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Nokesville in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Effingham

 
 
Effingham Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 30, 2019
1. Effingham Marker
Inscription.  Built by William Alexander (born March 3, 1744, died April 3, 1814). He was a member of the Prince William County Committee of Safety in 1774, Lt. Col. of the county militia during the Revolutionary War, and a justice. In 1765 he married Sigismunda Mary Massey, by whom he had 16 children.
 
Erected by Elizabeth McIntosh Hammill Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 38° 38.282′ N, 77° 31.307′ W. Marker is in Nokesville, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker can be reached from Trotters Ridge Place 0.1 miles north of Neigh Way, on the right when traveling north. Effingham is on the grounds of Effingham Manor Winery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14325 Trodders Ridge Place, Nokesville VA 20181, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Effingham (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cedar Run Court House Site (approx. one mile away); Asbury Church
Effingham Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 30, 2019
2. Effingham Marker
Plaque is to the right of the door
(approx. 1.3 miles away); Colonial Road (approx. 2 miles away); White Hall (approx. 3.4 miles away); 1822 Tavern Site (approx. 3.7 miles away); Brentsville (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Tavern (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nokesville.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Effingham image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 30, 2019
3. Effingham
Additional plaques on the building image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 30, 2019
4. Additional plaques on the building
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 38 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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