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    [County Seal, Anne Arundel County, Maryland] Origin: Anne Arundel County was created in 1650 (Chapter 8, Acts of 1650, April Session). The County was named for Lady Anne Arundell (1615-1649), daughter of Thomas Arundell of Wardour, and wife of Cecilius Calvert, 2nd Lord Baltimore and founder of the Maryland colony.

    Boundaries: Bounded north by Baltimore City; east by Chesapeake Bay; south by Calvert County; west by Patuxent River, Prince George's & Howard counties.

    [photo, Arundel Center, 44 Calvert St. (from Northwest St.), Annapolis, Maryland] County Code & Charter
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    County Seat: Annapolis, MD 21401
    Form of Government: Charter since 1964.
    Population: 1990 census: 427,239; 2000 census: 489,656; 2010 census: 537,656

    Arundel Center, 44 Calvert St. (from Northwest St.), Annapolis, Maryland, July 2014. Photo by Diane F. Evartt.


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