Emmitsburg in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
Descending the mountain, she burst forth the full heart... "It is done, my Sisters, I am a Catholic, the cross of our Dearest is the desire of our soul. I will never rest until he is mine!".
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Women. A significant historical date for this entry is July 21, 1867.
Location. 39° 40.897′ N, 77° 21.342′ 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 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. William Elder, Sr. (a few steps from this marker); The John Hughes Cabin (a few steps from this marker); Site of Father Dubois House (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 (within shouting distance of this marker); Amleto Cardinal Cicognani (within shouting distance of this marker); Corpus Christi Chapel (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line). 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 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 16, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.