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Congressman, governor, U.S. senator.
Thomas Pinckney was an early American statesman, diplomat, and soldier in the American Revolution and the War of 1812.
Richard Heron Anderson was a General in the Confederate Army during the Civil War
Coleman Livingston Blease was the Governor of South Carolina from 1911 to 1915 and US Senator from 1925 to 1931.
Richland County was probably named for its "rich land." The county was formed in 1785 as part of the large Camden District.
Jasper County was named for Revolutionary War hero Sergeant William Jasper (ca.1750-1779).
York County and its county seat, the city of York, were named for York County, Pennsylvania.
Laurens County and its county seat, Laurens, were named for Revolutionary War leader Henry Laurens (1724-1792).
The Shag (Carolina Shag) was designated the official State Dance by Act Number 329 of 1984. The basic step for this upbeat, quick, and smooth dance is a six-count, eight-step pattern danced in a slot.
(noun) - the right to vote in political elections