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Orangeburg County
South Carolina

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Orangeburg County

Index to Locations

  • Private or family graveyards
  • Holly Hill Shingler Family Cemetery
  • Orangeburg Unknown location
  • Orangeburg Episcopal Cemetery
  • Orangeburg Memorial Park Cemetery
  • Orangeburg Sunnyside Cemetery
  • Rowesville New Hope Methodist Cemetery


    Private or family graveyard
    Orangeburg County, South Carolina
    Politicians buried here:
      John Myers Felder (1782-1851) — of South Carolina. Born in South Carolina, July 7, 1782. Democrat. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1812-16, 1822-24; member of South Carolina state senate, 1816-20, 1840-51; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 4th District, 1831-35. Died in Union Point, Greene County, Ga., September 1, 1851 (age 69 years, 56 days). Interment in a private or family graveyard.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Shingler Family Cemetery
    Holly Hill, Orangeburg County, South Carolina
    Politicians buried here:
      John Monroe Shingler (1794-1872) — of Holly Hill, Charleston District (now Orangeburg County), S.C. Born in Ridgeville, Charleston District (now Dorchester County), S.C., 1794. Planter; delegate to South Carolina secession convention from St. James, Goose Creek, 1860-62. Died in Holly Hill, Charleston County (now Orangeburg County), S.C., 1872 (age about 78 years). Interment at Shingler Family Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Mary (Barber) Shingler (1757-1814) and George Shingler (1761-1808).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Unknown Location
    Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, South Carolina
    Politicians buried here:
      Marshall Burns Williams (1912-1995) — also known as Marshall B. Williams — of Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Born in Norway, Orangeburg County, S.C., January 17, 1912. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; farmer; member of South Carolina state house of representatives from Orangeburg County, 1947-52; member of South Carolina state senate, 1953-95 (Orangeburg County 1953-66, 19th District 1967-68, 11th District 1969-72, 13th District 1972-84, 40th District 1985-95); died in office 1995. Died, from complications of heart disease, at Providence Hospital, Columbia, Richland County, S.C., December 28, 1995 (age 83 years, 345 days). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Son of C. H. Williams and Maude (Metts) Williams; married to Margaret Shecut.


