Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Tomb of Dr. E. L. Hazelius

Marker ID: SCHM 32-12
Location: St. Stephen's Church, West Dunbar Street, Lexington
County: Lexington
Coordinates: N 33° 59.017    W 081° 14.217
  33.98361666    -81.23695
Style: Free Standing **


At this site is the grave of the Reverend Ernest L. Hazelius, 1777-1853, Lutheran clergyman, Doctor of Divinity, teacher, and author of several books on church history and theology. From 1834 to 1853, he was professor of theology in the Lutheran Classical and Theological Seminary, and resided in a house near the campus, 1/4 mile north.

Erected by Lexington County Historical Society - 1973