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Place Name County State Country Place Type
Magill's (McGill's) tavern (Frederick County, Va.) Frederick County (Va.) Virginia United States Tavern/Ordinary

James Magill’s (McGill’s) tavern was on the road to Fort Cumberland from Winchester in Frederick County, Virginia.

Malta Malta Country

The Marquis de la Fayette sent GW a jackass and two jennys from Malta, including the Knight of Malta.

Mann's tavern (Annapolis, Md.) Anne Arundel County (Md.) Maryland United States Tavern/Ordinary

George Mann (1753–1795) operated Mann’s tavern in Annapolis, Maryland. It was also referred to as City Hotel.

Marlborough (estate; Stafford County, Va.) Stafford County (Va.) Virginia United States Estate/Farm/Plantation/Residence

Marlborough, located on the Potomac River in Stafford County, Va., was the Mercer family estate.

McChesneytown-Loyalhanna, Pennsylvania Westmoreland County (Pa.) Pennsylvania United States City/Town
Mohawk River (N.Y.) New York United States River/Creek/Stream
Monocacy River (Md.) Frederick County (Md.) Maryland United States River/Creek/Stream

On 5 Aug. 1785, GW spent 6 shillings at a "Tavern at Monocasy" (Ledger B, 204). "Monocasy" likely refers to the Monocacy River, since GW's diary for 5 Aug. 1785 indicates that he "Dined at a Dutch ... Read More

Monongahela River (Pa./W.Va.) Pennsylvania, West Virginia United States River/Creek/Stream

The 130 mile Monongahela River flows generally north in Pennsylvania and joins the Allegheny at Pittsburgh to form the Ohio. The Cheat River enters the Monongahela from the right, or east, near ... Read More

Montgomery County tract (Md.) Maryland United States Tract

Washington took possession of the 519–acre tract in Montgomery County, Md. in April 1793. The land was one half of Woodstock Manor which John Mercer’s wife, Sophia Sprigg Mercer, had inherited ... Read More

Mount Vernon (estate; Fairfax County, Va.) Fairfax County (Va.) Virginia United States Estate/Farm/Plantation/Residence

The Mount Vernon estate, located on the banks of the Potomac River in Fairfax County, Virginia, was the home of George and Martha Washington.

See also: "Growth of Mount Vernon." The ... Read More