Wambaw Plantation - Berkeley County South Carolina SC

Wambaw Plantation – Berkeley County

Basic Information

  • Location – Berkeley County

  • Origin of name – ?

  • Other names – ?

  • Current status – ?


  • ? – Earliest known date of existence

  • ? – House built

  • 1757 – Peter Peter Gaillard was born at Wambaw Plantation (2, p. 14) (3).


  • Number of acres – ?

  • Primary crop – ?

  • Daniel Huger died on December 24, 1711 and is buried on the property.


  • Alphabetical list – Peter Gaillard, Elias Horry, Daniel Huger


  • Number of slaves – ?

References & Resources

  1. 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

  2. J. Russell Cross, Historic Ramblin's through Berkeley (Columbia, SC: R.L. Bryan Company, 1985)
     Order Historic Ramblin's through Berkeley

  3. Information contributed by Evelyn Creech Wrightq, a Gaillard family descendant.

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