Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
James Christopher Wren Architect
1800/01/20 As stipulated in Washington's will, William Lee is given immediate emancipation and a 30-dollar annuity "for his faithful services during the Revolutionary War." Death of George Washington
1800/01/20 George Washington's will is probated at the Virginia Fairfax County Courthouse by George Deneale, the Clerk of Court. The will is still at the Fairfax County Courthouse. Death of George Washington


Fairfax County Courthouse and Jail
  • NRHP

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Particulars for Fairfax County Courthouse:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Sight Category Building
Historic Use Courthouse
Architectural Style Early republic
Criteria Historic Event
Area of Significance Military
Architectural Style Neoclassical
Area of Significance Politics-government

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 3rd May 1974

Registry Name: Fairfax County Courthouse
Registry Address: 4000 Chain Bridge Rd.
Registry Number: 74002235
Resource Type: Building
Owner: Local
Architect: Wren,James
Architectural Style: Early republic, Other
Attribute: Roman Revival
Contributing Buildings: 1
Certification: Listed in the National Register
Level of Significance: State
Area of Significance: Military, Politics-government, Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1800-1824
Significant Year: 1799, 1800
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-Function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-Function: Courthouse

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