Hickory Grove Plantation Fort Motte Calhoun County
- Location Fort Motte, St. Matthews Parish, Calhoun County
- Origin of name ?
- Other names ?
- Current status Privately owned by Hane descendant
- ? Earliest known date of existence
- 1825 House built
- Legend has it that Sherman did not burn the house during the Civil War because the Hane family had taken care of a Yankee soldier. Apparently the soldier sent a letter to Sherman telling him what the Hane family had done, and the house is still standing today.
- Hickory Grove remains in the Hane family, being passed down generation to generation.
- Alphabetical list Hane; William Lynn Lewis; Elizabeth Hane Taber; Rhett (Elizabeth's youngest son) and Pam Taber (?-present, 2012)
- Number of slaves ?
References & Resources
- Daniel Marchant Culler, Orangeburgh District, 1768-1868: History and Records (Spartanburg, SC: The Reprint Company, 1995)
Order Orangeburgh District, 1768-1868: History and Records