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Elihu Griffin

 
 
Elihu Griffin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 23, 2008
1. Elihu Griffin Marker
Inscription.
In Honor
of
Elihu Griffin
1801-1874.
Pioneer citizen and builder,
who donated lands upon
which to establish the county
seat of the new county
of Pickens, including the site
of the court house and
park.

 
Erected 1868.
 
Location. 34° 53.017′ N, 82° 42.417′ W. Marker is in Pickens, South Carolina, in Pickens County. Marker is on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is located in Legacy Square, infront of the Pickens County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Pickens SC 29671, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Commissioners Appointed to Locate the Town of Pickens ( here, next to this marker); Pickens County Veterans Memorial ( here, next to this marker); In Honor of Elinor Knight ( within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Ladd Cureton ( within shouting distance of this marker); Hovie Alexander Nealy ( within shouting distance of this marker); John C. Calhoun ( within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Robert E. Lee ( within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Joab Mauldin ( within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pickens.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsSettlements & Settlers
 
Elihu Griffin House image. Click for full size.
Pickens County Library System
2. Elihu Griffin House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,032 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 24, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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