Historical Committee


This board assists in locating, collecting, studying, and preserving historical records and promoting the preservation and restoration of properties of historical significance to the county and directs the operation of the Gloucester Museum of History.


  • 2 p.m.
  • 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • Library Community Room
    6920 Main Street
    Gloucester, VA 23061

Member Details

At least one member from each magisterial district, two at-large members, and up to eight additional countywide members are appointed for a three-year term. Committee Members are requested to volunteer monthly as docents at the Gloucester Museum of History.

NamePositionPhoneEmailTerm Expiration
Daniel Fary, ChairCounty-Wide804-815-2120Email Daniel Fary12/31/2021
Anne Dyal, Vice ChairWare District804-693-8966
Judy Brabrand, SecretaryCounty-Wide804-693-9647Email Judy Brabrand12/31/2021
Benjamin BordenCounty-Wide804-642-4455
Linda BreaksGloucester Point District804-642-4266
Rachael BurnettePetsworth District804-693-2729
Thane HarpoleYork District804-815-4467Email Thane Harpole12/31/2021
William (Bill) LawrenceAt Large
Email Bill Lawrence12/31/2021
William (Bill) WeaverAt Large
Email Bill Weaver12/31/2021
Wesley WilsonAbingdon District804-693-6543Email Wesley Wilson12/31/2021
Betty Jean DealEx-Officio Member, Museum804-693-2659Email Betty Jean DealN/A
Eileen GedickeTourism Representative804-642-4316Email Eileen Gedicke12/31/2019
Katey LeggCounty Administration Representative804-693-2355Email Katey LeggN/A

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Related Documents

Historical Committee Bylaws

More Information

Contact the County Administrator’s Office at 804-693-4042 for more information.