Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Edward Crosland House

Marker ID: SCHM 35-3
Location: Parsonage Street, Bennettsville
County: Marlboro
Coordinates: N 34° 36.852    W 079° 40.772
  34.6142    -79.67953333
Style: Free Standing **


This marks the oldest house in Bennettsville, built in 1800 by Edward Crosland, who was born in England and later married Ann Snead. He died in Bennettsville in 1821. He was a Patriot, American Revolutionary soldier and plantation owner. His youngest son, William Crosland, was born in this house on April 23, 1800.

Erected by Marlboro Chapter Colonial Dames of XVII Century - 1967