Oldfield Plantation - St Stephen, Berkeley County South Carolina SC

Oldfield Plantation – St Stephen – Berkeley County

Basic Information

  • Location – St. Stephen St. Stephen's Parish, Berkeley County

  • Origin of name – ?

  • Other names – ?

  • Current status – ?


  • ? – Earliest known date of existence

  • ? – House built

  • 1790 – Philip Porcher Jr was listed in the Census for the Parish in this year and most likely owned the plantation at this time (1, p. 204-205).

  • 1817 – Philip Porcher Jr passed away (1, p. 79).

  • 1839 – Thomas Cordes Porcher, Philip's son, owned Oldfield Plantation (3).


  • Number of acres – ?

  • Primary crop – ?

  • There is a cemetery at Oldfield Plantation (2).


  • Number of slaves – ?

References & Resources

  1. J. Russell Cross, Historic Ramblin's through Berkeley (Columbia, SC: R.L. Bryan Company, 1985)
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  2. Oldfield Plantation Cemetery, Berkeley County, South Carolina

  3. From the description of Account book of Philip Porcher, 1776-1936. (College of Charleston). WorldCat record id: 32108298

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