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Markham Marker, L-52

Some miles northeast is the site of Markham, where was born Rachel Donelson, wife of President Andrew Jackson, 1767. Her father, John Donelson, leaving Virginia, became one of the first settlers of Tennessee. Fort Donelson was named for him.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1940
Region: Southside Region
Geographic Location: Pittsylvania County
Physical Description of Location: US 29, Chatham, VA 24531. Marker is on right when traveling north on US 29, about .2 miles south of interchange with Chalk Level Road.
GPS Location: 36.8287660780,-79.38057860
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