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Near St. Simons Island in Glynn County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Harrington Hall

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Harrington Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, August 17, 2005
1. Harrington Hall Marker
Inscription. Capt. Raymond Demere, a native of France, served many years in the British army at Gibraltar before coming to Georgia in 1738 as an officer in Oglethorpe´s Regiment. His home, Harrington Hall, was located at this site.

Later generations of Demere family lived at the south end of St. Simons Island where their plantation was called Mulberry Grove.
 
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 063-9.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
 
Location. 31° 13.316′ N, 81° 22.143′ W. Marker is near St. Simons Island, Georgia, in Glynn County. Marker is on Lawrence Road 0.6 miles north of Frederica Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Simons Island GA 31522, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. German Village (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Military Road (approx. 0.9 miles away); Battle of Gully Hole Creek (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Georgia Navy (approx. one mile away); William Bartram Trail
Harrington Hall Marker, looking north along Lawrence Road image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, January 26, 2012
2. Harrington Hall Marker, looking north along Lawrence Road
(approx. one mile away); Reverends John & Charles Wesley / Wesley Memorial Garden (approx. one mile away); St. Simons Island (approx. one mile away); Christ Church Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in St. Simons Island.
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USColonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 816 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.   2. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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