Annie Sharpe Branham

1881 Annie Sharpe Branham was born on October 18, 1881 to William Augustus Sharpe and Mary Elizabeth Miles Sharpe. 1953 Annie Sharpe Branham, 73,  died Saturday, October 24, 1953 at the home of a son at Blaney. She had spent the greater part of her life in the Blaney community and was a member of Sandy Level Baptist Church. Funeral services  for Mrs. Branham were … Continue reading Annie Sharpe Branham

Despite Weather Kershaw County Fair Attracts Record Throngs

By Carlton W. Truax CAMDEN — Record breaking throngs of fair folk passed through the gates of the Kershaw County Fair here on opening day Monday, and in spite of threatening rain, overcast skies and a sharp drop in temperature, the fair continued to attract county citizens in large numbers yesterday. J. D. Crawford, secretary and treasurer of the fair, which is sponsored annually by … Continue reading Despite Weather Kershaw County Fair Attracts Record Throngs

Sarah Ruth “Sallie” Ross Bradley

1871 Sarah Ruth “Sallie” Ross Bradley was born December 12, 1871 in Blaney, Kershaw County, South Carolina to Brown C Ross and Mrs. Mary Moak Ross. 1941 On May 15, 1941, Mrs. J. W. Bradley was listed as a surviving sister in The obituary of Rufus B. Ross. 1951 On December 18, 1951, Mrs. John W. Bradley was listed in the newspaper article “Dead Victims … Continue reading Sarah Ruth “Sallie” Ross Bradley