Upper Marlboro in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Dr. William Beanes
1749 - 1828
Dr. Beanes, a Revolutionary War Patriot and surgeon to the troops, returned to his home, Academy Hill, in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. He was one of the founders of the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland, now the College of Medicine of Maryland, and lived out his days as a respected medical doctor and distinguished scientist.
Erected 2013 by The National Society United Daughters of 1812.
Location. 38° 49.064′ N, 76° 45.131′ W. Marker is in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Oden Bowie Drive and Elm Street. Click for map. The marker is on the southwest pillar of Dr. Beanes Tomb on the hill above the corner of Oden Bowie Drive and Elm Street. Marker is in this post office area: Upper Marlboro MD 20772, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. William Beanes (here, next to this marker); Turn of Events (a few steps from this marker); Marlboro Academy (within shouting distance of this marker); The Site of the Residence of Dr. William Beanes (within shouting distance of this marker); John Rogers (1723 - 1789) (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Schoolhouse Pond (about 500 feet away); The Walk of History (about 500 feet away); This White Oak Tree (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Upper Marlboro.
Categories. • Science & Medicine • War of 1812 •
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