(Encyclopedia) Eastern Shore, the tidewater region along E shore of Chesapeake Bay, including all of Maryland and Virginia E of the bay. The region's economy was historically based largely on? (Encyclopedia) Crawford, William Harris, 1772?1834, American statesman, b. Amherst co., Va. (his birthplace is now in Nelson co.). He moved with his parents to South Carolina and later to Georgia.? (Encyclopedia) Virginia, state of the S Middle-Atlantic United States. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean (E), North Carolina and Tennessee (S), Kentucky and West Virginia (W), and Maryland and the? Virginia State Facts
Entered Union: June 25, 1788 (10th State)Present constitution adopted: 1970
State abbreviation/Postal code: Va. / VANicknames: The Old Dominion; Mother of?