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Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Charles Pinckney

 
 
Charles Pickney Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2013
1. Charles Pickney Marker
Inscription.
October 26, 1757 – October 29, 1824
He was a delegate to
the Continental Congress,
1784-5, 1785-6, 1786-7
He was a delegate to the
Federal Convention in 1787
and on May 29, 1787
submitted thereto a plan
for a Constitution and at least
twenty-five provisions thereof
were incorporated into the
Constitution of the United States.
Governor of South Carolina:
1789 – 1791
1791 – 1792
1796 – 1798
1806 – 1808
United States Senator
December 6, 1798 – December 3, 1801
Minister to Spain, 1801 – 1805
Member of the
House of Representatives
of the United States
March 4, 1819 – March 3, 1821.
Erected one hundred and twenty-five years
after his death as a memorial to his
excellence and patriotism by Thornwell Jacobs.

 
Erected 1949.
 
Location. 32° 46.731′ N, 79° 55.736′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker can be reached from Church Street north of Queen Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located in the churchyard of St. Philip’s Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 146 Church Street, Charleston SC 29401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Charles Pinckney Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2013
2. Charles Pinckney Marker
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Calhoun (a few steps from this marker); Edward Rutledge (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Philip's Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Johnson's Row (within shouting distance of this marker); The Footlight Players Workshop (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel William Rhett (within shouting distance of this marker); Huguenot Church (within shouting distance of this marker); John Caldwell Calhoun (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Charleston.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of Charles Pinckney. (Submitted on August 21, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & Patriotism
 
Marker at St. Philip’s Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2013
3. Marker at St. Philip’s Church
Charles Pinckney Marker image. Click for full size.
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4. Charles Pinckney Marker
Home of Charles Pinckney image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 4, 2013
5. Home of Charles Pinckney
Pinckney's home is preserved at the nearby Charles Pinckney National Historic Site.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 360 times since then and 67 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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