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John Williams House

Ca 1835

 
 
John Williams House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, August 16, 2015
1. John Williams House Marker
Inscription. This three-story frame home was built by John Williams, who won the lot in the 1834 land lottery. Later owners included Henry Wooten, a prominent lawyer and Confederate Civil War veteran. The building was remodeled after Hurricane Agnes in the 1970's by Preston Pairo, Jr., who used it for his law offices.
 
Erected 2015 by Historic Ellicott City, Inc.
 
Location. 39° 16.051′ N, 76° 47.773′ W. Marker is in Ellicott City, Maryland, in Howard County. Marker is on Main Street west of Tiber Alley, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8086 Main Street, Ellicott City MD 21043, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Second Patapsco Bank Building (a few steps from this marker); The Patapsco National Bank (a few steps from this marker); Hunt's General Store & Millinery Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); The Odd Fellows Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); The Phoenix Emporium (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Stone Tavern House (within shouting
John Williams House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, August 16, 2015
2. John Williams House and Marker
distance of this marker); Sunflower Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); B&O Railroad Station (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Ellicott City.
 
Also see . . .  Maryland State Archives Record for the John Williams Building. (Submitted on August 19, 2015.)
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 143 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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