Lutheran Cemetery

Lutheran Cemetery (HM4IH)

Location: Sharpsburg, MD 21782 Washington County
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N 39° 27.547', W 77° 44.707'

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In March of 1768, Colonel Joseph Chapline executed a deed to the Mount Cavalry Lutheran Church Vestrymen for a church and burial ground at this site. The cost was to be one peppercorn yearly. This graveyard is the oldest in the town of Sharpsburg. Some headstones date to 1774.
HM NumberHM4IH
Series This marker is part of the Maryland: Washington County Historical Advisory Committee series
Placed ByWashington County Historical Advisory Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 1:53pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 263821 N 4371324
Decimal Degrees39.45911667, -77.74511667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 27.547', W 77° 44.707'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 27' 32.82" N, 77° 44' 42.42" W
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Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 204 E Main St, Sharpsburg MD 21782, US
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