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Emmitsburg in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Father Dubois House

 
 
Father Dubois House Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, May 11, 2009
1. Father Dubois House Marker
Inscription.  This cross marks the site of Father Dubois house in which Mother Seton and her associates lived from Jun 21, to July 31, 1809.

"Blessed be God in His Angels and in His Saints."
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
 
Location. 39° 40.89′ N, 77° 21.345′ W. Marker is in Emmitsburg, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on Grotto Road 0.6 miles north of St. Anthony's Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is along right side of the parking lot, behind a temporary trailer. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Emmitsburg MD 21727, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The John Hughes Cabin (here, next to this marker); William Elder, Sr. (here, next to this marker); Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton (a few steps from this marker); Pangborn Memorial Campanile (within shouting distance of this marker); Cornerstone of the Old Church on the Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); National Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes
Father Dubois House Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, May 11, 2009
2. Father Dubois House Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Amleto Cardinal Cicognani (about 300 feet away); Corpus Christi Chapel (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emmitsburg.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 16, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 793 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 16, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
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