Trivia: Where Was Francis Scott Key Born?

MACo County Trivia

This week’s question:

Which County Is Home to the Birthplace of Francis Scott Key?

Francis Scott Key (August 1, 1779 – January 11, 1843) was an American lawyer, author, and amateur poet, who wrote the lyrics to the United States’ national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner”.

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A correct answer will be chosen at random and the winner and answer will be published in next week’s This Week on Conduit Street. 

Congratulations to Robert L. Willey, the winner of last week’s trivia. Bob is Assistant Finance Director of Dorchester County Government. Caroline County is home to four alpaca farms open to the public. As described by Visit Maryland,

Maryland is home to scores of alpaca farms, many provide visitors the opportunity to get up close and personal with the alpaca lifestyle and learn more about alpacas!