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Hillville in St. Mary's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fenwick Manor

 
 
Fenwick Manor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 11, 2015
1. Fenwick Manor Marker
Inscription. On April 24, 1651 Cuthbert Fenwick was granted absolute lordship of Fenwick Manor. Sometimes called St. Cuthbert's Manor, with all the rights and privileges of holding court baron and court leet. The manor was 2,000 acres in resurrection hundred on the south bank of the Patuxent River. It was between De La Brooke Manor (on the north) and Resurrection Manor (on the south)
 
Erected 1980 by The National Society of Descendants of Lords of the Maryland Manors and Maryland HIstorical Society.
 
Location. 38° 22.004′ N, 76° 35.391′ W. Marker is in Hillville, Maryland, in St. Mary's County. Marker is on Jones Wharf Road. Touch for map. The marker is 300 feet east of Three Notch Road (SR 235). Marker is in this post office area: Hollywood MD 20636, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Hits Home (approx. 2.7 miles away); Sotterley's Remaining Slave Cabin (approx. 2.7 miles away); Tobacco's Impact (approx. 2.8 miles away); Port of Entry (approx. 2.9 miles away); Rosedale (approx. 3.7 miles away); A Place in Chesapeake History
Fenwick Manor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 11, 2015
2. Fenwick Manor Marker
(approx. 4.7 miles away); June 1814 — War Visits the Patuxent (approx. 4.7 miles away); Idyllic Retreat — Beach House on the Point (approx. 4.7 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 199 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 1, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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