Inverary Plantation Jasper County
- Location Jasper County
Inverary Plantation was originally in Beaufort County but now lies inside the limits of Jasper County; county lines were redrawn in the early 1900s.
- Origin of name ?
- Other names Delta Plantation
- Current status Inverary Plantation became part of Delta Plantation in 1830.
- ? Earliest known date of existence
- ? House built
- ? Lord William Campbell acquired the property (1, p. 319).
- 1823 Dr. Charles W. Rogers purchased Inverary from the estate of Lord William Campbell (1, p. 319).
- 1830 Langdon Cheves purchased Inverary for $52,420. He also purchased neighboring Smithfield Planation and renamed the combined 1,132 acres Delta Plantation (1, p. 319) (2, p. 140).
- Number of slaves 103 in 1829 (1, p. 319)
References & Resources
- Lawrence S. Rowland, Alexander Moore, and George C. Rodgers, Jr. The History of Beaufort County, South Carolina: Volume 1, 1514-1861 (Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1996)
Order The History of Beaufort County, South Carolina: Volume 1, 1514-1861
- Robert B. Cuthbert and Stephen G. Hoffius, editors, Northern Money, Southern Land: The Lowcountry Plantation Sketches of Chlotilde R. Martin (Columbia, SC: The University of South Carolina Press, 2009)