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  Charles County, Maryland
Charles County is a county in the east central portion of the U.S. State of Maryland.
Charles County is still governed by county commissioners, the traditional form of county government in Maryland.
In the county the population is spread out with 28.70% under the age of 18, 7.60% from 18 to 24, 33.20% from 25 to 44, 22.70% from 45 to 64, and 7.80% who are 65 years of age or older.
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  Charles County, Maryland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Charles County is a county in the south central portion of the U.S. state of Maryland.
Charles County is governed by county commissioners, the traditional form of county government in Maryland.
In the county the population was spread out with 28.70% under the age of 18, 7.60% from 18 to 24, 33.20% from 25 to 44, 22.70% from 45 to 64, and 7.80% who were 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Charles_County,_Maryland   (720 words)

  
 Charles County Government - La Plata, Maryland
We are pleased to welcome you to Charles County, a community on the grow.
Charles County is a community that respects heritage while welcoming and celebrating the diversity of new residents.
Charles County is a place where all people thrive and businesses grow and prosper; where the preservation of our heritage and environment is paramount; where government services to its citizens are provided at the highest level of excellence; and where the quality of life is the best in the nation.
www.charlescounty.org   (556 words)

  
 iAnywhere.com - Success Story - Charles County Sheriff
The office of the Sheriff for Charles County, Maryland is a law enforcement agency serving approximately 130,000 citizens.
The Office of the Sheriff for Charles County, Maryland is located approximately 25 miles southeast of Washington, DC.
With the terrorist attacks on the United States in 2001 and their county's proximity to the nation's capital, the police officers of Charles County, Maryland have been extra alert to issues of homeland security.
www.ianywhere.com /success_stories/charles_county.html   (1501 words)

  
 Charles County, Maryland (U.S.)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Charles County is one of the three counties that constitute southern Maryland (the others being Calvert and St. Mary's Counties).
The northern end of the county is mostly a bedroom community for commuters in the metropolitan area, the central and southern portions are generally rural.
Bryantown in Charles County was the home of Dr. Samuel Mudd, who was convicted as a co-conspirator in the assassination of President Lincoln after having set the broken ankle of John Wilkes Booth.
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 ArcNews Spring 2004 Issue -- Charles County, Maryland, Uses GIS for Pavement Management Inventory
Charles County, Maryland, is located less than an hour southeast of Washington, D.C., along the western banks of the Potomac River.
A purpose of this project was to properly segment the county's road network (as defined by the county, a segment is any change in road over one mile in length) to support the data model required by the County Roads Division's PavementView Plus software from ESRI Business Partner Cart├ęGraph Systems, Inc. (Dubuque, Iowa).
This allowed the county to verify all the data that the team provided as well as use the images for any other purposes the county might have.
www.esri.com /news/arcnews/spring04articles/charles-county.html   (1006 words)

  
 Charles County, Maryland - Our Community, Personal Injury Attorneys, La Plata, Nanjemoy, Benedict
The Charles County Public school system is made up of 32 schools and centers covering pre-kindergarten through grade 12.
Charles County, MD, with its rich mix of nature and history, ethnic diversity and blend of urban and rural living, is a true gem of a place to live, work, or simply visit.
Charles County is indeed the 'wild side of the Potomac.' A place where eagles, along with human spirits, can truly still soar.
www.thomasvmikemillerjrpa.com /charles.html   (1047 words)

  
 Real Estate in Charles County, Maryland
Charles County homes are also located in communities that offer convenience of close-by shopping, popular public schools and easy routes to employment centers.
Charles County homes are also a choice for many families employed or stationed at the Pentagon in Northern Virginia.
Charles County homes are also popular for communing to Washington, D.C., Navy Yard, Bolling AFB and other areas in Maryland and Northern Virginia.
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 Charles County | Maryland Information
Charles County lies across the Pocomac River from Fairfax and Prince William Counties in Virginia, its colonial population totaled 20,193 in 1790.
County recreation programs utilize school buildings and grounds for year- round after-school and summer activities; supervise and coordinate playgrounds, camps, classes, lessons, trips and spe- cial events for all ages.
County health department programs indude public health nursing with home visiting, clinical services (invoking diseases, physical, occupational, and speech therapy for children 3 and under, family planning, prenatal, child health pro- gram).
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 The Town Of Indian Head, Maryland - Our Community - Charles County
It is bordered by Prince George's County on the north, Calvert County on the east, St. Mary's County on the south, and the Potomac River on the west.
Charles was one of Maryland's least known counties until 1940, when the Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge was opened, making North-South traffic possible over U.S. Route 301.
Charles County's Amish community is well-known for its beautifully made furniture that echoes a bygone era.
www.townofindianheadmd.org /community-charlescounty.htm   (809 words)

