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13 Things You Didn’t Know About The History Of Virginia

We all know that Virginia’s history is complex, and for the Unites States, it’s the longest in existence. There are the basics we’ve learned in school – and few facts we’ve gathered over the years. But, as with most things, there’s always more to the story. Here are just a few facts that you may not know about the people and places that got Virginia started…

With a history as fascinating as ours, there’s always more to learn and discover. We would love to hear some of your lesser known Virginia history facts. Tell us about them in the comments below!

Anna Strock
Virginia staff writer for Only in Your State, freelance writer and journalist. Even though Anna has lived other places, somehow Virginia is where she always seems to land.