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Forest Glen in Silver Spring in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Daniel Carroll of Rock Creek

July 22, 1730 - May 7, 1796

 
 
Daniel Carroll of Rock Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Patricia Lawrence, October 17, 2010
1. Daniel Carroll of Rock Creek Marker
Inscription. Near this spot was the home of Daniel Carroll, member of the Second Continental Congress and of the Federal Constitutional Convention. He was a Representative from Maryland in the first United States Congress and served as one of the three commissioners who surveyed the District of Columbia.
 
Erected 1964 by Montgomery County Historical Society and Maryland House & Garden Pilgrimage.
 
Location. 39° 0.921′ N, 77° 3.016′ W. Marker is in Forest Glen in Silver Spring, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Forest Glen Road and Rosensteel Avenue on Forest Glen Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Silver Spring MD 20910, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Monument (approx. one mile away); Woodend Manor House (was approx. 1.2 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Woodend (approx. 1.2 miles away); Clean Drinking Manor (approx. 1.3 miles away); Original Federal Boundary Stone North (approx. 1.4 miles away in District of Columbia); Silver Spring in the Civil War (was approx. 1.5 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Jubal Early’s Raid on Washington (was approx. 1.5 miles away but has been reported missing. ); The Spirit of Wheaton (approx. 1.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Daniel Carroll - A Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on October 25, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraPolitics
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 17, 2010, by Patricia Lawrence of Gaithersburg, Maryland. This page has been viewed 629 times since then and 36 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on October 17, 2010, by Patricia Lawrence of Gaithersburg, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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