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Near Earleville in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

North Sassafras Parish

(Episcopal)

 
 
North Sassafras Parish Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 14, 2007
1. North Sassafras Parish Marker
Inscription. Established by Act of Assembly in 1692. The first vestry met January 10, 1693 in the Court House at Ordinary Point. The Parish Church was “dedicated to the honor of Saint Stephen”, March 25, 1706. Rebuilt 1737, 1823 and 1873.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 25.529′ N, 75° 55.086′ W. Marker is near Earleville, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is on Glebe Road near Old Crystal Beach Road, on the right. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Earleville MD 21919, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Peters Episcopal Church Bell (a few steps from this marker); Mount Pleasant (approx. 1.1 miles away); Woodlawn (approx. 1.5 miles away); Essex Lodge (approx. 1.6 miles away); Mount Harmon Plantation (approx. 1.7 miles away); Cherry Grove (approx. 2.5 miles away); Rose Hill (approx. 2.7 miles away); Founded on Friendship (approx. 3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Earleville.
 
Additional keywords. Saint Stephen's Episcopal Church
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
North Sassafras Parish Marker Roadside Photo, Click for full size
By Keith S Smith, August 22, 2013
2. North Sassafras Parish Marker Roadside
St. Stephen's Church and Cemetery Photo, Click for full size
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 14, 2007
3. St. Stephen's Church and Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,965 times since then and 92 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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