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Our Genealogy Helper for Nesmith ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Nesmith (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Nesmith. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Nesmith is located in Williamsburg County.

To see how the shape of South Carolina's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Williamsburg County: Berkeley, Clarendon, Florence, Georgetown & Marion.

Below are the counties that are near Nesmith. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Nesmith:

  • Williamsburg County     (The home county of Nesmith)
    • Rome [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rome
      • Rome [Williamsburg County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rome have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rome
    • Stuckey [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stuckey
      • Stuckey [Williamsburg County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 217 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stuckey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stuckey
    • Indiantown [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indiantown
      • Indiantown [Williamsburg County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indiantown
    • Snow Town [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Town
      • Snow Town [Williamsburg County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Town
    • Hemingway [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hemingway
      • Hemingway [Williamsburg County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 385 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hemingway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hemingway<3>
    • Cades [Williamsburg County]
    • Kingstree [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingstree
      • Kingstree [Williamsburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the west of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,989 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingstree
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingstree<3>
    • Salters [Williamsburg County]
    • Moore Crossroads [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moore Crossroads
      • Moore Crossroads [Williamsburg County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moore Crossroads
    • Lane [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lane
      • Lane [Williamsburg County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southwest of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 443 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lane
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lane<3>
    • Terrell Crossroad [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terrell Crossroad
      • Terrell Crossroad [Williamsburg County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terrell Crossroad
    • Greeleyville [Williamsburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greeleyville
      • Greeleyville [Williamsburg County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the west of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 377 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greeleyville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greeleyville<3>
  • Berkeley County
    • Jamestown [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown
      • Jamestown [Berkeley County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the south of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 83 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jamestown<3>
    • Harris Town [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harris Town
      • Harris Town [Berkeley County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harris Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harris Town
    • Saint Stephen [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Stephen
      • Saint Stephen [Berkeley County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,824 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Stephen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Stephen<3>
    • Russellville [Berkeley County]
    • Pineville [Berkeley County]
    • Bethera [Berkeley County]
    • Bonneau [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonneau
      • Bonneau [Berkeley County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 493 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonneau
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bonneau<3>
  • Charleston County
    • McClellanville [Charleston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McClellanville
      • McClellanville [Charleston County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the south of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 547 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McClellanville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McClellanville<3>
  • Clarendon County
    • Union Crossroads [Clarendon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Crossroads
      • Union Crossroads [Clarendon County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the west of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Crossroads
    • New Zion [Clarendon County]
    • Turbeville [Clarendon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turbeville
      • Turbeville [Clarendon County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 783 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turbeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turbeville<3>
    • Sardinia [Clarendon County]
    • Gable [Clarendon County]
    • Alcolu [Clarendon County]
    • Manning [Clarendon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manning
      • Manning [Clarendon County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the west of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,854 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manning
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manning<3>
  • Florence County
    • Johnsonville [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnsonville
      • Johnsonville [Florence County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,472 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnsonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnsonville<3>
    • Hannah [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hannah
      • Hannah [Florence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hannah
    • Wren Village [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wren Village
      • Wren Village [Florence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wren Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wren Village
    • Lake City [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake City
      • Lake City [Florence County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,445 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake City<3>
    • Scranton [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scranton
      • Scranton [Florence County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 831 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scranton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<3>
    • Pamplico [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pamplico
      • Pamplico [Florence County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the north of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,208 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pamplico
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pamplico<3>
    • Coward [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coward
      • Coward [Florence County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 766 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coward
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coward<3>
    • Olanta [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olanta
      • Olanta [Florence County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 551 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olanta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olanta<3>
    • Effingham [Florence County]
    • Florence [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florence
      • Florence [Florence County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the north of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,467 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<3>
    • Timmonsville [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Timmonsville
      • Timmonsville [Florence County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,345 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Timmonsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Timmonsville<3>
  • Georgetown County
    • Allentown [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allentown
      • Allentown [Georgetown County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allentown
    • Willie Towne [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willie Towne
      • Willie Towne [Georgetown County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willie Towne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willie Towne
    • Carters Crossroads [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carters Crossroads
      • Carters Crossroads [Georgetown County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carters Crossroads
    • Andrews [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Andrews
      • Andrews [Georgetown County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,866 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andrews
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Andrews<3>
    • Campfield [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campfield
      • Campfield [Georgetown County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southeast of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campfield
    • Sampit [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sampit
      • Sampit [Georgetown County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the south of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sampit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sampit
    • Jackson [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jackson
      • Jackson [Georgetown County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Georgetown [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgetown
      • Georgetown [Georgetown County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southeast of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,794 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georgetown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Georgetown<3>
    • Steele Town [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steele Town
      • Steele Town [Georgetown County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southeast of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steele Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steele Town
    • Inlet Oaks Village [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inlet Oaks Village
      • Inlet Oaks Village [Georgetown County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the east of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inlet Oaks Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inlet Oaks Village
    • Litchfield Beach [Georgetown County]
    • Pawleys Island [Georgetown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pawleys Island
      • Pawleys Island [Georgetown County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 109 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pawleys Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pawleys Island<3>
    • Murrells Inlet [Georgetown County]
  • Horry County
    • Brownway [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brownway
      • Brownway [Horry County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownway
    • Bucksport [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bucksport
      • Bucksport [Horry County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the east of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bucksport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bucksport
    • Red Hill [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Hill
      • Red Hill [Horry County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Hill
    • Garden City Beach [Horry County]
    • Garden City [Horry County]
    • Socastee [Horry County]
    • Windjammer Village [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windjammer Village
      • Windjammer Village [Horry County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the east of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windjammer Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windjammer Village
    • Aynor [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aynor
      • Aynor [Horry County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 978 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aynor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aynor<3>
    • Cochran Town [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cochran Town
      • Cochran Town [Horry County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cochran Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cochran Town
    • Conway [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conway
      • Conway [Horry County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,620 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conway<3>
    • White Oak [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Oak
      • White Oak [Horry County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Oak
    • Oceanside Village [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oceanside Village
      • Oceanside Village [Horry County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the east of Nesmith
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oceanside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oceanside Village
    • Cool Spring [Horry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cool Spring
      • Cool Spring [Horry County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Nesmith
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cool Spring
  • Marion County
    • Gresham [Marion County]
    • Centenary [Marion County]
    • Rains [Marion County]
    • Marion [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
      • Marion [Marion County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,200 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<3>
    • Mullins [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mullins
      • Mullins [Marion County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the north of Nesmith
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,139 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mullins
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mullins<3>

