This History is a Mystery).
This spot was not picked by accident. James H. Witherspoon wrote a letter to Jackson explaining where his mother was buried. The reason she was moved from where she started was because the marker was not being tended to and was not being taken care of.
She ended up passing away during the American Revolutionary War ( Waymarking). She was actually working as a nurse on a ship when she got smallpox. Another interesting fact about Elizabeth Jackson is nobody knows what she looked like or where exactly she was buried. Many people like to guess as to where she was buried but nobody really knows.
|Where the headstone is located on College of Charleston Campus right inside of Cougar Mall.|