Who Was Philip Ludwell III?

By |2020-08-10T13:55:14-05:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: American Founding, Christianity|

Philip Ludwell III is the first known convert to Eastern Orthodox Christianity in the Americas. He was a prominent figure in pre-revolutionary Virginia and a relative by blood or marriage of many great early figures in American history, from George Washington to Richard Henry Lee of the great Lee family of Virginia. The scion [...]