Jacksonboro in Colleton County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Fateful Choices - The Hanging Of Isaac Hayne
In 1781, with the British losing the war, Hayne returned to the fight for independence, only to be captured after leading a raid. Desparate to keep other paroled Patriots from taking up arms again, the British executed Hayne after a trial by military tribunal.
Erected by South Carolina State Park Service.
Location. 32° 48.415′ N, 80° 28.75′ W. Marker is in Jacksonboro, South Carolina, in Colleton County. Marker can be reached from Sparks Lane (a dirt road) one mile north of Charleston Highway (South Carolina Highway 64). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonboro SC 29452, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Martyr Of The Revolution / Hayne Hall (here, next to this marker); Colonel Issac Hayne (within shouting distance of this marker); Ruins of Pon Pon Chapel of Ease Pon Pon Chapel (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Pon Pon Chapel (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bethel Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Burial Site of Captain John Herbert Dent (approx. 1.1 miles away); Battle Of Parker's Ferry (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonboro.
Also see . . . Famous Americans~ Isaac Hayne. ... without trial or examination of witnesses, was sentenced to be hanged by the joint orders of Colonel Balfour and Lord Rawdon. (Submitted on May 30, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
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