Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Sophia Sprigg Mercer (1766-1812)
MSA SC 3520-2238
First Lady of Maryland, 1801-1803


Born: April 17661
Mother: Margaret Caile Sprigg2
Father: Richard Sprigg3
Maternal Grandparents: John and Rebecca Ennall Caile of England4
Sprigg Family Home: "Cedar Park" and "Strawberry Hill" in Anne Arundel County5
Marriage: February 3, 1785 to Governor John Francis Mercer6
Children: John, Margaret, and Richard7
Mercer Family Home: "Cedar Park" in Anne Arundel County8
Died: September 25, 18129

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