Did you have a family member fight in the American Revolution? As SC was divided into a bloody civil war during the American Revolution, you might be surprise on which side they fought. More than just words in a text book, history becomes real when you discover your family's connection. The best place to start is your local library.
Below are some other great genealogy resources:
SC Department of Archives & History
Daughters of the American Revolution Genealogy
DAR Minority Genealogy Research
Sons of the American Revolution Genealogy
SC Genealogical Society Chapters