Brig. Gen. John Minor

Brig. Gen. John Minor (HM2J)

Location: Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Country: United States of America

N 38° 17.695', W 77° 27.32'

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Hazel Hill, the home of John Minor (13 May 1761 - 8 June 1816), a close friend of President James Monroe, once occupied this site. Minor served as a soldier in the American Revolution, as a colonel if the Spotsylvania County militia, and as a brigadier general of militia from 1804 through the War of 1812. Minor also was a member of the Virginia House of Delegates from 1805 to 1807. In 1783, as a private citizen, Minor unsuccessfully urged the General Assembly to pass a bill to emancipate Virginia's slaves.
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HM NumberHM2J
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Marker NumberN-32
Year Placed1995
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 5:49pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 285279 N 4241389
Decimal Degrees38.29491667, -77.45533333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 17.695', W 77° 27.32'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 17' 41.70" N, 77° 27' 19.20" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 171-199 Princess Anne St, Fredericksburg VA 22401, US
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