Elsing Green - John West (December 14, 1590 – ca. 1659) was acting colonial Governor of Virginia from 1635 to 1637, the third West brother to serve as governor. He was the fifth son and twelfth child of Thomas West, 2nd Baron De La Warr, and was born at Testwood in Hampshire. He came to Virginia in 1618. He was a member of the House of Burgesses (1628–30).
Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, Comte de Rochambeau,Born 1 July 1725 Vendôme, Orléanais, France Died 10 May 1807 (aged 81) Thoré, Loir-et-Cher, France, Rank Marshal of France ,Battles/wars War of the Austrian Succession, Seven Years' War, American Revolutionary War, French Revolutionary Wars
The G&G; Club celebrates in King Willaim, Virginia at The Elsing Green Plantation. Beautiful setting!
Robert the Bruce 1274 - 1329 Born in Turnberry Castle, he was a key figure in the Wars of Independence against English occupation. He was crowned in 1306 and reigned till 1329. The battle of Banockburn in 1314 was one of the main turning points of the war.
Elsing Green Plantation, rests along the Pamunkey River in King William Co., Virginia, near Richmond. The 18th-century plantation has been in continuous operation for more than 300 years. The exterior of the Queen Anne manor house is Flemish-bond brickwork, with its erection dating back to between 1715 & 1720. It is two-stories & U-shaped, with east & west wings jutting to the north. Doors on either side of the wing lead to a detached east dependency home & a west kitchen house.
Not Just Stars and Stripes! Sons of the American Revolution describe flags and muskets of the Revolutionary War.