The Columbia Chapter of SCGS has a long and rich history within our society. The South Carolina Genealogical Society was formed in Columbia January 12, 1970. In November 1973 the bylaws of the society were revised to provide for the formation of Society Chapters throughtout the state. Columbia Chapter was one of the first four chapters of the society. Today, Columbia Chapter continues to be dedicated to the standards set by this orgainzation in 1970.
The Columbia Chapter, SCGS is a non profit organization located in Richland County, South Carolina. Our purpose is to acquire, preserve, make available and publish material relevant to South Carolina and Richland County genealogy and history. We are staffed entirely by volunteers and our membership is open to anyone interested in genealogy.
- Age Range: Adults
- Category: Hobbies & Special Interest