Beaufort in Beaufort County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Thomas Heyward, Jr.
1746 - 1809
Soldier - Statesman
The Declaration Of Independence
Erected 1979 by Thomas Heyward Jr. Chapter, National Society - Daughters Of The American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
Location. 32° 25.827′ N, 80° 40.384′ W. Marker is in Beaufort, South Carolina, in Beaufort County. Touch for map. Marker is in Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park, along the Beaufort River. Marker is in this post office area: Beaufort SC 29902, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Beaufort County, South Carolina ( here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Beaufort County, South Carolina ( here, next to this marker); Beaufort County South Carolina ( here, next to this marker); Verdier House ( about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Beaufort South Carolina Tricentennial ( about 700 feet away); First Fort ( about 800 feet away); Tabernacle Baptist Church ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Robert Smalls ( approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beaufort.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia entry for Thomas Heyward, Jr. Thomas Heyward, Jr., as a representative of South Carolina, signed the United States Declaration of Independence. (Submitted on March 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
2. Desendants of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence. The eldest son of a wealthy planter, Thomas Heyward, Jr., was born in at his fatherís home, Old House, in St. Lukeís Parish (now Jasper County) in the Province of South Carolina, about 25 miles north of Savannah, Georgia (Submitted on December 19, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Heroes • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,513 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on March 3, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 2. submitted on July 19, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.