John Calhoun Sheppard

John Calhoun Sheppard (HM8C5)

Location: Edgefield, SC 29824 Edgefield County
Buy South Carolina State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 33° 46.85', W 81° 55.283'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites

July 5, 1850 - October 17, 1931

— Governor 1886 —

He served a Speaker of the South Carolina House and was elected Lieutenant Governor in 1882 and 1884. Sheppard was a leader of the Conservative movement of the 1890's in opposition to Tillman. He is buried in Willowbrook Cemetery in Edgefield.
HM NumberHM8C5
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 2:33am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 414692 N 3738237
Decimal Degrees33.78083333, -81.92138333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 46.85', W 81° 55.283'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 46' 51.00" N, 81° 55' 16.98" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3605 Ten Governors Rail Trail, Edgefield SC 29824, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?