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Near Chester in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bermuda Hundred

 
 
Bermuda Hundred DAR Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 15, 2009
1. Bermuda Hundred DAR Marker
Inscription. Established 1613 by Sir Thomas Dale.
First incorporated Virginia town 1614.
Home of John Rolfe, colony recorder, who married Pocahontas.
Rev. Alexander Whitaker ministered here.
Early port of Richmond.
Erected 1938 by Bermuda Hundred Chapter D.A.R.
 
Erected 1938 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 37° 20.484′ N, 77° 16.288′ W. Marker is near Chester, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is on Bermuda Hundred Road 1.4 miles east of Allied Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester VA 23836, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Bermuda Hundred (a few steps from this marker); Bermuda Hundred Landing (within shouting distance of this marker); A Supply Hub (approx. 1.7 miles away); A Busy Port (approx. 1.7 miles away); Grant's Cabin (approx. 1.7 miles away); City Point
Bermuda Hundred Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 15, 2009
2. Bermuda Hundred Marker
(approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named City Point (approx. 1.7 miles away); Virginia Indians near City Point (approx. 1.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chester.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia. Bermuda Hundred, Virginia. (Submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 

2. Daughters of the American Revolution. Bermuda Hundred Chapter. (Submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 

3. Town of Bermuda Hundred Historic District (pdf file). National Register of Historic Places (Submitted on December 9, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,366 times since then and 146 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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