Links and Other Helpful Information
GSMD Patriot to Passenger Project is a growing published list of Patriots who descend from Mayflower passengers in an effort to build a bridge between other heritage societies.
The Fairfax Resolves
Written by George Washington and George Mason on July 17, 1774, at Mount Vernon and adopted on July 18, 1774, by a Fairfax County convention chaired by George Washington.
The Virginia Declaration of Rights
Written by George Mason and adopted by the Virginia Constitutional Convention on May 15, 1776. This document was the source of the preamble to the American Declaration of Independence authored by fellow Virginian, Thomas Jefferson, a few months later. It was also the foundation for the Bill of Rights in the U.S. Constitution.
George Washington Chapter meetings are held at Belle Haven Country Club
Driving Directions to Belle Haven Country Club
From Virginia via the Capital Beltway
Take I-495 E / I-95 N / Capital Beltway toward Baltimore. Exit at 177A/B, Rt. 1 South (Richmond Hwy) to Fort Belvoir. At the end of the ramp, make a left on to Fort Hunt Road. Then left at the first light which is at the intersection of Fort Hunt Road and Huntington Avenue into the Entrance of the Club. Follow the signs to the Clubhouse.
From Maryland via Capital Beltway
Take I-495 S / I-95 S / Capital Beltway toward Alexandria, VA/Richmond, VA. Take Exit 177 A/B toward US-1 South/Ft. Belvoir. This is the first exit after you go over the Woodrow Wilson Bridge. The exit will lead you onto Route 1 South. Turn left at the second traffic light – Huntington Avenue. Stay in the left lane. Continue to the next traffic light which is at the intersection of Fort Hunt Road and Huntington Avenue. Cross over Fort Hunt Road into the Club’s Entrance. Follow the signs to the Clubhouse.
From the George Washington Parkway
Take the George Washington Parkway South. Go through Old Town Alexandria and cross over the I-95, I-495 overpass. As you exit Old Town Alexandria, you will see the golf course on your right. Exit the George Washington Parkway at the first exit which is Belle Haven Road. Continue to the next intersection of Belle Haven Road and Fort Hunt Road. Make a right onto Fort Hunt Road. Continue to Huntington Avenue and make a right into the entrance of the Club.