Hanover in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Janie Porter Barrett
(9 Aug. 1865-27 Aug. 1948)
Erected 1999 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number ND-12.)
Location. 37° 43.537′ N, 77° 21.982′ W. Marker is in Hanover, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker is at the intersection of Hanover Courthouse Road (U.S. 301) and Georgetown Road, on the right on Hanover Courthouse Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hanover VA 23069, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cornwallis’s Route (approx. 1½ miles away); John Henry Smyth (approx. 1.6 Hanover Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Colonial River Road (approx. 1.9 miles away); Hanover Tavern (approx. 2½ miles away); a different marker also named Hanover Tavern (approx. 2½ miles away); a different marker also named Hanover Tavern (approx. 2½ miles away); Patrick Henry (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hanover.
Also see . . . Janie Porter Barrett was a reformer. The African American Registry. (Submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Charity & Public Work • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,852 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 7, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.