Wannah Plantation Boykin Kershaw County
- Location Tributary of Wateree River, Swift Creek, Boykin, Kershaw County
- Origin of name From the Catawba Indian word meaning "home" or "tepee"
- Other names Boykin (2)
- Current status ?
- 1870 Earliest known date of existence
- ? House built
- Mid-1900s William Ancrum and Caroline Boykin owned the plantation (2).
- Number of acres ?
- Primary crop ?
- Number of slaves ?
- Other people and families associated with Wannah Plantation include Almeater Brisban, Sarah Ferguson and family, George and Cissy Crim, Weebi and Maybelle Edwards, the Bradford family (2).
References & Resources
- 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
- Information contributed by Theresa Reynolds whose great-grandmother Almeater Brisban was the cook for the Boykin Family and lived at the plantation until her death in the mid-1980s.