Maurene Plantation - Hardeeville Jasper County South Carolina SC

Maurene Plantation – Hardeeville – Jasper County

Basic Information


  • 1955 – Nancy Spaulding Liggett inherited Maurene from two friends of her father.

  • 1995 – Gerry Spaulding, Nancy Spaulding Liggett's great-nephew, and his wife Judy moved their family to the plantation and began cultivating the rare long leaf pine that grows on 1800 acres.

  • ? – Earliest known date of existence

  • 1929 – House built


  • Number of acres – 2700 acres in 2009

  • Primary crop – Long leaf pines for straw and timber; possibly rice in early years


  • Alphabetical list – Nancy Spaulding Liggett (1955-1995), Gerry and Judy Spaulding (1995-present)


  • Number of slaves – ?


  • The two-story brick house with large white columns was built in 1929. Click here to see a picture of house published in a July 2009 Bluffton Breeze Magazine article.

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