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St. John's Church, Richmond: 9 reviews and 12 photos

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  • george wythe - Richmond
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george wythe (1726-1806) was a lawyer, judge, and prominent law professor at the college of william and mary. future president thomas jefferson was one of george wythe's law students. wythe was one of the signers of the declaration of independence. it is believed that george wythe was murdered by his grand nephew george wythe sweeney. george wythe's grave is one of a number of graves of prominent virginians in st. johns church cemetery.

Address: 2401 E. Broad St., Richmond, VA 23223
Directions: church hill district.
Phone: 804-649-7938
Website: http://www.historicstjohnschurch.org/

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  • Updated May 7, 2011
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