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Pooshee Plantation Cemetery

      
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Pooshee Cemetery will be under water near Pooshee Plantation. The old home has been demolished for Santee Cooper Project.

A large stone has this inscription:
"It is to honor their last resting place that this stone is erected by one of their descendants, A.D. 1855.

Rene Louis Ravenel, 2nd son of Rene the emigrant and his wife Susan, and their sons, Rene, James and Daniel and their daughters Elizabeth and Lusannah, also Stephen Mayzck, husband of the above named Lusannah and Elizabeth Jane, daughter of Daniel Ravenel of Somerset and his wife of the above named Daniel. They died successively between the years of 1740 and 1787. Their Huguenot Ancestors settled and lived in this immediate neighborhood. Here they lived and died and their descendants, still continue to occupy this soil.

Pooshee Cemetery

Pooshee Plantation: Located seven miles north of Pinopolis. Burial grounds was used by Ravenel family for generations. Pooshee was granted to Peter St. Julien by the Lords Proprietors in 1705 and was 1000 acres. In 1711, it passed to Henry Le Noble and in 1714 to Rene Louis Ravenel. Remaining in hands of Ravenel family until recently. In area to be flooded. The area is about one acre.

Henry R. Dwight


Off of SC Hwy Number 6 in Berkeley County
Surname Given Name Born Died Notes
Mayzck Robert W. Oct 1789 March 25, 1853  
Mayzck Paul St. Julian Revenel Jan 30, 1834 Feb. 1834  
Mayzck Mary St. Julian Ravenel Dec 1838 1838  
Mayzck Helen   Nov 1850 Wife of Robert Mayzck, 36 Yrs Old
Mayzck Catharine   May 1827 2 years old
Mayzck Stephen   July 22, 1828  
Mayzck Susan   Sept 23, 1834 16 Years
Mayzck Stephen   Nov 23, 1852 43 Years
Mayzck Paul   1748? Esq. No other dates
Mayzck Mrs. Catharine   1827? No other dates
Ravenel Elizabeth Julia   Oct 1827  
Ravenel John Charles   March 29. 1836? No other dates
Ravenel Charlotte Mayzck   Sept 30, 1827  
Ravenel Henrietta M. Dec 2, 1835 June 18, 1888 Daughter of Dr. Henry Ravenel of Pooshee
Stevens Mr.s Susan Mayzck 1792 Aug 1860 Rel of Charles Stevens and Dau of Rene & Charlotte Ravenel of Pooshee
Ravenel Thomas Porcher June 4, 1824 Dec 19, 1898 Confederate Veteran
Ravenel Rene Louis Feb 17, 1855 June, 1857  
Ravenel Thomas Sept 6 1888 1889  
Ravenel Henry La Noble Jan 1, 1847 Oct 17, 1884  
Ravenel Heyward July 8, 1868 May 10, 1903  
Mitchell Edward Oct 21, 1858 1859  
Dwight Isaac M.   1825  
Stevens Charles Augustus   Jan 13, 1821  
Stevens Rene Ravenel   Nov 17, 1827  
Stevens Charlotte Mayzck   Oct 9, 1826  
Mayzck Steven   July 2, 1828  
Mayzck Helen   1830  
Mayzck Steven   1832  
Ravenel Robert W.   Aug 1832  
Stevens Charles   Oct 4, 1833  
Ravenel John S.   Oct 9, 1833  
Stevens John Calhoun   Oct 1831  
Mayzck Susan   Sept 22, 1834  
Mayzck Robert Stevens   May 1836  
Stevens Maria Catharine   1855  
Ravenel Elizabeth Julia   Aug 1836  
Ravenel Daniel James   Nov 1836  
Ravenel John Charles   Nov 1836  
Ravenel Maria Eugenia Feb 15, 1852 1853  
Ravenel Elizabeth CR Apr 6, 1860 Apr 6, 1881  
Ravenel Pete P Dec 25, 1861 Oct 6, 1878  
Ravenel Rene Nov 3, 1826 Jul 27, 1875 MD
Ravenel Isabel Marion June 1, 1837 Oct 22, 1909  
Ravenel Samuel D. May 23, 1856 Apr 10, 1857  
Ravenel Henry May 23, 1790 Oct 17, 1867 MD
Ravenel Elizabeth Jane   1809 No other dates
Ravenel Rene Louis 1737 1740  
Ravenel Rene 1740 1787  
Ravenel Elizabeth   1787  
Ravenel Susan Charlotte     No dates
Mayzck Stephen   Apr 1770  
Mayzck Mary   1834  
Mayzck Mary   1804  
Mayzck Susanna   1700  
Mayzck Stephen   1810  
Ravenel James   Died between 1740 & 1787  
Ravenel John   Oct 9, 1833 Age 36
Ravenel Robert   Aug 14, 1832 14 months
Ravenel John Stevens   1841 5 months
No Last Name Listed Susan Ann May 4, 1802 Nov 5, 1858  
Broughton Mary Martha   June 18, 1855 age 65 years
Broughton Daniel   July 22, 1856 age 44
De Ravenel Paul   Jan 30, 1820 age 54 years
Ravenel Mrs. Abigail   Sept 1, 1834 age 75 years
Ravenel Catharine   Nov 24, 1826 age 62 years
Ravenel Rene   Feb 10, 1822 age 59 years
Dwight Thomas Porcher     age seven years
Dwight Isabella     age 2 years
Dwight Francis Marion     age four years
Dwight Martha Maria     age six years. Children of Isaac M & Martha Dwight died 2nd and 20 Nov and 1st of Dec 1831
Dwight Martha Maria   Aug 31, 1842 36 yrs of age
Ravenel Elizabeth Catharine   Mar 19, 1846 age 48 yrs
Gaillard Eugene McBride 1816 Oct 20 1895  
Gaillard Camilla P. May 6, 1826 11-Sep-10  
Milford Jane May 30, 1801 Nov 18, 1892  
GaSone Harris Simons Aug 26, 1834 Oct 1, 1854  
Ravenel Elizabeth Porcher Sept 25, 1852 Oct 17, 1935  
Ravenel Elizabeth Wilson Feb 7, 1827 Feb 1909  
Ravenel Julius DuBose   Dec 1859 Infant
Ravenel Mary Ester   Jan 11, 1820  
Ravenel Catherine June 12, 1815?   No other dates. Wife of Henry Ravenel, Dau of O'Neil Gongh
Ravenel Catharine Stevens   1812 Infant Daughter
Ravenel Elizabeth Gaillard   Feb 5, 1855 No Other Dates Wife of Henry William Ravenel
Simons Aphra Louise Feb 6, 1861 Apr 22, 1928  
Simons Francis Kinlock Aug 1, 1891 Aug 1913  
Mayzck Catherine   Jan 1749  
Ravenel Mary Ester Dwight   Jan 11, 1820  


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