Markers in this cemetery date to 1870. Please call the church or the Chester County library (803-377-8145) for detailed directions and more information.
This site is considered one of the largest African-American cemeteries in Chester County. Please call the church or the Chester County library (803-377-8145)
The oldest public cemetery in Charleston, founded 1849
Florence National Cemetery was established in 1865
With the National Cemetery Act of 1863 Abraham Lincoln established this cemetery for soldiers who died in the Civil War. Of the 7,500 Civil War soldiers buried here, 117 are Confederate. In the 1870