Captain John Quincy Marr

Fairfax County Votes To Remove The Monument Dedicated To Captain John Quincy Marr – The First Confederate Solider To Be Killed In Battle

On September 13, 2020, the Fairfax Board of Supervisiors voted to remove the Marr Monument and the historical marker next to the Historic Fairfax Courthouse.

Author’s Note:

On October 5, 2020, author Philip Andrew Hamilton personally visited the Marr Monument after registering to vote in the state of Virginia at the Fairfax City Hall building, down the street from the Historic Fairfax Courthouse.