Scene of Jefferson’s Wedding Marker, V-15
Two miles east is the site of "The Forest," home of Martha Wayles Skelton, widow of Bathurst Skelton. There she was married to Thomas Jefferson, January 1, 1772. The bridal couple drove in the snow to Jefferson's home, "Monticello."
Marker Information:Additional Information: Marker reported destroyed, no Commonwealth or Federal replacement funding available. Will only be replaced if a private sponsor funds replacement.
Geographic Location: Charles City County
Physical Description of Location: Henrico, VA 23231. Located on John Tyler Memorial Hwy, 3.4 miles northwest of the intersection of John Tyler Memorial Hwy and Roxbury Road (Rt. 106). Marker is on the left when traveling northwest on John Tyler Memorial Hwy.
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