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Governor's Palace at Colonial Williamsburg | by janetfo747 ~ Dreaming of Africa
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Governor's Palace at Colonial Williamsburg

Governors who lived in the original palace included:

Alexander Spotswood

Hugh Drysdale

William Gooch

Robert Dinwiddie

Francis Fauquier

Norborne Berkeley, Baron de Botetourt

John Murray, fourth Earl of Dunmore

Patrick Henry

Thomas Jefferson

 

The Palace hosted the colony’s fashionable society and finest entertainments from 1722-1781.

 

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Taken on October 2, 2011