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Falls Church, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

James Wren

 
 
James Wren Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 28, 2014
1. James Wren Marker
Inscription.  
In grateful memory of
James Wren
1728 – 1815
Vestryman, Trustee
& Architect
of
The Falls Church

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial Era.
 
Location. 38° 52.855′ N, 77° 10.298′ W. Marker is in Falls Church, Virginia. Marker is on Fairfax Street. This marker is in the walkway at The Falls Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 Fairfax Street, Falls Church VA 22046, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To the Glory of God and in Honor of George Washington (here, next to this marker); Henry Fairfax (a few steps from this marker); New York Memorial Stone at Falls Church (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Soldiers (a few steps from this marker); Enslaved People (a few steps from this marker); Union Soldiers (a few steps from this marker); The Falls Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Falls Church (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falls Church.
 
Also see . . .
James Wren Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 28, 2014
2. James Wren Marker
 James Wren. Wikipedia. Entry of Fairfax Courthouse in part. (Submitted on October 4, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
James Wren Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, June 7, 2020
3. James Wren Marker
The Falls Church image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 28, 2014
4. The Falls Church
Flemish Bond image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 28, 2014
5. Flemish Bond
Colonel James Wren image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 28, 2014
6. Colonel James Wren

In Memory of
Col. James Wren
(ca. 1735 — 1815)
A Revolutionary Soldier
Architect and Builder
of this church and
vestryman of this parish
Given By
Falls Church Chapter. D.A.R.
1957
Plaque inside the Falls Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 2, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,108 times since then and 140 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 2, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   3. submitted on June 7, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   4, 5, 6. submitted on October 2, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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