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Founders and Veterans of Lynnhaven Parish Church

Interred in this Cemetery and Surrounding Area

 

— Old Donation Church —

 
Founders and Veterans of Lynnhaven Parish Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, May 20, 2019
1. Founders and Veterans of Lynnhaven Parish Church Marker
Inscription.  
CAPT Adam Thorowgood (1604-1640) Founder
COL Thomas Walke I (1642-1694) Colonial War
COL Edward Moseley (1661-1736) Colonial War
COL Anthony Walke I (1692-1768) Colonial War
COL Edward Hack Moseley (1717-1783) Colonial War
Lt COL Edward Hack Moseley Jr (1740-1814) Revolutionary War
CPT Jonathan Saunders (1726-1765) Colonial War
COL Anthony Walke II (1726-1779) Colonial War
COL Adam Thoroughgood (1750’s-1780’s) Revolutionary War
CAPT Thomas Walke IV (1760- 1797) Revolutionary War
PVT John Henderson (1769-1825) War of 1812
PVT Anthony Walke (1778-1820) War of 1812
SGT John Brownley (1780-1853) War of 1812

 
Erected 2014 by Virginia Society Order of Founders & Patriots, NSDAR Lynnhaven Parish Chapter, SAR Norfolk Chapter; Colonial Dames Suffolk Chapter; Daughters War of 1812 Norfolk Chapter; etc.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & Patriotism
Founders and Veterans of Lynnhaven Parish Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, May 20, 2019
2. Founders and Veterans of Lynnhaven Parish Church Marker
War of 1812War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Sons of the American Revolution, the The Colonial Dames of America, National Society of, and the United States Daughters of 1812, National Society series lists.
 
Location. 36° 52.001′ N, 76° 7.733′ W. Marker is in Northwest in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Memorial can be reached from N Witchduck Road 0.2 miles north of Cathedral Drive. Marker located on Old Donation Church grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4449 N Witchduck Road, Virginia Beach VA 23455, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. “The Brick Church” (within shouting distance of this marker); Grace White Sherwood (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Donation Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Trial of 1706 (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Testing of Grace Sherwood (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Old Donation Church today image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, January 29, 2019
3. Old Donation Church today
Lynnhaven House (approx. half a mile away); The Pembroke Manor House (approx. one mile away); Camp Ashby (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Northwest.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 12, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 140 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 12, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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