East New Market in Dorchester County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by East New Market Heritage Foundation, Maryland Historical Society.
Location. 38° 35.918′ N, 75° 55.453′ W. Marker is in East New Market, Maryland, in Dorchester County. Marker is on Railroad Avenue (Maryland Route 14) 0.1 miles east of Main Street (Maryland Route 16), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: East New Market MD 21631, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. East New Market (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Faith Community UMC Church-Living a Double Life (approx. half a mile away); My Lady Sewall’s Manor Choptank Landing-Escape from Poplar Neck (approx. 5.9 miles away); Escape from Poplar Neck (approx. 5.9 miles away); The Maryland Lot (approx. 5.9 miles away); Choptank (approx. 6 miles away); Freedom (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East New Market.
Also see . . . Maryland Historical Trust webpage on Friendship Hall. (Submitted on December 4, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.)
1. One correction to marker
The marker is mostly accurate with one correction. The Sulivane family did not settle here in the 17th century. Daniel Sulivane settled here between 1731 to 1737.
— Submitted December 6, 2007, by Frank Collins of East New Market, Maryland.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,271 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 4, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.