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New Windsor in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John Evans House, 1764

Methodist Land Mark

 
 
John Evans House 1764 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 14, 2007
1. John Evans House 1764 Marker
Inscription. First convert lived here 1764–1827, first class met here 1768–1809, first preacher Robert Strawbridge, first bishop Francis Asbury, preached here.

Bicentenary of Methodism, 1962.
 
Erected by 1962 Baltimore Conference Methodist Historical Society.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Francis Asbury, Traveling Methodist Preacher marker series.
 
Location. 39° 31.618′ N, 77° 5.255′ W. Marker is in New Windsor, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker can be reached from Wilt Road. Click for map. Marker is located on building on Robert Strawbridge Shrine grounds. Marker is in this post office area: New Windsor MD 21776, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of American Methodism (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Strawbridge House (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Strawbridge (approx. 0.8 miles away); Maryland History-New Windsor (approx. 1.3 miles away); Strawbridge Log Meeting House Site (approx. 1.4 miles away); New Windsor
John Evans House image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 14, 2007
2. John Evans House
(approx. 1.5 miles away); Methodist Historical Marker (approx. 2.1 miles away); Headquarters Second Corps Army of the Potomac (approx. 4.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New Windsor.
 
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