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Brent, Robert b. 1764 d. September 14, 1819 First Mayor of Washington, DC. He was born at Woodstock estate, the second son of Robert Brent and Anne Carroll. He was involved in laying out Washington DC and was appointed its first mayor by President Thomas Jefferson on June 1, 1802. He was reappointed each year for ten successive terms. The last six appointments were made by President James Madison. In addition to serving as mayor, he served as a Justice of the Peace from 1801 to 1817, as judge of the orphan's court from 1806 to 1814 and...[Read More] (Bio by: DXA) Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church Cemetery, Forest Glen, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Carroll, Daniel b. July 22, 1730 d. May 7, 1796 Revolutionary War Continental Congressman, US Constitution Signer, US Congressman. Elected as a Delegate from Maryland to the Continental Congress, serving from 1781 to 1783. During his time in that seat he signed the Articles of Confederation. In 1787 he served as a delegate from Maryland to the Constitution Convention, and was a Signer of the Document. Elected to represent Maryland as an At-Large Delegate to the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1789 to 1791. He was...[Read More] (Bio by: Russ Dodge) Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church Cemetery, Forest Glen, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Carroll, Rev. John [cenotaph] b. 1735 d. 1815 1st Catholic US Bishop & Archbishop in America's Colonies. Preached at the Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Co-Cathedral, Baltimore, MD, and delivered sermons in old St. Peter's church to Protestants. He established both Catholic and non-Catholic schools,was Founder of Georgetown University, the president of the Female Humane Charity School of Baltimore, one of three trustees for St. John's College at Annapolis, head of the Library Company, the pioneer of the Maryland...[Read More] (Bio by: Mrstinylady) Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church Cemetery, Forest Glen, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA