April 28, 1788.
The recorded history of Maryland dates back to when Europeans began
exploring the area, starting with John Cabot in 1498. The first European
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The following important events in the history of Maryland affected political
jurisdictions, record keeping, and family movements. 1632 The King of England ...
1608 - Captain John Smith explores the Chesapeake Bay. 1631 - English trading
post established on Kent Island. 1632 - Maryland Charter granted to Cecilius ...
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"Maryland was so called in honor of Henrietta Maria, Queen of Charles I, in his
patent to Lord Baltimore, on June 30, 1632. Sir George Calvert, whose title was ...
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Maryland ... The English first settled the colony of Maryland in 1634. King Charles