholm, Theo Harriett Chisholm, Sarah Daved Chisholm, and Phoebe Matilda Chisholm … one likely negroe betwix the age of 10 and 15 years made equal in value …
… my six youngest children … Thomas H G Chisholm, William D Chisholm, Elizabeth Jane Chisholm, Theo Hariett Chisholm, Sarah D Chisholm, and Phoebe Matilda Chisholm …
… appoint my loving wife Elizabeth M Chisholm executrix and William Stringfellow and James McClure Esqr executors …
Signed: Thomas Chisholm
Wit: John Dunovant, J F Woods, William McClure, James Douglas
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1830 US Census Name: S Chisholm
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Chester, South Carolina
Free White Persons – Males – 15 thru 19: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 2
Free White Persons – Males – 40 thru 49: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 14: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 13
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 11
Slaves – Males – 24 thru 35: 1
Slaves – Males – 36 thru 54: 4
Slaves – Females – Under 10: 8
Slaves – Females – 10 thru 23: 7
Slaves – Females – 24 thru 35: 5
Slaves – Females – 36 thru 54: 4
Free White Persons – Under 20: 4
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 3
Total Free White Persons: 7
Total Slaves: 53
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 60
Year: 1830; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Series: M19; Roll: 169; Page: 336; Family History Library Film: 0022503
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1830 US Census Name: C D Chisholme
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Chester, South Carolina
Free White Persons – Males – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons – Females – Under 5: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 5 thru 9: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 30 thru 39: 1
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 1
Slaves – Females – Under 10: 1
Slaves – Females – 10 thru 23: 2
Free White Persons – Under 20: 6
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 3
Total Free White Persons: 9
Total Slaves: 4
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 13
Year: 1830; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Series: M19; Roll: 169; Page: 309; Family History Library Film: 0022503
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1830 US Census Name: [T. Chisholme]
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Chester, South Carolina
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 2
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 1
Slaves – Males – 36 thru 54: 1
Slaves – Females – Under 10: 3
Slaves – Females – 10 thru 23: 1
Slaves – Females – 24 thru 35: 1
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 1
Total Slaves: 9
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 10
Year: 1830; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Series: M19; Roll: 169; Page: 288; Family History Library Film: 0022503
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1830 US Census Name: Eliz Chisholme
Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Chester, South Carolina
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 60 thru 69: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 15 thru 19: 2
Free White Persons – Females – 40 thru 49: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 7
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 6
Slaves – Males – 24 thru 35: 1
Slaves – Males – 36 thru 54: 1
Slaves – Females – Under 10: 6
Slaves – Females – 10 thru 23: 4
Slaves – Females – 24 thru 35: 2
Slaves – Females – 36 thru 54: 3
Slaves – Females – 55 thru 99: 2
Slaves – Females – 100 and over: 1
Free White Persons – Under 20: 4
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 6
Total Slaves: 33
Total – All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 39
Year: 1830; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Series: M19; Roll: 169; Page: 290; Family History Library Film: 0022503
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1830 Jan – Elizabeth Chisholm, etal, exec to Moses Knighton, bk X, p 420
… Deed 266 and 1/2 acres

