Divided LoyaltiesQueenstown, like most of the Eastern Shore in 1861, was a slaveholding community, and the impending conflict was regarded with concern and fear. When war erupted, families were torn apart because of their conflicting loyalities. It was not uncommon for some family members to be in the Confederate army and others in the Union.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Maryland Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Maryland Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 8:09am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 399733 N 4316356|
|Decimal Degrees||38.99046667, -76.15775000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 59.428', W 76° 9.465'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 59' 25.68" N, 76° 9' 27.90" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||410, 443|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 7109-7201 MD-18, Queenstown MD 21658, US|
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