Cecil County, MD

Cecil County, Maryland, 1857
CECIL COUNTY, situated at the northeast corner of Maryland, with Susquehanna river and Chesapeake bay on the west and southwest. Area, 264 square miles. Face of the country generally level; soil varied, with much good land along the streams. Seat of justice, Elkton. Pop. in 1820, 16,048; in 1830, 15,492; in 1840, 17,232; in 1850, 18,939. (Fanning's, 1853)

Record Data

Place Unit Type
  County
Containing Unit

Note Cards

Events

People

Birthplace of
 

Bryan, Richard Hughlett

Dickinson College Alumnus - No photograph currently available
Full name
  Richard Hughlett Bryan

Davis, David

David Davis, detail
Full name
  David Davis

Dunmore, Moses

African American Soldier - No photograph currently available
Full name
  Moses Dunmore

Mackall, William Whann

William Whann Mackall, detail
Full name
  William Whann Mackall

Magraw, Samuel Martin

Dickinson College Alumnus - No photograph currently available
Full name
  Samuel Martin Magraw

McCauley, James Andrew

James Andrew McCauley, detail
Full name
  James Andrew McCauley

Reynolds, John C.

Dickinson College Alumnus - No photograph currently available
Full name
  John C. Reynolds
1860 residence of
 

Creswell, John Andrew Jackson

John Andrew Jackson Creswell, circa 1863, detail
Full name
  John Andrew Jackson Creswell
Burial place of
 

Wilmer, Edwin

Dickinson College Alumnus - No photograph currently available
Full name
  Edwin Wilmer

Places

Contained places
 
Name Type
Elkton, MD County
North East, MD City or Town
Port Deposit, MD City or Town