Capt. John Woodliffe

Capt. John Woodliffe (HM1MTK)

Location: Charles City, VA 23030 Charles City County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 18.816', W 77° 10.818'

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From Prestwood, England
At Jamestown 1608

First Governor of Berkeley
Hundred Plantation 1619

Capt. John Woodlife and 38 settlers
in the Ship "Margaret" landed here
December 4, 1619

First Official Thanksgiving Day
Service in America held here by
Capt. Woodlife and these settlers

Impr wee ordaine that the day of our
ships arrivall at the place assigned
for plantagon in the land of Virginia
shall be yearly and perputualy
keept Holy as a day of Thanksgiving
to Almighty God

Erected by his descendants
The Woodlief-Woodliff Family
Nov. 22, 1956
Year Placed1956
Placed ByThe Woodlief-Woodliff Family
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, August 13th, 2015 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 306792 N 4131890
Decimal Degrees37.31360000, -77.18030000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 18.816', W 77° 10.818'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 18' 48.96" N, 77° 10' 49.08" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)804
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12526 Harrison Landing Rd, Charles City VA 23030, US
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