Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Lucinda Horn

Marker ID: SCHM 41-5
Location: SC 39 at Chestnut Hill Baptist Church
County: Saluda
Coordinates: N 34° 7.241    W 081° 50.2
  34.12068333    -81.83666666
Style: Free Standing **


At Chestnut Hill Baptist Church is the grave of Lucinda Horn, Confederate War heroine, wife of Cornelius Horn and mother of William Horn, both members of Company K, 14th S.C. Volunteers. She accompanied her husband and son to the front and remained with McGowan´s Brigade during the hardest fighting of the war, nursing the wounded and dying.

Erected by Saluda County Historical Commission - 1970