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30-1 Jefferson Davis' Flight
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62
N 34° 22.916 W 081° 51.518
17S E 421062 N 3804839
Quick Description: South of Clinton on SC 56.
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 3/10/2015 8:47:56 PM
Waymark Code: WMNG9D
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni
Views: 2

Long Description:
Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederacy on his flight from Richmond, Va. with his Cabinet and other high ranking officers spent the night of April 30, 1865 at the house 1½ miles west, then the home of Lafayette Young. Arriving there from Union Davis left early the next morning for Cokesbury and Abbeville.

Erected by Stephen D. Lee Chapter No. 1066 United Daughters of the Confederacy, Clinton, South Carolina.
Marker Name: Jefferson Davis' Flight

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Person

Marker number: 30-1

County: Laurens

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