St. Mary's County, Maryland
Combined Bibliography List
Revised June 3, 2004
Submit Additions, Corrections, Etc., to Judith Burger

St. Mary's County, Maryland References.

Federal Direct Tax of 1798 St. Mary's County Maryland (taken as of 1 October 1798.) Transcribed and Compiled by Wanda M. Schuhart. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press. Leonardtown, MD: 1998. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Abstracts of the Levy Court Records of St. Mary's County, Maryland 1829-1877. Compiled by Linda Davis Reno. Indexed by Richard A. Everett. March 1991. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD Highly recommended

A Most Convenient Place, "Leonardtown, Maryland 1650-1950." Aleck Loker. The Commissioners of Leonardtown and Solitude Press. Leonardtown, MD: 2001. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Alienations and Transfers. "A list of Alienations and transfers in St. Mary's County from 6 June 1786 to 7 March 1829". Compiled by Charles E. Fenwick. Indexed by Wanda Schuhart. 2003, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD Highly recommended.

Balances of Final Distributions: JJ & JF (1782-1815) , Of St. Mary's County, Maryland, Transcribed by Hope H. Grace, St. Mary's County Historical Society, Leonardtown, Maryland, 2002, Printing Press, Inc., Leonardtown, MD. NOTE: These records are in the same volume. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD Highly recommended.

Balances of Final Distributions: JF 1 (1816-1829) Of St. Mary's County, Maryland, Transcribed by Hope H. Grace, St. Mary's County Historical Society, Leonardtown, Maryland, 2002, Printing Press, Inc., Leonardtown, MD. NOTE: These records are in the same volume. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD Highly recommended.

Birth Index of St. Mary's, Charles and Calvert Counties Maryland 1898 through 1919. Compiled by Anne Ascosi Baker. The St. Mary's County Historical Society. PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD: 1997.

Burial Records for Trinity Church Cemetery St. Mary's City, Bound from USGen Web.

Burials From tombstones, Grave Markers, and Church Registers of St. Mary's County, Maryland (1634-1994), Janet Tice et al, 1996, St. Mary's County Historical Society, P.O. Box 212, Leonardtown, Maryland. NOTE: Highly recommended.

Burials From tombstones, Grave Markers, and Church Registers of St. Mary's County, Maryland (1634-1994), Janet Tice et al, 1996, St. Mary's County Historical Society, P.O. Box 212, Leonardtown, Maryland. NOTE: Highly recommended.

Calendar of Events, St. Mary's County in the American Revolution, Edwin W. Beitzell, 1775, St. Mary's County, Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, Maryland. This book does not get the attention it deserves. It contains information about St. Mary's County men and events found no place else.

Catholic Families of Southern Maryland. "Records of Catholic Residents of St. Mary's County in the Eighteenth Century." Timothy J. O'Rourke. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1985. NOTE: Recommended.

Charlotte Hall School 1774-1976. J. Roy Guyther, M.D. 1992. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Charlotte Hall. "The Village 1797-1997." J. Roy Guyther, M.D. 1997. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Chaptico. "A History of St. Mary's County's 4th District." Joseph E. Norris, Jr. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 1984. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Chronicles of St. Mary's Book No. 1 Vols. 1-4 1953-1956. St. Mary's County Historical Society, Leonardtown, MD: 1988.

Chronicles of St. Mary's Book No. 4 Vols. 11-14 1963-1966. St. Mary's County Historical Society, Leonardtown, MD.

Chronicles of St. Mary's Book No. 5 Vols. 15-18 1967-1970. St. Mary's County Historical Society, Leonardtown, MD. Chronicles of St. Mary's Book No. 6 Vols. 19-22 1971-1974. St. Mary's County Historical Society, Leonardtown, MD.

Chronicles of St. Mary's Book No. 7 Vols. 23-26 1975-1978. St. Mary's County Historical Society, Leonardtown, MD.

Chronicles of St. Mary's Book No. 8 Vols. 27-30 1979-1982. St. Mary's County Historical Society, Leonardtown, MD.

Chronicles of St. Mary's Book No. 9 Vols. 31-34 1983-1986. St. Mary's County Historical Society, Leonardtown, MD.P NOTE: The Chronicles of St. Mary's, Books 1 through 34, are distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD. The Chronicles are a Journal published by the St. Mary's Historical Society. They contain articles on genealogy, history, photographs, illustrations, maps, excerpts from genealogical and historical records pertaining to St. Mary's County, Maryland

Colonial Records of Southern Maryland, Trinity Parish & Court Records Charles County, Christ Church Parish & Marriage Records Calvert County, St. Andrew's & All Faith's Parishes St. Mary's County, Elise Greenup Jourdan, 2000, Willow Bend Books, Westminster, Maryland. Also Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE: Highly recommended

Death Index of St. Mary's, Charles and Calvert Counties Maryland 1898 through 1923. Compiled by Barbara Bassford Higgs. The St. Mary's County Historical Society. PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD: 1997.

Death Notices (1900-1930) from the St. Mary's Beacon (St. Mary's County, Maryland's First Newspaper). Consolidated and Indexed by Richard T. Nelson, Jr., Transcribed by Regina Combs Hammett and Charles David Long, 2003. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Deaths and Burials in St. Mary's County Maryland. Leona Cryer. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1995.

Debt Books of St. Mary's County, Maryland 1753-1758. Linda Davis Reno. St. Mary's County Historical Society. PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD: 1995. NOTE: Highly Recommended

Doctors of St. Mary's County (1634-1900). Margaret K. Fresco. Privately Published Maryland: 1992. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

History of St. Mary's County Maryland. Regina Combs Hammett. Ridge, Maryland: 1977 NOTE: Highly recommended.

History of St. Mary's County, Maryland 1634-1990, Regina Combs Hammett, Third printing 2000, St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, Maryland. NOTE: Highly recommended.

Index to Obituaries, Memorials, and Death Notices (1931-1969) from the St. Mary's Enterprise and The Enterprise (St. Mary's County, Maryland Newspapers). Transcribed and Compiled by Charles David Long. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 1999. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Index to The Enterprise (St. Mary's Co., Maryland Newspaper) Obituaries (1970-1996). Compiled by Richard T. Nelson Jr. Leonardtown, MD: 1997. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

In My Time When I was Coming Along. "Remembering Women's Work in St. Mary's County 1900-1950". Andrea Hammer. St. Mary's County Documentation Project. 1988.

