Sturkie Family History
Research Sites

Giessendaner Book Of Records
Geissendaner Family Website which includes the South Carolina pages and The Book of Records (1738 - 1761) was kept by Reverend Giessendaner and has been transcribed here by Joop Giessendaner.

Lexington County South Carolina Genealogical Society Site
US Genweb site for Lexington County.

Lexington County Genealogical Association
This associan works to discover, collect and preserve genealogy and related historical material and information connected with or related to the Lexington County, South Carolina area.

Orangeburgh German-Swiss Genealogical Society Website

Orangeburgh Plats
Margaret Waters author of A Preliminary Study of the Colonial Landowners of Orangeburgh Township, SC 1733-1749 has designed this site as an aid to researchers. A collection of survey plats of colonial and state grants around the Orangeburgh District focusing on the land between the North and South Edisto River and expanding to the North Side of the Edisto and then into the area of Orangeburgh Township.

Palmetto Genealogy Association Website
The Palmetto Genealogy Association was founded on the premise of "genealogy first". It is our intent to provide a different way for a genealogy group to conduct research, share, communicate and deliver information for all. Please visit us often, as new information will be posted weekly. This site is not now, nor will it ever be complete. Many new items will be added over a short period of time. While you may not find a particular area or county listed at this time, eventually we hope to cover the entire State of South Carolina.

South Carolina Information Highway Genealogical Resources
This site has links to genealogical records, cemetery projects, research aids, libraries and archives, museums of SC. List links by county and category.

South Carolina State Library and Archives
The South Carolina State Archives & History Center provides an excellent library of genealogy records including: Federal Census Records for SC Colonial and State Records, County Records, Military Records, Citizenship Records, Extant State Census Records, Church and Cemetery Records, Tax Records, Newspapers, Locations and History of Place Names, Guides to Genealogical Research in South Carolina.

Swiss Genealogy Project
These pages have been compiled by a group of volunteers to help genealogists in Switzerland and worldwide with their research. This project is non-commercial, and any help is welcome.

Swiss Roots
Trace your Swiss family roots, and find out how Swiss you are!

USGenWeb Texas Census Project
Republic of Texas Census plus Federal Census Index for 1850-1920 shown - Click on census year to see if your county's census has already been put online

The Texas US GenWeb Archives Project
An absolute must in order to obtain County records as well as additional local resource information and services available. - Some of the information is also shown above within the Texas USGenWeb Archive Project, as well as much valuable information about the individual counties.   The two sites go hand in hand.