List of places named for Francis Marion

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This is a list of places named after Francis Marion, a Brigadier General from South Carolina in the American Revolutionary War. He had more places named after him than any other Revolutionary War soldier, with the exception of George Washington.[citation needed]

Marion Military Institute, Marion, Al.

Sign on the county government building commemorating Francis Marion, who Marion County, Indiana was named for.


  1. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 200.