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How did maryland get its name?

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asked Jan 16, 2014 in before 1700 by anonymous
   

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The king charles 1 who was the king of britain gave the territory to Lord Baltimore on his request for religious freedom. while he was handing over the colony He gave the name as Maryland to the colony which was named after queen mary.
answered Jan 16, 2014 by jjohnson Inquisitive Expert (54,120 points)

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