Near Earleville in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
St. Francis Xavier Church
Bohemia Academy Founded 1745 by Rev. Thomas Pulton, S.J. attended by Charles Carroll of Carrollton, a signed of the Declaration of Independence, and his cousin John Carroll, first Catholic Bishop in the U.S.
Erected by State Roads Commission.
Location. 39° 25.987′ N, 75° 51.673′ W. Marker is near Earleville, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is at the intersection of Augustine Herman Highway (Maryland Route 213) and Bohemia Church Road, on the right when traveling south on Augustine Herman Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Warwick MD 21912, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Anchorage (approx. 0.7 miles away); Bohemia (approx. 1.1 miles away); Founded on Friendship (approx. 2 miles away); Essex Lodge (approx. 2.4 miles away); “Bohemia Mannor” (approx. 2.4 miles away); “Worsell (approx. 2.5 miles away); Colonists' Wrought Iron Cross (approx. 3 miles away); Greenfield (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Earleville.
Also see . . . St. Francis Xavier Church history.
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
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