A Moderate Revolutionary

Prior to the Revolutionary War, Thomas Stone led a very comfortable life as a planter and lawyer. After realizing war with Great Britain was inevitable, he risked everything he held dear-- life, fortune, and sacred honor-- to safeguard American rights. To that end, Thomas Stone became one of 56 men to sign one of the most important documents in World History; the Declaration of Independence.

Side view of the mansion house

A distance view of the house

The unique architectural features of the house show up prominently in this scene.

Another historic structure on the property

19th century stables

The stables are one of the oldest structures on the property

Some of the 19th century buildings on the property

Tobacco Barn and Corn Crib

The tobacco barn and corn crib were used by the Stone family until the 20th century

Final resting place of the Stone family for over 100 years

Stone Family Cemetery

Thomas, his wife Margaret, and other Stone family members are interred in this small cemetery

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Mailing Address:

6655 Rose Hill Road
Port Tobacco, MD 20677

Phone:

(301) 392-1776 x302

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