Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
North Augusta in Edgefield County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Birthplace of General James Longstreet

 
 
Birthplace of General James Longstreet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 10, 2008
1. Birthplace of General James Longstreet Marker
Inscription.
Birthplace
of
General James Longstreet
C.S.A.
1821 - 1904
1 air mile east
 
Location. 33° 33.883′ N, 82° 0.717′ W. Marker is in North Augusta, South Carolina, in Edgefield County. Marker is on West Martintown Road. Click for map. Marker is located on the east side of West Martintown Road, about 1.8 miles north of I-20. Marker is in this post office area: North Augusta SC 29860, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lt. General James Longstreet (1821-1904) (within shouting distance of this marker); Big Stevens Creek Baptist Church (Hardy's) (approx. 2.5 miles away); Samuel Hammond (approx. 4.7 miles away); Hampton Terrace Hotel (approx. 5 miles away); North Augusta (approx. 5.2 miles away); Meriwether Monument (approx. 5.2 miles away); James Urquhart Jackson (approx. 5.3 miles away); The Martintown Road (approx. 5.4 miles away); Explosion At The Confederate Powder Works (approx. 5.4 miles away in Georgia); The Augusta Canal (approx. 5.5 miles away in Georgia). Click for a list of all markers in North Augusta.
 
Also see . . .
1. James Longstreet. James Longstreet (January 8, 1821 – January 2, 1904) was one of the
Birthplace of General James Longstreet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, October 10, 2008
2. Birthplace of General James Longstreet Marker
foremost Confederate generals of the American Civil War and the principal subordinate to General Robert E. Lee, who called him his "Old War Horse." (Submitted on October 22, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 

2. James Longstreet ,1821-1904. Born in Edgefield District, South Carolina, January 8, 1821, the son of a farmer, Longstreet spent his early years in Augusta, Georgia. (Submitted on October 22, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 

3. The Longstreet Society. The Longstreet Society is dedicated to the celebration and study of the life of Lieutenant General James Longstreet, CSA. (Submitted on October 22, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 

4. From Manassas to Appomattox: The Memoirs of James Longstreet. This on-line edition of Lieutenant-General James Longstreet's memoirs is based directly on the 1912 second edition published by Lippincott, Philadelphia. (Submitted on October 22, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
Lt. General James Longstreet (1821-1904) image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott
3. Lt. General James Longstreet (1821-1904)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,070 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement