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Horry County Patriot Tree Dedication

On April 24, 2015 in Events, General

Conway, South Carolina – The Horry County Board of Architectural Review and Historic Preservation, The Aynor-Galivant’s Ferry Cultural Heritage Foundation and the Horry County Historical Society will host a Horry County Patriot Tree dedication ceremony at 11 a.m. on May 8, 2015, at The Aynor Inn (also known as the Hagood House) in Aynor. 

The Horry County Patriot Tree Project pairs historic trees with soldiers from Horry County who served during the Civil War.  Each tree will have a QR code marker with death date, burial place, and other available details of the soldier’s service.  

During the dedication, fifteen trees will be paired with Civil War veterans of Horry County.  Honored at the ceremony will be:

  • James T. Alford
  • Abijah C. Crawford
  • John Nelson Dawsey
  • Asa Fletcher Gore
  • Alpha A. Graham
  • Collin Postell Hucks
  • Elijah Byrd Jenkins
  • Samuel T. Jenrette, Sr.
  • Jefferson J. Jones
  • Jeremiah W. Mishoe
  • William Page
  • Daniel Rabon
  • Hugh Rogers
  • Ephraim Spivey
  • Elisha Tyler

The ceremony is free and open to the public, 

For more information, contact Mary Catherine Hyman, Senior Planner with Horry County Planning & Zoning at 843-915-5340.