Amsterdam Plantation - Colleton County South Carolina SC

Amsterdam Plantation – Combahee River – Colleton County

Basic Information

  • Location – Cuckolds Creek, a branch of the Combahee River, St. Bartholomew's Parish, ACE Basin, Colleton County

  • Origin of name – Nathaniel Heyward gave Dutch names to several of his plantations after visiting Holland.

  • Other names – ?

  • Current status – ?


  • 1760 – Earliest known date of existence

    Part of royal grant to Daniel Heyward

  • No house built – The plantation consisted of working fields only. Charles Heyward made his home at Rose Hill Plantation.


  • Number of acres – ?

  • Primary crop – Rice


  • Alphabetical list – Gignilliant, Charles Heyward, Daniel Heyward, Duncan Clinch Heyward, Edward Barnwell Heyward, Nathaniel Heyward, Thomas Heyward, Mills


  • Number of slaves – ?


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