Middle Plantation
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Navy72
N 38° 57.889 W 076° 39.684
18S E 356060 N 4314184
Quick Description: Middle Plantation was patented in 1664 to Mareen Duvall, Esq. The area near this marker remains rural to this day with new housing development beginning to encroach on the site.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 1/24/2007 7:43:02 PM
Waymark Code: WM15RN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member trainbug
Views: 91

Long Description:
Middle Plantation

600 Acres Patented in 1664 to

Mareen Duvall, ESQ, great Huguenot and native of France. Appointed Commissioner for Advancement of trade 1683. He died here 1694. The plantation remained the ascestral seat of a junior brance of the Duvall family for many years.

Erected 1959 by Society of Mareen Duvall Descendents
Marker Type (optional): ----

County (required): Anne Arundel County

Location (required): Located on MD 424, Davidsonville Road just north of the Davidsonville Road exit on US Rt 50.

More info about the site/marker (optional):
The area in the vicinity of Middle Plantation remains rural. It is of great interest to bicyclists that regularly ride the rural roads in the area.

Website for more info (optional): Not listed

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