school children

facebook icon

Fairfield County Genealogy Society

2017 - R E U N I O N S

Past Reunions

2017 Descendants of Colonial Governor William Glover Reunion

  Saturday, April 22, 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM and Sunday 10:00 AM until early afternoon
  Sea Island Yacht Club, Rockville, SC (at the end of Wadmalaw Island, outside of Charleston)
  Saturday: 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM - Low Country Boil at $15 per person
  Sunday: 10:00 AM - Annual service at the Goose Creek Parish Church, built c. 1713
  (service is for the descendants of the original families please)
  The Glover family worshipped here and lived at nearby Grove Hall Plantation
  (after service, picnic in the church yard, please bring your own food)
  Book, ”Colonial Governor William Glover and His Descendants” will be available
  (those who have not prepaid, price is $55)
  Please mail your check for book and/or Low Country Boil reservation by April 16

  For Information Contact Jim Glover:
  by email
  by phone: C (770) 630-6477, P (678) 909-2398, F (404) 974-4421
  by mail: 2070 Burnt Hickory Rd., Marietta, GA 30064
              #1 Transaction Agent Companywide 2014, Cobb County’s #1 Sotheby’s Agent
              3290 Northside Parkway, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30327

2017 Descendants of Richard Braswell (1755-1839) Reunion

 Sunday, June 4, 12:15 PM Lunch, Fellowship Hall until early afternoon
 Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, McFarlan, North Carolina
 "The Heustess, Spears, & Meekins Descendants of Charles Eben Braswell's Wives Lydia & Sally"
 Presentation by Tony Lee
 Special thanks to William Foster's and Bill Heustess's dedication to Find A Grave.
 Bring your Braswell family & covered dish!
 Please bring your photos and documents for us to share.
 Be sure to write your name on the back of them as well as the people in the pictures and
 the date and place of the photo.
 Please send your email address to the Secretary.
 For assistance at or about reunion: 
 See you in McFarlan!

2017 Gladney Reunion

  Friday July 28, 2017 - Sunday July 30, 2017
  Based at Holiday Inn Express, Blythewood, South Carolina
  120 Creech Rd, Blythewood, SC 29016 (Map)
  Some Gladney Reunion Events:
    Gladney Cemetery Headstone Cleaning
    Riverbanks Zoo - 500 Wildlife Pkwy, Columbia, SC 29210 (Map)
    Rafting down the river beginning just below the dam (2-3 hours)
    Gladney Cemetery GPR Session (Ground Penetrating Radar)
    Gladney Bibles - Fairfield County Museum - 231 S. Congress St., Winnsboro, SC 29180 (Map)
    SC Railroad Museum (1:30 Train Ride) - 110 Industrial Park Rd, Winnsboro, SC 29180 (Map)
    Gladney Reunion Banquet – Guest Speaker: Len Strozier of Omega Mapping
  2017 Gladney Reunion Registration
  Detail Information Contact by Email:

2017 African American Kinsler Family Reunion

  Friday, July 28 through Sunday, July 30
  Based in Columbia, SC
  Plan to spend time in Kinsler Town, Blythewood, Ridgeway/Simpson and Winnsboro:
    Kinsler Town, Kinsler Drive, West Columbia, SC 29172 (Map)
    Kinsler Cemetery, Kinsler Town, 115 Overland Drive, West Columbia, SC 29172 (Map)
    Blythewood, SC 29016 (Map)
    Ridgeway/Simpson, SC 29130 (Map)
    Winnsboro, SC 29180 (Map)
    Fairfield County Museum - 231 S. Congress St., Winnsboro, SC 29180 (Map)
  Detail Information Contact by Email:

Killian - "Pop" Claude Tresvan Killian Descendants Family Reunion

  Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 11 AM until 4 PM
  Pine Island Club House, Lake Murray, Lexington, SC (Map)
  Meal will be provided for $8 adult & $5 for children (buy ticket at registration table)
  DNA tables by Fairfield County Genealogy Society (James W. Green III & Nancy S. Hoy)
  11:00 AM to 12:15 PM - Register, meet, greet, mingle, look, DNA table, family pictures table
  12:15 PM to 01:15 PM - Program: Update on Taylor's by Eddie Killian (research Nancy S. Hoy)
  01:15 PM to 01:45 PM - Lunch
  01:45 PM to 02:45 PM - Program: Pop's Biological DNA Family? by Eddie (research Nancy)
  02:45 PM to 03:45 PM - Group/Family pictures, mingle, look, DNA table, family pictures table
  03:45 PM to 04:00 PM - Wrap-up, goodbye's, clean-up
  Details Email:  Killian or call (803) 635-9811


  Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 11:00 AM - until
  Zion United Methodist Church, Zion Church Road, Blythewood SC 29016 (Map)
  11:00 AM - Gather at picnic area
  12 (Noon) - Covered-dish lunch
  For more information, please call or text Carolyn Glenn Payne at (704) 860-5482

Taylor - Gen. Edward Taylor Descendants Family Annual Reunion

  Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  Charlie E. Taylor's Home, SC Hwy #215, North of Cool Branch Baptist Church
  10:00 AM - Noon - Progress Gen. Edward Taylor's Parents/Family & DNA (informal group)
  (Taylor & DNA Prospects Presentation by Nancy Hoy of Fairfield County Genealogy Society)
  Noon - 2:00 PM - Covered dish dinner (lunch)
  Details Email:  Killian or call (803) 635-9811

(C-F-M) Coleman Feaster Mobley - 77th C-F-M and Allied Families Annual Reunion

  Friday September 29, 2017 - Sunday October 1, 2017
  Feasterville Academy Grounds, SC Hwy #215, Feasterville
  77th C-F-M and Allied Families Annual Reunion for Details, Email or Call Coordinators:
   Killian (803-747-9906),   Greer (803-517-8211),   Green (803-402-0224)

Lyles, Lyle, Liles, Lile and Allied Families Reunion

  Friday October 6, 2017 - Sunday October 8, 2017
  Feasterville Academy Grounds, SC Hwy #215, Feasterville
  Lyles, Lyle, Liles, Lile & Allied Families Reunion for Details, Email or Call Coordinators:
   Lyles (803-727-5908), Susan McLane (803-351-0265), Eddie Killian (803-747-9906)
  Reunion Flyer Page 1 and Reunion Flyer Page 2 & Registration

CURRY Family Reunion

  Sunday October 8, 2017, Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church
  1660 Pleasant Grove Road, Chester, SC 29706
  11:00 AM Church Service, 1:00 PM Picnic Dinner (Lunch)
  followed by family roll call, statistical collection and business meeting
  Please plan to attend to represent and honor your ancestors and learn about your roots,
  if you are a descendant of Robert Curry, wife Nancy Agnes Miller Curry and
  their son Samuel, two daughters, Margaret Elizabeth and Harriet Lucinda
  Samuel Joseph Curry (1849-1931), wives: 1) Malinda Carrie/Caroline Boyd,
  2) Mary Agnes Wallace, 3) Hannah Frances/Flanningan Tennant
  Margaret Elizabeth Curry Cameron (1851-1901), husband John Mobley Cameron
  Harriet Lucinda Curry Farmer (1854-1882), husband Wylie Farmer
  All Curry descendants, cousins, and family friends are welcome!
  For Details, Email:  
  or Mail: Randy Perry Sears, 317 Red Fox Road, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
  BURGESS and many others


  Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 11:00 AM - until
  1652 Halsellville Road (Map), Chester, SC 29706
  For more information, please call Johnny Roberts at (803) 379-9921

Past Reunions