SC-35-12 John Lowndes McLaurin (1860-1934)

Marker text: John Lowndes McLaurin (1860-1934)
One mile west is the last home of John Lowndes McLaurin, Marlboro County native, U.S. Congressman and Senator. He served as S.C. Representative 1890-91, S.C. Attorney General 1891-92, U.S. Congressman 1892-97, U.S. Senator 1897-1903, and State Warehouse Commissioner 1915-17. The mill pond west of here bears his name.
Erected by the Marlboro County Historic Preservation Commission, 1972

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