1830 Jan – Elizabeth Chisholm, etal, Ex. fr Moses Knighton, bk X, p 421
… mortgage

1834 Sept – Thomas Chisholm to Reuben Stringfellow, bk Z, p 491
… Deed 44 acres

1835 Feb – Elizabeth M Chisholm fr Moses Knighten, bk AA, p 26
… Deed 165 and 1/2 acres

1837 May – Elizabeth M Chisholm, etal, to Thomas Terry, bk BB, p 165
… Deed 457 acres

1838 Aug – E M Chisholm to Mary Gilmore, bk AA, p 393
… Deed 162 and 1/2 acres

1840 US Census Name: Thomas Chisholme
Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Chester, South Carolina
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 30 thru 39: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 2
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 2
Slaves – Males – 24 thru 35: 1
Slaves – Males – 36 thru 54: 1
Slaves – Females – Under 10: 4
Slaves – Females – 36 thru 54: 1
Persons Employed in Agriculture: 7
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 2
Total Slaves: 11
Total All Persons – Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 13
Year: 1840; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Roll: 510; Page: 301; Family History Library Film: 0022508
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1840 US Census Name: Elisabeth Chisholme
Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Chester, South Carolina
Free White Persons – Males – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 50 thru 59: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 9
Slaves – Males – 10 thru 23: 10
Slaves – Males – 24 thru 35: 4
Slaves – Males – 36 thru 54: 1
Slaves – Females – Under 10: 12
Slaves – Females – 10 thru 23: 3
Slaves – Females – 24 thru 35: 7
Slaves – Females – 55 thru 99: 1
Persons Employed in Agriculture: 23
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 1
Total Free White Persons: 2
Total Slaves: 47
Total All Persons – Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 49
Year: 1840; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Roll: 510; Page: 304; Family History Library Film: 0022508
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1840 US Census Name: Cornelius Chisholm
Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Chester, South Carolina
Free White Persons – Males – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Males – 50 thru 59: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 15 thru 19: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons – Females – 40 thru 49: 1
Slaves – Males – Under 10: 3
Slaves – Females – Under 10: 2
Slaves – Females – 24 thru 35: 1
Persons Employed in Agriculture: 3
Free White Persons – Under 20: 4
Free White Persons – 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 7
Total Slaves: 6
Total All Persons – Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 13
Year: 1840; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Roll: 510; Page: 305; Family History Library Film: 0022508
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1841 Jan – Elizabeth Chisholm, etal fr Thomas Terry, bk CC, p 326
… Deed 451 acres

1849 Oct – William S Chisholm fr James Pagan, SCD, bk GG, p 467
… Sheriff’s title

1852 June – Thomas Chisholm fr Garner White, bk HH, p 307
… 150 acres

1854 July – William D Chisholm fr Samuel Cassells, bk II, p 181
… Deed 85 and 1/2 acres

1856 Mar – Thomas Chisholm fr William Knox, bk JJ, p 135
… Deed 34 and 3/4 acres

1856 Oct – Elizabeth Chisholm fr William Swift, Tr., bk JJ, p 250
… Deed

1859 Mar – F M Chisholm, etal to Wm P Gill, bk KK, p 277
… Deed of trust

1860 Jan – Francis M Chisholm fr Elizabeth Chisholm, etal, bk LL, p 2
… Deed 135 acres

1861 Apr – William D Chisholm to David Mobley, bk LL, p 244
… Deed 705 acres

1867 Apr – W D Chisholm and William Chisholm to James Pagan, Agt., bk NN, p 69
… Agreement

1867 Apr – Jorden Chisholm to James Pagan, bk NN, p 261
… Agreement

1867 May – Moses Chisholm to James Pagan, bk NN, p 286
… Agreement

1868 May – William Chisholm to James Pagan, bk OO, p 254
… Agreement

1868 May – Jorden Chisholm to James Pagan, agt., bk OO, p 256
… Agreement

1868 Nov – F M Chisholm to John E Eagle, bk PP, p 34
… Deed 135 acres

1869 Feb – Phillip M Chisholm to Hardin & Co, bk PP, p 227
… Agreement

1869 Mar – Phillip Chisholm, etal to Hardin & Heath, bk PP, p 338
… Agreement

1869 Mar – Phillip M Chisholm to Hardin & Co, bk PP, p 423
… Agreement

1869 Apr – W D Chisholm to John A Bradley Jr, bk PP, p 627
… Bankruptcy

(Direct Index continues with many deeds from 1870 on – agreements in index)
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1872 Jan – F M Chisholm fr William Chisholm, bk TT, p 29
… Agreement

1874 Sept – Randolph Chisholm fr George C Gill, bk WW, p 254
… Deed 105 acres

1874 Dec – F M Chisholm fr John J McLure, bk WW, p 313
… Deed 111 acres

1875 Jan – F M Chisholm fr Thomas Henry, bk XX, p 676
… Agreement

1876 Jan – F M Chisholm fr Thomas Henry, bk ZZ, p 31
… Agreement

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