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Shiffer, Kate U.

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: September 3, 1916- October 30, 1989

Mrs. Shiffer wrote the song "Charles County is My Home" for the Bicentennial in 1976, and it was adopted as the county's official song for the year although it is not the standard. "Oh Maryland, Fair Maryland" was written and published by Mrs. Shiffer to commemorate Maryland's 350th anniversary.