“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Atoka, Virginia

Clickable Map of Fauquier County, Virginia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Fauquier County, VA (119) Clarke County, VA (75) Culpeper County, VA (167) Loudoun County, VA (345) Prince William County, VA (659) Rappahannock County, VA (74) Stafford County, VA (208) Warren County, VA (45)  FauquierCounty(119) Fauquier County (119)  ClarkeCounty(75) Clarke County (75)  CulpeperCounty(167) Culpeper County (167)  LoudounCounty(345) Loudoun County (345)  PrinceWilliamCounty(659) Prince William County (659)  RappahannockCounty(74) Rappahannock County (74)  StaffordCounty(208) Stafford County (208)  WarrenCounty(45) Warren County (45)
Warrenton is the county seat for Fauquier County
Atoka is in Fauquier County
      Fauquier County (119)  
      Clarke County (75)  
      Culpeper County (167)  
      Loudoun County (345)  
      Prince William County (659)  
      Rappahannock County (74)  
      Stafford County (208)  
      Warren County (45)  
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1 Virginia, Fauquier County, Atoka — B-25 — Mosby’s Rangers
Here at Atoka (Rector’s Crossroads) on June 10, 1863, Company “A”, 43rd Battalion of Partisan Rangers, known as “Mosby’s Rangers”, was formally organized. James William Foster was elected Captain; Thomas Turner, First . . . Map (db m1467) HM
2 Virginia, Fauquier County, Atoka — Rector HouseMosby Heritage Area Reported permanently removed
Here at Rector's Crossroads on June 10, 1863 Major John S. Mosby officially established Company A, 43rd Battalion Virginia Cavalry, known as Mosby's Rangers. It was here on June 23, 1863 that General J.E.B. Stuart set up headquarters and received . . . Map (db m2786) HM
3 Virginia, Fauquier County, Atoka — Rector House
Built c. 1801 by the Nichols-Hatcher family, Quakers who operated a mill on nearby Cromwell's Run. The Rector House is named for the Civil War-era owners, Caleb and Mary Ann Hatcher Rector. Here at Rector's Crossroads on June 10, 1863 Major John S. . . . Map (db m151316) HM
4 Virginia, Fauquier County, Atoka — Rector’s CrossroadsThey Did Their Job — Gettysburg Campaign —
(Preface): After Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's stunning victory at Chancellorsville in May 1863, he led the Army of Northern Virginia west to the Shenandoah Valley, then north through central Maryland and across the Mason-Dixon Line into . . . Map (db m171931) HM
5 Virginia, Fauquier County, Atoka — B-34 — Welbourne
One mile northwest stands Welbourne (ca. 1770), which has housed members of the same family since the 1830s. It is a significant example of a late-18th-century stone farmhouse that evolved into an imposing mansion. Welbourne was the home of Col. . . . Map (db m1470) HM
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Feb. 26, 2024