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Columbia in Richland County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

In Memory of the John H. Rose Family

 
 
In Memory of the John H. Rose Family Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, February 5, 2012
1. In Memory of the John H. Rose Family Marker
Inscription. In memory of the John H. Rose Family

Property located to the north of this marker is part of a farm once belonging to John H. Rose an area pioneer from Fayetteville, N.C. A grist mill and saw mill on property was burned by Gen. Sherman's army. Buried in unmarked graves on the property are the remains of John H. "Jack" Rose died 1882, first wife Mary Cooper Rose died 1858, and a daughter Rhoda died 1862.

Erected by L.B. Harmon, great grandson and L.A. Harmon, great-great grandson in cooperation with Clemson University.
 
Erected by L.B. Harmon, great grandson and L.A. Harmon, great-great grandson in cooperation with Clemson University.
 
Location. 34° 8.551′ N, 80° 54.016′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is on Clemson Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is nestled among large holly bushes and is difficult to see while driving. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29229, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Killian School (approx. 1.8 miles away); Skirmish at Killian's Mill (approx. 2.6 miles away); Killian Road Baptist Church Cemetery Confederate Soldiers Monument
Overview from the west looking east image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, February 5, 2012
2. Overview from the west looking east
(approx. 2.9 miles away); In Memory of All American Veterans (approx. 4.4 miles away); Camp Johnson (approx. 5.6 miles away); Sandfield Baptist Church / Sandfield Cemetery (approx. 5.9 miles away); George P. Hoffman House (approx. 6 miles away); Bethel Baptist Church (approx. 6.7 miles away).
 
Categories. AgricultureSettlements & SettlersWar, US Civil
 
Overview from across the street image. Click for full size.
By Anna Inbody, February 5, 2012
3. Overview from across the street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 614 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 8, 2012, by Anna Inbody of Columbia, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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