Skip to main content

Dickey/Atkinson/Coleman/Belsher/Cato family land records

Identifier: 1968-0159M

Scope and Contents

Family grants, plats, and deeds connected mainly with the District of Camden, South Carolina, and with Early County, Georgia. A few people are connected to additional land records in Thomas County (Shadrack E. Dickey, John and Leah Sconyers), Cherokee Co. (Frederick J. W. Adkerson), and Irwin Co., GA (William Haley), and in St. Mark's Parish (William Graham) and Sumter District, South Carolina (James Atkinson estate).


  • 1770-1838
  • Majority of material found in 1784-1786
  • Majority of material found in 1818-1838


Biographical / Historical

Early holders of land in the District of Camden, South Carolina, were Marmaduke Atkinson, Thomas Belsher, Henry and Starling Cato, David Brunson, Sr., and John Dees. In the early 19th century, Matthew and John Coleman, Agnes McFearson, and Greene Mitchell held land in Early County, Georgia.


2 folders

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

Unpublished inventory available.

Related Materials

Shadrack E. Dickey Letters, 1831-1836 [microform]; Dickey Family Letters, 1859-1865 [microform]; and Dickey, Atkinson, and Heirs Collection, 1779-1872 [microform].


Available only as photocopy.

Dickey/Atkinson/Coleman/Belsher/Cato family land records
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Georgia Archives Manuscript Collections Repository

5800 Jonesboro Rd
Morrow GA 30214 United States