Lawrence Genealogy and Local History Room
Lawrence Genealogy and Local History Room was given to the Greenwood
County Library in honor of Doughty and Jack Lawrence and Becky and Ben
Lawrence. Although the primary focus is on Greenwood and other South
Carolina counties, the collection also holds books, microfilm, and
journals on other states. The Lawrence Room is staffed by volunteers. If you have a basic knowledge of genealogy and an interest in helping others, please join our genealogy volunteers. Training, support, and workshops are provided and schedules are flexible. Please call Dana Ellis, Volunteer Coordinator 941-4654.
For hours, please call 864-941-4655
you visit the
Library when the Lawrence Room is closed, please ask
the Reference Librarian for assistance. Library staff will be happy to
retrieve materials for you.
provides access to a
unique, growing collection of research materials for tracing family
history and local history.
Library Edition: complements the research
materials found at HeritageQuest Online. Use Ancestry Library Edition
to check immigration lists, vital records, census, family histories,
LIBRARY USE ONLY)
and death notice index for the Greenwood
abstracted from the Greenwood County Library's microfilm holdings by
the GCL Reference Department staff and volunteers.