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Sunderland in Calvert County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The First All Saints Church
 
The First All Saints Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By F. Robby, November 6, 2007
1. The First All Saints Church Marker
 
Inscription. Authorized in 1692 by the Maryland Assembly the first All Saints (log) Church was built near this site "at the cross-roads of the Severn Ridge Path and the road leading to Coxtown" on land donated by early French Huguenot settler Thomas Hilleary (Hilliere). Later in 1696 Thomas Hilleary became High Sheriff of Prince Georges County which was formed in 1695 out of upper Calvert County.
 
Location. 38° 39.805′ N, 76° 36.331′ W. Marker is in Sunderland, Maryland, in Calvert County. Marker is on Lower Marlboro Road (Maryland Route 262) 0.2 miles from Southern Maryland Boulevard (Maryland Route 4), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is about 100 feet from the roadway on the driveway to All Saints Church. Marker is in this post office area: Sunderland MD 20689, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, as the crow flies. All Saints Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Harriet Elizabeth Brown (approx. 0.9 miles away); Calvert County (approx. 2.7 miles away); Lower Marlboro Town (approx. 4.1 miles away); Chesapeake Beach Railway (approx. 4.2 miles away); Lower Marlboro (approx. 4.2 miles away); Warships and Raids (approx. 4.6 miles away); Holly Hill (approx. 4.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sunderland.
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,233 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on November 11, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
 
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