October 22, 2006
Recently, we noticed some work being done on the old building, and there is now a sign posted that included a website address.
The building is known as Chapman's Mill. There's some fascinating history about the people and building itself, and here's a teaser:
Some other interesting facts about Nathaniel Chapman: He was the executor of both Augustine and Lawrence Washington's estates. His wife's mother was the half sister of Mary Ball Washington--Augustine Washington's second wife. His daughter Lucy, married Samuel Washington the brother of George Washington.
Augustine Washington was the father of the father of our country.
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