Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Lawrence Faulkner

Marker ID: SCHM 16-25
Location: Main Street, Society Hill
County: Darlington
Coordinates: N 34° 30.712    W 079° 51.097
  34.51186666    -79.85161666
Style: Free Standing **


Born c.1840 and a resident of Darlington County by 1871, Lawrence Faulkner was a black school teacher, later merchant, and Society Hill´s postmaster from 1877 to 1889. A trustee of nearby Union Baptist Church, Faulkner died in 1898. His store and dwelling were located on this site.

Erected by Darlington County Historical Commission - 1989


Two Sided Marker - Simon Brown