Statesman - Financier - Philanthropist
— Born Aug, 4, 1823 - Died April 9, 1893 —Founder and First Intendant (Mayor) of Easley, originally known as Holcombe Town, Jan, 1874. Near this site a Depot was built by him and given to the Railroad. He was the first Depot Agent and Telegraph Operator. In 1846 he became the first Postmaster in this area; he was for many years a Magistrate, a Legislator 1863-64, and a member of the early County Commissioners.
|Placed By||Holcombe Descendants and Pickens County Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 7:07am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 353306 N 3855271|
|Decimal Degrees||34.82916667, -82.60416667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 49.75', W 82° 36.25'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 49' 45.00" N, 82° 36' 15.00" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 306-312 Old Market Square, Easley SC 29640, US|
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