Catherine Ladd Web Site Links


Catherine Stratton Ladd

Web Site Links

               Web sites are organized beneath Catherine Ladd's three South Carolina schoolhouses.

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Brattonsville Female Seminary, York County, South Carolina


Historic Brattonsville: Culture & Heritage Museums

Historic Brattonsville includes the Colonel William Bratton Revolutionary House which later became the Brattonsville Female Seminary with principal Catherine Ladd.


Historic Brattonsville in Pictures website provides an Adobe PDF document containing photographs of Historic Brattonsville and the Brattonsville Female Seminary. Go to the above link and then click on the Bratton surname to find the Historic Brattonsville in Pictures.


The Brattonsville Academy

Catherine Ladd schoolhouse reproduction, known as the “Brattonsville Academy,” was built by Historic Brattonsville and the Rock Hill School District for educational purposes. The reproduction design of "Brattonsville Academy" is based on Feasterville Academy of Fairfield County, but it is located at Historic Brattonsville.


The Today’s Schoolhouse web page describes and shows "Brattonsville Academy," its design based on Feasterville Academy of Fairfield County.

The Yesterday’s Schoolhouse web page describes Brattonsville Female Seminary and shows illustrated image of the Colonel Bratton House from the Historic Brattonsville Visitor Map.




Feasterville Academy, Fairfield District, S.C.


Feaster Genealogy - Feasterville Academy

Bloodlines: A Genealogical Journey by Barbara Harrison Beegle contains information about the Feaster family of South Carolina.

History of Feasterville Academy and Catherine Ladd's role in its creation, from the book, History of Fairfield County South Carolina by Fitz Hugh McMaster, 1980, pp 66 - 68.



Feasterville Female Seminary

History of Feasterville, Fairfield Co., SC by Mark McKee Rigsby.

Newspaper ad for Feasterville Female Seminary with Mrs. C. Ladd as Principal.




Papers of the Coleman, Feaster and Faucette Families, 1787-1943

Description of  USC's South Caroliniana Library manuscript collection of the Coleman, Feaster, and Faucette Families, 1787-1943 papers, briefly mentions "the Feasterville Female Academy presided over by Mrs. Catharine Ladd."




Winnsboro Female Institute
[Fairfield County Museum, Winnsboro, S.C.]



Fairfield County Museum

The official Fairfield County Museum website.

Fairfield County Museum web site created by Fairfield Career & Technology Center students (includes photograph of Catherine Ladd). Museum formerly the Winnsboro Female Institute.



Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce,fairfieldmuseum/

Provides historical information on the Fairfield County Museum.,history/

Contains links to historical information on Fairfield County.



Fairfield County SCGenWeb

Fairfield County, South Carolina, SCGenWeb Website is maintained by Victoria Proctor.




Fairfield County Library

Fairfield County Genealogy Resources.


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3 August 2002,  Brian Brown

Last modified: December 2008