Near Round O in Colleton County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Martyr Of The Revolution / Hayne Hall
(Sept. 23, 1745 ~ Aug. 4, 1781).
Rice planter, iron manufacturer, church leader and Patriot soldier, Colonel Hayne was executed by the British during the Revolution and buried here in the family cemetery.
Erected 2007 by the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism, State Park Service, replacing a marker erected in 1964. (Marker Number 15-6.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1770.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 32° 48.415′ N, 80° 28.75′ W. Marker was near Round O, South Carolina, in Colleton County. Marker was on Cemetery Road, 1.2 miles north of Charleston Highway (South Carolina Highway 64). Located at Hayne Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Round O SC 29474, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Fateful Choices - The Hanging Of Isaac Hayne (here, next to this marker); Colonel Issac Hayne (within shouting distance of this marker); Ruins of Pon Pon Chapel of Ease (approx. 0.6 miles away); 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 Round O.
More about this marker. The marker has been stolen and South Carolina Parks is hoping for its return, since the cost of creating a new one is prohibitive. It went missing at the end of April or early May. The Hayne Cemetery and historic site is owned and protected by South Carolina Parks.
Regarding Martyr Of The Revolution / Hayne Hall. Hayne Hall, the Isaac Hayne Tomb & House Site, is the ancestral home and burial ground of Colonel Isaac Hayne (1745-1781), a wealthy rice planter who fought for independence during the American Revolution.
The site is now maintained by the South Carolina State Park Service.
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1. Marker returns to city.
This marker, which disappeared from its location about 15 miles south off Charleston Highway in early May 2020, has now reappeared at the Bedon-Lucas House, on Church Street, last week. No one knows what happened to the marker, but all are happy to have it back, said Sarah Miller of the Colleton County Historical and Preservation Society. It is awaiting re-installation.
— Submitted September 4, 2020, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 29, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,979 times since then and 39 times this year. Last updated on September 4, 2020, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 29, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 8, 9. submitted on July 6, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of marker at its reported new location: Bedon-Lucas House, on Church Street. • Can you help?