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Beyond the Sunset Research Guide

Lady Ann Arundell Calvert, Baroness Baltimore

  • Born sometime during 1615-1616, died in 1649
  • Married Cecilius Calvert, second Lord Baltimore, at the age of 13
  • Three of her nine children lived to adulthood
  • "A most beautiful and accomplished woman"


Anne Arundel Hall

  • Academic building
  • Anthropology, museum studies, international languages and cultures
  • Houses the Center for the Study of Democracy
  • Meets LEED-certified environmental standards


Other Namesakes

  • Anne Arundel County named in 1650 to honor Ann Arundell after her death in 1649
  • Annapolis - originally named "Ann Arundell's Towne" before becoming Annapolis
  • USS Anne Arundel (AP-76) - US navy transport ship that served from 1940 to 1970

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