Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Blenheim



Marker ID: SCHM 35-10
Location: SE comer intersection of SC 38 and SC 381, Blenheim
County: Marlboro
Coordinates: N 34° 30.622    W 079° 39.173
  34.51036666    -79.65288333
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

This U.S. Congressman and diplomat was born at Woodstock (Argyle) Plantation, 3th miles southwest. He was a Brigadier General in the State Militia and served in the S.c. Senate 1822-23, 1830-34. He represented this district in the U.S. Congress 1823-25, 1834-37. He was U.S. Consul to Cuba 1842-50 and to England 1854-61. In 1862 he died and was buried in London

Marlboro County Historic Preservation Commission - 1972´


Notes:

Two sided - John Campbell