East New Market

Notable People and Families

Notable People and Families

East New Market has been the home to many notable people and families over the past 230 years.  Families and people who established themselves or had an important presence in the area in the 1700s and 1800s are featured below.

* = planned
^ = in progressDr. Anthony L. Manning
   = complete

Richard Adams Family ^

John Anderton Family*

Mary Bramble Family*

The Choptank Indians

Silas Collins Family*

Charles and Joseph Daffin

John Dean Family*

Henry and John Dickenson

Peter Dodson Family

William V.M. Edmondson Family^
Diary, ENM Sketch, & correspondence

Mary Louisa Ennalls Family*

Major S. Fletcher Family*

Governor William Grason
briefly lived in the Edmondson House

Samuel Green

Thomas Henry, Nathan Collins, & Mary Ellen Collins, his wife
From "The Underground Railroad" by William Still

Governor Thomas Holliday Hicks
Civil War Governor of Maryland

Henry W. Hicks Family*

John Hillis, John Pinket, and Ansal Cannon
From "The Underground Railroad" by William Still

Henry Hooper Family*

Dr. Henry W. Houston Family

Hubbard Family*

Charles Hughes Family

Charles F. Hurley Sr.

Elbridge S. Johnson Family^*

Dr. George P. Jones

John B. Leckie Family*

Charles & Stephen Lecompte Family*

Major Anthony Manning Family
Bibles, Wills, Poetry, Correspondence & other documents

Major Thomas John Marshall Family

Cyrus Mitchell

Francis A. Newton

Henry Nicols Family

Rix Family*

Saxton Family

Sherman Family
Waterloo, Sherman's Wharf, Sherman's Institute

Standley Family

Stevens Family

Major Daniel Sulivane Family
Friendship Hall, creators of New Market

Taylor Family

Robert Traverse
First Postmaster

Henry Trippe

Waggaman Family
Portrait & Presidential Connection

Thomas Webster Family

Willis Family

Willoughby Family

Ambrose A. Wilson
One time owner of Rose Hill

Sarah Young Family