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Greer in Greenville County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

O'Neal Village

Est. 2007

 
 
O'Neal Village Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 28, 2008
1. O'Neal Village Marker
Inscription.
Named for
John Belton O'Neall
(1793-1863)
Chief Justice of
the State of
South Carolina

 
Erected 2007.
 
Location. 35° 0.247′ N, 82° 16.814′ W. Marker is in Greer, South Carolina, in Greenville County. Marker is at the intersection of Saluda Gap Road (State Highway 101) and West Gap Creek Road (County Road 23-134), on the left when traveling north on Saluda Gap Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greer SC 29651, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Manufacturing Site (was approx. 1.6 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Gilreath's Mill (approx. 2.2 miles away); William Few Bridge (approx. 2.6 miles away); Methodist Men Memorial (approx. 3.7 miles away); Mountain View School (approx. 4.7 miles away); William Preston Few (1867-1940) (approx. 4.8 miles away); Spring-Wood Park (approx. 5 miles away); Suber's Mill (approx. 5.1 miles away); Indian Boundary Line (approx. 5.1 miles away); Woods Fort (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greer.
 
Regarding O'Neal Village. In addition to serving a chief justice, O'Neall was the
John Belton O'Neall<br>1793-1863 image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, June 27, 2003
2. John Belton O'Neall
1793-1863
first president of the C&G Railroad. His middle name was selected as the name of the town of Belton in neighboring Anderson County.
 
Also see . . .  John Belton O'Neall 1793-1863. Judge O'Neall was born in Newberry County, the son of honorable, debt-paying Quaker parents. (Submitted on December 5, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 2, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,275 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 2, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   2. submitted on December 5, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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