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Gaithersburg become settled in 1765 as a small agricultural agreement known as Log Town near the modern Summit Hall on Ralph Crabb's 1725 land provide "Deer Park". The northern part of the land grant changed into bought through Henry Brookes, and he constructed his brick home "Montpelier" there, beginning first with a log cabin in 1780/three. This 1,000 acre tract have become a part of the landmark IBM Headquarters complicated built at the then-new I-270 Interstate "Industrial", now "Technology", Corridor inside the overdue Sixties to the Nineteen Seventies. Benjamin Gaither married Henry's daughter Margaret, and Benjamin and Margaret inherited a portion of Henry's land previous to Henry's demise in 1807. Gaither constructed his home on the land in 1802. By the 1850s the place had ceased to be known as Log Town and changed into recognized to inhabitants as Gaithersburg.1850s
The Forest Oak Post Office, named for a big tree within the metropolis, become positioned in Gaither's save in 1851. However, when the railroad turned into built thru town the new station was referred to as Gaithersburg, an officially identified call for the community for the primary time.1870s
The town included beneath its modern-day call in 1878. Gaithersburg boomed all through the overdue 19th century and churches, faculties, a mill, grain elevators, stores, and resorts have been constructed. Much of this improvement focused around the railroad station.
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