Berkeley Plantation (Harrison ancestral home) Considered one of the first great estates in America; the first official Thanksgiving was celebrated here on December 4, 1619. Berkeley Plantation was home to the Harrison family--6th President William Henry Harrison, and his grandson, the 23rd President Benjamin Harrison.
Carter's Grove Plantation on the James River near Williamsburg, Virginia was built for Carter Burwell, grandson of Robert "King" Carter, and was completed in 1755. It was probably named for both the prominent and wealthy Carter family and nearby Grove Creek.
Oatlands Plantation Mansion, Leesburgh, Virginia, a National Historic Landmark | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Entry in the 2011 National Historic Landmark by Dave Levinson