Map of the South
MAKER: Harriet Hayles (c.1783-1799) was the daughter of Robert Hayles, a planter on the Santee River, and his first wife, Susannah Richardson. She had two sisters, Sarah and Eleanor, and a step-brother Thomas Jefferson. Harriet drew the map in 1795 when she was 12 years old. At age 16, in 1799, Harriet died and was buried at St. Philip’s Church in Charleston.