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

Saint Ignatius’ Church

Saint Thomas’ Manor

 
 
Saint Ignatius' Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 25, 2011
1. Saint Ignatius' Church Marker
Inscription. The Manor Land was acquired in 1649, under Lord Baltimore's "Conditions of Plantation." The Chapel was built probably in 1662, the manor house in 1741. Bishop Carroll laid the cornerstone of the present church in 1798. Here occurred in 1805 the viva voce restoration of the Jesuit order in the United States.

Erected 1949 by Alcala Caravan No. 16 Order of Alhambra.
 
Erected 1949 by The Order of Alhambra.
 
Location. 38° 27.939′ N, 77° 1.441′ W. Marker is in Port Tobacco Village, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is on Chapel Point Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is near the Cemetery at St. Ignatius Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8955 Chapel Point Rd Port Tobacco Village, MD 206, Port Tobacco MD 20677, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Ignatius Catholic Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Thomas Manor (within shouting distance of this marker); Chapel Point Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mulberry Grove (approx. 1.9 miles away); John Hanson
Saint Thomas's Manor image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 25, 2011
2. Saint Thomas's Manor
St. Thomas Manor, 8855 Chapel Point Road.
(approx. 1.9 miles away); Pine Thicket (approx. 2.1 miles away); John Wilkes Booth and David Herold (approx. 2.1 miles away); Mulberry Grove - Birthplace of John Hanson (approx. 2.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
Map image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 25, 2011
3. Map
This marker may be No. 8 on this map.
Jesuits Who Labored in the Maryland Mission image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 25, 2011
4. Jesuits Who Labored in the Maryland Mission
From 'Rev. Andrew White 1634-1645, Died 1657' to 'Rev. John Steffens 1733-1738 Died 1747'.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 17, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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