  
 Charles County, Maryland Websites of Interest
It is not to be confused with an earlier Charles County (1650-1653) known as Old Charles County.
He was Proprietor of the Maryland colony from 1675 to 1689, when he lost his right to govern.
From 1692 until Calvert's death in 1715, Maryland was governed as a royal colony.
www.daveandlisa.com /real-estate-information/linthicum-annapolis-maryland-charles.htm   (139 words)

  
 Maps and Facts About Real Estate in Charles County, Maryland
Charles County also is home to many families who have lived and worked in the area for generations of Charles County home owners.
Charles County real estate, for the same home, would be priced approximately 6% lower than homes in Prince George's County; 11% lower than homes in Calvert County and 22% lower than homes in Anne Arundel County.
Commuting from homes in Charles County to Washington, D.C. or Northern Virginia was greatly improved by the improvement of Route 228 which goes through Waldorf directly to Route 210 and on to the Beltway or Washington, D.C. Residential Charles County real estate development iscentered in and around Waldorf.
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 Combs &c. Families of Charles County, Maryland
New Charles Co encompassed none of the territory of Old Charles Co, but new St. Mary's was actually a renaming of Potomac, and she regained all of her old territory except that part which became New Charles Co. In 1696, Prince George's was created from Charles and Calvert.
The earliest Combs of record in Charles County is Phillip COMBES, who witnessed a deed in 1656 when Charles was still "West St. Marie's" (western St. Mary's County), and who is also found in St. Mary's and Calvert Counties.
See also Earliest Combs to Maryland and the Maryland Publick Levy Act of 1678 (from which Abraham, Phillip and Richard are all missing, of course).
www.combs-families.org /combs/records/md/charles   (635 words)

  
 Circuit Court for Charles County - Marriage License Information
Maryland requires that a marriage license be obtained from the Circuit Court Clerk's Office in the county where the marriage is to take place.
It is recommended that you contact the Circuit Court Clerk's Office in the county where you plan to marry as each county has different fees.
In Charles County, the Clerk of the Court and his designated deputies perform civil ceremonies at the Courthouse between the hours of 9:00 a.m.
www.courts.state.md.us /clerks/charles/marriage.html   (422 words)

  
 Josiah Henson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Henson rose in his owners' esteem, and was eventually entrusted as the supervisor of his master's farm, located in Montgomery County, Maryland (in what is now North Bethesda).
The state of Maryland named an undeveloped state park site in Montgomery County after Henson in 1991.
The cabin in which Josiah Henson and other slaves were housed remains standing and is currently nestled amidst a residential development in Montgomery County, Maryland.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Josiah_Henson   (416 words)

  
 Charles Maryland Real Estate, Realtor and MD Homes for Sale
Charles County’s Benedict was a pivotal city in the war of 1812 when British troops invaded.
Charles County was also home to Dr. Samuel A. Mudd, the unwitting accomplice in John Wilkes Booth’s run from the law when the physician set the assassin’s leg that he broke while leaping around Ford’s Theater after putting a bullet in Abraham Lincoln’s head.
Mudd’s house is a popular tourist attraction in Charles County, along with the multitude of outdoor activities such as canoeing, kayaking, biking, fishing, boating, and bird-watching.
www.yaerd.org /charles-maryland-real-estate.html   (773 words)

  
 Richard Von Schlichten - Charles County Maryland Real Estate Property, Southern Maryland Homes
While Waldorf, Maryland real estate is a favorite location for the commuting community, the rest of Charles County, Maryland real estate is also a good location for those who commute into and out of the Washington DC metro area.
These are located in the Charles county communities of Marshall Hall, Indian Head and Bryan’s Road – all within easy commuting distance of metro DC.
Charles County, Maryland real estate represents a great value when comparing it to other areas of Maryland and Virginia.
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 Charles County News - Topix
A call about shots fired in the Harbour House community last night led to the arrest of a 20-year-old Charles County man who was wanted in connection with the Sunday night killing of an Annapolis father of 14.
A Charles County woman has been released from custody in a plea agreement on a charge of harboring a fugitive in connection with a gunman's whereabouts after a murder last year in St. via The Independent
Maryland State Police said a 12-year-old boy was struck and killed Monday evening as he rode his bike in Nanjemoy.
www.topix.net /county/charles-md   (517 words)

