Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Levin Winder (1757-1819)
MSA SC 3520-1396
Governor of Maryland, 1812-1816 (Federalist)

Sources:


Archival sources -

GOVERNOR AND COUNCIL (Letterbook) Gov. Winder to Pres. Madison, 26 April 1813, pp. 241-242, MdHR 1885 [MSA S1075-11, 2/26/2/26].

Senate Journal, May Session, 1813.

Senate Journal, December Session, 1813.

SOMERSET COUNTY REGISTER OF WILLS (Inventories) Inventory of Levin Winder, 1819, Liber JP 2, p. 169-172, MdHR 20,028-6 [MSA C1772-12, 1/50/4/15].

SOMERSET COUNTY REGISTER OF WILLS (Wills) Will of Levin Winder, 1819, Liber JP 4, p. 61, MdHR 20,067 [MSA C1815-7, 1/50/4/6].

Maryland State Archives SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (Biographical Research files) Levin Winder [MSA SC 3520-1396, 2/11/11/4]


Newspaper/Magazine Articles -

"Obituary." Maryland Gazette, 8 July 1819, p. 3.

Stump, Brice.  "Maryland's 'forgotten patriot.'" The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 9 June 1991.

Stump, Brice.  "Mystery surrounds lost grave of Gov. Winder." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 9 June 1991.

"Touching History." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 9 June 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Researchers narrow hunt for Winder grave in late 1940s." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 16 June 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Legend is all that remains of Winder mansion." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 16 June 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Inventory offers insight into Winder's personality." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 16 June 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Dashiell spent decades in search of Winder grave." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 23 June 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Metal casket theory intrigued researcher." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 23 June 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Visions of buried riches brought out grave robbers." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 23 June 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Winder historian faced conflicting stories in search for elusive grave." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 30 June 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Camp chest belonged to Gen. Washington." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 30 June 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Winder grave hunters may have been victims of hoax." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 30 June 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Separating fact from fiction." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 7 July 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Artist's notes reveal estate visits." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 7 July 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Speculation puts graveyard near old farm house." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 7 July 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Investigators face possibility the mystery may be solved." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 14 July 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Winder descendant provides best lead." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 14 July 1991.

Stump, Brice. "Ledger reveals insight into private lives." The (Salisbury) Daily Times, 14 July 1991.


Books -

Archives of Maryland, vol. 18: Muster Rolls, 1775-1783.  Baltimore:  Maryland Historical Society, 1900.

Brewer, James H. Fitzgerald.  "The Democratization of Maryland, 1800-1837," in Morris L. Radoff, editor, The Old Line State, I.  Hopkinsville, KY, 1956.

Eisenberg, Gerson G.  Marylanders Who Served the Nation:  A Biographical Dictionary of Federal Officials from Maryland.  Annapolis:  Maryland State
    Archives, 1992.

Muller, Charles G.  The Darkest Day:  1814.  The Washington-Baltimore Campaign.  Philadelphia, 1963.

Papenfuse, Edward C., et al., "Levin Winder," in A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Vol. II, I-Z.  Baltimore:
        Johns Hopkins University Press, 1985, p. 902.

Powell, Henry F., in Matthew Page Andrews, Tercentenary History of Maryland, IV.  Chicago, 1925.

Ridgely, Helen W.  Historic Graves of Maryland.  Reprint edition, Baltimore, 1967.

Schultz, Edward T.  History of Freemasonry in Maryland, II.  Baltimore, 1885.

White, Frank F., Jr.  The Governors of Maryland 1777-1970.  Annapolis:  The Hall of Records Commission, 1970.


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