Circa 1740October 16, 1739, Jonathan Hager took up "Hager's Fancy" 200 acres in the valley of Antietam Creek. A year later he married Elizabeth Kershner for whom Elizabeth-Town (Hagerstown) was named and established his home here. In 1944 it was aquired by the Washington County Historical Society.
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|Placed By||State Roads Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 4:13am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 265851 N 4391338|
|Decimal Degrees||39.63980000, -77.72860000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 38.388', W 77° 43.716'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 38' 23.28" N, 77° 43' 42.96" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||240, 301|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 201-287 S Walnut St, Hagerstown MD 21740, US|
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