Political and Government Leaders

(1682-1745) Born in England, Charles Craven was the governor of the colony of South Carolina from 1711-1716 and held office during the end of the Tuscarora War and the beginning of the Yemassee War.

(1757-1824) Charles Pinckney was a lawyer, governor of South Carolina, and signer of the United States Constitution.

(1829-1885) Born in Camden, SC, Charles S. West was a Texas jurist and politician.