In Memoriam

In Memoriam (HM4I8)

Location: Gaffney, SC 29340 Cherokee County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 4.527', W 81° 38.825'

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Adolphus Nott Wood, of South Carolina and Millie Catherine Draper, of Alabama

— (Dec. 17th, 1845 Oct. 8th,1932) (May 14th, 1856 Dec. 11th, 1894) —

Married June 27th, 1874.
Came to Gaffney in August, 1876.
Merchant, Banker, President of Mills,
Business Leader, Builder of Homes and
Houses of Business, Philanthropist.
This building was erected by A.N. Wood
in 1881, being from the beginning Basement,
Street Floor, Mezzanine , and Wood's Hall.
In placing this tablet, we, their direct descendants,
wish to honor their memory and to
express perpetual gratitude to the people of
Cherokee County, both white and colored,
for their co-operation in the various business
ventures of our Father in which both they
and we are permanent beneficiaries.
October 8, 1933
The First Anniversary Of The Death Of
A.N. Wood


[Upper Plaque]:
In Honor of
Adoulphus Nott Wood
member of
3rd Battalion Reserve Forces
and
Co. F 15th South Carolina
Volunteer Infantry
Dedicated by: Moses Wood Camp 125
Sons of Confederate Veterans
May 2003
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HM NumberHM4I8
Series This marker is part of the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans series
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Year Placed1933
Placed ByWood Descendants
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 8:07pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 441006 N 3881601
Decimal Degrees35.07545000, -81.64708333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 4.527', W 81° 38.825'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 4' 31.62" N, 81° 38' 49.50" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 421 N Limestone St, Gaffney SC 29340, US
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