Cecil Calvert, The Colony Of Maryland

The Colony Of Maryland

The Colony of Maryland was founded by Cecil Calvert, 25 years after the Colony of Virginia was founded. Maryland was the first provisional colony set in North America by the British Empire.

Saint Mary’s City was the first colonial capital city of Maryland establishes by the British Empire.

More information on Saint Mary’s City may he found at Magruder’s Landing.

Video on the founding of the Maryland Colony.