Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Roger Brooke Taney
Of the United States
Secretary of the Treasury
Of the United States
Citizen of Frederick
And lawyer practicing
Frederick County Court
Born in Calvert County
March 17, 1777
Died in Washington, D.C.
October 12, 1864
Buried in St. John's Catholic
Cemetery, Frederick, MD.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 39° 24.952′ N, 77° 24.747′ W. Marker was in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker was on North Court Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. In front of the Frederick City Hall. Marker was in this post office area: Frederick MD 21701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. The Dred Scott Decision (was a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing. ); City Hall (a few steps from this marker); Thomas Johnson (was a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing. ); No to the Stamp! (a few steps from this marker); The Ross Home Unanimous Resolution (within shouting distance of this marker); “South Magnetic” (within shouting distance of this marker); Frederick’s Poet Lawyer (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia Entry for Chief Justice Roger Taney. (Submitted on October 7, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Taney statue is moved from outside Frederick City Hall. The bust of former U.S. Chief Justice Taney will be relocated to Mount Olivet Cemetery in Frederick (Maryland). (Submitted on May 31, 2017.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,528 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on August 6, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 7, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 26, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 7. submitted on May 28, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 8. submitted on May 31, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.