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  Thomas Stone, Signer of Declaration of Independence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Thomas Stone is regarded as one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America.
Stone entered politics in 1773 as a member of the Charles County committee of correspondence.
Stone is buried in the family graveyard adjacent to Habre-de-Venture.
www.adherents.com /people/ps/Thomas_Stone.html   (346 words)

  
  Thomas Stone - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thomas Stone (1743–October 5, 1787) was an American planter who signed United States Declaration of Independence as a delegate for Maryland.
Thomas read law at the office of Thomas Johnson in Annapolis, was admitted to the bar in 1764 and opened a practice in Frederick, Maryland.
In 1768 Stone married Margaret Brown (1751-1787), the youngest daughter of Dr. Gustavis Brown, thought to be the richest man in the county.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Thomas_Stone   (525 words)

  
 Colonial Hall: Biography of Thomas Stone
Thomas Stone was the son of David Stone, of Pointon Manor, Charles County, Maryland.
Stone, during a considerable part of that period, was not lucrative; and as the soil of the farm upon which he lived was poor, he found it difficult to obtain more than a competent livelihood.
Stone was a professor of religion, and distinguished for a sincere and fervent piety.
www.colonialhall.com /stone/stone.php   (1349 words)

  
 Thomas Stone National Historic Site home page
Thomas Stone's initial career choice was to be a lawyer, which he began in 1765 by circuit (court) riding between Port Tobacco, Frederick, and Annapolis.
Today, visitors to Thomas Stone National Historic Site can view exhibits about the Declaration of Independence and Thomas Stone’s life, they are also invited to learn more about his home life by viewing Haberdeventure, the reconstructed Charles County home of Thomas Stone.
When Stone purchased Haberdeventure in 1770 his intent was to build a modest home for his wife and their two daughters.
www.nps.gov /thst/home.htm   (378 words)

  
 Stone Family
+ 140 12 Whet Layette STONE was born in 1886.
337 5 Eliza STONE was born in 1845.
338 6 Synthia A. STONE was born in 1847.
members.aol.com /twstone/stone.htm   (12173 words)

  
 Stone - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A stone is a unit of weight equal to fourteen pounds.
As a verb, the intoxicating effects of cannabis, as in to be stoned.
Thomas Stone (1743–1787), a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence as a delegate from Maryland
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Stone   (493 words)

  
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This is not so much meant to be a history of the USS Thomas Stone as it is a way of conveying an episode in the story of one man aboard the Thomas Stone on November 7, 1942, George Christian of the 2nd Battalion, 39th Infantry, 9th Division.
The USS Thomas Stone: Visible is the stern where the torpedo bit into it bending her propeller and rudder to starboard and breaking the propeller shaft leaving The Thomas Stone dead in the water.
Along with the Thomas Stone were the USS Leedstown, the USS Chase, the USS Almaack and the USS Exceller, a commercial steamer drafted for the journey by the Navy.
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 Thomas Stone (AP-59)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Thomas Stone (AP-59) was laid down under a Maritime Commission contract (MC hull 58) as President Van Buren on 12 August 1941 at Newport News, Va. by the Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co. launched on 1 May 1941; sponsored by Mrs.
Thomas Stone loaded troops at Norfolk and, on 26 September, sailed for Ireland with Convoy AT 23.
Despite bad weather and the twisted remnants of the transport's rudder which made her all but unmanageable, the group of ships finally reached Algiers on the 11th and moored to the Quai de Falaise where she discharged the remaining troops and equipment.
www.hazegray.org /danfs/auxil/ap59.htm   (695 words)

  
 STONE
Thomas Stone died at How in the perish of Great Canford, in July, 1820 and left an estate of £6,000 mostly to his nephew John Way of Southampton, who was probably related to Henry Way, his successor as Lester's agent at Trinity.
THOMAS STONE, a native of the parish of Mooncain, county Kilkenny, Ireland; he sailed from Galway April 30th, 1860 and left St. John's, Newfoundland in 1862, where he was last heard from.
Thomas STONE (of Joseph) was born September 11, 1743.
www.geocities.com /colestips/Stone.htm   (3723 words)

  
 National Park Service - Signers of the Declaration (Thomas Stone)
Stone, a rich planter-lawyer of retiring disposition, preferred to stay in the background during his long but limited political career.
Stone was born in 1743 at Poynton Manor, his father's plantation near the village of Welcome in Charles County, Md. He enjoyed all the advantages that accrued to the eldest son.
Stone is buried in the family graveyard adjacent to Habre-de-Venture.
www.cr.nps.gov /history/online_books/declaration/bio47.htm   (541 words)

  
 Fredericksburg.com - The Overlooked Founding Father
Stone was the youngest of Maryland's four signers of the Declaration.
Thomas Stone was born in 1743 at Poynton Manor in Charles County.
Both of Stone's daughters--Margaret and Mildred--married brothers from the Daniel family, the prominent Stafford County clan that owned the Crow's Nest plantation on the neck of land in the southeastern part of the county between Accokeek and Potomac creeks.
fredericksburg.com /News/FLS/2002/082002/08312002/673403   (1642 words)

