Michael Gaffney was born in Granard Ireland and immigrated to the United States in After a short period in New York, he set sail for Charleston, South Carolina. (A historical marker located in Gaffney in Cherokee County, South Carolina.
Market Hall Charleston South Carolina, I remember being here
The historic Possum Trot School is located in the small town of Gaffney in Cherokee County. It was built in 1880 and is the only remaining one-room schoolhouse in South Carolina. Visitors can visit the school, near the Peachoid water tower near I-85, were it was relocated by the Cherokee County Historical Society.