Umbria Plantation Berkeley County
— Gate at Umbria Plantation © Gazie Nagle, 2013 —
(Do Not Use Without Written Consent)
- Location Western branch of the Cooper River, Berkeley County
End of Umbria Road at Dr. Evans Road
- Origin of name ?
- Other names ?
- Current status ?
— Oak Avenue at Umbria Plantation, 2013 © Gazie Nagle —
- ? Earliest known date of existence
- ? House built
- ? John Cordes owned the plantation (1, p. 43)
- 1784 Dr. William Alexander Hyrne owned Umbria, purchasing it from Cordes (1, p. 43)
- 1842 Umbria was owned by Bartholomew Gaillard who was John Cordes' son-in-law (1, p. 35)
- Alphabetical list Allen, John Cordes, Bartholomew Gaillard (1842), Dr. William Alexander Hyrne (1784)
- Number of slaves ?
References & Resources
- John Beaufain Irving, A Day on Cooper River (1842)
(Whitefish, MT: Kessinger Publishing, LLC, 2010)