Judgments of St. Mary's County Court Leonardtown, Maryland. 1807-1841. Vol. JH. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 2003. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Land Commission Record of St. Mary's County, Maryland. 1843-1884. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 2002. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Life on the Potomac River, Edwin W. Beitzell, 1968-1973, Heritage Books, Inc., Bowie, Maryland.

Marriages and Deaths St. Mary's County, Maryland 1634-1900, Margaret K. Fresco, 1982-2001, Brookville, MD. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE: Highly recommended.

Additions and Corrections Marriages and Deaths St. Mary's County Maryland 1634-1900. Margaret K. Fresco. For the original Publication

Marriage Records, St. Mary's County, Maryland (1897-1915) from Marriage Liber E.B.A. No.1, Richard T. Nelson, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Marriage Records St. Mary's County, Maryland (1915-1940) from Marriage Liber E.B.A. No, 2, Richard T. Nelson, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Marriage Records, St. Mary's County, Maryland (1940-1949) from Marriage Liber C.B.G. No. 3, Richard T. Nelson, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Marriage Records, St. Mary's County, Maryland (1949-1960) from Marriage Liber C.B. G. No.4, Richard T. Nelson, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Mechanicsville. "The Story of our Village." J. Roy Guyther, M.D.: 1994. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Methodist Churches in St. Mary's County, Bi-Centennial Committee of Cluster VII of St. Mary's Co., Maryland. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Obituaries, Memorials and Death Notices (1883-1902) & (1912-1930) from the St. Mary's Enterprise (St. Mary's Count, Maryland Newspaper). Transcribed and Compiled by Charles David Long. St. Mary's County Historical Society. PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD: 1998.

Proceedings of the Orphan's Court of St. Mary's County, Maryland, Book I, 1777-1801, Charles E. Fenwick, Sr. Indexed by Claude G. Blackwell, St. Mary's County, Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, Maryland

Proceedings of the Orphan's Court of St. Mary's County, Maryland, Book II, 1801-1809, Claude G. Blackwell, no date, St. Mary's County, Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, Maryland NOTE: Book I & II contained in one Volume. Recommended

Proceedings of the Orphan's Court of St. Mary's County, Maryland, Book III, 1809-1826, Claude G. Blackwell,1996, St. Mary's County, Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, Maryland Recommended

Proceedings of the Orphan's Court of St. Mary's County, Maryland, Book IV-A,Nov 1826-Dec 1829, Claude G. Blackwell,1997, St. Mary's County, Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, Maryland Recommended

Revolutionary Patriots of Calvert & St. Mary's Counties, Maryland 1775-1783, Henry C. Peden, Jr., Reprint. 2001, Willow Bend Books, Westminster, MD Also distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD. Recommended

St. Mary's County Corners Inquest 1821-1921. Researched and Compiled by Harry C. Knott. St. Leonard, Maryland: 1993. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

St. Mary's County, Maryland Colonial Period Tenants and Owners of "Beaverdam Manor" and Surrounding Manors. Mary Louise Donnelly. Ennis, Texas: 1998. Use with caution. Check your sources.

St. Mary's County, Maryland Marriage Records (1897-1915) from Marriage Libel E.B.A. No. 1. Compiled and Edited by Richard T. Nelson, Jr. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 2001.

St. Mary's County, Maryland Marriage Records (1915-1940) from Marriage Libel E.B.A. No. 2. Compiled and Edited by Richard T. Nelson, Jr. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 2001.

St. Mary's County, Maryland Marriage Records (1949-1960) from Marriage Libel C.B.G. No. 4. Compiled and Edited by Richard T. Nelson, Jr. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 2003.

St. Mary's County, Maryland, Rent Rolls, 1639-1771. TLC Genealogy. Miami Beach, FL: 1993.

St. Mary's County, Maryland Wills 1776-1791, HH#1 and JJ#1, Abstracted by Linda Davis Reno, Indexed by Joann Ellis Humphries, St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE: Highly recommended.

St. Mary's County, Maryland Wills 1791-1802, JJ#2, Abstracted by Linda Davis Reno, Indexed by Joann Ellis Humphries, St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE: Highly recommended.

St. Mary's County, Maryland Wills 1803-1820, JJ#3, Abstracted by Linda Davis Reno, Indexed by Joann Ellis Humphries, 2001, St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE: Highly recommended.

St. Mary's County Patent Records 1635-1946, Linda Davis Reno, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

St. Mary's County Registry of Wills Orphans Court. "Annual Valuations and Assessments: 1780-1841." Transcribed by: Kirk E. Ranzetta, 1997, California, MD. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

St. Mary's County Wills, 1821-1835, Abstracted by Linda Davis Reno, 2004, St. Mary's County Historical Society., PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

That Sweet Land. "A gustatory exploration of St. Mary's County, Maryland since the arrival of the English Settlers on its shores in 1634." Henry Bonner. Printing Press Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 2003.

The Dry Docking Farm St. Mary's County, Maryland Founded in 1673. Tom Stevenson. GenealogySource.com. July 2001. (Genealogy)

Index to 1790 Federal Census St. Mary's County, Maryland, Fred W. Heine, 1999

1790 Federal Census St. Mary's County, Maryland, Fred W. Heine, 1999

The First Census: The 1790 Census Saint Mary's County, Maryland. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

The 1800 Census of St. Mary's County, Maryland. Barbara Bassford Higss. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 1998. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

The Third Census: The 1810 Census of St. Mary's County, Maryland. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 1998.

The 1820 Census St. Mary's County, Maryland. The Fourth Census. Transcribed and proofed by Wanda A. Schuhart and Mary Z. Beavan. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 1999-2000. Also distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

The Sixth Census. "The 1840 Census, St. Mary's County, Maryland." St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 2001.

The 1850 Census of St. Mary's County Maryland. Compiled by The Genealogy Committee. The St. Mary's County Historical Society. PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD: 1979.

The 1860 Census of St. Mary's County, Maryland. Compiled by Shirley Evans Colleary, Harvey L. Lineback, and David Roberts. Copyright 1982. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

The 1870 Census of St. Mary's County, Maryland. Compiled by the Genealogy Committee, St. Mary's County Historical Society PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD.

