1761-1820Just to the south was Mount Warren, the home of Wilson Cary Nicholas. He served in the Continental army, represented Albemarle County in the General Assembly (1784-1789, 1794-1799), and was a delegate to the Virginia Convention of 1788 that approved the United States Constitution. Nicholas was a member of the U. S. Senate (1799-1804), served in the House of Representatives (1807-1809), and was governor of Virginia (1814-1816). A close personal friend and political ally of Thomas Jefferson, Nicholas is buried at Monticello.
|Placed By||Department of Historic Resources|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:08am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 715331 N 4183822|
|Decimal Degrees||37.77640000, -78.55500000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 46.584', W 78° 33.3'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 46' 35.04" N, 78° 33' 18.00" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1375 Co Rd 726, Scottsville VA 24590, US|
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