In Memoriam

In Memoriam (HM5EN)

Location: Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 Beaufort County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 12.121', W 80° 41.995'

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Captain John Stoney

— 1749 - 1821 —

native of Ireland, soldier in the Revolution, planteron this island, a founder of the Episcopal Church on Hilton Head, the ancestor of the Stoneys of South Carolina. Also of his grandson, John Safford Stoney, eldest son of John and Elizabeth Gaillard Stoney, who who died in 1832 in his twenty fifth year. Their earthly remains with those of James Stoney, son of Captain John Stoney, who is commemorated by this tomb, rest where they were interred in unmarked graves at the northwestern extremity of this island. The tomb was removed to this place for safekeeping May 14,1959.
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HM NumberHM5EN
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Year Placed1959
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 5:42am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 528282 N 3562867
Decimal Degrees32.20201667, -80.69991667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 12.121', W 80° 41.995'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 12' 7.26" N, 80° 41' 59.70" W
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Area Code(s)803, 843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 574 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head Island SC 29928, US
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