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Nesmith, see our County-by-County Page for Nesmith.

Newspapers Published in Nesmith ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 19 newspapers that have been published in the area around Nesmith.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Nesmith, there are papers which were published within 20 miles [32.2 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Nesmith.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Nesmith:

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • Stories from South Carolina

Cemeteries Near Nesmith ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Nesmith.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Nesmith covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Nesmith Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Nesmith Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Nesmith Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nesmith Cemetery
  • Brockington Memorial Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Brockington Memorial Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Brockington Memorial Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brockington Memorial Cemetery
  • Friendship Untied Methodist Church Cemetery
  • Black Mingo Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Black Mingo Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Black Mingo Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Mingo Cemetery
  • Union Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Union Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Union Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Cemetery
  • Indiantown Presbyterian Church Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Poplar Hill Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Poplar Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Poplar Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poplar Hill Cemetery
    • Harmon Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Harmon Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Harmon Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmon Cemetery
    • Midway Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Midway Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Midway Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Midway Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the north of Nesmith.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midway Cemetery
    • Bethlehem Holiness Church Cemetery
    • Greater St. Mark AME Church Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Greater St. Mark AME Church Cemetery
      • Greater St. Mark AME Church Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith.
      • Greater St. Mark AME Church Cemetery has also been known as:
      • St. Mark AME Church Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greater St. Mark AME Church Cemetery
    • Cedar Swamp Cemetery
    • Bloomingvale Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bloomingvale Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bloomingvale Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Bloomingvale Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Nesmith.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomingvale Cemetery
    • Wallace Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wallace Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wallace Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Wallace Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Nesmith.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallace Cemetery
    • Wilson Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wilson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wilson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Wilson Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Nesmith.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<6>

While we didn't find Nesmith in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Nesmith.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Nesmith, with the one closest to Nesmith listed first.

  • Morrisville [Williamsburg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrisville
    • Morrisville [Williamsburg County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Nesmith
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Morrisville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrisville
  • Rome [Williamsburg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rome
    • Rome [Williamsburg County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Nesmith
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rome had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rome have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rome
  • Indiantown [Williamsburg County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indiantown
    • Indiantown [Williamsburg County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 117 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Indiantown had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Rhems [Georgetown County]
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    • Rhems [Georgetown County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Nesmith
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rhems had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhems have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cooper [Williamsburg County]
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    • Cooper [Williamsburg County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Nesmith
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Cooper had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cooper have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Bloomingvale [Williamsburg County]
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    • Bloomingvale [Williamsburg County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Nesmith
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 32 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bloomingvale had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomingvale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Choppee [Georgetown County]
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      • Choppee [Georgetown County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Nesmith
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Choppee had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Choppee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fowler [Williamsburg County]
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      • Fowler [Williamsburg County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of Nesmith
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Fowler had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fowler have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Johnsonville [Florence County]
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      • Johnsonville [Florence County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Nesmith
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 102 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,472 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Johnsonville had a post office and no railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnsonville<3>
    • Hannah [Florence County]
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      • Hannah [Florence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of Nesmith
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Hannah had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Earle [Williamsburg County]
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      • Earle [Williamsburg County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Nesmith
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Earle had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Earle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bethel [Georgetown County]
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      • Bethel [Georgetown County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the south of Nesmith
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Bethel had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Trio [Williamsburg County]
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      • Trio [Williamsburg County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Nesmith
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 130 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Trio had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trio have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Petersfield [Georgetown County]
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      • Petersfield [Georgetown County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Nesmith
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 63 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Petersfield had no post office or railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cades [Williamsburg County]
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      • Cades [Williamsburg County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Nesmith
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Cades had railroad service and no post office
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cades
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cades<3>

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Nesmith. See our List of 1890's Communities around Nesmith.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Carolina

About Williamsburg County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Nesmith. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Williamsburg County: www.williamsburgsc.com/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Nesmith) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Nesmith. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from NesmithOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nesmith. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6588, Longitude: -79.5139    
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<5>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<6>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Nesmith, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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