Southampton County Marker, Z-268
Formed in 1748 from Isle of Wight and Nansemond. Named for a locality that was originally named for the Earl of Southampton, active in the first settlement. General William Mahone was born in this county.
Marker Information:Year On Marker: 1946
Geographic Location: Southampton County
Physical Description of Location: 12283-12297 General Mahone Highway (US 460), Wakefield, VA 23888. Marker is on right when traveling west on US 460, about two miles east of intersection with State Route 617.
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