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Society Hill in Darlington County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Zachariah W. Wines

 
 
Zachariah W. Wines Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cindy Bullard, November 10, 2010
1. Zachariah W. Wines Marker
Inscription. Black merchant and educator Zachariah Wines, born 1847 in Society Hill, represented Darlington County in the S.C. House 1876-78 and was commissioned Captain in the National Guard by Gov. Wade Hampton in 1877. He taught at nearby Waddell School and later served as Society Hill Postmaster, 1897-1904. He died in 1920 and is buried about 1/3 mile northeast.
 
Erected 1979 by Darlington County Bicentennial Committee for Ethnic Participation. (Marker Number 16-21.)
 
Location. 34° 30.454′ N, 79° 51.065′ W. Marker is in Society Hill, South Carolina, in Darlington County. Marker is at the intersection of Cheraw Street and Union Street, on the right when traveling north on Cheraw Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Society Hill SC 29593, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Caleb Coker House (approx. mile away); Society Hill Library Society (approx. mile away); Society Hill Presbyterian Church (approx. mile away); Trinity Church (approx. mile away); Henry C. Burn House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lawrence Faulkner / Simon Brown
Wide view of the Zachariah W. Wines Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 8, 2010
2. Wide view of the Zachariah W. Wines Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Welsh Neck Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Long Bluff (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Society Hill.
 
Categories. African Americans
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 18, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 533 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on November 18, 2010, by David Bullard of Seneca, South Carolina.   2. submitted on November 21, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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