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Laurens is a small town in northwestern South Carolina and is the seat of Laurens County. Both Laurens and Laurens County are named for Henry Laurens of Charleston, who was president of the Continental Congress during the Revolutionary War. The downtown area of Laurens is anchored by its grand county courthouse and also has several quaint local shops.

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Address: US Highway 221 and US Highway 76, Laurens, SC 29360
GPS Coordinates: 34.498906,-82.013526

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2 Comments about Laurens

Larry Langston says:
April 16th, 2019 at 8:03 am

Any info on the Langston Family in the area would be greatly appreciated.

Lyndsay says:
August 2nd, 2013 at 10:33 pm

He was also one of the biggest slave traders in the area. That’s how he made his money.


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