The 1880 Census of St. Mary's County, Maryland, Richard T. Nelson, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

1900 Census St. Mary's County Maryland. Transcribed and Indexed by Linda Davis Reno, Mechanicsville, MD: 1994.

1900 Census St. Mary's County Maryland, Richard T. Nelson, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

The 1910 Census of St. Mary's County, Maryland. Transcribed and Compiled by the St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press, Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 1997. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

The 1920 Census of St. Mary's County, Maryland. Transcribed and Compiled by Richard T. Nelson, Jr. St. Mary's County Historical Society. Printing Press Inc. Leonardtown, MD: 2000. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

The 1930 Census of St. Mary's County, Maryland. Transcribed and Compiled by Richard T. Nelson, Jr. St. Mary's County Historical Society. PO Boox 212, Leonardtown, MD: 2002.

The History of Saint Mary's Six Court Houses - 1644- 2002, Aleck Loker, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

The Jesuit Missions of St. Mary's County, Maryland. Edwin Warfield Beitzell. Abell, MD: 1976. NOTE: Highly recommended.

The Jesuit Missions of St. Mary's County, Maryland, Edwin W. Beitzell, Reprinted 1998, St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, Maryland. NOTE: Highly Recommended.

Where Maryland beganÍ.the Colonial History of St. Mary's County, Sandy Shoemaker, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Yesterday in Old St. Mary's County. Robert E. T. Pogue. Second Edition 1973. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Maryland References - General

CD #4 Marriage Index: MD, NC, VA, 1624-1915, Broderbund.

CD #184 Family History: Colonial Families of Maryland 1600s-1900s, Broderbund. Contains: Anne Arundel Gentry: A Genealogical History of Some Early Families of Anne Arundel County, Maryland, Vol. 1-3, by Harry Wright Newman Early Families of Southern Maryland, Volumes 1-6, by Elise Greenup Jourdan

Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volumes 1-4, by Robert W. Barnes and F. Edward Wright Early Families of Frederick County, Maryland and Adams County, Pennsylvania, By Steve Gilland Frederick County Backgrounds, By Steve Gilland Colonial Families of Anne Arundel County, Maryland, By Robert Barnes Monocacy and Catoctin: Some Settlers of Western Maryland and Adjacent Pennsylvania and their Descendants, 1725-1988, Volume 2, By C.E. Schildknecht Recommended

CD #195 Family History: Maryland Genealogies and Marriages, 1634-1820, Broderbund. Contains: Baltimore County Families, 1659-1759 Maryland Genealogies, Volumes 1 and 2. Maryland Marriages, 1634-1820, Robert Barnes NOTE: Highly Recommended .

CD #206 Genealogical Records: Maryland Probate Records, Broderbund. Contains: Maryland Calendar of Wills" Volumes 1-16 by Jane Baldwin Cotton and F. Edward Wright

Abstracts of the Administration Accounts of the Prerogative Court of Maryland by Vernon L. Skinner

Abstracts of the Balance Books of the Prerogative Court of Maryland by Debby Moxey

Abstracts of the Inventories and Accounts of the Prerogative Court of Maryland by Vernon L. Skinner NOTE: Highly Recommended, but does not include some of the Abstracts listed below)

CD #208 Genealogical Records: Maryland Genealogical Society Bulletin, Volumes 1-38, Borderbund. This data set contains images of the pages of volumes 1 through 38 of The Maryland Genealogical Society Bulletin. Published by the Maryland Genealogical Society, the Bulletin is distributed quarterly to its members and contains family history information from the 1600s to the 1900s. The essays and articles collected in this data set include information on approximately 240,000 individuals.

CD #224 Marriage Index: Maryland, 1655-1850, Broderbund This data collection contains information on approximately 258,000 individuals whose marriages took place between 1655 and 1850 in Maryland.

CD #521 Genealogical Records: Maryland Settlers and Soldiers, 1700s-1800s, Broderbund. Contains: Marriages and Deaths from the Maryland Gazette, 1727-1839 by Robert W Barnes Marriages and Deaths from Baltimore Newspapers, 1796- 1816 by Robert W Barnes Maryland Records: Colonial, Revolutionary, County and Church from Original Sources. Two Volumes by Gaius Marcus Brumbaugh Revolutionary Records of Maryland by Gaius Marcus Brumbaugh and Margaret R. Hodges Index of Marriage Licenses, Prince George's County, Maryland 1777-1886 by Helen W. Brown Marriage Licenses of Caroline County, Maryland, 1774-1815 by Henry Downes Cranor Index to Marriages and Deaths in the 'Baltimore Sun,' 1837- 1850 Index to Marriages in the 'Baltimore Sun,' 1851-1860 by Thomas L. Hollowak The British Invasion of Maryland, 1812- 1815 Muster Rolls and Other Records of Service of Maryland Troops in the American Revolution, 1775-1783 Maryland Revolutionary Records by Harry Wright Newman A Record of Interments at the Friends Burial Ground, Baltimore, Maryland by E. Erick Hoopes and Christina Hoopes Orderly Book of the 'Maryland Loyalists Regiment,' June 18 by Caleb Jones Roster of Civil War Soldiers from Washington County, Maryland by Roger Keller Civil War Burials in Baltimore's Loudon Park Cemetery by Anna Miller Watring

CD: Prince George's County, Maryland Genealogical Society Bulletin, Volumes 1-30. Prince George's County Genealogical Society.

CD: Stones and Bones, Cemetery Records of Prince George's County, Maryland. Prince George's County Genealogical Society.

1776 Census of Maryland. Bettie Stirling Carothers. Family Line Publications. Silver Spring, MD: 1986.

1778 Census of Maryland. Bettie Stirling Carothers. 1972.

A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789. Volume 1: A-H. Edward C. Papenfuse, Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan, and Gregory A. Stiverson. The John Hopkins University Press. Baltimore, MD: 1985.

A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789. Volume 2: I-Z. Edward C. Papenfuse, Alan F. Day, David W. Jordan, and Gregory A. Stiverson. The John Hopkins University Press. Baltimore, MD: 1985.

Abstracts of Chancery Court Records of Maryland 1669-1782. Debbie Hooper. Family Line Publications, Maryland: 1996.

