Historic Markers Across South Carolina



St. Philip's Church



Marker ID: SCHM 10-6
Location: Churchyard on Church Street, Charleston, SC
County: Charleston
Coordinates: N 32° 46.724    W 079° 55.758
  32.77873333    -79.9293
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

Here in the churchyard of St. Philip´s are buried Charles Pinckney (1757-1824) Signer of the United States Constitution and author of the famous "Pinckney Draught." governor of South Carolina, U. S. senator and congressman, minister to Spain and Edward Rutledge (1749-1800) signer of the Declaration of Independence, delegate to First and Second Continental Congresses, S. C. legislator and senator, governor of South Carolina.

Erected hy South Carolina Society Daughters of American Colonists-1969