Jamestown in James City County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
First Africans In Jamestown
Erected 2015 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number WT-1.)
Location. 37° 13.782′ N, 76° 46.823′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, Virginia, in James City County. Marker is on Jamestown Road (Virginia Route 31) north of Greensprings Road (Virginia Route 614), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsburg VA 23185, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Africans in English America (here, next to this marker); Jamestown (a few steps from this marker); First Germans at Jamestown First Poles Arrive (within shouting distance of this marker); Jamestown Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Pocahontas (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel H. Yonge, Civil Engineer (1843-1935) (within shouting distance of this marker); The Greate Road (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
Categories. • African Americans • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 30, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.