Dumfries in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
2 LT, QM, Grayson's Regt, VA
1759 - 1803
Erected 2002 by Bill of Rights Chapter, NSDAR.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 38° 33.317′ N, 77° 17.935′ W. Marker is in Dumfries, Virginia, in Prince William County. Click for map. Marker is down a short, private road. Marker is in this post office area: Dumfries VA 22026, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Graham Park (approx. 1.6 miles away); Dumfries Raid (approx. 1.6 miles away); Revolutionary War Campaign of 1781 (approx. 1.6 miles away); History of Dumfries (approx. 1.6 miles away); Dumfries - Love’s Tavern (approx. 1.6 miles away); Colonial Dumfries - Williams Ordinary (approx. 1.6 miles away); In Memory of Major Wit J. Bacauskas, U.S.M.C. (approx. 1.8 miles away); Prince William County Court House (approx. 1.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dumfries.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. William Grayson, who led Prince William County’s Revolutionary Militia
Also see . . .
1. Historical Register of Officers of the Continental Army During the War of the Revolution. A book by Francis Bernard Heitman published in 1967 by Genealogical Publishing Company.
"Tibbs, Willoughby (Va). Ensign of Grayson's Additional Continental Regulars, 5th March, 1777; 2d Lieutenant, 8th June, 1777; Regimental Quartermaster, 1st July, 1778; resigned 28th September, 1778. (Name also spelled Tebbs.)" (Submitted on March 11, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. Family Tree of Willoughby Foushee Tebbs (b. 1760, d. 22 Oct 1803). (Submitted on March 11, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
3. Prince William County , VA - Cemeteries – “Tebbsdale” Cemetery. A Survey Report of the Tebbsdale cemetery site, conducted by Susan R. Morton on Nov. 9, 1937.
Please note that this correspondent's own survey and other online records research contradict some of the text of this 1937 report. The gravestones may have been cleaned at some point after this initial report, and thus a more accurate reading is possible. (Submitted on March 11, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Notable Persons • War, US Revolutionary •
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