Posted by: deano1943
N 39° 28.312 W 076° 13.984
18S E 393937 N 4369867
Quick Description: The Sophia's Dairy Historical Marker is located along U.S. 40, in Harford County, Maryland.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 9/17/2009 4:28:33 PM
Waymark Code: WM787X
Sophia's Dairy Historical Marker is located near the small community of Belcamp, along U.S. 40 near MD 543 in Harford County, Maryland.
Historical Marker reads as follows:
(PROBABLY SOPHIA'S DOWRY)
LEFT BY CAPT. HALL OF CRANBERRY IN 1737 TO HIS DAUGHTER SOPHIA, WHO MARRIED COL. THOMAS WHITE, FATHER OF BISHOP WM. WHITE OF PHILADELPHIA, MRS ROBERT MORRIS AND SOPHIA, WHO MARRIED AQUILLA HALL. HE BUILT THIS HOUSE IN 1768, ONE OF THE FINEST COLONIAL BUILDINGS IN HARFORD COUNTY.
County (required): Harford County
Location (required): Along U. S. 40 near MD 543
More info about the site/marker (optional):
Marker placed by the Maryland Historical Society and Maryland State Highway Administration.
Marker Type (optional): Not listed
Website for more info (optional): Not listed
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