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Port Tobacco in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mulberry Grove

 
 
Mulberry Grove Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roger Dean Meyer, April 28, 2007
1. Mulberry Grove Marker
Inscription. Birthplace of John Hanson April 14, 1715 President of the United States in Congress Assembled 1781-1782 Died Oxon Hill, Maryland November 22, 1783.
 
Erected 1963 by Maryland Society – Sons of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 38° 29.48′ N, 77° 0.833′ W. Marker is in Port Tobacco, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is on Mulberry Grove Place. Touch for map. (Some maps incorrectly show Mulberry Grove Place as Avonela Lane.) The marker is located in a small circle about one-half mile up Mulberry Grove Place from its intersection with Chapel Point Road. Marker is in this post office area: Port Tobacco MD 20677, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Hanson (within shouting distance of this marker); Mulberry Grove - Birthplace of John Hanson (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Columba Masonic Lodge (approx. 1.4 miles away); John Wilkes Booth (approx. 1.4 miles away); Port Tobacco (approx. 1.4 miles away); On to Yorktown
Is this the birthplace of John Hanson? image. Click for full size.
By Roger Dean Meyer, April 28, 2007
2. Is this the birthplace of John Hanson?
This house is near the marker, but not identified.
(approx. 1.4 miles away); a different marker also named Port Tobacco (approx. 1.7 miles away); Courthouse at Moore's Lodge (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Tobacco.
 
Regarding Mulberry Grove. There is a house nearby which could be the home described in the marker, but it is not identified.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Virtual War Musuem--John Hanson. (Submitted on June 17, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 17, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 2,707 times since then and 40 times this year. Last updated on December 9, 2007, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 17, 2007, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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