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Port Tobacco in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Thomas Stone

1743 - 1787

 
 
Thomas Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 24, 2016
1. Thomas Stone Marker
Inscription.
Signer of the Declaration of Independence
Member of Congress
Placed by the Maryland State Society
Daughters of the American Revolution
July 4, 1978

 
Erected 1978 by The Maryland State Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
 
Location. 38° 31.806′ N, 77° 2.274′ W. Marker is in Port Tobacco, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker can be reached from Rose Hill Road. Touch for map. In the Graveyard at Habre de Venture National Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: Port Tobacco MD 20677, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rose Hill (approx. mile away); a different marker also named Rose Hill (approx. mile away); Port Tobacco (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker also named Thomas Stone (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Retreat (approx. 1.6 miles away); On to Yorktown (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different
Thomas Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 24, 2016
2. Thomas Stone Marker
In front of Thomas Stone's Grave
marker also named Port Tobacco (approx. 1.6 miles away); John Wilkes Booth (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Tobacco.
 
Also see . . .  Thomas Stone. Biography at the Maryland State Archives. “The Archives of Maryland will show the offices of trust he held.” — Thomas Stone's epitaph. (Submitted on August 21, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismPolitics
 
Thomas Stone image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 24, 2016
3. Thomas Stone
SAR - 1775
1743 - 1787
Maryland Patriot
Thomas Stone image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 24, 2016
4. Thomas Stone
Signer of the Declaration
of Independence
Place by
Descendants of the Signers of the
Declaration of Independence, Inc.
Thomas Stone's Epitaph image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 24, 2016
5. Thomas Stone's Epitaph

Thomas Stone son of
David & Elizabeth Stone
departed this life on the 5th of Oct. 1787
Aged 44 Years
The Archives of Maryland will show the
offices of trust he held. He was an able
and faithful lawyer, a wise and virtuous
Patriot, an honest and a good Man.
Thomas Stone image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 5, 2015
6. Thomas Stone
1785 painting by Robert Edge Pine. Maryland Historical Society Museum.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 20, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 246 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 1, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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