Lewis Dalton Moorhead August 28th, 1908- June 24th, 2003 Born August 28th, 1908 to Augustus and Nora Moorhead, Lewis Dalton Moorhead was destined to become “Anderson’s Premier Photographer” of the 20th Century. Born and raised in Sandy Springs, Moorhead attended Clemson College
Major Frank Rogers Thompson 1903-1977 Major Frank Rogers Thompson was born in Concord, North Carolina on June 15, 1903. As a teenager he attended North Carolina College and Porter Military Academy in Charleston where he earned a Civil and Mechanical Engineering degree.
Joseph John Fretwell 1850-1938 Business, agriculture, education, healthcare, philanthropy -- Joseph John Fretwell was outstanding in nearly every aspect of life. He began life as a farmer, working on the Anderson County land acquired by his father and grandfather. At the age
Anne Kennedy Hamilton 1761-1836 Revolutionary War heroine Anne Kennedy was hailed for her bravery and patriotism. Born in Browns Creek, Union County, South Carolina, Kennedy lived in her father's household during the war years. Young Anne was said to have informed American
Manley McClure 1900-1977 An innovative and forward thinking agriculturalist, Manley “Doc” McClure contributed much to Anderson County. He began his farming career in 1921 as a tenant farmer in the Williford School Community. By 1953, his work had earned him the title