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Greenwood, SC

CITY

Official Website:
http://www.cityofgreenwoodsc.com/

Chamber of Commerce:
http://www.greenwoodscchamber.org/

Visitors Bureau:
http://www.visitgreenwoodsc.com/

Population:
22071 (2000 census)

Founding Date:
1857 (charter)

County:
Greenwood County

Named "Green Wood" in 1824 by plantation owner John McGehee, Jr.'s wife, Charlotte.

SCHOOLS

SchoolFounded
Lander University
 

BIRTHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
William J. B. Dorn
Politician
14-Apr-1916 13-Aug-2005 Congressman from South Carolina, 1947-74
Albert W. Gilchrist
Politician
15-Jan-1858 15-May-1926 Governor of Florida, 1909-13

DEATHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
William J. B. Dorn
Politician
14-Apr-1916 13-Aug-2005 Congressman from South Carolina, 1947-74



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