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Laetitia “Lettice” Corbin Lee

October 11, 2003: Lettice Lee Chapter honored their namesake by placing a plaque in her honor at the Hurn House Field Cemetery, Mt Pleasant Road (Rt. 675),
Coles Point, Westmoreland County, VA.

Syms Free School Marking

October 15, 2021: Virginia State Society dedicated a highway marker in recognition of Benjamin Syms who established the first free school in the colony in 1635. This was the culmination of a three year effort by Honorary State President Faye Sobel, completing her president’s project. The marker is posted near the entrance of the NASA Langley Research Center on Commander Shepard Boulevard, Hampton, VA.

(L-R) Honorary President General Nan Ackerman, Honorary State President Faye Sobel, Suffolk Chapter President Melody Moen and State President Constance Paradiso.

Posted May 17, 2023 by VA Dames Webmaster