Fairfax in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
First Confederate Officer Killed
Erected 2009 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number B-262.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 1, 1861.
Location. 38° 50.687′ N, 77° 18.54′ W. Marker is in Fairfax, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is located near the flag array in front of the Massey Building on the property of the Fairfax County Judicial Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4100 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax VA 22030, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Legato School (about 500 feet away, Fairfax Court House (about 600 feet away); Old Fairfax Jail (about 700 feet away); Joshua Gunnell House (about 700 feet away); A Tribute to The Men of Fairfax County (about 700 feet away); Fairfax County Courthouse (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Fairfax Court House (about 800 feet away); Gen. Corcoran (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfax.
Also see . . .
1. Skirmish at Fairfax Court House, June 1, 1861. (Submitted on August 8, 2009.)
2. John Quincy Marr. From Find A Grave.com (Submitted on August 8, 2009.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 8, 2009. This page has been viewed 2,723 times since then and 188 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 8, 2009. 3. submitted on February 13, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.