Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

William Paca (1740-1799)
MSA SC 3520-965

Governor of Maryland, 1782-1785

Contents of paper file:

Email of 5 January 2000 from Jean Russo, Director of Research, Historic Annapolis Foundation, regarding the location of William Paca's grave. (1 page)
DHRC Coxe Papers, Tench Coxe Section, Incoming Correspondence (8 pages)
DHRC excerpt from the Independent Gazette, 17 April 1788 (1 page)
Chronology of the Life and Public Career of William Paca (7 pages)
Correspondence re:  Paca's alleged Italian ancestry (2 pages)
Correspondence re:  Maryland Historical Society publication on Paca (3 pages)
Letter of 1792 from William Paca to Charles Ridgely, from Ridgely Papers, MS 1127 (1 page)
Outline on William Paca, pgs. 975-978 (4 pages)
Langdon/Elwyn Family Papers; letter of 1788 from John Vaughan to John Langdon (4 pages)
Summary sheets (19 pages)
Notes on Ann Harrison's family from Stiverson-Jacobsen files (2 pages)
Notes from Phebe Jacobson's notes (1 page)
Notes on Mary Chew's family (3 pages)
Notes on LHP file, John Paca (1 page)
Notes on Rebecca Dulany, stepsister of Paca's wife Mary (1 page)
Land summary sheets (6 pages)
1783 Property Assessment (1 page)
Chart on Debt Books (1 page)
Notes on "Will of Richard  Bennett, Esq., of QA," mentioning Mary Chew (2 pages)
Computer printout, William Paca biography (7 pages)
Handwritten notes, William Paca biography (16 pages)
Notes on 1790 census (1 page)
Notes on AA Co. original wills (1 page)
Notes on QA probate (1 page)
Notes on NEH Annapolis Project Grant #H69-0-178 (1 page)
Notes on Chancery Court Records 107 and 112 (2 pages)
Notes on Allegany Co. Assessments, 1793 (1 page)
Notes on 1798 Federal Direct Tax (1 page)
Notes on 1798 tax (1 page)
Notes in Stiverson-Jacobsen file re:  Land in FR, SO, DO (1 page)
Notes from Stiverson-Jacobsen files (2 pages)
Notes on Patent Index (1 page)
Notes on BA deeds (3 pages)
Notes on QA deeds (1 page)
Notes on KE deeds (1 page)
Notes on AA deeds (3 pages)
Notes on HA deeds (2 pages)
Notes on Provincial Court (Land records)  (13 pages)
Notes on St. Anne's Vestry Minutes (1 page)
Notes on Senate Journal, October 1777 session (1 page)
Notes on civil list (1 page)
Notes on Laws of Maryland, October 1780, Chapter 27 (1 page)
Notes on Inv. of Md. State Papers (2 pages)
Notes on CAI Preservation Consultants, Historical and Archeological Research, William Paca Gardens, Annapolis (Alexandria, 1974) (1 page)
Notes from Dictionary of American Biography , vol. X, p. 121 on William White, who married the sister of Paca's second wife (1 page)
Notes on MA, LXIV, p. 23 (1 page)
Excerpt from the Maryland Journal, 12 May 1788 (2 pages)
Letter of 28 April 1788 from William Smith to Samuel Williams (2 pages)

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