The English ship the Ark and the Dove landed with English immigrants on St. Clement's Island in southern Maryland.
March 1, through 31
Women's History Month
March 6, 8, 1962
Nor'easter ravages the Delmarva Coast with tides five feet above normal in Ocean City, Maryland.
March 3, 1889
The schooner the William B. Woods wrecks on Wallop's Beach, Virginia
March 10, 1913
Dorchester County native and abolitionist Harriet Tubman died. Tubman escaped slavery on Delmarva and was responsible for guiding many other slaves to freedom.
March 11, 1888
Blizzard causes wreck of three ships: the Belden, the Enock Turley, and the William G. Bartlett on Cape Henlopen, Delaware
March 12, 1912
The schooner John W. Hall wrecks on the beach at Ocean City.
March 21, 1783
The American Revolution's last naval action took place in the Chesapeake Bay
March 24, 1820
Berlin, Maryland native Commodore Stephen Decatur dies after losing a duel
March 25, 1634