    Episcopal Cemetery
    Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, South Carolina
    Politicians buried here:
      James Ferdinand Izlar (1832-1912) — also known as James F. Izlar — of Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Born near Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C., November 25, 1832. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1872, 1884; member of South Carolina state senate, 1880-90; circuit judge in South Carolina, 1889; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 1st District, 1894-95. Died in Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C., May 26, 1912 (age 79 years, 183 days). Interment at Episcopal Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Memorial Park Cemetery
    Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, South Carolina
    Politicians buried here:
      Hampton Pitts Fulmer (1875-1944) — also known as Hampton P. Fulmer — of Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Born near Springfield, Orangeburg County, S.C., June 23, 1875. Democrat. Farmer; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1917-20; U.S. Representative from South Carolina, 1921-44 (7th District 1921-33, 2nd District 1933-44); died in office 1944. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Woodmen; Junior Order. Died October 19, 1944 (age 69 years, 118 days). Interment at Memorial Park Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Riley Fulmer and Marthenia Fulmer; married, October 20, 1901, to Willa E. Lybrand (1884-1968).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Willa Lybrand Fulmer (1884-1968) — also known as Willa E. Lybrand — of Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Born in Wagener, Aiken County, S.C., February 3, 1884. Democrat. U.S. Representative from South Carolina 2nd District, 1943-45. Female. Died on board a ship en route to Europe, in the North Atlantic Ocean, May 13, 1968 (age 84 years, 100 days). Interment at Memorial Park Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, October 20, 1901, to Hampton Pitts Fulmer (1875-1944).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Sunnyside Cemetery
    Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, South Carolina
    Politicians buried here:
      James William Stokes (1853-1901) — also known as J. William Stokes — of Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Born near Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C., December 12, 1853. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state senate, 1890; U.S. Representative from South Carolina, 1895-96, 1896-1901 (7th District 1895-96, 1896-1901, 6th District 1901); defeated, 1894; died in office 1901. Died in Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C., July 6, 1901 (age 47 years, 206 days). Interment at Sunnyside Cemetery.
      Cross-reference: A. Frank Lever
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Samuel Dibble (1837-1913) — of Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., September 16, 1837. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state legislature, 1870; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1880 (member, Credentials Committee); U.S. Representative from South Carolina, 1881-82, 1883-91 (2nd District 1881-82, 1st District 1883-91). Died near Baltimore (unknown county), Md., September 16, 1913 (age 76 years, 0 days). Interment at Sunnyside Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edward Coke Mann (1880-1931) — of South Carolina. Born in Lowndesville, Abbeville County, S.C., November 21, 1880. Democrat. U.S. Representative from South Carolina 8th District, 1919-21. While returning from a hunting trip, was accidentally shot and killed, near Rowesville, Orangeburg County, S.C., November 11, 1931 (age 50 years, 355 days). Interment at Sunnyside Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Charles Frederick Huchet (1857-1923) — also known as Charles F. Huchet — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in South Carolina, 1857. Vice-Consul for Brazil in Charleston, S.C., 1884-1901; Vice-Consul for Uruguay in Charleston, S.C., 1892-1900. French ancestry. Died, from chronic interstitial nephritis, in Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C., September 14, 1923 (age about 66 years). Interment at Sunnyside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Eugene Huchet (1816-1878) and Leonide (Esdra) Huchet (1824-1903); married to Letitia M. 'Lettie' Edwins (1876-1957).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Benjamin Johnston Mixson (1874-1954) — also known as Benjamin J. Mixson — of Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Born in Allendale, Allendale County, S.C., February 3, 1874. Republican. Grocer; deputy U.S. marshal; wholesale candy dealer; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1924, 1928 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1936. Died in Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C., July 19, 1954 (age 80 years, 166 days). Interment at Sunnyside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Josiah Seth 'Joe Seth' Mixson (1836-1899) and Martha Caroline (Brabham) Mixson (1840-1918); married to Mary Jane 'Jennie' McCarthy (1879-1960); nephew of William Joyce Mixson (1819-1882; who married Elizabeth A. Sylvester); first cousin twice removed of Joseph Josiah Brabham (1817-1883); second cousin of Percy Eugene Brabham.
      Political family: Brabham-Mixson family of South Carolina.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Whetstone Wannamaker, Jr. (1900-1993) — also known as W. W. Wannamaker, Jr. — of Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Born in Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C., May 18, 1900. Republican. Civil engineer; general contractor; director, Orange Cotton Mills; vice-president, Wateree Chemical Co.; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1956, 1960; member of Republican National Committee from South Carolina, 1956-66. Member, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Died March 3, 1993 (age 92 years, 289 days). Interment at Sunnyside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Whetstone Wannamaker (1872-1945) and Lyall (Matheson) Wannamaker (1874-1968); married, September 3, 1925, to Evelyn Townsend (1906-1984); father of William Whetstone Wannamaker III (1926-2006); grandnephew of John Jacob Wannamaker; first cousin once removed of Laurence Massillon Keitt.
      Political family: Wannamaker family of Orangeburg, South Carolina.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Whetstone Wannamaker III (1926-2006) — also known as W. W. Wannamaker III — of Camden, Kershaw County, S.C. Born November 1, 1926. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1960, 1972. Died September 23, 2006 (age 79 years, 326 days). Interment at Sunnyside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Whetstone Wannamaker, Jr. and Evelyn (Townsend) Wannamaker (1906-1984); married to Betty Ray Davis (1928-2011); great-grandnephew of John Jacob Wannamaker; first cousin twice removed of Laurence Massillon Keitt (1824-1864).
      Political family: Wannamaker family of Orangeburg, South Carolina.


    New Hope Methodist Cemetery
    Rowesville, Orangeburg County, South Carolina
    Politicians buried here:
      Donald Rowe Barton (1806-1889) — of Branchville, Orangeburg District (now Orangeburg County), S.C. Born July 13, 1806. Delegate to South Carolina secession convention from Orange, 1860-62. Died November 20, 1889 (age 83 years, 130 days). Interment at New Hope Methodist Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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