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Fairfax of Virginia: The Forgotten Story of America’s only Peerage

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Historic Blenheim

3610 Old Lee Highway

Fairfax, VA 22030

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Hugh Fairfax, a descendant of Thomas 6th Lord Fairfax, the Proprietor of the Northern Neck of Virginia and brother of Nicholas, 14th Lord Fairfax, will give a brief introduction to his new book, Fairfax of Virginia. He will describe how the family came to America and why, what they did there over the 150 years they lived there and why they finally returned to England. The talk will be illustrated with a power point presentation. A limited supply of books, signed by the author, will be available for purchase for $40 each after the talk.

This lecture is co-sponsored by the Fairfax County 275th Commemoration Committee, the City of Fairfax, and Fall for the Book.

Seating is limited to 90 spaces. 45 reserved tickets are available through EventBrite. Reservations will be held until 6:50 p.m. and then released. Doors open at 6:15 p.m.

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3610 Old Lee Highway

Fairfax, VA 22030

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