Abstracts of the Administration Accounts of the Prerogative Court of Maryland. "Libers 46-51 1760-1764. V.L. Skinner, Jr. Willow Bend Books. Westminster, MD: 2002. Data from these abstracts is not on CD #206.

Abstracts of the Administration Accounts of the Prerogative Court of Maryland. "Libers 52-58 1764-1768. V.L. Skinner, Jr. Willow Bend Books. Westminster, MD: 1999. Data from these abstracts is not on CD #206.

Abstracts of the Administration Accounts of the Prerogative Court of Maryland. "Libers 59-66 1768-1771. V.L. Skinner, Jr. Willow Bend Books. Westminster, MD: 1999. Data from these abstracts is not on CD #206.

Abstracts of the Administration Accounts of the Prerogative Court of Maryland. "Libers 67-74 1771-1777. V.L. Skinner, Jr. Willow Bend Books. Westminster, MD: 1999. Data from these abstracts is not on CD #206.

Abstracts of Maryland Will Book 38 Part I 1770-1771. Compiled by Annie Walker Burns. Bettie Carothers. Lutherville, MD: 1975.

Abstracts of Maryland Will Book 38 Part II 1771-1772. Compiled by Annie Walker Burns. Bettie Carothers. Lutherville, MD: 1975.

Adventurers, Cavaliers, Patriots - Ancestors Remembered, National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Maryland. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

A Guide to Government Records at the Maryland State Archives. "A Comprehensive List by Agency and Record Series." The Maryland State archives: 1991.

A Guide to the Maryland Hall of Records: Local, Judicial, and Administrative records on Microform. Volume One. Edward C. Papenfuse, Susan A. Collins, Christopher N. Allan. Archives Division Hall of Records Commission Department of General Services. Annapolis, MD: 1978.

American Marriage Records Before 1699, Edited and Compiled by William Montgomery Clemens, 1967 reprinted from 1926 edition, Genealogical Publishing Company, Baltimore, Maryland

American Migration Guide. John W. Heisey. Heritage House. Indianapolis, IN: 1985.

An Index of the Source Records of Maryland. "Genealogical, Biographical, Historical." Eleanor Phillips Passano. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore: 1984.

An Index to Some of the Family Records of the Southern States. E. Kay Kirkham. The Everton Publishers, Inc. Logan, Utah: 1979.

Ancestors of American Presidents. Compiled by Gary Boyd Roberts. The New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston Massachusetts. Carl Boyer, III. Santa Clarita, Ca: 1995.

Before the Rain Comes and Washes All the Dust Away. William and Robert Watson. (Genealogy).

Bible Records and Marriage Bonds. Compiled by Jeannette Tillotson Acklen. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1980.

Bound Over. "Indentured Servitude and American Conscience." John Van Der Zee. Simon and Schuster. New York, NY: 1985.

Burke's American Families with British Ancestry. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1983.

Chesapeake Bay in the Civil War, Eric Mills, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Chesapeake Conflict. "The Troublesome Early Days of Maryland." Gene Williamson. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1995.

Chesapeake Politics 1781-1800. Norman K. Risjord. Columbia University Press. New York, NY: 1978.

Chronicles of Colonial Maryland. James Walter Thomas. Clearfield Company, Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1995. Recommended. This book includes some of the records kept at St. Clement's Manor.

Colonial and Historic Homes of Maryland, 1642-1830, Don Swann, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD Colonial Families of the Southern States of America. Stella Pickett Hardy. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1981.

Colonial Maryland Naturalizations. Jeffrey A. Wyand, and Florence L. Wyand. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1986.

Colonial Records of Southern Maryland. Elise Greenup Jourdan. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1997.

Colonial Records of Southern Maryland, Trinity Parish & Court Records Charles County, Christ Church Parish & Marriage Records Calvert County, St. Andrew's & All Faith's Parishes St. Mary's County, Elise Greenup Jourdan, 2000, Willow Bend Books, Westminster, Maryland. NOTE: Highly recommended.

Colonial Settlers St. Clements Bay 1634-1780 St. Mary's County, Maryland. Mary Louise Donnelly. Ennis, Texas: 1996. Use with caution. Check your sources.

Colonial Soldiers of the South, 1732-1774. Murtie June Clark. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1983.

Colonial Virginians and their Maryland Relatives. Norma Tucker. Clearfield Company, Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1996. Use with caution. Check your sources.

Crime and Punishment in Early Maryland. Raphael Semmes. The John Hopkins University Press. Baltimore, MD: 1996.

DAR Library Catalog. Volume One, Second Revised Edition. Family Histories and Genealogies. National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Washington, D.C.: 1983.

DAR Library Catalog. Volume One, Supplement. Family Histories and Genealogies. National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Washington, D.C.: 1984.

DAR Patriot Index. "An Index to the Spouses of the DAR Patriots." Volume III. Mrs. Walter Hughey King. National Society of the Daughter of the American Revolution. Washington: 1986.

DAR Patriot Index. Mrs. William Henry Sullivan, Jr. National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Washington: 1966.

Directory of Maryland Church Records. "The Genealogical Council of Maryland. Compiled By Edna A. Kanely. Family Line Publications, Maryland: 1987.

Directory of Ministers and the Maryland Churches they Served 1634-1990. Volume I: A-K. Edna Agatha Kanely. Willow Bend Books. Westminster, MD: 2002.

Directory of Ministers and the Maryland Churches they Served 1634-1990. Volume II: L-Z. Edna Agatha Kanely. Willow Bend Books. Westminster, MD: 2002.

Early Families of Southern Maryland. Volume III. Elsie Greenup Jourdan. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1994.

Early Families of Southern Maryland. Volume IV. Elsie Greenup Jourdan. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1995.

Early Families of Southern Maryland. Volume V. Elsie Greenup Jourdan. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1996.

Early Families of Southern Maryland. Volume VI. Elsie Greenup Jourdan. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1998.

Early Families of Southern Maryland. Volume VII. Elsie Greenup Jourdan. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1999.

Early Families of Southern Maryland. Volume IX. Elsie Greenup Jourdan. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 2000. NOTE: CD #184 Family History: Colonial Families of Maryland 1600s-1900s, Broderbund, contains Vols. I-VI of Early Families of Southern Maryland.

