Stateburg in Sumter County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1977 by The Presbyterian Synod of the Southeast. (Marker Number 43-19.)
Location. 33° 56.667′ N, 80° 31.398′ W. Marker is in Stateburg, South Carolina, in Sumter County. Marker is on Charles L. Griffith III Highway (State Highway 261) near Broad Street (U.S. 76), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wedgefield SC 29168, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Early Charleston Road (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Stateburg (approx. 0.4 miles away); Joel Roberts Poinsett (approx. 0.8 miles away); Church of the Holy Cross (approx. 0.8 miles away); Church of the Holy Cross Stateburg / Holy Cross Churchyard Church of the Holy Cross (approx. 0.8 miles away); Battle of Beech Creek / The Civil War Ends In S.C (approx. 2.1 miles away); High Hills Baptist Church (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stateburg.
Regarding William Tennent. Graduated at Princeton in 1758 with Jeremias Van Rensselaer,( a man of great influence among the Indians ) and from 1772 till his death was pastor of a church in Charleston,
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