|• Total||2.04 sq mi (5.28 km2)|
|• Land||2.03 sq mi (5.27 km2)|
|• Water||0.004 sq mi (0.01 km2)|
|Elevation||214 ft (65 m)|
|• Density||630/sq mi (243.3/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
22485 (King George)
|GNIS feature ID||1497075|
It was recorded as a Patawomeck village ruled by Japazaws, elder brother of the weroance, who conspired with Englishman Samuel Argall to capture Chief Powhatan's daughter, Matoaka (Pocahontas) on April 13, 1613. According to Mattaponi and Patawomeck tradition, Pocahontas was residing there with her husband, Kocoum, and her daughter, Ka-Okee, survived with other Patawomecks after Kocoum's death. A historic marker about this event stands near the Potomac Creek Bridge on U.S. Route 1 in Stafford.
Passapatanzy is in western King George County, along Virginia State Route 218, which leads west 9 miles (14 km) to Fredericksburg and east 15 miles (24 km) to U.S. Route 301 at Dahlgren. King George, the county seat, is 10 miles (16 km) to the southeast.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Passapatanzy, Virginia
- "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001), Passapatanzy CDP, Virginia". American FactFinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved May 22, 2019.
- Deyo, William "Night Owl" (5 September 2009). "Our Patawomeck Ancestors" (PDF). Patawomeck Tides. 12 (1): 2–7. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 6 July 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter
- "Kidnapping of Pocahontas Historical Marker". HMdb.org. Retrieved 5 June 2018.
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