Somerset in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
James Madison and Dolley Madison
"Father of the Constitution"
Fourth President of the United States
Erected 1930 by William Byrd Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, Richmond, Virginia.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 38° 13.32′ N, 78° 11.359′ W. Marker is in Somerset, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Constitution Highway (State Highway 20) and Jacksontown Road (County Route 655), on the right when traveling east on Constitution Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Somerset VA 22972, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gilmore Farm (approx. half a mile away); Post-Emancipation (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Gilmore Farm (approx. half a mile away); Dolley Madison (approx. 0.6 miles away); Civil War Encampment (approx. 0.8 miles away); Montpelier Train Station Montpelier Flag Stop (approx. 0.8 miles away); Confederate Camp & Freedman's Farm Trail (approx. 0.8 miles away).
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