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Orange County Z-277 | Marker History

Orange County Marker, Z-277

Formed in 1734 from Spotsylvania, and named for the prince of Orange, who in that year married Princess Anne, daughter of King George II. President James Madison lived in this county, and President Zachary Taylor was born here.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1946
Region: Fredericksburg-Culpeper-Warrenton and Upper Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Orange County
Physical Description of Location: 9936-10062 Gordon Avenue (Virginia 231), Gordonsville, VA 22942. Marker is on left when traveling south on Virginia 231, just past intersection with Echo Back Lane.
GPS Location: 38.1321681810,-78.2059758960
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