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Reisterstown in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John and Margaret Reister

 
 
John and Margaret Reister Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2015
1. John and Margaret Reister Monument
Inscription.

John Reister I
1715 - 1804

Margaret Reister
Died 1803

Dedicated to
Reistertown's Founder


 
Location. 39° 27.829′ N, 76° 49.814′ W. Marker is in Reisterstown, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Click for map. Monument is in Reistertown Community Cemetery, about 400 feet WSW of the intersection of Cockeys Mill Road and Main Street (Maryland Route 140). Marker is in this post office area: Reisterstown MD 21136, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oldest High School in Baltimore County (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel William Norris (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); “Buffalo Soldiers” (about 300 feet away); Glyndon Station (approx. one mile away); Hannah More Academy (approx. 1.1 miles away); Glyndon (approx. 1.1 miles away); Original Cornerstone of the Franklin Senior High School (approx. 1.2 miles away); Original Bell of the Franklin Academy (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Reisterstown.
 
Also see . . .  History of the Reisterstown Area. (Submitted on April 13, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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John and Margaret Reister Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2015
2. John and Margaret Reister Monument
Franklin Middle School in background
Reisterstown Community Cemetery Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2015
3. Reisterstown Community Cemetery Sign
Reisterstown Community Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 24, 2015
4. Reisterstown Community Cemetery
Looking WSW along Cockeys Mill Road toward public library
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 262 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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