“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Sunderland in Calvert County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

The First All Saints Church

The First All Saints Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, November 6, 2007
1. The First All Saints Church Marker
Inscription. Authorized in 1692 by the Maryland Assembly the first All Saints (log) Church was built near this site "at the cross-roads of the Severn Ridge Path and the road leading to Coxtown" on land donated by early French Huguenot settler Thomas Hilleary (Hilliere). Later in 1696 Thomas Hilleary became High Sheriff of Prince Georges County which was formed in 1695 out of upper Calvert County.
Location. 38° 39.805′ N, 76° 36.331′ W. Marker is in Sunderland, Maryland, in Calvert County. Marker is on Lower Marlboro Road (Maryland Route 262) 0.2 miles from Southern Maryland Boulevard (Maryland Route 4), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is about 100 feet from the roadway on the driveway to All Saints Church. Marker is in this post office area: Sunderland MD 20689, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. All Saints Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Harriet Elizabeth Brown (approx. 0.9 miles away); Calvert County (approx. 2.7 miles away); A County in Ruin (approx. 2.7 miles away); Lower Marlboro Town (approx. 4.1 miles away); Chesapeake Beach Railway (approx. 4.2 miles away); Lower Marlboro (was approx. 4.2 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Town Ravaged (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sunderland.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,888 times since then and 3 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 11, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
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