Early Manor and Plantation Houses of Maryland, H. Chandlee Forman, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Free African-Americans in Maryland, 1832-, Jerry M. Hyson, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE: Includes St. Mary's County as well as other Maryland Counties.

Genealogical Abstracts from 18th-Century Virginia Newspapers. Robert K. Headley, Jr. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1987.

Genealogical and Biographical Research. "A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications." National Archives Trust Fund Board. U.S. General Services Administration. Washington, D.C.: 1983.

Genealogical and Memorial Encyclopedia of the State of Maryland. "A record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of a Commonwealth and the Founding of a Nation." Volume I. Ed. Richard Henry Spencer, LL.B.

Genealogical and Memorial Encyclopedia of the State of Maryland. "A record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of a Commonwealth and the Founding of a Nation." Volume II. Ed. Richard Henry Spencer, LL.B.

Genealogical Periodical Annual Index. "Key to the Genealogical Literature." Vol. 28. Compiler: Leslie K. Towle. Editor: Laird C. Towle. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1990.

Genealogical Societies and Historical Societies. "A Comprehensive World-Wide Listing." J. Konrad. Summit Publications. Munroe Falls, Ohio: 1983

German Genealogical Digest. Volume I, Number I. Larry O. Jensen. Jensen Publications. Pleasant Grove, Utah: 1985.

Gleanings from Maryland Newspapers. 1727-1775. Robert Barnes. Bettie Carothers. Lutherville, MD: 1976.

Gleanings from Maryland Newspapers. 1776-1785. Robert Barnes. Bettie Carothers. Lutherville, MD: 1875.

Gleanings from Maryland Newspapers 1786-1790. Robert Barnes. Bettie Carothers. Lutherville, MD: 1975.

Gleanings from Maryland Newspapers 1791-1795. Robert Barnes. Bettie Carothers. Lutherville, MD: 1976.

Guide to Genealogical Research in the National Archives. National Archives and Records Service. Washington, D.C.: 1982.

Heads of Families first Census of the United States - 1790 Maryland. Maryland Heritage Series Number 1. Washington Government Printing Office. 1907.

Historic Episcopal Churches of Southern Maryland, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Historic Graves of Maryland and the District of Columbia. Helen W. Ridgely. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1992.

History of Maryland: Province and State. Matthew Page Andrews. Doubleday, Doran, and Company, Inc. Garden City, New York: 1929.

History of Western Maryland. J. Thomas Scharf, A.M. Volume I. Regional Publishing Company. Baltimore, MD: 1968.

History of Western Maryland. J. Thomas Scharf, A.M. Volume II. Regional Publishing Company. Baltimore, MD: 1968.

Index to Scharf's History of Western Maryland. Volumes I and II. Helen Long. Clearfield Company and Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1995. NOTE: You need the index!

Immigrant Ancestors. "A List of 2,500 Immigrants to America before 1750." Edited by Frederick Adams Virkus. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1980.

Immigrant and Passenger Arrivals. A select catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications. National Archives Trust Fund Board. U.S. General Services Administration. Washington, D.C.: 1983.

Index to Genealogical Periodicals. Donald Lines Jacobus. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1981.

Index to the 1820 Census of Maryland and Washington D.C. Complied by Gary W. Parks. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1986.

Index to War of 1812 Pension Files. Volume I through III. Transcribed by Virgil D. White. The National Historical Publishing Company. Waynesboro, TN: 1989.

Indians of Early Maryland, Harold R. Manakee, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Inside the Great House. "Planter Family Life in Eighteenth-Century Chesapeake Society." Daniel Blake Smith. Cornell University Press: 1986.

Kings Passengers to Maryland & Virginia, Peter Wilson Coldham, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Land Office and Prerogative Court Records of Colonial Maryland. Elisabeth Hartsook, Gust Skordas. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1989.

Life in Maryland in the Seventeenth Century, Louise Turner, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Life on the Potomac River, Edwin Beitzell, 1968, Heritage Books, Inc., Bowie, MD. Also distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE:Complete History of the Tidewater Potomac, Washington DC to the Chesapeake Bay, 1600s-late 1960s

Lost Towns of Tidewater Maryland, Donald G. Shomette, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Marriages and Deaths from the Maryland Gazette, 1727-1839. Robert Barnes. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1979.

Maryland 1850 Census Index. Ronald Vern Jackson. Accelerated Indexing Systems, Inc. Utah: 1976.

Maryland Account Book #54 1766. Bettie Stirling Carothers, Lutherville, MD: 1976.

Maryland Account Book Number 33 1752. Compiled by Annie Walker Burns. Bettie Stirling Carothers. Lutherville, MD: 1974.

Maryland and District of Columbia Volunteers in the Mexican War. Charles J. Wells. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1991.

Maryland and Virginia Colonials: Genealogies of Some Colonial Families. Sharon J. Doliante. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1991. (Genealogy)

Maryland Catholics on the Frontier, The Missouri and Texas Settlements, Timothy J. O'Rourke, 1973-1993, Brefney Press. Obtained from Jack O'Rourke, father of deceased Timothy J. O'Rourke.

Maryland Calendar of Wills, The. "Wills from 1635(earliest probated) to 1685." Volume I. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Kohn and Pollock, Publications. Baltimore, MD: 1904.

Maryland Calendar of Wills, The. "Wills from 1685 to 1702." Volume II. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Kohn and Pollock, Publications. Baltimore, MD: 1901.

Maryland Calendar of Wills, The. "Wills from 1703 to 1713." Volume III. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Kohn and Pollock, Publications. Baltimore, MD: 1907.

Maryland Calendar of Wills, The. "Wills from 1713 to 1720." Volume IV. Jane Baldwin Cotton and Roberta Bolling Henry. Kohn and Pollock, Publications. Baltimore, MD: 1914.

Maryland Calendar of Wills, The. "Wills from 1720 to1726." Volume V. Jane Baldwin Cotton and Roberta Bolling Henry. Kohn and Pollock, Publications. Baltimore, MD: 1917.

Maryland Calendar of Wills, The. "Wills from 1726 to 1732." Volume VI. Jane Baldwin Cotton and Roberta Bolling Henry. Kohn and Pollock, Publications. Baltimore, MD: 1920.

