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Captain Charles Floyd

1747 - 1820

 
 
Captain Charles Floyd Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. Captain Charles Floyd Marker
Inscription.
Captain Floyd was a member 1775-1777
of the South Carolina First Council
of Safety which raised a militia
company, the "St. Helena Guards"
affiliated with the "Liberty Boys"
whose motto was "Liberty or Death."
In 1781 he served with "The Bloody
Legion" of Hilton Head.

 
Erected by Stone placed by The Georgia Fawcett Family.
 
Location. 32° 4.552′ N, 81° 6.036′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker can be reached from Martin Luther King Boulevard (West Broad Street). Touch for map. Located between Louisville Road and West Harris Street (Between Savannah Visitor Center and Savannah Roundhouse Museum, in the Battlefield Memorial Park). Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Michael Dennison (here, next to this marker); Dr. Noble W. Jones (here, next to this marker); Col. John Jones (here, next to this marker); Col. John White (here, next to this marker); Samuel Elbert (here, next to this marker); Colonel Mordecai Sheftall
Battlefield Memorial Park, includes the Captain Charles Floyd Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 2008
2. Battlefield Memorial Park, includes the Captain Charles Floyd Marker
"This Memorial To The American Revolution"
(here, next to this marker); Robert Morris (here, next to this marker); Peter Tondee (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
 
Also see . . .  The Heritage Library Foundation,Floyd Plantation. Captain Charles Floyd, planter of Walnut Hill Plantation on Hilton Head... (Submitted on April 11, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 11, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 294 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 11, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   2. submitted on March 24, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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