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Incorporated in 1886. Just a store, one house and the Three Cs Railroad, (Charleston, Cincinnati, & Chicago RR) existed on this site. Tirza became the stump for politicians throughout the upstate. This activity earned Tirza a notorious reputation for drunken brawls. In one such altercation, two men were shot, as well as a mule. One man and the mule died. *1908 newspaper report
The site may be viewed by turning up the road marked Pursely's Dairy
The dairy is out of business, nothing exists on this road.
Pursleys Dairy by Jenny Hamiltonn
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