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Honea Path in Anderson County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

David Greer, Sr.

Born County Antrim, Ireland

 

1750

 
David Greer, Sr. Marker -<br>West Facing image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
1. David Greer, Sr. Marker -
West Facing
Inscription.
[West Facing]:
Came to the colonies and received a land grant from King George III in 1770 in the area known as the 96 District of South Carolina. In 1791 he moved to this locality and accepted a land grant from Charles Pinckney, Governor of South Carolina, and became the first settler of Honey Path, S.C. Married three times; the father of 15 children. David, 3 wives, and 4 children are buried in this plot.

[South Facing]:
Children
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Eleanor
1787 -
Jennie
1789 -
Dr. Robert
1803 - 1858
Janie S.
1821 - 1821

[North Facing]
:
David Greer, Sr.
1750 - 1855
Wives
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Margaret McCombs
1776 - 1801
Hannah Dunlop
1780-1816
Mary Sims
1790-1842

 
Location. 34° 26.65′ N, 82° 23.467′ W. Marker is in Honea Path, South Carolina, in Anderson County. Marker can be reached from Church Street (U.S. 178) 0.1 miles south of Greer Street (U.S. 76), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in the southeast corner of the Honea Path Cemetery. Marker
David Greer, Sr. Marker -<br>West Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
2. David Greer, Sr. Marker -
West Inscription
is at or near this postal address: 106 Church Street, Honea Path SC 29654, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. They Died for the Rights of the Working Man (approx. 0.2 miles away); Honea Path Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carnegie Library (approx. mile away); Honea Path (approx. mile away); Chiquola Baptist Church Bell (approx. mile away); The Story of the Bell (approx. mile away); Chiquola Mill Monument (approx. half a mile away); Southside Baptist Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Broadmouth Baptist Church (approx. 2.5 miles away); Barkers Creek Baptist Church (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Honea Path.
 
Also see . . .  Find a Grave: Honea Path Cemetery. (Submitted on March 3, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
David Greer, Sr. Marker -<br>South Facing image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
3. David Greer, Sr. Marker -
South Facing
David Greer, Sr. Marker -<br>South Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
4. David Greer, Sr. Marker -
South Inscription
David Greer, Sr. Marker -<br>North Facing image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
5. David Greer, Sr. Marker -
North Facing
David Greer, Sr. Marker -<br>North Inscription image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
6. David Greer, Sr. Marker -
North Inscription
David Greer, Sr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
7. David Greer, Sr. Marker
David Greer, Sr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
8. David Greer, Sr. Marker
Honea Path Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
9. Honea Path Cemetery
Honea Path Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
10. Honea Path Cemetery
Honea Path Cemetery -<br>North Border<br>Honea Path Presbyterian Church in Background image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
11. Honea Path Cemetery -
North Border
Honea Path Presbyterian Church in Background
Honea Path Cemetery -<br>Older Section<br>Along South Boundary image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
12. Honea Path Cemetery -
Older Section
Along South Boundary
David Erwin Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
13. David Erwin Tombstone
In Loving Memory
of
David Erwin
Born in
Ballynure, Ireland
Sept. 23, 1844
Died at
Erwin's Mills, S.C.
July 2, 1880.
Malcolm Erwin Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
14. Malcolm Erwin Tombstone
Born
May 15, 1825
Died
Mar. 25, 1888
Margaret McMurtry Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
15. Margaret McMurtry Tombstone
Wife of
Malcolm Erwin
Born in
Ballynure, Ireland
June 18, 1834.
Departed this life in
Honea Path, S.C.
June 11, 1908
Asleep in Jesus
Mother
William McMurtry Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
16. William McMurtry Tombstone
Of
Ballynure
Co.
Antrim, Ireland
Who departed this
life Feb. 6, 1891,
at the residence of
his daughter,
Margaret Erwin
Erwin's Mills
Honea Path
In his 88 year.
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"Absent from the Body
At Home with the Lord"
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Erected by His Children
Hudgens Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
17. Hudgens Tombstone
William Augustus Hudgens
Adj. 3rd Bat. 30th Div. A.E.F.
Born Sept. 26, 1878
Killed Oct. 8, 1918
While Engaged in Battle
of Hindenburg Line
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Thomas Arthur Hudgens
Aug. 24, 1881 - Jan. 1, 1923
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Asleep in Jesus
Hudgens Plot image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
18. Hudgens Plot
Center: Dr. T.A. Hudgens, Born June 13, 1831. Died Feb. 25, 1832. Right: Ella, Elder Daughter of T.A. and Ella Hudges. January 24, 1875, Mar. 12, 1886.
Honea Path Presbyterian Church -<br>Located Just North of the Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
19. Honea Path Presbyterian Church -
Located Just North of the Cemetery
Honea Path Presbyterian Church -<br>East Facade image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 28, 2011
20. Honea Path Presbyterian Church -
East Facade
 
 
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