Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Rev. Thomas Reese English (1806­1869)



Marker ID:  31-7
Location: SC 154, about 7.5 miles S of Bishopville
County: Lee
Coordinates: N 34° 06.916    W 080° 13.327
  34.11526666    -80.22211666
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

SC 154, about 7.5 miles S of Bishopville One mile east stood the home of T.R. English, Presbyterian minister, statesman, delegate to the Secession Convention. After attending S.c. College, he was admitted to the Bar and served as a legislator, 1830-1832. Ordained in 1833, he founded many churches in the Pee Dee area as the evangelist of Harmony Presbytery.

Erected by Lee County Historical Commission - 1963