Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Naval War of 1812 in Annapolis
—Don't Give Up the Ship —
Edward Lloyd IV and his wife Elizabeth Tayloe Lloyd had six daughters and one son. Their youngest daughter, Mary Tayloe Lloyd, married the young lawyer Francis Scott Key here in her parents' home in 1802.
Mary's brother Edward Lloyd V was Maryland's governor from 1809 to 1811 and a United States Senator from 1819 to 1826.
Erected by United States Naval Academy. (Marker Number 6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 38° 58.862′ N, 76° 29.32′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is at the intersection of Maryland Avenue and King George Street, on the left when traveling east on Maryland Avenue Touch for map. Marker is to the right of the front gate of Chase-Lloyd House across the street from Hammond-Harwood House. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22 Maryland Avenue, Annapolis MD 21401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hammond-Harwood House · 1774 (a few steps from this marker); History of Our Maryland Flag (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Peggy Stewart House (about 500 feet away); For Civilization Liberty Country (about 500 feet away); St. John's College (about 500 feet away); Liberty Tree (about 600 feet away); This is an example of "Ogham" writing. (about 600 feet away); Dedicated to you, a free citizen in a free land (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. The Naval War of 1812 in Annapolis Walking Tour.
Also see . . .
1. Chase-Lloyd House. 22 Maryland Avenue Annapolis, Maryland Inventory of Historic Properties, AA-628 (Submitted on February 23, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
2. Signers of the Declaration of Independence - National Park Service. (Submitted on February 24, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Man-Made Features • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 23, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 514 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 23, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.