  
 Real Estate Blog - REAL ESTATE CHARLES COUNTY, MARYLAND, MARKET REPORT FOR OCTOBER, 2006
Charles County is one of several counties referred to as "Southern Maryland".
For years, Charles County was a county occupied by families that had lived in the area for generations.
Prices in Charles County are moderate compared to other counties within commuting distance of the primary job locations, Andrews, Washington, D.C., and the Pentagon.
activerain.com /blogsview/19698/REAL-ESTATE-CHARLES-COUNTY   (427 words)

  
 Charles County Chamber of Commerce
The Charles County Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the 38th Annual Working Woman’s Appreciation Day, on Thursday April 26 from 8:30-3:00 PM at the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Community Center, located at 3090 Crain Highway.
The Charles County Chamber of Commerce is a private, not-for-profit organization of more than 750 member businesses and business representatives.
The Charles County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the next New Member Connections Breakfast scheduled for Tuesday, May 8th...
www.charlescountychamber.org   (522 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Charles County, Md.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
U.S. Representative from Maryland at-large, 1789-91; district judge in Maryland, 1791-1802.
Maryland state house of delegates, 1832-37, 1856-57; died in office 1857; U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1838-45;
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 Combs &c. Land in Charles County, Maryland
John SLYE late of St Maryes County was Attached to answer unto John WADE of a plea wherefore with force and armes one tract of land lying in Charles County called by the name of Coomes Purchase containing two hundred and fifty acres.
He is remanded into the Custody of the Sheriff of Charles County by him to be delivered up to the Sheriff of St Maries County when he comes to be safely kept in Irons untill the next Court according to the foll precept viz.
March 8, 1747/48 from Charles BAKER of CC, planter, to John BIGGES of CC, Planter for 15,000 lbs of tobacco and for divers other good causes, all the tract of land called Combs Purchase, lying in Charles County, and bounded by the southwest side of the Swamp of Allens Fresh, containing about 70 acres.
www.combs-families.org /combs/records/md/charles/land.htm   (2068 words)

  
 Charles County Maryland Real Estate
Charles County Maryland Real Estate is a way for consumers to find the best Real estate Agents and Brokers for every city in Charles County Maryland.
When you have been directed to an Charles County Maryland real estate professional in the area you have chosen you will be able to search for your dream home and get free printouts from the MLS database in that area.
Charles County Maryland Real Estate Brokers and agents can use the many news and information pages we offer to get up to date information about the Charles County Maryland real estate market.
www.myhomesearches.com /county/maryland/charles-county-maryland.htm   (576 words)

  
 Charles County, Maryland MD, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Charles County is one of 23 counties in Maryland.
The county is in the Washington-Arlington metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 135,807.
This was an increase of 12.66% from the 2000 census.
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 Peter Rigg, Charles County, Maryland
The Henry County, Virginia records from 1785 to 1800 may be unrelated, but the two other Rigg families in Henry County moved there from Charles County, Maryland in 1784.
Lease from Richard Molyneux of St. Thomas Manor in Charles County, Gentleman, to Elizabeth Goley of Charles County, spinstress.
Jun 21, 1744 from Peter Rigge of Charles County, planter, to Rich:d Tubman of Prince George's County, Gentleman, for 2000 lbs tovacco, all his right in all that tract of land in Charles County on the south side of Mattiwoma.
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 Realty Times - Real Estate News and Advice - Local Market Conditions
Charles County attracts home shoppers that are looking to be close enough to DC to commute in, but not have to be caught up in the hustle bustle of the city.
The numbers show that the Charles Co. area is one of the most attractive and fastest growing markets in the DC metro area.
Charles Co continues to offer a growing selection of homes available in all price ranges for the serious buyers.
realtytimes.com /rtmcrcond/Maryland~Charles_County~carlosgautier   (430 words)

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