Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Robert Blair Campbell

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 **


This U.S. congressman, the younger brother of Robert Blair Campbell, was born 31/2 miles southwest of here. He graduated from the South Carolina College in 1819 and practiced law in Brownsville and Parnassus. He served in Congress as a States Rights Whig 1829-31 and as a States Rights Democrat 1837-45. He died in 1845 and was buried in the family cemetery.

Marlboro County Historic Preservation Commission - 1972


Two sided - Blenheim