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St. Mary's City in St. Mary's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Gift of the Society of the Ark and the Dove

 
 
The Gift of the Society of the Ark and the Dove Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), October 5, 2019
1. The Gift of the Society of the Ark and the Dove Marker
Inscription.  
The Gift of the
Society of
The Ark and the Dove

whose membership
is composed of the
Lineal Descendents
of the
First Colonists
who sailed from
Cowes, Isle of Wight
November 22, 1633
and planted the
Province of Maryland
at Saint Mary's City

March 27, 1634.

Deo, Patriae et
Terrae Mariae.

 
Erected 1934 by The Society of the Ark and the Dove.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsSettlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels. A significant historical date for this entry is March 27, 1634.
 
Location. 38° 11.244′ N, 76° 26.05′ W. Marker is in St. Mary's City, Maryland, in St. Mary's County. Marker is on Trinity Church Road just east of Old State House Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 47454 Trinity Church Road, Saint Marys City MD 20686, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker
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. St. Mary's College of Maryland Land Acknowledgement and Pledge (a few steps from this marker); Saint Mary's Female Seminary (within shouting distance of this marker); After the Disastrous Fire (within shouting distance of this marker); Sharing Land and Legacy (within shouting distance of this marker); “…a convenient place for the administration of Justice.” (within shouting distance of this marker); The St. Mary’s Chapel (within shouting distance of this marker); Trinity Church, St. Mary’s Parish (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Leonard Calvert (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Mary's City.
 
The Gift of the Society of the Ark and the Dove Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), October 5, 2019
2. The Gift of the Society of the Ark and the Dove Marker
Sign on the other side of the fence image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), October 5, 2019
3. Sign on the other side of the fence
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 5, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 231 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 5, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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