Bear Hill Plantation North Santee River
- Location North Santee River, Georgetown County
- Origin of name ?
- Other names ?
- Current status ?
- ? Earliest known date of existence
- ? House built
- ? John Hume acquired Bear Hill.
- 1841 Hume passed away stipulating the large majority of his property, including Bear Hill, be sold and the proceeds divided among his children (2, p. 688).
- 1855 John Hume's son, Robert Hume, sold Bear Hill Plantation, The Oaks Plantation, and Jutland Plantation to Augustine Louis Taveau (2, p. 688).
- 1858 Taveau had financial difficulties and sold Bear Hill to Dr. Pinckney J. Maxwell (2, p. 689).
- Number of acres ?
- Primary crop ?
References & Resources
- George C. Rogers, Jr., The History of Georgetown County, South Carolina (Spartanburg, SC: Reprint Company, 1990)
Order The History of Georgetown County, South Carolina
- Suzanne Cameron Linder and Marta Leslie Thacker, Historical Atlas of the Rice Plantations of Georgetown County and the Santee River (Columbia, SC: South Carolina Department of Archives and History, 2001)
Order Historical Atlas of the Rice Plantations of Georgetown County and the Santee River