St Matthews in Calhoun County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
John Adam Treutlen
Governor of Georgia, 1777
A stern revolutionary patriot
Born at Berchtesgaden, Austria in 1726
Brutally murdered by Tories
about 1782 near this spot
Erected 1914 by William Thompson Chapter, D.A.R. and Emmily Geiger Chapter C.A.R. of St. Matthews, S.C.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 33° 36.16′ N, 80° 44.634′ W. Marker is in St Matthews, South Carolina, in Calhoun County. Marker is at the intersection of Belleville Road (South Carolina Route 9-45) and South Carolina Route 601, on the right when traveling south on Belleville Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Matthews SC 29135, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Land Granted in Calhoun County Area (approx. 3.2 miles away); Honoring a Pioneer Woman (approx. 3.2 miles away); Shady Grove Church (approx. 4 miles away); Miller Cemetery (approx. 4.1 miles away); St. Matthew's Lutheran Church (approx. 4.3 miles away); Calhoun County Patriots of Calhoun County (approx. 4.7 miles away); "Lest We Forget" (approx. 4.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in St Matthews.
Also see . . . John Adam Treutlen. (Submitted on January 17, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 382 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.