Matthew Tilghman

Matthew Tilghman (HM1HU)

Location: Claiborne, MD 21624 Talbot County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 50.397', W 76° 16.545'

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Here lived the planter and patriot called "Father of the Revolution in Maryland"Speaker, Maryland Assembly, 1773-1774, President, Maryland Conventions and Chairman of Council of Safety, 1774-1776. Having headed each Maryland Delegation to Continental Congress, 1774-1776, he returned to Annapolis to preside over State Convention that wrote Maryland's First Constitution.
HM NumberHM1HU
Placed BySt. Michaels Bicentenial Commission and Maryland Historical Society
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Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:50am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 389280 N 4299789
Decimal Degrees38.83995000, -76.27575000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 50.397', W 76° 16.545'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 50' 23.82" N, 76° 16' 32.70" W
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Area Code(s)410
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10516 Rich Neck Rd, Claiborne MD 21624, US
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