Birthplace of Madison

Birthplace of Madison (HM4H7)

Location: King George, VA 22485 King George County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 10.766', W 77° 11.128'

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At this place, Port Conway, James Madison, fourth President of the United States and Father of the Constitution, was born, March 16, 1751. His mother was staying at her paternal home, Belle Grove, 400 yards east when her son was born. Madison's father, James Madison, Senior, lived in Orange County. The President had his home at Montpelier in that county.
HM NumberHM4H7
Marker NumberEP 8
Year Placed1971
Placed ByVirginia Historic Landmarks Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 1:14am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 308579 N 4227981
Decimal Degrees38.17943333, -77.18546667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 10.766', W 77° 11.128'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 10' 45.96" N, 77° 11' 7.68" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17048-17070 US-301, King George VA 22485, US
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