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Briarfield in Hampton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Tucker's Cemetery

 
 
Tucker's Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 6, 2021
1. Tucker's Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  
Tucker's Cemetery
First Black Family
1619

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansCemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 37° 1.875′ N, 76° 23.816′ W. Marker is in Briarfield in Hampton, Virginia. Marker can be reached from Sharon Court just west of Cornelius Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 28 Cornelius Dr, Hampton VA 23666, 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. Aberdeen Gardens (approx. half a mile away); The Original Cooperative Center (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Todd Farmhouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Beginnings of Aberdeen Gardens (approx. 0.6 miles away); Once Hampton Institute's Farm (approx. 0.6 miles away); Aberdeen Elementary School (approx. 0.6 miles away); T-33A T-Bird (approx. 1.9 miles away); Mercury Test Capsule (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Briarfield.
 
Tucker's Cemetery Grounds image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 6, 2021
2. Tucker's Cemetery Grounds
Virginia Outdoors Foundation signage behind the marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 6, 2021
3. Virginia Outdoors Foundation signage behind the marker
Signage at the entrance to the walking path to Tucker's Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 6, 2021
4. Signage at the entrance to the walking path to Tucker's Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 7, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 32 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 7, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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