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Friday, May 04, 2018General

The Scion's Son: John Sergeant Wise of Kiptopeke

Join Shore historians Kellee Blake and Dennis
Custis for an evening of memorable stories about
the illustrious John Sergeant Wise, attorney,
congressman, Virginia Military Institute cadet/Civil
War soldier, author, and son of Virginia Gov. Henry
A. Wise.

The life adventures of John S. Wise, a child of the
Shore, were literally the stuff of movies, as was his
Chesapeake Bay dream home Kiptopeke, at the
southern tip of Northampton County.

Don’t miss this discussion about the scion’s son
and his unique legacy for the Shore and beyond.

$25 for Eastern Shore of Virginia Historical Society members, $30 for not-yet members. Call 757-787-8012 to purchase tickets by phone or mail a check to ESVHS, P.O. Box 179, Onancock, VA 23417.

Hors d'oeuvres will be served, and the bar will be open.

When:
Friday, May 04, 2018 6:00 PM thru 09:00 PM
Where:
Palace Theare, Cape Charles

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