Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Robert Conway



Marker ID: SCHM 26-5
Location: Conway City Hall, 1001 Third Ave., Conway, SC
County: Horry
Coordinates: N 33° 50.100    W 079° 02.758
  33.835    -79.045967
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

Robert Conway came to this area from Charleston before 1790. He became a large landholder and public official, serving six terms in the South Carolina General Assembly. He was a veteran of the American Revolution and in 1806, succeeded Peter Horry as brigadier of the Sixth South Carolina Brigade. Conway died in Georgetown in 1823, at age seventy,

Erected by City of Conway and Horry County Historic Preservation Commission - 1976


Notes:

Two sided - Two sided - Kingston-Conway
South Carolina Historic Markers - ROBERT CONWAY / KINGSTON-CONWAY