Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Richard Potts - Revolutionary War Patriot
Member of the House of Delegates
Born 19 July 1753 in Upper Marlboro, MD
Died November 1808 in Frederick, MD
Marker placed by Carrollton Manor Chapter, NSDAR
Eleanor Murdoch Potts
2nd wife of
Revolutionary War Patriot-MD
Born 2 November 1774
Died 1 October 1842
May 2, 2015
1st wife of
Died 28 October 1793
Marker placed by
Carrollton Manor Chapter, NSDAR
May 2, 2015
Erected 2015 by Carrollton Manor Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical date for this entry is May 2, 2015.
Location. 39° 14.499′ N, 77° 14.728′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 515 South Market Street (Mount Olivet Cemetery), Frederick MD 21701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dowden’s Ordinary (approx. 1.7 miles away); Dowden's Ordinary: A French & Indian War Site (approx. 1.8 miles away); Archaeology at Dowden's Ordinary (approx. 1.8 miles away); Tavern Life at Dowden's Ordinary (approx. 1.8 miles away); Dowden's Ordinary: The Elephant Comes to Clarksburg (approx. 1.8 miles away); Welcome to Froggy Hollow (approx. 2.4 miles away); A Real Field of Dreams (approx. 3.4 miles away); Waters' Mill (approx. 3˝ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 17, 2018. This page has been viewed 224 times since then and 75 times this year. Last updated on November 16, 2021. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2018. 3. submitted on November 10, 2021, by Jordan Butler of Baltimore, Maryland, USA. 4, 5. submitted on July 17, 2018. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.