1691 - 1762 (70 years)
William Hearne and family - Headstone
Inscription: "William Hearne, merchant, born 1627, and Mary, born in London, England. Settled here in 1688. He died October 1691 and she died after him. Thomas Hearne, son of William and Mary, born 31 May 1691; died March 1762. His wife Sally Wingate, died before him. Nehemiah Hearne, son of Thomas and Sally, died March 1760. His wife Bettie, died after him."
Hearn - Freeny Cemetery, Delmar, MD, United States of America
Notes: The Hearne-Freeny Cemetery in Delmar is in a field East of Manson-Waller Road just north of Hearne Lane. Directions to the site are:
From the RR tracks in Delmar, take State Street (State Hwy 54) (main East/West thorofare) West to where road forks. Right is DeLine Road, left is Hebron Road. Take left fork, Hebron Road and drive a few blocks to another fork; Hebron Road (to right) meanders along the Delaware/Maryland line southwest, Manson-Waller Road (to left) turns southwest. Take left - Manson-Waller Road. Drive a few more blocks to first lane on left (field road - Hearne Lane - not marked on this end, but is marked on the other southeast end) Take field road (bearing in mind this is private property!!) Drive southeast and look to the northeast - a stand of trees and shrubs about 100 yards to northeast of lane in a field is Hearne/Freeny Cemetery.