The Jonas Green House

The Jonas Green House (HM1FL8)

Location: Annapolis, MD 21401 Anne Arundel County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 58.598', W 76° 29.52'

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The 1718 Stoddert survey map indicates William Bladen as the first recorded owner of lot 42. Charles Carroll purchased the property in 1725 and may have been responsible for the construction of the original side hall, double parlor plan when he and several other members of the General Assembly brought Jonas Green and his wife Ann Catherine to the colony in 1738. Green was designated the printer of the province in 1740, revived the Maryland Gazette in 1745, served as postmaster, job printer, city councilman, mason and vestryman at St. Anne's Parish. Following his death in 1767, Anne Catherine continued to publish the Maryland Gazette, the first woman in the colonies to do so. The foundations of Jonas' and Anne's print shop lie buried behind the house today. The dwelling has been consistently occupied by direct descendants of Jonas Green since his wife's death in 1775.
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HM NumberHM1FL8
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Date Added Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 6:48am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 370759 N 4315242
Decimal Degrees38.97663333, -76.49200000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 58.598', W 76° 29.52'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 58' 35.88" N, 76° 29' 31.2" W
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Area Code(s)410, 301, 443, 202, 703
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 120-124 Charles St, Annapolis MD 21401, US
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