Near Providence Forge in New Kent County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Letitia Christian Tyler
Erected 1994 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number W-39.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Women. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #10 John Tyler, and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is March 29, 1813.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5009 S Garden Rd, Providence Forge VA 23140, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Long Bridge (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Long Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Arnold Stansley (approx. 3.1 miles away); Action of Nance's Shop (approx. 3.6 miles away); George W. Watkins School (approx. 3.8 miles away); Green v. County School Board of New Kent County (approx. 3.8 miles away); Roxbury (approx. 4 miles away); Stuart's Ride Around McClellan (approx. 4.2 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. First Lady Biography: Letitia Tyler. The National First Ladies' Library (Submitted on March 7, 2009.)
2. Letitia Christian Tyler. The White House (Submitted on November 10, 2021.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,123 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 13, 2012, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania.