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Scion's Son: John Sergeant Wise of Kiptopeke

  • The Palace Theatre 305 Mason Avenue Cape Charles, VA, 23310 United States (map)

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 Governor
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.