Locust Grove in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Hans Jacob Holtzclaw of Trupbach, Germany
1683 - 1760
Erected by their descendants.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1714.
Location. 38° 22.641′ N, 77° 47.034′ W. Marker is in Locust Grove, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from College Road (Virginia Route 375) 0.3 miles west of Germanna Highway (Virginia Route 3), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2062 Germanna Hwy, Locust Grove VA 22508, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Marker Honors The Memory Of The Second Germanna Colony, 1717 (here, next to this marker); Johannes Kemper and Ailsey Katherine Utterback (here, next to this marker); Site of the First German Reformed Church (here, next to this marker); Spotswood (here, next to this marker); Giuseppe Oddenino (a few steps from this marker); Hans Conrad Amberger (within Alexander Spotswood's Enchanted Castle (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Germanna Visitor Center (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Locust Grove.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 19, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 19, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on April 19, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.