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Mount Pleasant in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Confederate Cemetery / Memorial

 
 
Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, January 2011
1. Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker
Inscription.
South face

By the united efforts
and enduring sacrifices
of the
Noble woman of Mount Pleasant
and Charleston.
The zealous and tender
custodians of the slumbering
Heroes of a lost cause.
This Monument
has been erected as a tribute
of devotion to our
Confederate Dead.
1861___1864.

East Face

Names of those who lie buried
Here
Side by side with the Soldiers
of 1812.
Robt. Askew, A.Blacom,
A. Bosewell, W.T. Castleberry,
J.J. Ellis, J.E. Elliott,
J.B. Glenn, S. Harbin,
S.O. Knight, J.E. Limberg,
W.H. Littleton, A.H. Mansel,
G.J. Merrit, J.F. Metz,
W.H. Nelson, Newton,
J.R. Stevenson, H.J. Siebricht,
H. Taylor, M.C. Wakefield,
Charles Warren.

North Face

Christ Church Parish
Contributed to the Death Roll
of our Confedercy
these gallant Sons.
Col. C.C. Tew 2nd N.C. I.
Col. T.M. Wagner 1st S.C. A.
Col. B.J. Johnson
Hampton Legion.
Col. R.J. Jeffords 5th S.C. C.
Maj. J.M. Whilden 23rd S.C. V.
Capt. L.A. Whilden 5th S.C. C.
Capt. Hamilton Waring 5th S.C. C.
Lieut. James Anderson 5th S.C. C.

West Face

B. Anderson, G.C. Jervey,
J.C.
Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker, south Face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, January 2011
2. Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker, south Face
Jervey, W.C. Jervey,
W.H. Rich, H. Roux,
H. Inglesby, D.W. Maree,
J. Leopold, D. Ayers,
D. Truesdal, W.H. Todd,
J. Corbey, J. Owens,
Wm. Calvert, Jno. Eaden,
John Bailey, Jas. Simons,
J.R. Thomlinson.

 
Location. 32° 47.139′ N, 79° 52.415′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Carr Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located between Bank and King Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Pleasant SC 29464, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War of 1812 Encampment (a few steps from this marker); Friendship A.M.E. Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Darby Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Laing School (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Storm of the Century" (about 400 feet away); Patjens Post Office (about 400 feet away); Ronkin's Long Room / Ferry Service (about 500 feet away); The Old Village (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker, east face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, January 2011
3. Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker, east face
Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker, north face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, January 6, 2011
4. Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker, north face
Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker, west face image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, January 2011
5. Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker, west face
Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, January 2011
6. Confederate Cemetery / Memorial Marker
Confederate Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, January 2011
7. Confederate Cemetery
Confederate Cemetery 1812 Memorial at left image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, January 2011
8. Confederate Cemetery 1812 Memorial at left
* see nearby markers
Before the Civil War, the monument is said to have stood at the corner of Pitt and King Streets. It was moved to this Confederate cemetery for protection from vandalism.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 2, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 529 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on February 2, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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