  
 Obituary of E. J. Stone, 1819-1887, co-founder of Stone and Thomas Stores   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Stone was one of the best known of our citizens, and his death, though not unexpected, caused great sorrow all over the city.
Jacob Thomas, and the two gentlemen traveled up and down the river in the pursuit of their business, being only in the city at intervals.
Stone's active and tireless labors in the cause of Christianity are well known.
wheeling.weirton.lib.wv.us /people/others/EJSTONE.HTM   (350 words)

  
 National Register Listings in Maryland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Thomas Stone, (1743-1787), a Signer of the Declaration of Independence, built Habre de Venture after 1771 and lived there for the remainder of his life.
Stone abandoned Frederick after the death of his father, Daniel Stone, returning to his native Charles County, and purchased the Habre de Venture property late in 1770 and began constructing a new house on the property the next year.
Shortly after signing the Declaration of Independence Stone was selected by Congress to represent Maryland as a highly respected member of a small, elite group instructed by the Congress to construct the framework for a new central political authority that would guide the affairs of state for the new nation.
www.marylandhistoricaltrust.net /NR/NRDetail.asp?HDID=105&FROM=NRMapCH.html   (726 words)

  
 Stone, Thomas on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
STONE, THOMAS [Stone, Thomas] 1743-87, political leader in the American Revolution, signer of the Declaration of Independence, b.
Sherrill Thomas, a member of the Boone Society, checks out a head stone that may be marking the grave of Edward Boone off Levy Road, in Bourbon County, in Paris, Kentucky, on Thursday, November 18, 20
British singer Joss Stone, 16, records her first album with 1970s sound musicians, including Timmy Thomas, at left, in Miami, Florida, on September 12, 2003.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/S/Stone-T1h.asp   (948 words)

  
 Thomas Stone National Historic Site (U.S. National Park Service)
Purchased in 1770 by Thomas Stone, this restored plantation home has been open to the public as a National Historic Site since 1997.
Students search for clues to his innocence or guilt and in a mock trial determine if Thomas Stone was a traitor to Great Britain or an American Patriot for signing the Declaration of Independence.
Thomas Stone's uncle, Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer was one of the signers of the United States Constitution.
www.nps.gov /thst   (228 words)

  
 USS Thomas Stone
After flight, an inspection of the damage revealed that the ship was in no immediate danger of sinking but was nevertheless unable to move under her own power.
On 19 November, Thomas Stone was moved to the outer harbor to make room for two large convoys.
Thomas Stone received one battle star for World War II service.
www.multied.com /Navy/patrol/thomastone.html   (694 words)

  
 washingtonpost.com: Tough Schedule May Help Thomas Stone Turn a Corner
If Thomas Stone's softball team finishes the regular season strong and makes a nice postseason run, the Cougars will look back on this past week as their season's turning point.
Thomas Stone began the week with a tough loss to Huntingtown on Monday, and, two days later, was silent for five innings against Patuxent, to which it had lost two weeks earlier.
Although the teams from Anne Arundel County are tough, the only challenging SMAC foe awaiting Thomas Stone in the Maryland 4A East Region is Patuxent, which the Cougars now know they can defeat.
www.washingtonpost.com /ac2/wp-dyn/A11157-2005Apr23?language=printer   (490 words)

  
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Stone is thought to have sailed from England in the year of 1621, to Chesapeake Bay, Virginia.
Capt William Stone was proclaimed Justice of Accomak in 1633, styled Captain in 1637 and high Sheriff of Northumberland Co. Va.
Thomas Stone, haberdasher, London, England was William Stone's Uncle.
www.public.asu.edu /~moore/files/Bill_Ford/web/Chapter10.html   (557 words)

  
 Marsha Graves Part 2
Thomas Sprigg was born in 1630 in Kettering, Northamptonshire, England, and died in 1704 at Resurrection Manor, Calvert, Prince George's Co., Md. His will was probated 29 Dec. 1704.
Roper, William Cotton and Capt. Stone, brothers-in-law of John Graves and administrators of the estate of Capt. Thomas Graves, were originally appointed administrators of John Graves' estate, but in April 1640 they resigned and William Parry was appointed.
Thomas Graves (3) by some accounts was born about 1617, probably in England.
www.tsgraves.com /genealogies/new_marshaGraves2.htm   (1518 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Cure by Crying: How to Cure Your Own, Depression, Nervousness, Headaches, Violent Temper, Insomnia, Marital ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Thomas A. Stone is a remarkable man. In search of an effective therapy for himself, he figured out the methods in this book on his own - with no formal training beyond extensive reading at home (as noted by reviewer JSpeyrer, Stone studied some 250 therapies).
Stone opens his book with a recounting of his early traumas which were uncovered during his own therapy This short section may be read on the internet at this link: Amazon Book Store.
Thomas A. Stone has removed even more by revealing details (and even giving the exact questions the "therapist" should ask!) of how regressive therapy can be practiced between two individuals.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0964767406?v=glance   (2974 words)

