Michaux Grant

Michaux Grant (HM107P)

Location: Powhatan, VA 23139 Powhatan County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 39.331', W 77° 53.224'

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Grant of 850 acres (1713) to French Huguenots Abraham Michaux II b. 1672, Cedent, d. 1717, and wife Susanna Laroche Rochet b. 1667, Sedan, d. 1744, seeking religious freedom. Michaux Grant Plantation (1735), operated by family for 260 years. Family: Son Jacob d. 1744 operated ferry; Jacob Michaux, Revolutionary Captain; Joseph Michaux, Member Constitutional Convention 1788; Joseph Michaux, CSA, killed during Lee's Retreat 3 days before Appomattox; Wm Walthall Michaux (d. 1944; Maidens Bridge) & Byrd Sublett Michaux.
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HM NumberHM107P
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Year Placed2005
Placed ByMichaux-St. James Foundation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 2:15am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 245314 N 4171516
Decimal Degrees37.65551667, -77.88706667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 39.331', W 77° 53.224'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 39' 19.86" N, 77° 53' 13.44" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4161 Michaux Grant Rd, Powhatan VA 23139, US
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