Charleston in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Thomas Heyward, Jr.
House, circa 1803
Declaration of Independence
Has Been Placed on the
of Historic Places
By the United States
Department of the Interior
Erected by United States Department of the Interior.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
Location. 32° 46.3′ N, 79° 55.817′ W. Marker is in Charleston, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is at the intersection of Meeting Street and Lamboll Street, on the right when traveling north on Meeting Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18 Meeting Street, Charleston SC 29401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 18 Church Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Daniel Huger House (about 400 feet away); Dr. Vincent Le Seigneur House (about 400 feet away); Young-Johnson House (about 400 feet away); William Bull's House (about 400 feet away); George Eveleigh House 37 Meeting Street (about 500 feet away); 42 Church Street (about 500 feet away); 36 Meeting Street (about 500 feet away); 39 Meeting Street (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
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1. Biographical Sketches > Thomas Heyward, Jr., South Carolina. The eldest son of one of the wealthiest planters in South Carolina, Heyward was born in 1746 at Old House Plantation, in St. Helena's Parish (later St. Luke's Parish and present Jasper County) near the Georgia border about 25 miles northeast of Savannah. (Submitted on December 14, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
2. Thomas Heyward, Jr. Thomas Heyward, Jr. (July 28, 1746 – March 6, 1809) was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence and of the Articles of Confederation as a representative of South Carolina. (Submitted on December 14, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 553 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 9, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. 4, 5. submitted on December 14, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. 6, 7. submitted on January 17, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.