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Timeline of Charles Benedict Calvert's Life


This timeline presents key dates and events in the lives of George Calvert and his wife, Rosalie Stier Calvert, including their ancestors and descendants. It also traces the chronology of the Riversdale mansion, where the Calverts resided, from its nineteenth-century construction through its twentieth-century restoration as an historic house museum. Throughout the timeline, dates and events from French, United States, and Maryland history have been added to provide historical context to the Calverts' and Riversdale's story.