Hardscramble Plantation Sumter County
- Location Sumter County
- Origin of name The plantation was given the name because it was a "hard scramble" to get to the large home at the top of the hill.
- Other names Ellerbe, Todd, Weeks
Nelson changed the name of the plantation to Ellerbe.
- Current status
- Earliest known date of existence ?
- House built ?
- James Willis Cantey was born at Hardscramble on May 26, 1868. He died July 18, 1868. His brother, John, was also born at Hardscramble (June 18, 1869). John lived until 1944. He married Eleanora Norvelle Brailsford.
- Alphabetical list Huger, Nelson, Todd, Weeks
- Number of slaves ?
- Telephone: ?