2020 Shiver Family & Friends Roundup and Black History Cultural Event
Join the descendants of the "Shivers of Bellaire" Plantation located in Eastover, SC. The Shiver Heritage Society desires to share the footprints left by our ancestors and reconnect with relatives and friends that may not realize that they are a part of one of the oldest families of the Congaree River. This is where our story begins... Located two miles west of Eastover, SC south of the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad was the large plantation called Bellaire Plantation. Bellaire Plantation was owned by Drury Bynum, a Lower Richland planter who was born in 1762 South Hampton Virginia. Bellaire Plantation was between Elm Savannah, Deer Pond, Woodard, Scott, Stoney Hill and Pea Ridge Plantations in the Gadsden and Eastover Area. Records indicate that most of the Shiver family lived on a part of the Bellaire Plantation called Shiver Place. The earliest known member of this family was Simon Shiver (b1793). Simon Shiver is believed to have had at least four children with his first wife; Joseph (1814), Sophia (1820), Aaron (1821), and Reverend Peter Shiver (1825). Will Shiver (1836) was Simon’s son with his second wife Sophia. You should be there IF: Your last name or family member's last name is "SHIVER/SHIVERS".You are on the Shiver Family Tree.Your Family is from the Lower Richland Area.You or your family members are connected to local churches especially; Congaree Baptist, Pleasant Grove Baptist, Red Hill Baptist, Mt. Moriah, Mt. Olive, New Light Beulah or St. John, St. Mark or St. Matthews Baptist churches.You are interested in genealogy or history of some of the other "Great Families" of the Congaree/Wateree Rivers and/or Kingville historical areas. Schedule of Events 2/14/2020 10:00am- 4:00pm Workshops and Vendors 2/15/2020 9:30am- Midnight Roundup Event 2/16/2020 10:00am-2:00pm First Day Praise & Worship Tickets can be purchased on this site, or our at PayPal- shiverheritagesociety, CashApp-$ShiverHS or mail money order to: Shiver Heritage Society, P.O Box 154, Gadsden, SC 29052 Our host hotel is Candlewood Suites (Latrell McCormick), 921 Atlas Rd., Columbia, SC 29209 803.727.1299
1032 George Wilson Boulevard
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