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Ellicott City in Howard County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Andrew Ellicott

 
 
Andrew Ellicott Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, January 3, 2018
1. Andrew Ellicott Marker
Inscription.
Andrew Ellicott
was born in Bucks Co., Pennsylvania, 1st month, 22nd, 1733;
to which place his grandfather emigrated
from near Falmouth, England about the year 1700.
Soon after his marrying to
Mary Fox›,
Andrew moved from his mills in Bucks County 5th month, 16th, 1771
and became interested with his brother John in the
settlement and improvement of this place, and in Baltimore.
•He died 6th month, 20th, 1809, aged 76 years•

 
Location. 39° 15.943′ N, 76° 47.938′ W. Marker is in Ellicott City, Maryland, in Howard County. Marker can be reached from Old Columbia Pike. Touch for map. In the Ellicott Graveyard on Old Columbia Pike. Marker is in this post office area: Ellicott City MD 21043, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Ellicott (here, next to this marker); Friends Meeting House and Graveyard (within shouting distance of this marker); Taylor's Row (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Day-French-Puhl House (about 500 feet away); Yates Market & Hardware (about 700 feet away); Baltimore Regional Trail
Andrew Ellicott Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, January 3, 2018
2. Andrew Ellicott Marker
The lettering on Andrew Ellicott's headstone is illegible.
(about 700 feet away); Taylor’s (about 700 feet away); The Firehouse Museum (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ellicott City.
 
Regarding Andrew Ellicott. This marker refers to Andrew Ellicott the miller and one of the founding brothers of the Ellicott City, not Andrew Ellicott the surveyer (January 24, 1754 – August 28, 1820) his nephew.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 9, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 9, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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