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Prince George's County
Registers of Wills

1777-1805Samuel Tyler
1805-1829Trueman Tyler
1829-1845Philemon Chew
1845-1851Dr. James Harper
1851-1865William A. Jarboe
1865-1871Alpheus H. Lamber
1871-1877William A. Jarboe, Jr.
1877-1883William R. Smallwood
1883-1889Alonzo G. Darcey
1889-1895J. Benson Perrie
1895-1899Richard N. Ryan
1899-1907William R. Smith
1907-1913William A. Miller
1913-1919George P. Hickey
1919-1942William T. Davis
1942-1946William E. Clifton
1946-1950Griffith S. Oursler
1950-1954W. Curtis Hopkins
1954-1966Walter D. Addison
1966-1978Genella S. McGinniss
1978-1994Callie Mae Heffron
1994-2000Joanne L. O'Brien
2000-2006Lynn Loughlin Skerpon
2006-presentCereta A. Lee


Philemon Chew was appointed September 8, 1829. The vacancy was caused by the death of Trueman Taylor. (PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY REGISTER OF WILLS (Orphans Court Proceedings) Volume PC 1 pp. 1-2, MSA C1275-10)

James Harper commissioned on February 3, 1844. (PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY REGISTER OF WILLS (Orphans Court Proceedings) Volume PC 2 pp. 96-97, MSA C1275-11)

GOVERNOR AND COUNCIL (Commission Record) 1726-1837, MSA S108
SECRETARY OF STATE (Commission Record) MSA S1081
SECRETARY OF STATE (Election Return Abstracts) MSA S1122
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