Take a trip to the past and relive the historic culture found within Queen Anne’s County! Get a true feel for what life back in the early days was like, and learn about the county’s interesting antiquity. History is plentiful in the over three-hundred-year-old county of Queen Anne’s. Kent Island, situated at the foot of The Chesapeake Bay Bridge, is the site of the first English settlement (1631) within Maryland, and the country’s third after Jamestown and Plymouth Rock.