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Fauquier Co.: Dedication of Three Historical Markers on the Mellons and Rokeby Stables

July 4, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Three markers in Fauquier County that recall the Mellons’ philanthropy and the Rokeby Stables will be dedicated at Trinity Episcopal Church, Upperville:

Paul Mellon (1907-1999)

Mary Elizabeth Conover Mellon (1904-1946)

Rokeby Stables

The public ceremony to dedicate all three markers will begin at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 4, two miles east of Upperville at the intersection of John S Mosby Highway (US 50) and Rokeby Road (Route 623), where two of the markers — “Paul Mellon” and “Rokeby Stables” — will be unveiled.

Following that unveiling, the dedication ceremony will reconvene and continue at 11:00 a.m., two miles to the west at Trinity Episcopal Church, 9108 John S Mosby Hwy, Upperville, with the unveiling of the marker “Mary Elizabeth Conover Mellon.”

A light reception will follow the ceremony.


July 4, 2019
10:30 am - 12:00 pm


Trinity Episcopal Church
9801 Mosby Highway
Upperville, VA 20184 United States
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Updated July 2, 2019