This was the scene of the second settlement in the colony of Virginia. The county was named for Henry, Prince of Wales, the eldest son of King James I of England. William Byrd II is again at work here…between his father & his uncle’s land he owned a large chunk of Va. He would come to be known as the father of Richmond.
Henrico County – City of Richmond
New Kent County
Charles City County
City of Petersburg
Prince George County