Historic Markers Across South Carolina

The Reverend Joseph Moore

Marker ID: SCHM 19-8
Location: Bacon and Norris Streets, Edgefield
County: Edgefield
Coordinates: N 33° 47.283    W 081° 55.667
  33.78805    -81.92778333
Style: Free Standing **


Moore was an early Methodist minister who was preaching by 1791 and was a circuit rider in the states of South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia, and Virginia He died in Edgefield District in 1851 and bequeathed his estate to the Edgefield Circuit of the Methodist Church. Moore is buried in the Edgefield Village Baptist Cemetery.

Erected by Edgefield United Methodist Church - 1978


Two Sided Marker - Edgefield United Methodist Church