The Cleveland School Fire

The Cleveland School Fire (HMWQP)

Location: Camden, SC 29020 Kershaw County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 12.706', W 80° 31.318'

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Erected to the memory of those who lost their lives in the Cleveland School Fire, on the night of May 17, 1923.

Grace Arrants, Age 7 yr.; Ima Arrants, Age 17 yr; Mrs. Floride Brown, Age 47 yr.; Lottie Brown, Age 9 yr.; Eugene A. Brown, Age 57 yr.; Mrs. Eugene A. Brown, Age 49 yr.; Ellie Barnes, Age 17 yr.; Fannie Bowers, Age 16 yr.; Mrs. Lula Croft, Age 37 yr.; Dorothy Croft, Age 10 yr.; Hamilton Croft, Age 6 yr.; Mrs. Estelle Campbell, Age 20 yr.; Edline Campbell, Age 14 yr.; Ase R Davis, Age 37 yr.; Mrs. Ase R. Davis, Age 42 yr.; Leila Mae Davis, Age 14 yr.; Lina Davis, Age 8 yr.; Mrs. Lizzie Davis, Age 34 yr.; Eva Mae Davis, Age 10 yr.; Fannie Lee Davis, Age 7 yr.; W. S. Davis, Jr., Age 3 yr.; S. Lucas Dixon, Age 42 yr.; W. S. Davis, Jr., Age 3 yr.; S. Lucas Dixon, Age 42 yr.; Clara Dixon, Age 12 yr.; Mrs. Nannie Dixon, Age 50 yr.; Linwood Dixon, Age 12 yr.; Sara Dixon, Age 9 yr.; Mrs. Addie Dixon, Age 22 yr.; Margaret Dixon, Age 7 yr.; Mrs. Theresa Dixon, Age 32 yr.; Thelma Dixon, Age 9 yr.; Theda Dixon, Age 6 yr.; Willene Dixon, Age 1 yr.; Mary Lynn Godwin, Age 1 yr.; Charlie W. Hendrix, Age 52 yr.; Mazie Hendrix, Age 15 yr.; Annie Lee Hendrix, Age 13 yr.; Wilbur Hendrix, Age 10 yr.; Alva Hendrix, Age 6 yr.; Wesley E. Hendrix, Age 60 yr.; Bertie Hendrix, Age 16, yr.; Frank Hinson, Age 9 yr.; J.C. Hinson, Age 9 yr.; Ora Belle Hinson, Age 11 yr.; Charles N. Humphries, Age 64 yr.; Mrs. Charles N. Humphries, Age 56 yr.; Tom B Humphries, Age 30 yr.; William Jeter Johnston, Age 11 yr.; Mrs. Kate McCaskill, Age 40 yr.; Roy McCaskill, Age 4 yr.; Adeline McCaskill, Age 20 yr.; Colza McCaskill, Age 12 yr.; Grace McCaskill, Age 5, yr.; Miller L. McLeod, Age 39 yr.; Mrs. Miller L. McLeod, Age 33 yr.; Lindsey McLeod, Age 5 yr.; Milton McLeod, Age 1 yr.; Burnel G. McLeod, Age 29 yr.; Mrs. Burnel G. McLeod, Age 27 yr.; Bruce McLeod, Age 2 yr.; M. Baum McLeod, Age 63 yr.; Jessie E. Pearce, Age 40 yr.; Mrs. Dora Phillips, Age 45 yr.; Ola Phillips, Age 17 yr.; Dorene Phillips, Age 14 yr.; Eva Phillips, Age 8 yr.; Mrs. Grace Rhoden, Age 32 yr.; Jack Rush, Age 15 yr.; Clara Mae Sowell, Age 13 yr.; Louise Sewell, Age 8 yr.; Jesse Smith, Age 13 yr.; Dunnie Truesdale, Age 23 yr.; Emily Trapp, Age 10 yr.; Vera Trapp, Age 9 yr.; Shell J. West, Age 37 yr.; Thelma West, Age 15 yr.; Rebekah West, Age 11 yr.; Sadie Wade, (colored) Age 17 yr.
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 544035 N 3785739
Decimal Degrees34.21176667, -80.52196667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 12.706', W 80° 31.318'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 12' 42.36" N, 80° 31' 19.08" W
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Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 406-410 Cleveland School Rd, Camden SC 29020, US
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