Maryland Calendar of Wills, The. "Wills from 1732 to 1738." Volume VII. Jane Baldwin Cotton and Roberta Bolling Henry. Kohn and Pollock, Publications. Baltimore, MD: 1925.

Maryland Calendar of Wills, The. "Wills from 1738 to 1743." Volume VIII. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Kohn and Pollock, Publications. Baltimore, MD: 1928.

Maryland Calendar of Wills. "1744-1749." Volume 9. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1991.

Maryland Calendar of Wills. "1748-1753." Volume 10. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1991.

Maryland Calendar of Wills. "1753-1760." Volume 11. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1992.

Maryland Calendar of Wills. "1759-1764." Volume 12. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1992.

Maryland Calendar of Wills. "1764-1767." Volume 13. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1992.

Maryland Calendar of Wills. "1767-1772." Volume 14. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1993.

Maryland Calendar of Wills. "1772-1774." Volume 15. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1994.

Maryland Calendar of Wills. "1774-1777." Volume 16. Jane Baldwin Cotton. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1995.

Refer to CD #206 Genealogical Records: Maryland Probate Records, 1674-1774, Broderbund, for The Maryland Calendar of Wills. It would be a much less expensive purchasing via CD than by book.

Maryland Deponents 1634-1776. Volume IV. Henry C. Peden, Jr. Willow Bend Books. Westminster, MD: 2000.

Maryland Deponents 1634-1799. Henry C. Peden, Jr. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1991.

Maryland Genealogies. "A Consolidation of Articles from the Maryland Historical Magazine." Robert Barnes. Volume I. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore: 1980.

Maryland Genealogies. "A Consolidation of Articles from the Maryland Historical Magazine." Robert Barnes. Volume II. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore: 1980.

Maryland Historical Trust. "Inventory of Historic Sites in Calvert County Charles County and St. Mary's County." Maryland Historical Trust. Annapolis, MD: 1980.

Maryland in the Civil War: A House Divided, Robert I. Cottom, Jr. and Mary Ellen Haywood, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Maryland Marriages, (1634-1777). Compiled by Robert Barnes. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1975.

Maryland Marriages, (1778-1800). Compiled by Robert Barnes. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1979.

Maryland Militia War of 1812. Volume 5. St. Mary's and Charles Counties. F Edward Wright. Family Line Publications. Maryland: 1983.

Maryland Records, Colonial Revolutionary County Church, Vol I, Gaius Marcus Brumbaugh, Reprint 1993, Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, MD Contains St. Mary's County, Maryland Data. NOTE: Highly recommended.

Maryland Records, Colonial Revolutionary County Church, Vol II, Gaius Marcus Brumbaugh, Reprint 1993, Genealogical Publishing Co., Baltimore, MD

Marylanders to Carolina. "Migration of Marylanders to North Carolina and South Carolina Prior to 1800." Henry C. Peden, Jr. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1994.

Marylanders to Kentucky. " 1775-1825." Henry C. Peden, Jr. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1991. Also distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Marylanders in the Confederacy. Daniel D. Hartzler. Family Line Publications. Silver Spring, MD: 1986.

Marylanders in the Index of Revolutionary War Pension Applications. Raymond B. Clark, Jr. Arlington, Va.: 1982.

Maryland's at Gettysburg, Daniel Carroll Toomey, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Men of Maryland Since the Civil War. Paul Winchester. Volume I. Maryland County Press Syndicate. Baltimore, MD: 1923.

Methodism through Family Lineage. "Including Baptism, marriages, deaths and early trustee and probationary records of the following churches located in Southern Maryland: Bethel, Leonardtown, Joy Chapel, and Mt. Zion. Lenore Jean Blevins. 1991. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD Recommended if your ancestors were still in St. Mary's in the 1880s and beyond.

Monument School of the People. "A Sesquicentennial History of St. Mary's College of Maryland 1840-1990." J. Frederick Fausz. St. Mary's College of Maryland. 1990.

More Colonial Families of Maryland. "Pioneers of Westmoreland County, Virginia and Kentucky." Mary Louise Donnelly. Ennis, Texas: 2003.

More Maryland Deponents 1716-1799. Henry C. Peden, Jr. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1992.

More Marylanders to Carolina. "Migration of Marylanders to North Carolina and South Carolina Prior to 1800." Henry C. Peden, Jr. Willow Bend Books. Westminster, MD: 1999.

More Marylanders to Kentucky. "1778-1828". Henry C. Peden, Jr. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1997. Also distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

National Archives Microfilm Publications. National Archives Trust Fund Board. Washington: 1974.

National Intelligencer and Washington Advertiser Newspaper Abstracts 1806-1810. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1996.

National Intelligencer and Washington Advertiser Newspaper Abstracts 1800-1805. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1996.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1811-1813. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1997.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1814-1817. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1997.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1818-1820. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1998.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1821-1823. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1998.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1824-1826. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1999.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1827-1829. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1999.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1830-1831. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1999.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1832-1833. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 2000.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1834-1835. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 2000.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1836-1837. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 2001.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1838-1839. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 2002.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1840. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 2003.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1841. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 2003.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, Special Edition: The Civil War Years. July 1, 1863-December 31, 1865. Volume 2. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 2001.

National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, Special Edition: The Civil War Years. January 1, 1861-June 30, 1863. Volume 1. Joan M. Dixon. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 2001.

New World Immigrants. Volume I through II. Michael Tepper. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1980.

Old Maryland Landmarks : A Pictorial Story of Interesting People, Places, and Events in Old Maryland, Pogue, Robert E. T., 1910- NOTE: Out of print, but Recommended

Papers Relating to the Early History of Maryland. Sebastian F. Streeter. Fund-Publication, No. 9. Baltimore, MD: 1876.

Passengers to America. Michael Tepper. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1980.

Pirates on the Chesapeake, Donald G. Shomette, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Point Lookout Prison Camp for Confederates. Edwin W. Beitzell. St. Mary's County Historical Society. PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD: 1983.

Provincial Families of Maryland. Volume I. Compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1998.

Records on Microform. Maryland State Archives. Annapolis, MD: 1990.

Roberts Cole's World. "Agriculture and Society in Early Maryland." Lois Green Carr, Russell R. Menard, Lorena S. Walsh. The University of North Carolina Press. Chapel Hill, NC: 1991. Recommended for learning how people lived in the early days of the colony.

