Garden's Plantation

Fast Facts:

General Information -

  • Location - Lot 11 of Bayley’s Barony, lying along the southern shore of Crooked Creek.
  • This constituted the nucleus of antebellum Honey Horn Plantation.

Owners -

  • Benjamin Garden
  • John Hanahan purchased, in 1792, 

Land - 270 acres

Map - "Mosse, Hilton Head Island, 1783.  Lot 11"

Bibliography -

    Peeples, An Index to Hilton Head Island Names

Additional Information:

In 1783 Lot #11 of Bayley’s Barony, 270 acres lying along the southern shore of Crooked Creek was “commonly called Garden’s Plantation,” having been formerly held by Benjamin Garden.  This constituted the nucleus of ante bellum Honey Horn Plantation.

Peeples, An Index to Hilton Head Island Names (Before the Contemporary Development), p.18.



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