This plantation was built by John Drayton on the Ashley River and was passed down through the family for seven generations. Drayton Hall was built ca 1738 and is the oldest preserved plantation house in America that is open to the public.
Location: Nine miles northwest of downtown Charleston. William Henry Drayton Mausoleum is pictured.
The Genealogies of the Drayton and Bull Families are available to Members of
South Carolina Pioneers