Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Thomas Green Clemson (1807-1888)

Marker ID: SCHM 4-17
Location: Paul's Episcopal Church, E. Queen St., Pendleton, SC
County: Anderson
Coordinates: N 34° 39.096    W 082° 46.605
  34.6516    -82.77675
Style: Free Standing **


A native Philadelphian and leading agriculturist, Mr. Clemson was US charge d´affaires to Belgium, US superintendent of Agriculture, and the 1868 president of Pendleton Farmers Society. He married the daughter of John C. Calhoun, Anna, and later bought th