St. Joseph Catholic Churchyard Cemetery - Taneytown MD
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 39° 39.498 W 077° 10.728
18S E 313086 N 4392101
Quick Description: St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church has served the spiritual needs of Catholics in Taneytown, Maryland, and the surrounding countryside for over 200 years. The churchyard cemetery is on the grounds of the church.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 9/12/2021 10:15:15 AM
Waymark Code: WM14YHX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
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Long Description:
The inscription on the grave marker in St. Joseph Churchyard Cemetery is:

SHAUM
Mother Sarah M. Adams 1867 – 1929

From the church website

"St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church has served the spiritual needs of Catholics in Taneytown, Maryland, and the surrounding countryside for over 200 years.

The parish traces its origins to 1797, when Bishop John Carroll, the first bishop of Baltimore, appointed Father Demetrius A. Gallitzin as pastor. The present church building, which dates back to 1876, was constructed at a cost $4,965.

St. Joseph is a small but welcoming parish. There are currently about 300 active families in the parish."
Name of church or churchyard: St. Joseph's Church

Approximate Size: Large (100+)

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