First Session: September 5, 1642 - September 13, 1642
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 Council1
|John Langford, of the Council
William Blount, of the Council, dns2
Francis Trafford, of the Council, dns2
|Freemen in Attendance|
Nicholas Herby [Hervey]
1. Although he was removed from the Council on September 5, this did not affect his sitting on a special writ. He also represented by proxy seventy-three inhabitants of Kent Isle.
2. Blount and Trafford, as members of the Council, were entitled to sit by special writ in this Assembly, but neither man actually attended.
3. Thomas Weston "pleaded he was no freeman because he had no land nor certain dwelling here &ca.," but by vote the Assembly decided he was a freeman.
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