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

Essex Lodge

 
 
Essex Lodge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 14, 2007
1. Essex Lodge Marker
Inscription. Granted to Samuel Brocus, whose daughter Susannah married, circa 1700, Edward Veazey. Their son, Colonel John Veazey, Sr., was Chief Military Officer of Cecil County and a Justice and Judge for 22 years. His eldest son, Edward, was High Sheriff of Cecil County, 1732-1753; his fourth son, Dr. Thomas Brocus Veazey, inherited from him Essex Lodge and married the daughter of Reverend William Thompson, Rector of St. Stephen's Church. Not open to the public.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 26.687′ N, 75° 54.18′ W. Marker is near Earleville, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is on Glebe Road 0.3 miles south of Cherry Grove Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 645 Glebe Road, 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 (approx. 1.6 miles away); North Sassafras Parish (approx. 1.6 miles away); Cherry Grove (approx. 1.6 miles away); Bohemia (approx. 1.8 miles away); St. Francis Xavier Church (approx. 2.4
Essex Lodge Marker Roadside image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, August 22, 2013
2. Essex Lodge Marker Roadside
miles away); Mount Pleasant (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Anchorage (approx. 2.7 miles away); “Bohemia Mannor” (approx. 2.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Earleville.
 
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Essex Lodge visible from Glebe Road image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 14, 2007
3. Essex Lodge visible from Glebe Road
 
 
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