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Washington County MD's page on Hagerstown MD.
What County is Hagerstown MD in? Washington County MD. In fact, Hagerstown MD is the county seat of Washington County.
Hagerstown MD is located in the Western MD area, with the major Highways of Interstate 70 traveling east and west, and Interstate 81 traveling north and south. Hagerstown MD is a short distance from Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. Lets not forget Hagerstown Regional Airport.
Just a touch of useful information for Hagerstown MD
1762 Jonathan Hager founded currently Hagerstown as Elizabethtown after his wife. The name changed from Elizabethtown, to Hager's Town, to what it is called now as Hagerstown. At times, some locals do refer to it as H-town, Hager's bush.
July 05, 1864 A signifigant event happened in Hagerstown MD, as published by the Hagerstown Herald and Torch Light on July 06, 1864. "The Ransom of Hagerstown and General Mccausland's Rampage Through Washington And Frederick Counties"
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