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Province of Maryland


The Province of Maryland was an English and later British colony in North America that existed from 1632 until 1776, when it joined the other twelve of the ...

Maryland Colony *** - Colonial America


Check out this site for facts about the Maryland Colony. Fact File of the Government, History, Geography and Religion of the Maryland Colony. Fast facts about ...

The settlement of Maryland - Mar 25, 1634 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, The settlement of Maryland on Mar 25, 1634. ... The first colonists to Maryland arrive at St. Clement's Island on Maryland's western shore ...

13 Colonies – Maryland Colony for Kids « - Mr. Nussbaum


Maryland Colony Reading Comprehension Online – This is an online reading comprehension exercise with ten questions. Students get immediate feedback.

The 13 American Colonies: Maryland - Social Studies for Kids


The 13 Colonies of America. Maryland. Founded: 1633 by Lord Baltimore and others, at Baltimore. Major Industry: Manufacturing (shipbuilding, iron works), ...

Maryland — The Catholic Experiment [ushistory.org]


Unlike the religious experiments to the North, economic opportunity was the draw for many Maryland colonists. Consequently, most immigrants did not cross the ...

The Colonies | Maryland - Small Planet Communications, Inc.


George Calvert and his sons, Cecilius (Cecil) and Leonard, decided to establish the colony of Maryland in the New World as a haven for Catholic refugees.

Maryland Colony History and Timeline - American History - About.com


Feb 26, 2016 ... Learn more about the Maryland colony which was founded in 1634 by Lord Baltimore as a haven for Roman Catholics escaping anti-Catholic ...

Interesting Facts - Colonial Maryland


An interesting fact about Maryland is that one time tobbaco was considered our currency or ... What do you is the most interesting fact about Maryland Colony?

MD History Q&A | Maryland Historical Society


When was the Maryland colony founded and by whom? The English first settled the colony of Maryland in 1634. King Charles I granted the land south of the 40<sup>th</sup>  ...

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Maryland Colony Facts - Soft Schools


The Maryland Colony was one of America's first original 13 colonies. The 13 original colonies were divided into three regions which included the New England ...

A Brief History of the Colony of Maryland, 1634-1691


"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 ...

Colonial Maryland - History of the USA


The founding of Maryland marks the beginning of a new plan in colony building in North America. The tentative experiments of Gilbert and Raleigh had for their ...