“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Dillon, South Carolina

Clickable Map of Dillon County, South Carolina and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Dillon County, SC (24) Florence County, SC (74) Horry County, SC (213) Marion County, SC (24) Marlboro County, SC (39) Columbus County, NC (4) Robeson County, NC (17)  DillonCounty(24) Dillon County (24)  FlorenceCounty(74) Florence County (74)  HorryCounty(213) Horry County (213)  MarionCounty(24) Marion County (24)  MarlboroCounty(39) Marlboro County (39)  ColumbusCountyNorth Carolina(4) Columbus County (4)  RobesonCounty(17) Robeson County (17)
Dillon is the county seat for Dillon County
Dillon is in Dillon County
      Dillon County (24)  
      Florence County (74)  
      Horry County (213)  
      Marion County (24)  
      Marlboro County (39)  
      Columbus County, North Carolina (4)  
      Robeson County, North Carolina (17)  
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1South Carolina (Dillon County), Dillon — 17-8 — Dillon County / Dillon County Courthouse
Originally in colonial Craven County, this area became part of Georgetown District, 1769; Liberty County, 1785; Marion District, 1798; and Marion County, 1868. The movement to separate this county from upper Marion County began some years before the . . . Map (db m24722) HM
2South Carolina (Dillon County), Dillon — Duncan McLaurin1847–1934 — Father of Dillon —
First settler, first merchant, first mayor, first postmaster, chairman of first school board. Post Office in his store—20 feet north of this point. This memorial erected in 1990 by his family.Map (db m16821) HM
3South Carolina (Dillon County), Dillon — James W. Dillon
Founder of Dillon and Father of Dillon County. A man of firm convictions, gentle manners and generous impulses, who loved and believed his fellow man. A loyal citizen, a public benefactor, who gave freely of the fruits of a rich and resourceful mind . . . Map (db m24725) HM
4South Carolina (Dillon County), Dillon — 17-2 — James W. Dillon House Museum
This house was built in 1890 as the home of James W. Dillon, the father of Dillon County, and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Purchased by the Dillon County Historical Society in 1967, it was moved to this site and restored as a . . . Map (db m24747) HM
5South Carolina (Dillon County), Dillon — 17-13 — Main Street Methodist Church
This church, founded in 1892, built its first sanctuary at West Main St. and Third Ave., where the Dillon County Courthouse now stands. That lot was donated by James W. Dillon (1826–1913), for whom the town and county are named. The . . . Map (db m18513) HM
6South Carolina (Dillon County), Dillon — 17-11/297 — Pee Dee ChurchAmerican Presbyterian and Reformed Historical Site
Duncan McIntire, a licensed minister who preached in Gaelic for those who could speak no other language, organized this Presbyterian congregation shortly before 1829. The present vernacular Gothic Revival structure was completed by 1851. A number of . . . Map (db m121862) HM
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7South Carolina (Dillon County), Dillon — 17-12 — Town of Dillon / Florence Railroad Company
Town of Dillon. Dillon was laid out by civil engineers of the Florence Railroad Company following a plan by John H. David, a local physician. The town was incorporated by the General Assembly on December 22, 1888, and its boundaries extended . . . Map (db m16826) HM
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Dec. 4, 2022