Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Burrel Hemphill

Marker ID:  
Location: at the intersection of Hopewell Church Rd and Aiken Creek Rd, Blackstock, SC
County: Chester
Coordinates: N 34° 35.706    W 081° 8.4
  34.5951    -81.14
Style: Free Standing **


In memory of
Burrel Hemphill
killed by
Union Soldiers
Feb. 1865
although a slave
he gave his life
rather than betray
a trust
He was a member of Hopewell