Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1678/00/00 Benjamin Chew (1671-1700) Home Maidstone is built between 1683 and 1699 for Benjamin chew in what was then Anne Arundel County in the Province of Maryland. A brick in one of the chimneys is dated 1678.
1693/10/30 Samuel Chew of Maidstone Home Born in 1693, Samuel Chew grew up at Maidstone.
1722/11/19 Judge Benjamin Chew Born One of nine children of Samuel Chew, Benjamin Chew is born to Mary Galloway Chew at Maidstone plantation.
1743/07/00 Judge Benjamin Chew Owner Upon his father's death, Benjamin Chew inherits Maidstone. He will sell the plantation to farmer Lewis Lewin in 1745.

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Particulars for Maidstone Plantation:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Sight Category Building
Other Description Maryland Colonial
Level of Significance National
Owner Private
Historic Use Single dwelling

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 71000370
Resource Type:
Owner: Private
Architect: unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Attribute: Maryland Colonial
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Architecture-Engineering
Period of Significance: 1650-1699
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-Function: Single dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-Function: Single dwelling

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