Dawshee Plantation Lake Marion Orangeburg County
- Location Submerged under Lake Marion, St. John's Berkeley Parish, Orangeburg County
- Origin of name ?
- Other names Black Jack, Dorshee
- Current status In 1939, work began on the Santee Cooper Hydroelectric and Navigation Project. This project displaced many families and communities, and many historic homes were lost as the area was flooded.
- ? Earliest known date of existence
- ? House built
- Number of acres ?
- Primary crop ?
- Alphabetical list DeGignilliat; Thomas Gaillard; Charles Sinkler; Simeon Theus
References & Resources
- Frederick A. Porcher, Dawshee - brief summary of the owners
- J. Russell Cross, Historic Ramblin's through Berkeley (Columbia, SC: R.L. Bryan Company, 1985)
Order Historic Ramblin's through Berkeley
- 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
- Robert Gignilliant Kenan, History of the Gignilliat Family of Switzerland and South Carolina (Greenville, SC: Southern Historical Press, 1977)