Edgefield in Edgefield County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
John Calhoun Sheppard
July 5, 1850 - October 17, 1931
—Governor 1886 —
Location. 33° 46.85′ N, 81° 55.283′ W. Marker is in Edgefield, South Carolina, in Edgefield County. Marker is on Mins Street. Click for map. Marker is located near the intersection of Mins and Gary Streets on the Ten Governors Trail. Marker is in this post office area: Edgefield SC 29824, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Strom Thurmond (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Benjamin Ryan Tillman (about 500 feet away); John Gary Evans (about 600 feet away); Milledge Luke Bonham (about 700 feet away); Francis Wilkinson Pickens (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Henry Hammond (approx. 0.3 miles away); M60A3 Main Battle Tank (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pierce Mason Butler (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oakley Park Museum (approx. half a mile away); George McDuffie (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Edgefield.
More about this marker. This marker is the seventh along the Ten Governor's Trail, a converted railroad
Also see . . .
1. John Calhoun Sheppard. John Calhoun Sheppard (July 5, 1850 – October 7, 1931) was Democratic Governor of South Carolina from July 10, 1886 to November 30, 1886. (Submitted on October 23, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
2. South Carolina Governor John Calhoun Sheppard. John Calhoun Sheppard was born in Edgefield County, South Carolina. (Submitted on October 23, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
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