Francis Salvador

Francis Salvador (HM75M)

Location: Greenwood, SC 29649 Greenwood County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 14.397', W 82° 6.106'

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This young English Jew settled near Coronaca in 1774, representing Ninety Six District in the provincial congresses of 1775-1776, and died in defense of his adopted home on Aug. 1, 1776. He was the first South Carolinian of his faith to hold an elective public office and the first to die for American independence.
HM NumberHM75M
Marker Number24-11
Year Placed1960
Placed ByJewish Citizens of Greenwood
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 12:10pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 398538 N 3789310
Decimal Degrees34.23995000, -82.10176667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 14.397', W 82° 6.106'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 14' 23.82" N, 82° 6' 6.36" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2800 Old S-72, Greenwood SC 29649, US
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