Revolutionary Records of Maryland, Gaius Marcus Brumbaugh & Margaret Robert Hodges, 1978 Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, Maryland,

Scots on the Chesapeake. "1607-1830." Compiled by David Dobson. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1992.

Searching for your Ancestors. "The how and why of Genealogy." Gilbert H. Doane. University of Minnesota Press. Minneapolis, MN: 1960.

Settlers of Maryland 1679-1783, Peter Wilson Coldham, Consolidated Edition 2002, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD Note: Consolidated Edition.

Ship Passenger Lists. "The South (1538-1825)." Edited and Indexed by Carl Boyer, 3rd. Family Line Publications. Westminster, MD: 1979.

Side-Lights on Maryland History. Hester Dorsey Richardson. Volume I. Tidewater Publishers. Cambridge, MD: 1967.

SlackWater. Oral Folk History of Southern Maryland. "A Journal of the Southern Maryland Documentation Project." Volume II. Marc Kriss, David McCarter, Craig Singer. St. Mary's College of Maryland: 1999.

Southern Maryland Families. "13 Families & 22 Allied Families." Complies and Edited by: Raymond B. Clark, Jr. St. Michaels, MD: 1987.

Tercentenary History of Maryland. Matthew Page Andrews. Volumes I through IV. The S.J. Clarke Publishing Company. Baltimore: 1925.

The 1982 Supplement to the DAR Patriot Index. Mrs. Walter Hughey King. National Society of the Daughter of the American Revolution. Washington: 1982.

The Chesapeake in the Seventeenth Century. "Essays on Anglo-American Society." Edited by Thad W. Tate and David L. Ammerman. W.W. Norton and Company, Inc. New York: 1979.

The Compendium of American Genealogy. Volumes I through VII. Frederick A. Virkus. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1987.

The Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy First Families of America. Edited by Fredrick A. Virkus. A.N. Marquis & Company. Chicago: 1925

The Early Settlers of Maryland. Gust Skordas. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore: 1979.

A Supplement to The Early Settlers of Maryland. Compiled by Carson Gibb, Ph.D. Maryland State Archives. Annapolis, MD: 1997

The Early Settlers of Maryland, Gust Skordas, 6th printing 2002, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD.

The Flowering of the Maryland Palatinate. Harry Wright Newman. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore: 1984.

The Library a Guide to the LDS Family History Library. Edited by Johni Cerny and Wendy Elliott. Ancestry Publishing. Salt Lake City, UT: 1988.

The Manuscript Collections of the Maryland Historical Society. Avril J. M. Pedley. Maryland Historical Society. Baltimore, MD: 1968.

The Maryland Gazette 1727-1761. Karen Mauer Green. The Frontier Press. Galveston, Texas: 1989.

The Maryland Line in the Confederate Army. "1861-1865." W.W. Goldsborough. Butternut Press. Gaithersburg, MD: 1983.

The Maryland Militia in the Revolutionary War, S. Eugene Clements and F. Edward Wright, 2001 4th printing, Willow Bend Books, Westminster, Maryland

The Maryland Original Research Society of Baltimore Bulletins. Albert Levin Richardson. Three parts in One. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1979.

The Marylanders: Without a Shelter or Crumb. By: Stephen D. Calhoun. Heritage Books, Inc. Maryland: 1993 The story of the killing of a northern officer by Col. John Sothoron and the seizure of his plantation as a result.

The Pennsylvania-German in the Settlement of Maryland, Daniel Wunderlich Nead, M.D., 1914, , Reprint 1975, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, Maryland

The Source a Guidebook of American Genealogy. Edited by Arlene Eakle and Johni Cerny. Ancestry Publishing Company. Salt Lake City, UT: 1984.

The Vital Record Compendium. Compiled by John "D" and E. Diane Stemmons. The Everton Publishers, Inc. Logan, Utah: 1979.

To Maryland from Overseas. Harry Wright Newman. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 1985.

To Maryland From Overseas, Harry Wright Newman, 1982-Reprint 1986,Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, Maryland

Tracing Your German Roots. Maralyn A. Wellauer. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: 1978.

General References

CD AIS Census Index Pre-1790, Ancestry.com 391,125 records from 1607-1789, includes records from before the first U.S. Census AL, CT, DE, IL, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MS, MO, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, PA, RI, SC, VT, VA

CD #22 International Records: English Settlers in Barbados, Broderbund. Contains: "Barbados Records: Baptisms 1637- 1800" "Barbados Records: Marriages 1643-1800" Volumes I and II "Barbados Records: Wills and Administrations 1639- 1680" Volume I "Barbados Records: Wills and Administrations 1681-1700" Volume II "Barbados Records: Wills and Administrations 1701-1725" Volume III

CD #145 Military Records: Revolutionary War Pension Lists, Broderbund. Contains: The Pension Lists of 1792-1795. Index to U.S. Invalid Pension Records, 1801-1815 Revolutionary Pensioners: A Transcript of the Pension List of the United States for 1813 Revolutionary Pensioners of 1818 The Pension List of 1820 The Pension Roll of 1835 (4 volumes) A Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services, 1840 Pensioners of the Revolutionary War Struck Off the Roll Rejected or Suspended Applications for Revolutionary War Pensions

CD #210 National Genealogical Society Quarterly, Vols. 1-85, 1600s-1900s, Broderbund. Contains: Information on families throughout the U.S. as included in this Quarterly which was distributed to the NGS members.

CD #229 Marriage Index: KY, NC, TN, VA, WV, 1728-1750, Broderbund. Contains: Marriage information for approximately 1,164,000 individuals who were married in 333 counties in these states.

CD #310 Census Index: Colonial America 1607-1789, Broderbund. Contains: Approximately 390,000 records from AL, CT, DC, DE, GA, IL, LA, MA MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, VA, VT The small percentage of other records that may be referenced in this Family Archive include the following: allotment rolls, church records, Colonial censuses, Continental Army records, Continental censuses, county censuses, common pleas court records, fidelity oaths, freeman lists, immigration records, Indian censuses, jury lists, land records, land patents, land warrants, lotteries, loyalist lists, marriage records, merchant lists, military records, mortality schedules, muster rolls, newspapers, oaths of allegiance, pension rolls, petition lists, pre-US jurisdictions, quit rents, rebel lists, rent rolls, residence lists, slave schedules, state censuses, state papers, tax lists, territorial censuses, veteran schedules, voter lists, French censuses, minuteman lists, Spanish censuses, sugar-worker censuses, fine assessments, indentured servant lists, regimental rolls, and accounts, inventories, and wills from probate records.

