Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Louisa in Louisa County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Patrick Henry's Home

 
 
Patrick Henry's Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, October 4, 2009
1. Patrick Henry's Home Marker
Inscription. At Roundabout Plantation, eight miles southwest, Patrick Henry lived from 1765 to 1768, when he sat for Louisa County in the House of Burgesses. This was the beginning of his political career.
 
Erected by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number W 211.)
 
Location. 38° 1.488′ N, 78° 0.198′ W. Marker is in Louisa, Virginia, in Louisa County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (U.S. 33) and Elm Avenue, on the right when traveling east on West Main Street. Click for map. Located in front of the new edition to the Louisa County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Louisa VA 23093, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Louisa Court House (here, next to this marker); John Mercer Langston Birthplace (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Louisa (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hugh Hammond Bennett (1881-1960) (approx. 0.3 miles away); Oakland Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Decisive Confederate Victory (approx. half a mile away); First Contact (approx. 1.2 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps Company 2359 (approx. 3.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Louisa.
 
Also see . . .
Patrick Henry and Civil War Trails Markers at Louisa Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, January 12, 2008
2. Patrick Henry and Civil War Trails Markers at Louisa Courthouse
 Places Associated With Patrick Henry. Lists other locations around Virginia associated with this most outspoken patriot. (Submitted on January 19, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,178 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.   2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement