Port Tobacco in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1743 - 1787
Member of Congress
Placed by the Maryland State Society
Daughters of the American Revolution
July 4, 1978
Erected 1978 by The Maryland State Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Patriots & Patriotism. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence series lists.
Location. 38° 31.806′ N, 77° 2.274′ W. Marker is in Port Tobacco, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker can be reached from Rose Hill Road. In the Graveyard at Habre de Venture National Historic Site. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Tobacco MD 20677, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welcome to Haberdeventure! (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Discover Thomas Stone National Historic Site (about 600 feet away); Discover Southern Maryland’s Amazing Stories of Exploration, Hope, and CourageWays to Explore Southern Maryland’s Scenic and Historic Routes (about 600 feet away); The Stones of Maryland (about 600 feet away); Rose Hill (approx. ¾ mile away); a different marker also named Rose Hill (approx. ¾ mile away); Port Tobacco (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Tobacco.
Also see . . .
1. Thomas Stone. Biography at the Maryland State Archives. “The Archives of Maryland will show the offices of trust he held.” — Thomas Stone's epitaph. (Submitted on August 21, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
2. Thomas Stone National Historic Site, National Park Service. (Submitted on January 17, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 18, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 613 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 1, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 7. submitted on January 14, 2019, by David Lassman of Waldorf, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.