  
 Rock Solid   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Gayland Hamilton pries a 20-ton block of stone from the bedrock with a puff of dust.
Stone sheets move along an automated bolishing line to be buffed to a smooth shine.
Bill Coughlan, who, in rebellion, attended St. Mary’s University of Minnesota rather than St. Thomas, where his father was a longstanding trustee, also funds a scholarship to assist Christian Brothers and School Sisters of Notre Dame to continue their education at St. Thomas.
www.stthomas.edu /magazine/showarticle.cfm?ArticleID=109859293   (2064 words)

  
 Thomas Stone
Thomas Stone was born at Poynton Manor in Charles County Maryland in 1743.
He was educated by a Scottish school-master and later studied law at the office of Thomas Johnson.
Little else is know about Thomas Stone, as no letters or papers accounting his life have ever been found.
www.ushistory.org /declaration/signers/stone.htm   (225 words)

  
 Thomas Stone National Historic Site - Things To Know Before You Come (U.S. National Park Service)
Thomas Stone National Historic Site is located on Rose Hill Road between routes 6 and 225 in Port Tobacco, MD 5 miles west of La Plata (HWY 301) and 30 miles south of Washington D.C. Special Programs
Thomas Stone National Historic Site commemorates the home and life of a signer of the Declaration of Independence.
The Stone family lived at Haberdeventure from 1770 until 1936, a total of six generations.When a fire destroyed much of the main house in 1977, the house had been continuously occupied for over 200 years.
www.nps.gov /thst/planyourvisit/things2know.htm   (219 words)

  
 The Family History of - Stone
I was one of John Stone’s sons and the father of Richard Stone who appeared briefly in the records of Brunswick County before the area in which he was living was carved off to form Lunenburg County in 1746.
Thomas was possibly the Thomas Stone who “imported himself in the year 1740” and was later settled on Wildcat Creek just across the Lunenburg boundary in Brunswick County.
Thomas Pettus was head of a household of 10 whites and 22 fls in Mecklenburg County in 1782. 
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 Amazon.com: Single Stone Tunnel: Toys & Games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The Thomas Wooden Railway System is designed to grow along with your child's increasing abilities.
We've been playing with Thomas since our four-year old turned one and this has consistently been one of the easiest pieces to integrate into a track setup while still providing good fun.
I'd say this is one of the best values of all the Thomas pieces and certainly would be the one I'd buy first for a younger engineer.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/ASIN/B00000JIBV/ref=nosim/trainweb   (465 words)

  
 Thomas Stone National Historic Site - Areaparks.com
The story of Thomas Stone is not just the story of man who signed the Declaration of Independence.
Finally it is a story of love, a love of the land and the area that held a family here for 165 years, having generations grow up, work the land, and then choosing to spend their eternity buried in its welcoming grasp.
When you visit Thomas Stone National Historic Site, you are truly taking a step back in time.
thomasstone.areaparks.com   (218 words)

  
 Thomas Stone National Historic Site - Frequently Asked Questions (U.S. National Park Service)
Haberdeventure the name of Thomas Stone's home and plantation was originally written as three separate words, Haber de Venture.
The plantation was named by its first owner John Barefoot almost a century before it was purchased by Thomas Stone.
That Thomas Stone National Historic Site not only contains the country home of Thomas Stone but is also his final resting place.
www.nps.gov /thst/faqs.htm   (224 words)

  
 Dr. Thomas L. Stone
Thomas L. Stone is a board certified maxillofacial surgeon who specializes in oral, maxillofacial, facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Stone is a member of numerous professional societies and organizations including the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, the American Medical Association, the American Dental Association, the Colorado Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the Colorado Medical and Dental Associations.
In addition to cosmetic surgery, Dr. Stone’s interests include reconstructive surgery of the face and jaws including placement of jaw implants (dental implants) to replace teeth that have been avulsed or removed, corrective jaw surgery, and removal of wisdom teeth.
cosurgicalarts.com /meet/thomas.html   (413 words)

  
 WWD: ELDER-BEERMAN TO BUY STONE & THOMAS CHAIN.(Brief Article)@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
NEW YORK -- The Elder-Beerman Stores Corp. said it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Stone & Thomas, a privately held department store chain, for $38 million.
The deal reflects the ongoing consolidation of the department store industry and the increasingly difficult retail environment for smaller, independent operators.
Stone & Thomas, based in Wheeling, W. Va., operates 21 stores in West Virginia, Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky and had sales of $121.5 million last year.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1G1:20831141&refid=ip_encyclopedia_hf   (206 words)

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