Poinsett Tavern

Poinsett Tavern (HMY2L)

Location: Charleston, SC 29401 Charleston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 46.55', W 79° 55.717'

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28 Elliott

— circa 1732 —

Elisha Poinsett

His descendant,
Joel Roberts Poinsett
one time Ambassador
to Mexico, introduced
the Poinsettia
to the United States
HM NumberHMY2L
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Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 9:18am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 600338 N 3626944
Decimal Degrees32.77583333, -79.92861667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 46.55', W 79° 55.717'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 46' 33.00" N, 79° 55' 43.02" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 15 Bedons Alley, Charleston SC 29401, US
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I came across this market while visiting Charleston SC. Joel Roberts Poinsett mentioned in the marker was a Great- Great uncle to my grandmother Kathryn Hower Pionsett Stringer (1909 - 2006) as she told us growing up.

Jun 2, 2018 at 4:07pm PDT by wgonce62

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