Dr John Dewitt McCollough

Dr John Dewitt McCollough

Society Hill, Darlington County, South Carolina, USA
Death 23 Jan 1902 (aged 79)
Walhalla, Oconee County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Plot Section 5
Memorial ID 61353162 · View Source
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Father: John Lane McCollough
Mother: Sarah Ervin DeWitt
Step Father: Rev. Ulysses M. Wheeler
(married Sarah McCollough Sept 18, 1836, Wadesboro, Anson County, N.C.)

Graduated from South Carolina College in 1840.

Served as Chaplain of Holcombe's Legion CSA from Nov. 1861 to May, 1862.

For more bio click here and here.

Pages from a biography "Building the Walls of Jerusalem" may be viewed here.


First Rector of this Church.
Whose faith and zeal inspired them for fifty years of loving service for Christ and His Church in upper South Carolina.

Gravesite Details Dr & Mrs McCollough had 12 children. If anyone knows the names of the six not listed, please contact me. Thanks.

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  • Created by: Ray Bobo
  • Added: 9 Nov 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 61353162
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr John Dewitt McCollough (8 Dec 1822–23 Jan 1902), Find a Grave Memorial no. 61353162, citing Episcopal Church of the Advent, Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Ray Bobo (contributor 46978725) .