Near Georgetown in Georgetown County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Birthplace of Jeremiah John Snow / China Grove Plantation
China Grove Plantation. China Grove, located on the Old Stage Road to Indiantown, near its junction with the Britton’s Ferry Road, was for many years the home of the Snow family. The eighteenth century plantation house has been restored. Its construction is attributed to James Snow (1730–1793), whose grandfather, Dr. Nathaniel Snow, came to South Carolina in 1697.
Erected 1974 by the Dr. Henry Woodward Chapter, South Carolina Society, Daughters of the American Colonists. (Marker Number 22-25.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Cemeteries & Burial Sites Churches & Religion • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Colonists series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1863.
Location. 33° 37.122′ N, 79° 24.368′ W. Marker is near Georgetown, South Carolina, in Georgetown County. Marker is at the intersection of Rose Hill Road (Local Route 6) and China Grove Lane (private road), on the left when traveling south on Rose Hill Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Georgetown SC 29440, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Black Mingo Creek: (approx. 1˝ miles away); Skirmish At Black Mingo Creek (approx. 1.6 miles away); Black Mingo – Willtown / Black Mingo Baptist Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Black Mingo Presbyterian Meeting House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Pleasant Hill Baptist Church (approx. 4.8 miles away); Pleasant Hill School (approx. 4.8 miles away); Prince George Winyah Parish / Prince Frederick’s Parish (approx. 5.9 miles away); Benjamin Britton Chandler (1854–1925) (approx. 5.9 miles away).
Regarding Birthplace of Jeremiah John Snow / China Grove Plantation.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 13, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 27, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 3,452 times since then and 115 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 27, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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