William Elder, Sr.

William Elder, Sr. (HMBDB)

Location: Emmitsburg, MD 21727 Frederick County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 40.891', W 77° 21.345'

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William Elder, Sr., named this land Mount Saint Mary's & established (ca. 1743) his home "Pleasant Level" and the Elder Cemetery on the plain below. His family deeded (October 24, 1793) this mountain land for a church. In respect for the living God & in honor of our Elder forbears. this plaque is dedicated, June 18, 1989.

Old William, your children have come home.
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HM NumberHMBDB
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Year Placed1989
Placed ByHis descendants
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Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 8:19pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 297972 N 4395062
Decimal Degrees39.68151667, -77.35575000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 40.891', W 77° 21.345'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 40' 53.46" N, 77° 21' 20.70" W
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Area Code(s)301, 240
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 16124 Grotto Rd, Emmitsburg MD 21727, US
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