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Mulberry Grove - Birthplace of John Hanson

 
 
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By Richard White, February 3, 2007
1. Mulberry Grove - Birthplace of John Hanson
Inscription. President of the United States in Congress Assembled 1781–1782. Died, Oxon Hill, Maryland, November 22, 1783.
 
Erected 1953 by Maryland State Highway Administration.
 
Location. 38° 29.735′ N, 77° 0.981′ W. Marker is in Port Tobacco, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is on Chapel Point Road. Touch for map. 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 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mulberry Grove (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Columba Masonic Lodge (approx. 1.1 miles away); John Wilkes Booth (approx. 1.1 miles away); Port Tobacco (approx. 1.1 miles away); On to Yorktown (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Port Tobacco (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Retreat (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Tobacco.
 
Regarding Mulberry Grove - Birthplace of John Hanson. John Hanson was one of the Presidents of the Congress which governed the United States after the conclusion of the Revolutionary War until the Constitution was adopted. He was born in 1715.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  John Hanson, American Patriot and First President of the United States. (Submitted on April 8, 2007.)
 
Categories. Notable PersonsPatriots & Patriotism
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2007, by Richard White of La Plata, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,939 times since then and 66 times this year. Last updated on December 9, 2007, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photo   1. submitted on April 8, 2007, by Richard White of La Plata, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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