Five miles north is the home of the rectors of Cople Parish, one of whom, Walter Jones, married Washington's parents, March 6, 1731. Here lived Thomas Smith, rector of the parish, 1764-1799, and chairman of the county Committee of Safety, 1775. He entertained Washington, May 25, 1771. The house is possibly the oldest in the Northern Neck.
Geographic Location: Westmoreland County
Physical Description of Location: North corner of intersection between Cople Highway (Virginia 202) and Mt. Holly Road (State Road 621), Montross, VA 22520.
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