A wealthy merchant who valued patriotism above profit.
Peyton Randolph | President
Esteemed President of the Convention and of the Continental Congress
Richard Henry Lee | Westmoreland County
Celebrated orator of American rights.
Thomas Jefferson | Albemarle County
Political theorist and the future "Pen of the Revolution".
Benjamin Harrison V | Charles City County
Common sense planter at Berkeley Plantation,.
Thomas Nelson, Jr. | York County
Wealthy merchant who valued patriotism above profit.
Patrick Henry | Hanover County
Lawyer and celebrated orator who spoke in defense of individual rights and liberties and the future "Voice of the Revolution".
Edmund Pendleton | Caroline County
Persuasive and judicial leader of the moderates.
Francis Lightfoot Lee
George Washington | Fairfax County
Militia colonel and the future "Sword of the Revolution".
The mission of St. John's Church Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is to ensure the historic preservation of St. John’s Church, a National Historic Landmark in recognition as the original location of Patrick Henry’s “Give me liberty or give me death” speech, and to provide educational programs, tours and reenactments.