This Is the Birthplace of Susan Koerner Wright

This Is the Birthplace of Susan Koerner Wright (HM6AN)

Location: Hillsboro, VA 20132 Loudoun County
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N 39° 11.903', W 77° 43.372'

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Hillsboro, Loudoun County, Virginia. This is the birthplace of Susan Koerner Wright, April 30, 1831-July 4, 1889, mother of Wilbur and Orville Wright, inventors of the airplane.

A notable woman who largely guided and wisely inspired her sons to their immortal discovery. She was the mother also of Katharine Wright Haskell, August 19, 1874-March 3, 1929, whose sisterly devotion aided in giving mankind access to the unlimited aerial highway.
HM NumberHM6AN
Year Placed1929
Placed ByThe Rivanna Garden Club of Charlottesville, Va., Dec 17
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 9:08am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 264864 N 4342324
Decimal Degrees39.19838333, -77.72286667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 11.903', W 77° 43.372'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 11' 54.18" N, 77° 43' 22.32" W
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Area Code(s)703, 540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 36901-36929 State Rte 812, Hillsboro VA 20132, US
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