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Free Schools in Each District or Parish as of 1830

District or Parish

No. of Schools

No. of Students

Sums Expended

Abbeville District

95

537

$1,749.87

All Saints Parish

5

81

$250.00

Barnwell District

14

174

$900.00

Chester District

40

243

$703.73

Chesterfield District

27

222

$600.00

Christ Church Parish

2

47

$360.00

Claremont District

34

143

$900.00

Clarendon District

13

76

$590.00

Darlington District

28

148

$300.00

Edgefield District

109

1,103

$1,805.42

Fairfield District

53

130

$1,263.00

Greenville District

8

175

$947.81

Horry District

6

93

$300.00

Kershaw District

19

316

$900.00

Laurens District

17

523

$1,200.00

Lexington District

31

136

$642.17

Marion District

5

200

$568.00

Marlboro District

14

97

$237.62

Newberry District

39

514

$1,089.15

Orange Parish

31

199

$599.00

Pendleton District

46

360

$1,490.59

Prince George's, Winyah Parish

5

106

$823.00

Prince William's Parish

5

84

$600.00

Richland District

14

186

$782.37

St. Andrew's Parish

1

34

$300.00

St. Bartholomew's Parish

22

327

$1,101.28

St. George's, Dorchester Parish

10

141

$300.00

St. Helena's Parish

3

149

$602.87

St. James, Goose Creek Parish

3

73

$300.00

St. James, Santee Parish

1

9

$200.00

St. John's, Berkeley Parish

2

39

$600.00

St. Luke's Parish

5

44

$482.16

St. Matthew's Parish

14

81

$298.00

St. Peter's Parish

13

112

$478.67

St. Philip's & St. Michael's Parish

5

544

$4,800.00

St. Thomas's & St. Dennis's Parish

1

25

$300.00

Spartanburg District

9

200

$1,200.00

Union District

28

186

$1,200.00

Williamsburg District

15

258

$619.00

York District

48

262

$1,625.62

Totals

860

8,572

$35,918.34

This information comes from the South Carolina Legislature's Reports and Resolutions of the General Assemby for the year 1830, Page 52.


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