South Carolina Education - Pendleton County / District

Year County Established

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County Seat Webpage Herein

1789
Abolished in 1826

Pendleton District

Pendleton
 
On December 21, 1811, the South Carolina General Assembly passed an Act, which included the incorporation of the Pendleton Circulating Library Society and authorizing up to $2,000 in assets. The Act named nine (9) trustees.
On December 21, 1814, the South Carolina General Assembly passed an Act, which included the incorporation of the Academy at Pendleton Court House, led by the Pendleton Circulating Library Society, as incorporated above.
On December 20, 1821, the South Carolina General Assembly passed an Act, which authorized the trustees of the Pendleton Circulating Library Society to establish a female academy (Section X).
On December 20, 1825, the South Carolina General Assembly passed an Act, which included the re-incorporation of the Pendleton Circulating Library Society with the new name of the Pendleton Academy, and vested all escheated property, up to $10,000 in value, to said Pendleton Academy (Sections IX and X).
 


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