- Location Lynchburg, Lee County
2100 SC 341
- Origin of name ?
- Other names Smith's Grove
- Current status Private residence
- 1747 Earliest known date of existence when Arthur Smith received a land grant from King George II (2).
- ? Original house built by Arthur Smith. The two story cypress log home was lost to fire in the early 1800s (2).
- 1830 Current house built by Arthur's grandson, Rev. William H. Smith (2)
- ? William's son, U.S. Senator Ellison DuRant "Cotton Ed" Smith, owned Tanglewood (2).
- ? Ellison's daughters Anna S. Smith and Isobel S. Lawton were owners of Tanglewood Plantation (2).
- ? Wellington and Janet Goddin became owners of the plantation (2).
- Number of acres 500 in 1977; 23 in 2012
- Primary crop Cotton
- Alphabetical list Wellington and Janet Goddin; Jenkins; Locklair; Anna S. Smith and Isobel S. Lawton (1977); Arthur Smith (1747-?); Ellison DuRant "Cotton Ed" Smith; Rev. William H. Smith
- Number of slaves ?
- Buildings include plantation house, smoke house, kitchen, one-room school house, tack house, and barn
References & Resources
- National Register of Historic Places
Nomination form - PDF - submitted in 1975
Photographs, architectural overview
- Brief history of Tanglewood Plantation: Click here
- 30-15 Plantation File, held by the South Carolina Historical Society
- Claude Henry Neuffer, editor, Names in South Carolina, Volume I through 30 (Columbia, SC: The State Printing Company)
Order Names in South Carolina, Volumes I-XII, 1954-1965
Order Names in South Carolina, Index XIII-XVIII