Joseph Early Home Marker, G-12
One mile west was the home of Joseph Early, Revolutionary soldier. Washington, in going West and returning, stopped at Early's overnight. His diary for October 2, 1784, shows that he spent the night before at "Widow Early's."
Marker Information:Year On Marker: 1947
Geographic Location: Madison County
Physical Description of Location: Rochelle, VA 22738. Located on South Seminole Trail (Hwy 29), less than 1/5 of a mile south of the junction of South Seminole Trail (Hwy 29) and Woldtown-Hood Road. Marker is on the right when traveling south on South Seminole Trail (Hwy 29).
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