Hammet family papers, 1823-1898.


Hammet family. Hammet family papers, 1823-1898.

Hammet family papers, 1823-1898.

Chiefly consisting of family correspondence and land documents, including letter, 7 Apr. 1825, Benjamin Hammet to Rev. T[homas] C[harlton] Henry, answering Henry's questions on religion, sin, and redemption; letter, 9 May 1853, Sumter, S.C., W[illiam] J. Hammet, to "friends of Phoenix Division No. 33," re South Carolina's need for alcohol license laws, and Sons of Temperance, and Sumter Division's call for a secession convention. Deed, 14 July 1855, Charleston District, S.C., 11 July 1793, William Hammet to William Capers and others re construction of Methodist church; 2 manuscripts, 1860, bond of Alfred Setzer and building specifications for Manning Academy, Manning, S.C.; speech, 2 July 1861, entitled "Friendship," delivered at Mayesville Academy, Mayesville, S.C. Letter, 17 Oct. 1864, Sumter, S.C., from "Charlie," to B. Hammet, re yellow fever outbreak in Charleston, S.C. and Wilmington, N.C., and destruction and mortality due to Civil War; broadside, 1 Nov. 1894, Barnwell, S.C., "Address to the Democracy," re John Gary Evans' gubernatorial candidacy, constitutional convention, warning voters against supporting Sampson Pope, and hoping the Independent ticket secures the black vote; and undated essay re westward expansion of the United States.

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Pope, Sampson.

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Lawyer, state legislator, and governor of South Carolina, 1894-1897; born 1863, Cokesbury, S.C.; married, 1897, to Emily Mansfield Plume; resident of Spartanburg, S.C.; nephew of S.C. Sen. Martin Witherspoon Gary (1831-1881). From the description of John Gary Evans papers, 1793-1965 ; (bulk, 1863-1942). (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 28408776 From the description of John Gary Evans papers: correspondence series: 1793-1940 (bulk 1880-1934). (University of...

Capers, William, 1790-1855

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Hammett family.

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Setzer, Alfred.

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Hammet, William, -1803

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William W. Hammet was a Methodist preacher and missionary of Virgin Islands and Charleston, S.C.; also known as William W. Hammet. From the description of William Hammet papers, 1787-1825. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 41448692 ...

Hammet, Benjamin

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Hammet family.

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Residents of Sumter County, S.C., [portions of which now lie in Clarendon and Lee counties]. From the description of Hammet family papers, 1823-1898. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 41448691 ...

Henry, T. Charlton (Thomas Charlton), 1790-1827

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