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Trinity Episcopal Church
- Address: 1100 Sumter St
|Charles C Pinckney
|First Trinity Episcopal Church building (razed) is constructed on land donated by C C Pinckney, Elias Horry, Peter Smith of Charleston and the South Carolina Legislature.
|Edward Brickell White
|The cornerstone is laid at Trinity Episcopal Church. Designed in 1840 by White, the nave and the twin towers were constructed first, transepts added and chancel extended under the direction of White, 1861-1862. The church was finished in 1894.
|John S Preston
|Octagonal white Carrara marble font, sculpted by Hiram Powers, is donated by John Preston to Trinity Episcopal Church, Columbia. It is later moved to the Church of the Nativity, Union and replaced by another Preston family donation sculpted by Powers.
|Caroline Martha Hampton Preston dies in Columbia, South Carolina. She is buried at Trinity Episcopal Church.
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