Near Marion in Marion County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Named for the Moody family, members of which were buried here 1883 to 1903. Among others interred here are John Smith Sr., Revolutionary War veteran who owned an adjacent plantation, and Enos Tart Jr., who served Marion District as Sheriff, S.C. Representative and Senator, Clerk of Court, and contractor for the district's 1823 courthouse.
Erected 1976 by Blue Savannah Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution. (Marker Number 34-6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 34° 15.307′ N, 79° 24.948′ W. Marker is near Marion, South Carolina, in Marion County. Marker is on U.S. 501 1½ miles south of State Highway 38, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Near the intersection of Mobile Ct. Marker is in this post office area: Marion SC 29571, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bowling Green (approx. ¾ mile away); Ebenezer Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Bluefields (approx. 4½ miles away); Marion Depot (approx. 5.1 miles away); Marion Academy Francis Marion (approx. 5.3 miles away); Marion County / Marion Courthouse (approx. 5.4 miles away); Old Town Hall and Opera House (approx. 5.4 miles away); To the Dead and Living Confederate Soldiers (approx. 5.4 miles away); Marion Presbyterian Church (approx. 5½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Notable Persons • War, US Revolutionary •
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