St. Mary’s City in St. Mary's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Mathias de Sousa
Erected 1987 by the St. Mary’s County 350th Celebration Committee at St. Mary’s City, Maryland.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Maryland, Saint Mary's City marker series.
Location. 38° 11.133′ N, 76° 26.065′ W. Marker is in St. Mary’s City, Maryland, in St. Mary's County. Marker can be reached from the intersection Touch for map. It is near Farthing’s Ordinary on Aldermanbury Street, facing the street and river. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Marys City MD 20686, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In 1648 Margaret Brent Asks for “Vote...And Voyce” (a few steps from this marker); Upon This Shore (within shouting distance of this marker); The Arrival of Governor Copley (within shouting distance of this marker); Discovering Layers of the Past (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Governing (about 500 feet away); Sharing Land and Legacy (about 600 feet away); Thomas Allen Senior (about 600 feet away); The St. Mary’s Chapel (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Mary’s City.
More about this marker. Marker is on the grounds Historic St. Mary’s City Museum of History and Archeology. The admission fee must be paid to reach this marker.
Also see . . .
1. De Sousa, Matthias (b. early 17th century, d. mid-17th century). (Submitted on April 14, 2007.)
2. Mathias de Sousa. (Submitted on April 14, 2007.)
Categories. • African Americans • Colonial Era • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 14, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 8,350 times since then and 110 times this year. Last updated on February 22, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 14, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.