Marion, Part 1 - Early History And Historic Buildings | Palmetto Places


The town of Marion is seen as an amalgamation of the business of living, the joy of living, and culture. Joanna Angle discusses the early history of Marion, South Carolina. The area is named “Marion” in honor of the Revolutionary War hero, General Francis Marion, the “Swamp Fox.”

Joanna angle then briefly details several historic buildings in Marion County: The Marion County Courthouse, the Marion County Library, the Presbyterian, which is the oldest church still standing in Marion, and the Marion County Museum.