Friends Neck Plantation Camden Kershaw County
- Location South of Camden, Wateree River, Kershaw County
- Origin of name This area was named for one of the many necks formed by the curves in the Wateree River. It was settled in 1750 by Irish Quakers (2, XI: 2) (3, p. 168)
- Other names ?
- Current status ?
- ? Earliest known date of existence
- ? House built
- 1774 Aaron Loocock owned the plantation and asked Joshua [Inglish] English to manage it. English owned nearby Waterees Plantation while Loocock had his main holdings in the Goose Creek area (1, p. 97).
- Number of acres ?
- Primary crop ?
References & Resources
- Information contributed by Paulette Forman from:
Thomas J. Kirkland and Robert MacMillan Kennedy, Historic Camden, Part One: Colonial and Revolutionary
(Columbia, SC: The State Company, 1905)
Order Historic Camden, Part One: Colonial and Revolutionary
- Claude Henry Neuffer, editor, Names in South Carolina, Volume I through 30 (Columbia, SC: The State Printing Company)
Order Names in South Carolina, Volumes I-XII, 1954-1965
Order Names in South Carolina, Index XIII-XVIII
- Nancy Capace, Encyclopedia of South Carolina
(St. Clair Shores, MI: Somerset Publishers, Inc., 2015 - Second Edition)