Historic Markers Across South Carolina

William Porcher Dubose

Marker ID: SCHM 20-4
Location: Congress Street, Winnsboro
County: Fairfield
Coordinates: N 34° 22.914    W 081° 5.214
  34.3819    -81.0869
Style: Free Standing **


This noted author-theologian, born at this site April 11, 1836, educated at Mt. Zion Institute, The Citadel, and the University of Virginia, served as an officer and as chaplain in the Confederate War. He was rector in Winnsboro and Abbeville and in 1871 became chaplain and professor at the University of the South at Sewanee, Tenn. He died in 1918.

Erected by Fairfield County Historical Society - 1965