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Near Fork Shoals in Greenville County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery

 
 
Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 7, 2008
1. Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
The cemetery located about ½ mile north, marks the site of Grove Church, established prior to 1790, one of the first Methodist churches in Greenville County. The present church, renamed Lebanon, is located about 1 miles W. of here. A number of Revolutionary War soldiers and church founders are buried in this cemetery, now maintained by the church and the Sullivan family.
 
Erected 1982 by Lebanon United Methodist Church Congregation. (Marker Number 23-17.)
 
Location. 34° 33.567′ N, 82° 15.055′ W. Marker is near Fork Shoals, South Carolina, in Greenville County. Marker is at the intersection of Dunklin Bridge Road (State Highway S-23-68) and Sullivan Grove Way on Dunklin Bridge Road. Click for map. The cemetery is located at the end of Sullivan Grove Road (shown below). It not only marks the location of the cemetery, but also the original location of Lebanon Methodist Church (then called Grove Methodist), one of the oldest Methodist churches in the area. Lebanon is marked by its own historical marker. Marker is in this post office area: Fountain Inn SC 29644, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Erected by Sullivan - Dunklin Chapter D.A.R. (approx. 0.8 miles away);
Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 7, 2008
2. Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery Marker
Lebanon Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Tullyton (approx. 3.5 miles away); Dials Methodist Church (approx. 5.8 miles away); Fairview Church / Fairview Cemetery (approx. 5.9 miles away); Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church (approx. 6.1 miles away); Lickville Presbyterian Church (approx. 7.1 miles away but has been reported missing); John C. Taylor Bridge (approx. 7.4 miles away); Hopkins Farm (approx. 7.6 miles away); Toney's Store / Militia Muster Ground (approx. 7.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fork Shoals.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Notable EventsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Dirt Road Leading to Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 7, 2008
3. Dirt Road Leading to Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery
Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery -<br>Fieldstone Section image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 12, 2009
4. Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery -
Fieldstone Section
Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery -<br>Tombstone Section image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 12, 2009
5. Sullivan (Grove) Cemetery -
Tombstone Section
Rev. J.W. McCall Tombstone<br>United Methodist Minister image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 12, 2009
6. Rev. J.W. McCall Tombstone
United Methodist Minister
Died
Jan 13, 1855
Emily F. Pinson Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 12, 2009
7. Emily F. Pinson Tombstone
In Memory
of
Emily F. Pinson
who died
7th August 1846,
in the 14th year of
her age.
Sarah Prudence Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 12, 2009
8. Sarah Prudence Tombstone
Sacred to the Memory of
Mrs. Sarah Prudence, wife
of C. Sullivan Esq., who
departed this life on
30th December 1845, in the
29th year of her age.
May her soul rest in
peace. Amen.
Moses Sullivan Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 12, 2009
9. Moses Sullivan Tombstone
Lieut
Continental Line
Rev. War
1762-1805
Revolutionary
Soldier
Moses Sullivan
1762 1805
Mose Sullivan image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 12, 2009
10. Mose Sullivan
1761 --- 1805
Married to Milly Chandler
Marker Given by Descendants
Mary Scott Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 12, 2009
11. Mary Scott Tombstone
Sacred
to the
Memory of
Mary Scott
wife of
Robert Scott
& Daughter of
Moses & Milly Sullivan
Born December 25th, A.D. 1785
Died March 26th, A.D. 1855
-----*-----
She was a dutiful wife,
an affectionate Mother, a kind
Neighbor, her life and example
were Christian like, and she
Died in the Triumphant hope
of heaven.
 
 
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