Subject: Re: BALDWIN in SC|
Date: March 27, 1998
I have had good interaction with Dorothy re: ourcommon family. You probably
will have common families I'll bet! Dick M
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> From: Janet Jilote
> To: SCROOTS-L@rootsweb.com
> Subject: Re: BALDWIN in SC
> Date: Sunday, March 22, 1998 10:48 AM
> Dick and Pasty....
> Don't forget that I have ties to McClellanville while doing your
> searches <>.
> I went there last weekend and the town was quiet Sunday afternoon. I
> stopped at the Town Hall and asked a police officer where the museum was
> and where the town records were kept. I told him I was doing genealogy
> work. He then pointed to a man that came from out of the blue and said,
> "that's who you need to talk to."
> I walked over and met Buddy Hill a genealogist and historian. And of all
> the people to run into! He has even done SHOKES research (my family) for
> a cousin that I met online! He was there helping to make ready the new
> museum for it's opening, hopefully in May during the "Blessing of the
> He told me that they will have computers there to do research, and that
> they will enter local genealogies and records that can be copied. He's
> not on the internet presently (which I suggested). But, may get online
> in the future.
> Buddy knew things on the history of the town in detail. He even knew of
> an elusive g-Grandmother's Indian family that lived near Edisto!! Talk
> about "BLESSINGS"! He confirmed the info I had gathered and lead me in
> the right direction.
> So, if you're interested in McClellanville history and genealogy and for
> that fact have an interest in Low-Country history I would suggest
> talking with this man. He did mention that he does paid research through
> some of the local Genealogical Societies and Libraries. I have his
> phone# if anyone is interested, though he's been in McClellanville quite
> a bit lately donating his time and effort to the museum project. He
> lives in the Charleston area.
> This isn't an advertisment, only an impressed woman.
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