“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Florence in Florence County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)

William Gee

William Gee Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, November 8, 2010
1. William Gee Marker
Grave area is heavily wooded.
Inscription. A veteran of the Revolution, William Gee served as a private with the Continental Line of N.C. and moved to this area before 1797. He was one of the original members of the Washington Society, organized in 1803 to establish an academy on Jeffries Creek at Ebenezer. His grave is located about 250 feet southwest of here.
Erected 1976 by Florence County Historical Society. (Marker Number 21-2.)
Location. 34° 9.817′ N, 79° 51.236′ W. Marker is near Florence, South Carolina, in Florence County. Marker is on W. Palmetto Street (U.S. 76) just from S. Cashua Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Florence SC 29501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Young Farm (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ebenezer Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); POW✯MIA (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Marine Corps League of Florence, SC (approx. 1.8 miles away); Florence Veterans Park (approx. 1.8 miles away); Desert Storm (approx. 1.8 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 1.9 miles away); Purple Heart Recipients (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Categories. EducationWar, US Revolutionary
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