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Jasper County,
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Jasper County, South Carolina Facts

When was Jasper County, SC Created?
Jasper County was established on January 30, 1912 from Beaufort County and Hampton County.

What is the County Seat of Jasper County, SC?
The County Seat of government is situated in Ridgeland plus the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Jasper County, SC?
Bordering counties are Hampton CountyBeaufort CountyChatham County, Georgia, Effingham County, Georgia.

Jasper County, SC Vital Records

Where can find Jasper County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Jasper County vital records can be found at the South Carolina Department of Health has copies of birth records after 1913 and death records after 1930, copies of marriage since Jan 1962 and a Divorce records since 1958. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in South Carolina for current fees and application process.

Jasper County Health Department has birth and death records from January 01, 1915. Marriage records prior to 1950 are available from the Probate Court office. Divorce records since April 1949 are available from the County Clerk’s office. There were no South Carolina birth or Death “certificates” before January 01, 1915

You can search online for Jasper County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for South Carolina Birth and Death CertificateMarriage and Divorce Certificate Application to mail.

Jasper County, SC Census Records

What Jasper County, SC census records are available?
County census records consists of Federal Census Schedules to aid in finding out about your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 192019301940. One can find free downloadable not to mention printable census forms to help you with your research.

Jasper County, SC Courthouse and Government Records

Jasper County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Jasper County Courthouse?

Jasper County, SC Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Jasper County, SC?
A list of Jasper County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives.

Where can I connect with other Jasper County, SC Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Jasper County, SC?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources related to Jasper County. These genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business oriented Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a payment. This is just a directory that has been collected or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.

Jasper Co. SC Books, Newspapers & Publications

Jasper Co. SC Church / Bible Records & Cemeteries / Graveyards

Jasper Co. SC Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Jasper Co. SC General and History Websites

Jasper Co. SC Immigration & Naturalization

Jasper Co. SC Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Jasper Co. SC Military Records

Jasper Co. SC Schools & Directories