David Johnson's Plantation - Lockhart Union County South Carolina SC

David Johnson's Plantation – Lockhart – Union County

Basic Information

  • Location – Broad River, Lockhart, Union County

    Original plantation lands were located near Lockhart Shoals on the Broad River.

  • Origin of name – ?

  • Other names – ?

  • Current status – ?


  • ? – Earliest known date of existence

  • ? – House built

  • 1826 – A canal was built around Lockhart Shoals on the Broad River and part of its route went through David Johnson's plantation. The lock-keeper was paid a salary for maintaining the lock, and Johnson was paid this salary although one of his slaves did the work ( Charles, p. 135 ).

  • ? – David Johnson was absent most of the time so he left his son, Edward Coke Johnson, in charge of running the place. Johnson was Governor of South Carolina from 1846-1848 ( Charles, p. 81 ).


  • Number of acres – ?

  • Primary crop – ?


  • Alphabetical list – David Johnson


  • Number of slaves – ?


Web Resources

Print Resources

  1. Allan D. Charles, The Narrative History of Union County (Greenville, SC: A PRESS Printing Company, 1997).

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