History & Culture
The story of Thomas Stone National Historic Site is not just the story of one of Maryland's signers of the Declaration of Independence. The telling of this story incorporates an almost two thousand year history.
From Native Americans, to European colonization, to the struggles of the enslaved African-Americans, the story of Thomas Stone National Historic Site is not just one story, but many stories, told by the participants themselves.
Did You Know?
Thomas Stone's brothers John Hoskins Stone and Michael Jenifer Stone both fought in the Revolutionary War. Both brothers survived the war. John Hoskins Stone later became governor of Maryland; Michael Jenifer Stone served as a United States Congressman.