First Session: March 21, 1642/43 - March 23, 1642/431
Edward C. Papenfuse, et al., A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Vols. 1&2. Annapolis, MD: Maryland State Archives, 1979, 1985.
|Members by Special Writ|
|Thomas Cornwaleys, of the Council
John Lewger, of the Council
Giles Brent, of the Council
|Freemen in Attendance2|
John Robinson, barber
Walter Bayne [Beane]
Richard Garnett [Gardiner], Sr.
Mathias de Sousa
Frnacesco van Rynden
Nicholas Herby [Hervey]
Ralph Bayne [Beane]
1. Writs were initially issued for this to be an elected Assembly, but it in fact became a General Assembly for all freemen or their proxies.
2. At least twenty-nine other men, who never attended personally, were represented by proxies.
3. These men were elected burgesses from Kent Isle with proxies for all of the inhabitants.
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