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Ellicott City in Howard County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Andrew Ellicott

 
 
Andrew Ellicott Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen C. Browne, January 3, 2018
1. Andrew Ellicott Marker
Inscription.  
Was born in Bucks Co., Pennsylvania, 1st month, 22nd, 1733; to which place his grandfather emigrated from near Falmouth, England about the year 1700, soon after his marriage to • Mary Fox •

Andrew moved from his mills in Bucks County, 5th month, 16th, 1771, and became interested with his brother John, in the settlement & improvement of this place, and in Baltimore. • He died 6th month, 20th, 1809, aged 76 years •
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is January 22, 1733.
 
Location. 39° 15.943′ N, 76° 47.938′ W. Marker is in Ellicott City, Maryland, in Howard County. Marker can be reached from Old Columbia Pike, 0.1 miles south of Main Street, on the left when traveling south. Located in the Ellicott Graveyard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3773 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott City MD 21043, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Ellicott (here, next to this marker); Friends Meeting House and Graveyard (within shouting distance of this marker);
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Taylor's Row (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tonge Row (about 500 feet away); Day-French-Puhl House (about 500 feet away); Baltimore Regional Trail (about 600 feet away); Yates Market & Hardware (about 700 feet away); Taylor’s (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ellicott City.
 
Regarding Andrew Ellicott. This marker commemorates Andrew Ellicott, a miller and founding brother of Ellicott City. It honors him, not his nephew, Andrew Ellicott the surveyor (1/24/1754-8/28/1820).
 
Andrew Ellicott Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen C. Browne, January 3, 2018
2. Andrew Ellicott Marker
The lettering on Andrew Ellicott's headstone is illegible.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 14, 2024. It was originally submitted on January 9, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 255 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 9, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 29, 2024