CD #311 Census Index: U.S. Selected Counties 1790, Broderbund. Contains: Approximately 595,000 records from AL, CA, CT, DC, DE, GA, IL, IN, KY , LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, VT.

The small percentage of other records that may be referenced in this Family Archive include the following: allotment rolls, church records, Colonial censuses, Continental Army records, Continental censuses, county censuses, common pleas court records, fidelity oaths, freeman lists, immigration records, Indian censuses, jury lists, land records, land patents, land warrants, lotteries, loyalist lists, marriage records, merchant lists, military records, mortality schedules, muster rolls, newspapers, oaths of allegiance, pension rolls, petition lists, pre-US jurisdictions, quit rents, rebel lists, rent rolls, residence lists, slave schedules, state censuses, state papers, tax lists, territorial censuses, veteran schedules, voter lists, French censuses, minuteman lists, Spanish censuses, sugar-worker censuses, fine assessments, indentured servant lists, regimental rolls, and accounts, inventories, and wills from probate records.

Federal Population Censuses, 1790-1890. A catalog of microfilm copies of the schedules. National Archives Trust Fund Board. Washington, D.C.: 1979.

German-English and English-German Dictionary, K. Wichmannn, 1946, David McKay Company, Washington Square, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

A People's History of the United States 1492- Present, Howard Zinn, 1994, Harper-Collins Publsihers, Inc., New York, NY

Reading Early American Handwriting, Kip Sperry, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Uncovering Your Ancestry through Family Photographs. Maureen Taylor. Betterway Books. Ohio: 2000.

Web Publishing for Genealogy. Peter Christian. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD: 2000.

Webster's American Military Biographies. Robert McHenry. Dover Publications, Inc. New York, NY:1978.

Surname & Genealogical References

Before the Rain Comes and Washes All the Dust Away, William and Robert Watson, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE: Surnames included are Alvey, Burch, Dean, Graves, Green, Hedrick, Morgan, Quade, Thompson, etc.

Cheseldine & Gerard Families of Maryland, Thomas Brent Cheseldine and Beverly Wild, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Descendants of Joseph Mattingly & Hessina Hinton, Joseph F. Mattingly & Eliza Mattingly Kelly, 1978, McDowell Publications, Utica, Kentucky Recommended

Descendants of George and Matilda Cullins with Allied Families, Juanita Fallin Gass, Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE: Cullins Family 1800- mid 1990's. Some allied families include Baily, Gass, Guy, Mattingly, Russell, Tennyson and Yates.

Gardiner Generations and Relations. Volume I Gardiner Generations. Thomas Richard Gardiner. Leonardtown, MD: 1991

Gardiner Generations and Relations. Volume II Gardiner Generations. Thomas Richard Gardiner. Leonardtown, MD: 1991.

Gardiner Generations and Relations Volume I & II, Thomas Richard Gardiner (696pp). Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE: Descendants of Wyllyam Gardiner, c.1450.

Guy Family from Southern Maryland, Joseph S. Guy, Jr., Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD NOTE: St. Mary's County Family

Hammett Family From Southern Maryland, Joseph S. Guy, Jr., Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Maddox. "A Southern Maryland Family." W.N. Hurley, Jr. Heritage Books, Inc. Bowie, MD: 1994.

Morgan Family from William and Charity Morgan. "ca 1755 to 1900+". Compiled by Wanda Schuhart. 1998. Distributed by St. Mary's County Historical Society, PO Box 212, Leonardtown, MD

Notes on Genealogy. "The Family of Joseph Franklin Guy." George A. Norris, and Justin D. Norris. Hollywood, MD: 2001.

Notes on Genealogy. "The Family of William (of Richard) Hayden." George A. Norris. Reston, Va.: 2001.

Notes on Genealogy. "The Norris, Abell, Stone, Jarboe, Hayden, and Williams Families of Maryland and Related Families." George A. Norris. Reston, Va.: 2001.

Surnames Listed in the 1790 United States Census. Heritage quest. Orting, WA: 1909.

The Abell Family in America, Robert Abell of Rehoboth, Mass, His English Ancestry and His Descendants, etc., Horace A. Abell & Lewis P. Abell, 1940, The Tuttle Pub., Co., Inc., Rutland, Vermont, Custom Reprint 2001, Higginson Book Company 148 Washington Street, PO Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970.

The Haydens of Maryland. George A. Norris. Reston, Va.: 2001.

The Heydon - Hayden - Hyden Families. Volume X. No. 3. Falls Church, Va. July 1988.

The History of the Family of Drury, From the Conquest, Arthur Campling, London, 1937

The Hodges Family of Southern Maryland. Tomas McWilliams Hodges and James Pratt Hodges. August 1975.

The Life of Dr. Samuel A. Mudd. Nettie Mudd. Dick Wildes Printing. LaPlata, MD: 1975.

The Mattingly Family in Early America, Herman E. Mattingly, 1975, Self Published, Columbus, Ohio. (deceased, Ordered from Patrick Smeltzer, 33 2nd St. #100, Frazeburg, OH 43822-9610 ) NOTE: Highly recommended.

The Neales of Maryland and Their Descendants. Magdalen McWilliams Mackall. 1965.

The Story of Elizabeth Our Country's First Nun. Rose L. Martin. Twin Circle Publishing Company, Inc. New York: 1968.

Waters Family of Maryland and Virginia. Gladys E. Belk Smith. Virginia Beach, Va.

WebSites Found to be Useful by Contributors for St. Mary's County Research

St. Mary's County Genealogy Linda Reno & Tina Vickery Highly Recommended

Numerous Links to every possible research site pertaining to St. Mary's County Research.
Willaim Robert Mattingly's Home Page Mattingly and related families

The Drury Genealogy

Our Family Generations Drury and related families. Donald Drury

Index to the Archives, Maryland Province, Society of Jesus