Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Evan Pugh

Marker ID: SCHM 16-4
Location: Near intersection of Road 29 & Road 892
County: Darlington
Coordinates: N 34° 21.583    W 079° 47.012
  34.359717    -79.783533
Style: Free Standing **


Evan Pugh (1729-1802) is buried near his homesite at Pugh Field one half mile E of this site. He moved to this Pee Dee section in 1762 from Pennsylvania and served as a Minister for the Welsh Neck, Cashaway, and Mount Pleasant Churches of the Charleston Baptist Association, 1766-1802. He was an American Revolutionary patriot.

Erected by Darlington County Historical Society - 1967