Ninety Six in Saluda County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
is the grave of Lucinda Horn,
Confederate War heroine, wife of
Cornelius Horn and mother of
William Horn, both members of
Company K, 14th S.C. Volunteers.
She accompanied her husband and
son to the front and remained
with McGowan's Brigade during
the hardest fighting of the war,
nursing the wounded and dying.
Erected 1970 by Saluda County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 41-5.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the South Carolina, Saluda County Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 7.241′ N, 81° 50.2′ W. Marker is in Ninety Six, South Carolina, in Saluda County. Marker is at the intersection of Chappells Highway (State Highway 39) and Chestnut Hill Road (County Road 135), on the right when traveling south on Chappells Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ninety Six SC 29666, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Luther Rice (approx. 5.1 miles away but has been reported missing); Butler Methodist Church (approx. 7.4 miles away); Cane Break (approx. Butler Family Graves (approx. 8 miles away); Lake Greenwood (approx. 8.1 miles away); Welcome to the Lake Greenwood State Recreation Area (approx. 8.3 miles away); Saluda County Stockyard and Livestock Market (approx. 8.3 miles away); New Priorities of Protection (approx. 8.3 miles away); Mitchell Hill Advent Christian Chruch (approx. 8.6 miles away); Mr. Philemon B. Waters (approx. 8.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ninety Six.
More about this marker. At the time her grave was marked (1897), it was believed that the only other woman honored as a war heroine in a cemetery was Joan of Arc.
Also see . . .
1. S.C. 14th Infantry Regiment. In response to a call from President Davis, about the 1st of July, 1861, a large number of infantry companies, from all quarters of South Carolina, rendevoused at Columbia, South Carolina. (Submitted on October 25, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
2. Co. K, S.C. 14th Infantry Regiment. (Submitted on October 25, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
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